Status Quo
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1967
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Status Quo

Status Quo Biography (Wikipedia)

Status Quo are an English rock band who play a brand of boogie rock. The group originated in The Spectres, founded by schoolboys Francis Rossi and Alan Lancaster in 1962. After a number of lineup changes, which included the introduction of Rick Parfitt in 1967, the band became The Status Quo in 1967 and Status Quo in 1969.

They have had over 60 chart hits in the UK, more than any other rock band, including "Pictures of Matchstick Men" in 1968, "Whatever You Want" in 1979 and "In the Army Now" in 1986 and 2010. Twenty-two of these reached the Top 10 in the UK Singles Chart. In July 1985 the band opened Live Aid at Wembley Stadium with "Rockin' All Over the World". In 1991, Status Quo received a Brit Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music.

Status Quo starred in their first feature film, Bula Quo!, which was released to cinemas in July 2013. The film coincided with the release of the soundtrack album Bula Quo!, which peaked at number 10 in the UK Albums Chart. The first single from the album, "Bula Bula Quo" was released in June 2013, and is Status Quo's one hundredth single release.

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Status Quo Performances & Interviews


Status Quo Tracks

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A Mess Of Blues
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A Mess Of Blues
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Spicks And Specks
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Spicks And Specks
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Caroline
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Caroline
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Paper Plane
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Paper Plane
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Rock 'n' Roll
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Rock 'n' Roll
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Marguerita Time
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Marguerita Time
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And It's Better Now
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And It's Better Now
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Rockin' All Over The World (Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park)
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Rockin' All Over The World (Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park)
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Roll Over Lay Down
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Roll Over Lay Down
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Something 'Bout You Baby I Like
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Something 'Bout You Baby I Like
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Down Down
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Down Down
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Ol' Rag Blues
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Ol' Rag Blues
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Rockin' All Over The World
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Rockin' All Over The World
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Whatever You Want
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Whatever You Want
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Living On An Island
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Living On An Island
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shady lady
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shady lady
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Pictures Of Matchstick Men (Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park)
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Pictures Of Matchstick Men (Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park)
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In Your Eyes
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In Your Eyes
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All Stand Up (Never Say Never)
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All Stand Up (Never Say Never)
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Mystery Song
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Mystery Song
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Pictures Of Matchstick Men (Aquostic Version)
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Pictures Of Matchstick Men (Aquostic Version)
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Don't Stop
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Don't Stop
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In The Army Now
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In The Army Now
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Rain
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Rain
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Upcoming Events

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Jun
2017
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Inverness Leisure Centre, Inverness, UK
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Jun
2017
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York Barbican, York, UK
25
Jun
2017
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Nick Rayns LCR, UEA, Norwich, UK
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Jul
2017
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Royal Albert Hall, London, UK
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Nov
2017
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O2 Apollo Manchester, Manchester, UK

Past BBC Events

Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2016
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Hyde Park
2016-09-11T18:24:08
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Sep
2016
Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2016

Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2016

13:30
Hyde Park
Radio 2 In Concert: Status Quo - acoustic
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Roundhouse, Camden
2014-10-22T18:24:08
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22
Oct
2014
Radio 2 In Concert: Status Quo - acoustic

Radio 2 In Concert: Status Quo - acoustic

19:00
Roundhouse, Camden
Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2012
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Hyde Park, London
2012-09-09T18:24:08
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9
Sep
2012
Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2012

Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2012

14:30
Hyde Park, London

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