The Resurrection of Pigboy Crabshaw

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The Resurrection of Pigboy Crabshaw
Studio album by The Butterfield Blues Band
Released December 1967
Genre Blues
Length 44:29
Label Elektra
Producer John Court
The Butterfield Blues Band chronology
East-West
(1966)
The Resurrection of Pigboy Crabshaw
(1967)
In My Own Dream
(1968)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Rolling Stone (favorable) ,[1]
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars [2]

The Resurrection of Pigboy Crabshaw is a 1967 album by The Butterfield Blues Band. Its name refers to Elvin Bishop, whose role shifted to lead guitarist after Mike Bloomfield departed to form Electric Flag. The album marked a slight shift in the band's sound towards R&B and features a horn section.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "One More Heartache" (Smokey Robinson, The Miracles) – 3:20
  2. "Driftin' and Driftin'" (Charles Brown, Johnny Moore, Eddie Williams) – 9:09
  3. "I Pity the Fool" (Deadric Malone) – 6:00
  4. "Born Under a Bad Sign" (William Bell, Booker T. Jones) – 4:10
  5. "Run Out of Time" (Paul Butterfield, Brother Gene Dinwiddie, Peterson) – 2:59
  6. "Double Trouble" (Otis Rush) – 5:38
  7. "Drivin' Wheel" (Roosevelt Sykes) – 5:34
  8. "Droppin' Out" (Paul Butterfield, Tucker Zimmerman) – 2:16
  9. "Tollin' Bells" (Traditional, arranged Butterfield Blues Band) – 5:23

Personnel[edit]

Charts[edit]

Billboard (North America)

Year Chart Position
1968 Pop Albums 52

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Records". Rolling Stone (5). 10 February 1968. 
  2. ^ Nastos, Michael G.. The Resurrection of Pigboy Crabshaw at AllMusic