Butch Norton Web Bio

Butch Norton is best known for his 1996-2003 work with Los Angeles-based indie rock band Eels. Since his departure from Eels, Butch has gone on to work with notable musicians Fiona Apple, Tracy Chapman, Lisa Germano, Aimee Mann, Michael Miller, Michael Penn and Rufus Wainwright. Currently, Butch tours and records as Lucinda Williams’ drummer, performing on her latest, critically acclaimed release, “Blessed”. In Los Angeles, Butch’s new LA band Chop Love Carry Fire — with long-time friend and bandmate Jeremy Toback — is receiving rave reviews and are regularly featured on LA’s KCRW.