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Thursday, October 6 2011

Butch Walker & the Black Widows: The Spade

After switching up genres with each new album, Butch Walker seems to have finally settled on something that he's comfortable with. The result? One of the best rock albums of the year.


Thursday, March 25 2010

Butch Walker & the Black Widows: I Liked It Better When You Had No Heart

One of the biggest cult artists working today retains his title by simply doing what he does best: whatever the hell he wants.


Tuesday, November 24 2009

The Gospel According to Butch: Part 3—The Artist

Here songwriting is the focal point and Walker talks about his time working with Avril Lavigne, gives props to "The Macarena", and how he shouldn't try to make songs that are "post-gleeful".


Tuesday, November 17 2009

The Gospel According to Butch: Part 2—The Performer

The ever-prolific producer/songwriter Butch Walker notes how live shows lack a genuine mystique these days, his secret for surviving a tour, and why he'll probably never see Third Eye Blind in concert again ...


Tuesday, November 10 2009

The Gospel According to Butch: Part 1—The Producer

Butch Walker talks with PopMatters about the music industry, the problems that young bands frequently succumb to in the studio, and why it's more important to write songs than design T-shirts.


Wednesday, November 12 2008

Butch Walker: Sycamore Meadows

What makes Walker so damn good: his willingness to throw everything in the pot to make heartfelt music full of bluster and brains.


Friday, August 4 2006

Butch Walker: The Rise and Fall of Butch Walker and the Lets-Go-Out Tonites

This album is the real deal, the shit, a modern masterpiece, and I don't use those terms lightly. It rocks from beginning to end with an arched eyebrow and a steamy sexuality.


Wednesday, July 24 2002

Butch Walker: Left of Self-Centered


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