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(2014/Audio Fidelity) 11 tracks. Hybrid SACD. Ltd. Edition. Originally released in 1965. more

Paul Butterfield Blues Band: Paul Butterfield Blues Band

(2014/Audio Fidelity) 11 tracks.
Hybrid SACD. Ltd. Edition. Originally released in 1965.

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Butterfield Blues Band, Paul - Paul Butterfield Blues Band CD 1
01 Born In Chicago Paul Butterfield Blues Band
02 Shake Your Money Maker Paul Butterfield Blues Band
03 Blues With A Feeling Paul Butterfield Blues Band
04 Thank You Mr Poobah Paul Butterfield Blues Band
05 I Got My Mojo Working Paul Butterfield Blues Band
06 Mellow Down Easy Paul Butterfield Blues Band
07 Screamin' Paul Butterfield Blues Band
08 Our Love Is Drifting Paul Butterfield Blues Band
09 Mystery Train Paul Butterfield Blues Band
10 Last Night Paul Butterfield Blues Band
11 Look Over Yonders Wall Paul Butterfield Blues Band
The Paul Butterfield Blues Band During the early 1960s, young blues aficionados in their... more
"Paul Butterfield Blues Band"

The Paul Butterfield Blues Band

During the early 1960s, young blues aficionados in their teens like Charlie Musselwhite, Michael Bloomfield, and Paul Butterfield ventured into the blues clubs on Chicago’s South Side to attend performances by the originators of post-war electric Chicago style blues like Otis Rush, Little Walter, Buddy Guy, Magic Sam, Howlin’ Wolf, Muddy Waters, a.m.o. Eventually, they found their way on stage jamming with the black bluesmen they so much apprenticed.

Before forming the Butterfield Blues Band in 1963, Paul Butterfield  (harmonica, vocals) played with University of Chicago classmate Elvin Bishop in bar bands named the Salt and Pepper Shakers, or the South Side Olympic Blues Team. The original line-up of the Paul Butterfield Blues Band included two former members of Howlin' Wolf's band, Jerome Arnold (bass) and Sam Lay (drums), later adding Bishop (guitar), Mark Naftalin (piano, organ), and lead guitarist Mike Bloomfield. The group built a strong local following, and its debut album was released in 1965. At that year's Newport Folk Festival, after playing its own set, the Butterfield band backed Bob Dylan for his controversial premiere electric performance at the Newport Folk Festival.

Whereas the 1965 self-titled debut contained hard-core Chicago style blues including several originals, the 1967 follow-up album, ’East-West’ spun off into an entirely different direction.  Its long improvisational jams, notably the raga-tinged title song, showed more Ravi Shankar and John Coltrane than Muddy Waters.

Not long after the release of ’East-West’, the original Butterfield Blues Band broke up. Bloomfield went on to found The Electric Flag with soul-mate Nick Gravenites, and to record ’Super Session’ in collaboration with Al Kooper.

The now-called Paul Butterfield Blues Band continued to record for Elektra Records until 1971. Butterfield added a brass section (including David Sanborn on alto saxophone) and changed his basic musical direction from blues to horn-driven R&B and soul music with a bluesy touch. As a sideman, he played on Muddy Waters' 1969 album, ’Fathers and Sons’, and after disbanding his Blues Band in 1972, moved to Woodstock, New York. There he formed Butterfield's Better Days with Amos Garrett, Geoff Muldaur, and Ronnie Barron.

 In 1976, Butterfield appeared at The Band’s ’Last Waltz’ concert. He continued to tour with Levon Helm's RCO All Stars and with ex-Band bassist Rick Danko in the Danko-Butterfield Band. In early 1980, while recording ’North-South’ in Memphis, Butterfield was hospitalized. He recorded one more solo album, ’The Legendary Paul Butterfield Rides Again’, which came out in 1986, one year before the 44-year-old musician was found dead in his apartment.

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Tracklist
Butterfield Blues Band, Paul - Paul Butterfield Blues Band CD 1
01 Born In Chicago
02 Shake Your Money Maker
03 Blues With A Feeling
04 Thank You Mr Poobah
05 I Got My Mojo Working
06 Mellow Down Easy
07 Screamin'
08 Our Love Is Drifting
09 Mystery Train
10 Last Night
11 Look Over Yonders Wall