With Mark Volman and Howard Kaylan (primary TURTLES members) it's about vocal
harmony. According to rock lore they signed some "lousy deal" losing not only the
rights to the TURTLES name but to their own names as well.
Appropriating the names of 2 roadies they then became known as The Phlorescent Leech
and Eddie so that others could communicate with them and not risk a law suit.
After working with Zappa on the CHUNGA'S REVENGE LP and the movie 200 MOTELS
they were never quite the same musically and perhaps otherwise.
This upload consists of vinyl rips from several FLO and EDDIE albums and CD rips of
TURTLES hits interspersed. IT'S MUSICAL COMEDY but the music stands alone as
There is some potentially offensive material here....Sue me only if you must. Tell
my lawyer to drop dead and THEN bill me.