Buttercup News

POWERLINE SNEAKERS - Disasterpiece LP

John Billington

POWERLINE SNEAKERS - Disasterpiece LP

HELL YEAH!!!! One of THE best Aussie Rock'n'Roll Records of the past few years (Released on CD by the fine Kasumuen label in 2017) comes to life on VINYL in this special edition release on BCR (Butt 046) which you'll see is housed in a New Sleeve courtesy of the manic pen work of GLENN SMITH, along with a 2 Sided Full colour Insert & Download Card! Ten knockout cuts featuring members who have lived, bled & breathed R'n'R in this country across many decades & who have spent time in classic bands such as the SPLATTERHEADS / THE POWDER...


Buttercup Records goes International

John Billington

Buttercup Records goes International

We have launched a second phase of Buttercup Records, tackling overseas releases along with our hefty schedule of New and Archival Australian Releases. The first cab off the rank is a Previously Unreleased 1969 album recorded in the UK from DARRELL WHITTAKER (based in the UK) & DAVE LOVELAND (based in Australia). Their early musical endeavours sprung from the Sidcup Art School alongside members of the ROLLING STONES & THE PRETTY THINGS, with the notes on the back of the LP telling their story of band comps, near miss auditions into major bands finding their feet, homemade electronics & Instrument...


Coda Chroma - New 7" Vinyl 'Circles' out now on Buttercup Records

John Billington

Coda Chroma - New 7" Vinyl 'Circles' out now on Buttercup Records

We are over the moon to announce that we will have a new 2 track 7" from the very wonderful CODA CHROMA out now. Different to what we have heard previous, this is minimal haunt & striking beauty with 808 beats, handclaps & junkyard organs across one take vocals. We would go to the edge of the earth for Kate Lucas and Damien Charles and love being involved with their amazing music. Station to Station era Bowie rumblings drag you down a disused train track without a resolution. It may sound like a bumpy ride, because it is. HAND NUMBERED...


March News

John Billington

​We are just about out of our BABEEZ - Black Vinyl 2nd Press of 'Nobody Wants Me' which was a run of 200 copies, so if you dig spinnin' your records on the old school colour choice & wanna grab one before they are gone, scroll down and you'll see the info on it. It will appear again around mid year so those great songs can remain available on vinyl. We have a new INSTAGRAM page set up at @buttercuprecordsaustralia so check that & feel free to contribute to it. Lots of new records from us soon so watch this...


NEWS - Dirty Lies 7" w/: BABEEZ Flexi-Disc (Butt 028)

John Billington

NEWS - Dirty Lies 7" w/: BABEEZ Flexi-Disc (Butt 028)

Five Limited Edition packages of 78 copies each 40th anniversary reissue from Buttercup of this classic 1978 Australian Punk EP! Gritty, urgent Melbourne Punk action featuring the original two tracks 'Dirty Lies' b/w: 'Chop Chop Chop' along with TWO PREVIOUSLY UNRELEASED TRACKS on Side B 'H Division Bash' (1978 Demo) and 'Mainline Honey' (Live 1978), plus a bonus BABEEZ FLEXI-DISC featuring a previously unreleased 1977 2 minute screamer! This is kinda the companion release to our hand painted BABEEZ 7" from a few years back and we have paid tribute to this singles DIY appeal and construction where the band...