The Paul Butterfield Blues Band Postcard
The Paul Butterfield Blues Band Postcard
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The Paul Butterfield Blues Band Postcard

  • 1st Printing $20 $20 $0
  • 1st Printing $20 $20 $0
Item Number:
  • BG047-PC
ARTIST:
DATE:
  • Jan 27, 1967 - Jan 29, 1967
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SIZE:
  • 4 1/2" x 7 1/8"

Appearing together just a week after their last shared billing, the Fillmore featured the jazz fare of Butterfield Blues and Charles Lloyd in late January.

Print Variations

This red, yellow and black postcard was printed once before the concert. It measures 4 1/2" x 7 1/8".

About Wes Wilson

When the Avalon Ballroom and Bill Graham's Fillmore Auditorium began to hold weekly dance concerts, Wilson was called upon to design the posters. He created psychedelic posters from February 1966 to May 1967, when disputes over money severed his connection with Graham. Wilson pioneered the psychedelic rock poster. Intended for a particular audience, "one that was tuned in to the psychedelic experience," his art, and especially the exaggerated freehand lettering, emerged from Wilson's own involvement with that experience and the psychedelic art of light shows.