I’ll be hosting a jam session on Front St. beginning Oct. 6. Bring out your instruments and come call some tunes you want to play!

Happy 275th, Wilmington. I had a blast with the trio today! #youngswangers #keithbutlertrio


Christoph Niemann is better than you at Instagram. In fact, he might be the best visual artist working on the internet, by the internet, for the internet. 

Check out the jam: 

The band is rehearsed and we’re all ready to go for the Great Gatsby Bash tonight! The Blind Elephant is the spot. 21 N. Front St. Wilmington, NC. Music starts at 10! 20s era tunes all night!

Maybe a new business card?

Finally got my jazz trio up and running. If you are in Wilmington, NC, check us out at The Blind Elephant every Thursday night. 21 N. Front St. Nothing but straight ahead music!! 9pm-12am. No cover.



Growing up I was asked “Marty, what do you want to be when you grow up?”

Every time I would always say “a preacher”.

I never said, “I want to work a 9-5 with a 401k and retire when I’m 60 in a Winnebago.”

When were young I don’t think we consider the complexities of growing up. We just think I…