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A Tribute to Erma Franklin

David Nathan, Rock's Backpages, October 2002

I DID THE FIRST of my two interviews with Erma Franklin and although it’s been twenty-nine years since, I can remember with vivid detail. It was 1973 and Erma was in the UK for a quick club tour as part of a European trip that also included dates in Germany and Italy.

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