Charlie Beck

Banjo, Fiddle, Steel Guitar, Vocals

Charmaine Slaven

Guitar, Fiddle, Vocals, Feet, Square Dance Caller


Based in Seattle, WA

Squirrel Butter performs traditional and original music influenced by Appalachian, early country, jug band, and blues artists from the late 1800’s through 1950’s.

Recently featured on A Prairie Home Companion, Squirrel Butter is pleased to announce the arrival of their new album, Chestnuts!

Squirrel Butter is available for private events, and can play music suited to a wide range of moods and settings.   We also offer music and dance lessons. 

Please email us for info.