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Detroit Emeralds

Detroit Emeralds

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Detroit Emeralds

Profile and Interview by John Abbey, Blues & Soul, October 1971

IF EVER there was a record destined to become an in-demand oldie, it is the Detroit Emeralds' 'Do Me Right', which somehow managed to avoid ...

Detroit Emeralds: Smooth-Cut Emeralds

Report and Interview by Charlie Gillett, New Musical Express, 7 April 1973

"I DON'T THINK we're what people expect us to be," James Mitchell of the Detroit Emeralds explained after receiving a lukewarm reaction from a music ...

Detroit Emeralds

Profile by John Abbey, Blues & Soul, March 1976

IT'S A pity that the original Detroit Emeralds have split up into two segments and gone their own way. Not that the two units aren't ...

The Detroit Emeralds: Resurrection

Report by John Abbey, Blues & Soul, June 1977

Abe, James and Ivory are back in harness and the Detroit Emeralds are riding high again. B&S gets together with the guys and catches up ...

The Emerald Behind The Floaters Gem

Profile and Interview by John Abbey, Blues & Soul, February 1978

HAVING FOUGHT their way back to prominence, the Detroit Emeralds are now set to consolidate themselves – not only in their own right but also ...


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