broadcast using this tool

The official website of this project is https://danielnoethen.de/butt

butt (broadcast using this tool) is an easy to use, multi-OS streaming tool.
It supports ShoutCast and IceCast and runs on Linux, MacOS and Windows.
The main purpose of butt is to stream live audio data from your computer’s Mic or Line input
to a Shoutcast or Icecast server. A recording is also possible.
it does not intend it to be a server by itself or automatically stream a set of audio files.


  • Works with SHOUTcast and Icecast
  • Runs on all three major operating systems. MacOS, Linux and Windows up to 10
  • Supports aac+, mp3, ogg/vorbis, ogg/opus and ogg/FLAC for streaming
  • Supports aac+, mp3, ogg/vorbis, ogg/opus, ogg/FLAC and wav for recording
  • Is able to connect to a server after starting up automatically
  • Is able to start a recording after connecting to a server automatically
  • Recording can be split after a user defined amount of time
  • Current song can either be updated manually or automatically by reading a file
  • Configuration files can be imported and exported
  • Status display shows infos about the current state (click on it)
  • Automatically reconnects in case the connection has been interrupted
  • Is able to attentuate and amplify the input volume
  • Can stream and record with different bitrates
  • Display colours can be changed as desired

Free to download & use

Butt opening screen
sometimes less is more

the is the opening screen of Butt such a simple design but do not be fooled if you talk to a live streaming musicians live singers & performers this is a hot encoder to them including not a few dj’s

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