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An Interview with Elvin Bishop

Carl Wiser, Songfacts, 13 September 2007

HOW DO YOU write a blues song? Elvin Bishop, a founding member of the Paul Butterfield Blues Band before launching a successful solo career, is the guy to ask. His journey started under the wing of Little Smokey Smothers in the early '60s, and in 1975 he had a mainstream hit with 'Fooled Around and Fell In Love', which is still entrenched on playlists.

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