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# 2 Paul Butterfield and Rare Chicago Blues
    Fans of Post-war blues  often don't realize that they are in fact listening to an urban folk music  rooted in a the oppression created by a slave economy. It's a very humble beginning for a music which will become powerful enough to spawn the most impor...
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# 65 Horn From The Heart:The Paul Butterfield Story Review
Every generation has its pop music heroes who briefly capture the imagination of the mainstream market
with their catchy tunes. The marketing departments of record labels are always
quick to provide fans with a shallow biography that employs descriptors
lik...
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#64 Paul Butterfield's North South
It is a
testament to an entrepreneur's talent when he no longer needs to seek out
customers because they are coming to him. This is the enviable position Albert
Grossman achieves during his career as the manager of several very successful
artists. His great...
#64 Paul Butterfield's North South
#64 Paul Butterfield's North South
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# 63 Paul Butterfield @ The Last Waltz
   The
disadvantage of living inside a culture is that it's next to impossible to
fully appreciate it without some outside help. It's one of the reasons we often
seek the insights of professional outlanders like comedians, artists, and tunesmiths.  More spe...
# 63 Paul Butterfield @ The Last Waltz
# 63 Paul Butterfield @ The Last Waltz
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# 62 Paul Butterfield's Put It In Your Ear
Almost two decades after
white middle class Americans develop their infatuation with post-war blues, a new
generation of suburbanites are falling under the spell of another urban folk
music called Rap . Similar to blues,   Rap  boasts
vivid tales about the ...
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#61 Muddy Waters Woodstock Album
McKinley Morganfield A.K.A. Muddy
Waters is a member of a select group of artists who are responsible for so many important
contributions to post-war American popular music that the books, periodicals, and
personal testimonials should easily occupy its own ...
#61 Muddy Waters Woodstock Album
#61 Muddy Waters Woodstock Album
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# 60 Paul Butterfield's Dark Days Part 3
When   Better Days   returns from their successful tour they are tired, but energized. Their leader is an exception though, he is a
noticeably changed man.  His mental health
is faltering, he is complaining more, and even more
cynical about the music indust...
# 60 Paul Butterfield's Dark Days Part 3
# 60 Paul Butterfield's Dark Days Part 3
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# 59 Paul Butterfield's Darker Days Part 2
The catastrophic developments in Butterfield's career come with some perks though. While he loses his innovative big band, he gains a new healthier lifestyle. He is now off the grueling road tours for the first
time since early '65, and living with his wife...
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# 58 Paul Butterfield's Darker Days Part 1
All careers, even the really important ones, have a similar trajectory . If we look closely, careers are
actually made up of distinct stages, each one beginning and ending with an
event that triggers a transition to the next stage. These stages begin with: ...
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# 56 It All Comes Back
One of Paul Butterfield's admirers, Van Morrison , summarized success best in the title track of his 1999 album Back On Top , What do you do when get to the top, and there's nowhere to go?  It's a question most stars do not confront until the arrive , and o...
# 56 It All Comes Back
# 56 It All Comes Back
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