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Bob & Earl Are Many Stars

Alan Smith, New Musical Express, 26 April 1969

WHEN BOB and Earl fly into Britain next week I'll be fascinated to find out if they now call themselves Bobby Garrett, Bobby Day or Robert Relf; and Earl Cosby, Earl Nelson or Jacky Lee! On the other hand, maybe they'll have dreamed up something new... because name changes seem to be a speciality of this American duo with the smooth over-six-years-old sound of 'Harlem Shuffle'.

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