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News Page 2020


21st December 
The latest issue of the FTMO magazine was sent to members of the fan club this week.  The magazine included an update from the band members and part 1 of a Bob Young 'memorabilia' article.

15th October 
Quo's "Dog Of Two Head" album is to be re-issued on the 23rd October.  The release, by the Music On Vinyl label (MOVLP2733), is on coloured vinyl - with 1,500 individually numbered copies.

14th September 
The "Essential" 3 CD budget compilation is now at the number 47 position in the UK album charts (after entering the chart at the number 28 position).

7th September 
The latest issue of the FTMO magazine was sent to members of the fan club last week.  The magazine featured Rhino and includes two very informative interviews with him.

14th August 
Quo's first album "Picturesque Of  Matchstickable Messages From The Status Quo" is to be re-issued as a double LP set with 'mono' and 'stereo' recordings on the 18th September (although it was later put back to the 2nd October).  The release, by the Music On Vinyl label (MOVLP2731), is on coloured vinyl - with 2,000 individually numbered copies (click here to see the cover).

13th August 
Record Collector magazine are issuing a Quo special on the 10th September (click here to see the cover).

23rd July 
Yet another 3 CD budget priced box set with the title 'Essential' is to be issued by Spectrum Music.  This compilation is due to be released on the 28th August (click here to see the cover). 

17th July 
A copy of the Japanese bootleg Picture Disc of the "On The Level" album was sold for £435 (€478) on Ebay yesterday (click here for details).

29th June 
A great illustrated guide to all Quo's UK singles is available from a new website (click here).  As well as pictures of all the band's UK singles, the website includes a fantastic selection of music press reviews and adverts.   

9th June 
Quo's "Ma Kelly's Greasy Spoon" album, originally released in 1970, is being re-issued on the 29th August for 'Record Store Day'.  The album is being pressed on yellow and white 'fried egg' vinyl and is limited to 750 copies.  

8th June
The latest issue of the FTMO magazine was been sent to members of the fan club this week.  The magazine features drummer Lion.

6th March  The deluxe re-issues of the "Thirsty Work", "Rock 'Til You Drop" and "Perfect Remedy" albums were released today.

26th February 
The latest issue of the FTMO magazine was been sent to members of the fan club this week.  The magazine features Richie Malone.

24th January 
The track details for the forthcoming deluxe release have now been confirmed.  The bonus tracks are:

PERFECT REMEDY (Mercury 7721195) Disc 2 - Gone Thru The Slips (single b-side) / Rotten To The Bone (single b-side) / Doing It All For You (12" single b-side) / Anniversary Waltz Part One and Two  / The Power Of Rock (single b-side) / Fighting For Love (demo) / Blondes Don't Lie (demo) / The Anniversary Waltz - Spanish promo (Rockin' All Over The World-Whatever You Want-Rock 'N' Roll Music-Lover Please-Let's Dance-Red River Rock-Great Balls Of Fire) / The Anniversary Waltz - Spanish promo single (Rock 'N' Roll Music-Lover Please-What You're Proposing-Let's Dance-Red River Rock) / Paper Plane (Bray Studios 1990) - Live at the Birmingham NEC 1989 - Caroline / Roll Over Lay Down / Little Lady Disc 3 Live at the Birmingham NEC 1989 - In My Chair / Little Dreamer / Perfect Remedy / Mystery Song-Railroad- Most Of The Time-Wild Side Of Life-Rollin' Home-Again And Again-Slow Train / Hold You Back / The Power Of Rock / Dirty Water / Whatever You Want / In The Army Now / Rockin' All Over The World / Don't Waste My Time / The Wanderer-Marguerita Time-Living On An Island-Break The Rules-Something 'Bout You Baby I Like-The Price Of Love - Burning Bridges

ROCK 'TIL YOU DROP (Mercury 7721214) Disc 2 - Dead In The Water (single b-side) / Mysteries From The Ball (single b-side) / Heavy Daze (cancelled single b-side) / Better Times (cancelled single b-side) / Medley (single b-side) / Can't Give You More (7" single edit) / Fakin' The Blues (cancelled single version) 3:17 / Can't Give You More (Radio Edit) / The Anniversary Waltz Part One-Rock 'N' Roll Music (Live in Barcelona on the 25th. May 1991) Disc 3 - Paper Plane (Sheffield Arena) / The Price Of Love (Sheffield Arena) / Mystery Song-Railroad-Most Of The Time-Wild Side Of Life-Rollin' Home-Again And Again-Slow Train (Sheffield Arena) / Rain (Sheffield Arena) / Rock 'Til You Drop (Intro Tape) (Glasgow SECC) / Down Down (Glasgow SECC) / Roll Over Lay Down (Glasgow SECC) / Let's Work Together (Glasgow SECC) / Little Lady (Birmingham NEC) / Whatever You Want (Birmingham NEC) / In The Army Now (Birmingham NEC) / Burning Bridges (Wembley Arena) / Rockin' All Over The World (Wembley Arena) / Anniversary Waltz (Wembley Arena) / Rock And Roll Music-Sweet Soul Music-Bye Bye Johnny (Wembley Arena)

THIRSTY WORK (Mercury 7721247) Disc 2 -Survival (single b-side) / She Knew Too Much (single b-side) / Tossin' And Turning (single b-side) / Down To You (single b-side) / Beautiful (single b-side) / And I Do (single b-side) / Democracy (single b-side) / I Didn't Mean It (Acoustic) / Sherri Don't Fail Me Now (Extended) / Restless (Orchestral Version) / I Didn't Mean It (Hooligan Version) / Going Nowhere (Live at the Globe Arena in Stockholm 9th. November 1994) 4:08 / Soft In The Head (Live in Stockholm 1994) / Rude Awakening Time (Live in Stockholm 1994) / Restless (Live at 'The Prince's Trust' concert at the the Royal Albert Hall, in London, on the 30th. March 1994)


 

17th January
Universal Music are due to release the next batch of deluxe albums on the 6th March - "Thirsty Work" (a 2 CD set), "Rock 'Til You Drop" (a 3 CD set) and "Perfect Remedy" (a 3 CD set).  The highlights are "Perfect Remedy" which includes a previously un-released 'live' album recorded in Birmingham in December 1989 and "Rock 'Til You Drop" which includes enhanced audio from the four 'RTYD' mini concerts.



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