Chad Butler

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Chad Butler
Switchfoot live in Myrtle Beach, SC, 3 April 2008.jpg
Background information
Birth name Chad Matthew Butler
Born (1974-03-24) 24 March 1974 (age 43)
Origin Amsterdam, Netherlands
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Drums, glockenspiel, percussion
Years active 1996–present
Labels Lowercase People Records
Associated acts Switchfoot

Chad Matthew Butler (born 24 March 1974)[1] is the drummer for the band Switchfoot which he co-founded along with Jon and Tim Foreman in 1996.[2] Butler lived in Amsterdam for a few years, but he and his family later moved to San Diego, California where he now lives with his wife Tina (whom he married in 1999), his three children, Evan (born in 2001) and Dylan, and his daughter, Charlotte (born in summer of 2007).


  1. ^ "Land of Broken Hearts: Chad Butler". Land Of Broken Hearts. Retrieved 8 May 2014. 
  2. ^ Ankeny, Jason. "Biography: Switchfoot". Allmusic. Retrieved 26 April 2010.