There are several bands called Butcher; for Dutch band The Butcher, see http://www.last.fm/music/The+Butcher 1) Butcher was a UK punk band. They emerged from the second wave of punk bands that spawned in the UK around the year 82
.They released 2 demos, a self titulated ep and "Stand and fight" ep in 1982 and 1983 respectively.
They also featured 2 songs on the UK82 compilation record "A kick up the arse" from 1983 , as well as one track on the UK82 compilation "Religious As Hell" in 1986. 2)Butcher is a German beatdownhardcore Band. They released a DIY Demo in 2008.