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Willie Nelson and Waylon Jennings: Waylon & Willie (RCA)

Mitchell Cohen, Creem, April 1978

'PICK UP The Tempo' again. 'It's Not Supposed To Be That Way' again. Tracking these guys separately or in tandem means a hell of a lot of comparative listening, like Bird variations on 'Just Friends', and they're not even dead yet. Plus: a song with "cowboys" in the title and two duets on post-matinee idoldom (decidedly substandard) Kristofferson songs.

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