Elvin Bishop, inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame last month as a member of the Paul Butterfield Blues Band, will play at Raleigh’s Artsplosure festival this weekend.
Elvin Bishop, inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame last month as a member of the Paul Butterfield Blues Band, will play at Raleigh’s Artsplosure festival this weekend. Mike Coppola Getty Images
Elvin Bishop, inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame last month as a member of the Paul Butterfield Blues Band, will play at Raleigh’s Artsplosure festival this weekend. Mike Coppola Getty Images
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