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Barney Bubbles 1942-1983

Roy Carr, New Musical Express, 26 November 1983

BARNEY BUBBLES — who, sadly, took his own life last week — was every bit as influential as those creative performers for whom he designed sleeves. But to tag Bubbles as just a designer of record sleeves and adjacent paraphernalia is to vastly understate his role.

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