BUTT (broadcast using this tool)

Butt can broadcast on Windows, Mac, and Linux. It supports ShoutCast V1-V2 and IceCast

The main purpose of butt is to stream live Mic or audio data from your computers sound-card.  It is NOT intended to be a server by itself or automatically stream a playlist of audio files. So you will still need an audio source.


Quick start:

From Your Desktop Lunch Butt Encoder

In order to connect to the ShoutStreaming server, you need to add a server in the config window.

Just open the settings window and click on [ADD].

Now fill in the input fields with the server data and click on the new [ADD] Once. 

Complete.Name: name used to identify your Station on Butt

Server Address: e.g.

Server Port: 4 digit number e.g. 7002

Source Password: Encoder Live, e.g. mysourcepassword


Adding Stream Info

You must define the stream title, description, genre, URL of your Streaming.

Under Stream Infos click [ADD]

Name: My Radio Name

Description:24/7 non stop music

Genre: Pop Rock

URL of your station:

Click [ADD] when complete.

then Click [Save] when complete.


Butt Audio Setting

From the Tab Audio choose your audio device and select the device wish to broadcast.

Channel: Stereo

Sample Rate: 44100 KHz

Streaming Supports aac+, mp3, ogg/vorbis and ogg/opus.

Bitrate: Select the broadcast bitrate to match your streaming plan you purchased.

Go back the the Main Tab and Press [Save] once again.

To start broadcasting to ShoutStreaming server, click the play button.