American multi-instrumentalist Will Butler, born on October 6, 1982 in the state of California as William Pierce Butler, became known as a member of the Canadian band Arcade Fire. He is the brother of the group's lead singer, Win Butler.
In November 2014 it was announced that Will would release his first solo album in March 2015. Titled Policy, the album was released on Merge Records. In 2016, he released Friday Night, an album recorded live with Policy songs, five new compositions and two previously released. In 2020, he released Generations.