RIYL: Paul Butterfield Blues Band
Key Tracks: lots of Paul Butterfield tunes. One of the Butterfield tracks was originally released by Marvin Gaye in 1966 (‘One More Heartache’) before Butterfield’s version in 1967. THE MONKEES had a hit in 1967 with the song “Mary Mary” written by MONKEE Michael Nesmith. THE PAUL BUTTERFIELD BLUES BAND actually recorded the first version in 1966 before the MONKEES.
Add Date: November 1, 2016
Label: Cleopatra Blues
FCC: All good.
Info: Bandcamp: “Vocalist/harpist pays homage to one of his heroes, the legendary Paul Butterfield… Features hot takes on classics originally performed by [Butterfield]… plus some smoking hot original tracks! Includes special guest appearances by Paul Butterfield keyboardist Mark Naftalin and up-and-coming jazz saxophonist Grace Kelly!” Samples of CD on Amazon — https://www.amazon.com/James-Montgomery-Blues-JAMES-MONTGOMERY/dp/B01JIUQ6D2