Butcherbird (CD)


Aussie icon John Williamson is set to release his 20th studio album Butcherbird on August 24. This will be the first original album for Williamson since 2014’s Honest People. Butcherbird sees John reflecting on life, love and the bush that surrounds him on his bush property in Springbrook, Queensland. With album tracks such as Pigs On The River, Buddy & Slim and Simpson Desert already tried and tested on John’s live audiences, the album showcases John Williamson’s ability to capture the land, characters and Australian spirit in song. Williamson’s stellar career spanning close to 50 years in the music industry has seen him inducted into the prestigious ARIA Hall of Fame, secure three ARIA Awards, 26 Golden Guitars, MO Awards, three APRA Awards, Platinum and Gold album accreditations and sell more than four million albums in total.

Release date is 24th August


  1. The Valley Of His Dreams/It Doesn’t Get Better Than This
  2. Pigs On The River
  3. Looking For A Story
  4. Buddy And Slim
  5. Simpson Desert
  6. Please Don’t Forget Me
  7. Lucky To Be Alive
  8. You Don’t Love Your Love Anymore
  9. Time Is Slippin’ Away
  10. When My Horse Came In