Tag: Butane

DHL Mix # 190 By Butane

A long time veteran of the International dance music scene, Butane (in his own words) may be the best pure underground House & Techno DJ that you may have never heard of. The Midwest native, now California resident, owned and operated the much renowned Little Helpers and Alphahouse imprints. With the shuttering of the latter, his latest label, Extrasketch, set for his own productions, allows Butane to dive deeper into the sounds of House and Techno as they were meant to be heard. With its first two releases – “Witness Protection” & “Sketch Factor” – well received by the likes ... Read more

What Dance Did Right: Peloton Musique Funds For Environmental Awareness

Seattle’s Peloton Musique presents “Pacific Waves”, an 18-track showcase offering a portal view to the minds and hearts of the left coast’s spirit and charitable mindset, encouraged music for environments and purpose with all online donations going toward Ocean Conservacy With “Pacific Waves”, select artists were asked to donate tracks for ocean conservancy within the Pacific Coast theme. Studio locations range from Vancouver B.C. with techno vet Rennie Foster and Frivolous of Galiano Island, down to San Francisco with Butane of Little Helpers and Alpha House. Hanssen and Pezzner bookend the release and give rise and fall to the intervening ... Read more

Premiere: Butane – Dancefloor Brethren (Original Mix)

Butane is the owner of two exceptional record labels (Alphahouse & Little Helpers), and responsible for a sprawling and impressive discography of original work and remixes. Against the odds, he believes talent, hard work, dedication to craft, attention to detail, and uncompromising belief in these core principles is the way to conduct a meaningful career in the music business. With this philosophy, Butane has cemented himself as one of the most consistent and polished artists in underground house and techno over the past 10 years. With releases on the likes of Crosstown Rebels, Moan and Yoruba Grooves to name a ... Read more