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The Persuasions March 1972 Interview
THE Persuasions are unique. They are, in fact, the only full time professional exponents of a cappella in the States. a cappella is the art of musical vocal harmonies completely without music. Their three albums — two for Capitol, one for Straight — have no musical instruments on them. "We really got into it because we found in our early days that musicians were so completely unreliable," explained Jesse Russell, the group's second tenor. "I don't really know where Accapella as a music form b...
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The Persuasions June 1974 Interview
HAVING always appreciated — though admittedly not necessarily always liking — the classic harmonies of the Persuasions, I was naturally pleased to rec...
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