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Paul Butterfield (1942–1987)

Paul Butterfield was born on December 17, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He died on May 4, 1987 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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The Last Waltz
The Last Waltz Himself - Performer
Blues Brothers 2000
Blues Brothers 2000 Soundtrack
Festival Himself


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 2004 John Lee Hooker: Come and See About Me (Video) (performer: "Crawlin' Kingsnake")
 2003 The Blues (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Godfathers and Sons (2003) ... (writer: "Shake Your Moneymaker")
 1998 Blues Brothers 2000 (performer: "Born In Chicago")
 1990 Woodstock: The Lost Performances (Video documentary) (performer: "Drifting Blues")
 1977-1979 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Gary Busey/Eubie Blake and Gregory Hines (1979) ... (performer: "Stay All Night" - uncredited)
- Broderick Crawford/Levon Helm/Dr. John/The Meters (1977) ... (performer: "Sing Sing Sing", "Ain't That a Lot of Love")
 1978 The Last Waltz (Documentary) (performer: "Mystery Train")
 1968 You Are What You Eat (Documentary) (performer: "You Are What You Eat")
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 1973 Steelyard Blues (musician)
 1969 Medium Cool (music performer)
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 1994 Woodstock Diary (TV Movie documentary)
 1990 Woodstock: The Lost Performances (Video documentary)
 1985 Late Night with David Letterman (TV Series)
- Episode #4.6 (1985) ... Himself
 1977-1979 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Himself / Himself - Musical Guest
- Gary Busey/Eubie Blake and Gregory Hines (1979) ... Himself (uncredited)
- Broderick Crawford/Levon Helm/Dr. John/The Meters (1977) ... Himself - Musical Guest (as The RCO All-Stars)
 1978 The Last Waltz (Documentary)
Himself - Performer
 1968 You Are What You Eat (Documentary)
 1967 Festival (Documentary)
 1966 Ready, Steady, Go! (TV Series)
- Episode #4.12 (1966) ... Himself (as The Paul Butterfield Blues Band)
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 2013 Born in Chicago (Documentary) (post-production)
 1979 Whistle Test (TV Series)
- Pick of the Year 1978: Part 2 (1979) ... Himself

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Had his own group, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band. See more »

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The Paul Butterfield Blues Band | The RCO All-Stars

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