Status Quo Live At The N.E.C. FULL SHOW pre-orders live on Amazon!

England’s famous hit makers Status Quo are re-releasing one of their most sought after live performances in full in October. The band’s Live At The N.E.C. performance was originally recorded in 1982, released as a part of the From The Makers of… box-set and eventually as a stand alone release in 1984. After much complaining from … Continue reading “Status Quo Live At The N.E.C. FULL SHOW pre-orders live on Amazon!”

Status Quo ‘Plugged In’ for UK tour, hint at name change?

British hard rock veterans Status Quo have released a statement that will split the fan base down the middle. In this statement the band announced that a possible name change is down the line and that the only reason they announced that they were going ‘Aquostic’ was for the benefit of Rick Parfitts questionable health. … Continue reading “Status Quo ‘Plugged In’ for UK tour, hint at name change?”

Nitrogods release video for Rancid Rock

The first single Rancid Rock taken from the upcoming Nitrogods album Roadkill BBQ which was released on 5th May 2017. Rancid Rock is the opening track of the album and makes clear what to expect from this true Rock n Roll trio. You can watch the video on YouTube here. Nitrogods have recorded 14 haunting tracks, starting with … Continue reading “Nitrogods release video for Rancid Rock”

Francis Rossi opens up about Rick Parfitt’s death and their 2017 tour

Hard rock vocalist and guitar legend Francis Rossi of the mighty Status Quo have opened up about the death of his long time band partner Rick Parfitt. The short but heart breaking interview took place with Alex Dyke of the BBC The Wall of Sound With Alex radio show. Rick sadly died on 24th of … Continue reading “Francis Rossi opens up about Rick Parfitt’s death and their 2017 tour”

Lyndsay Parfitt left with nothing after husband Rick dies: “he was drinking himself to death”

The Dailymail have posted a shocking interview with Rick Parfitt’s widow Lyndsay. In the interview, the rockers wife talks about how she was left with nothing after the Status Quo hit makers will was changed without her knowledge. The decision by Rick has left his wife and two children living in a house which they can’t … Continue reading “Lyndsay Parfitt left with nothing after husband Rick dies: “he was drinking himself to death””

Status Quo to release The Vinyl Collection 1981-1996 in February

After a the success of their recent re-releases, UMC are re-issuing even more Status Quo albums on vinyl. The company is putting out a large box-set called, The Vinyl Collection 1981-1996 which will feature every status quo album from Never Too Late to Don’t Stop. Each record has been pressed on 180-gram vinyl and will … Continue reading “Status Quo to release The Vinyl Collection 1981-1996 in February”

Status Quo’s Francis Rossi releases statement on Rick Parfitt

Status Quo’s Francis Rossi has broke silence and has released a statement over the loss of his former band mate, Rick Parfitt. Below is the full statement released on Facebook. “From Francis Rossi I was not ready for this. Rick Parfitt had been a part of my story for fifty years. Without doubt the longest … Continue reading “Status Quo’s Francis Rossi releases statement on Rick Parfitt”

Status Quo’s Rick Parfitt has died

After the shocking news a couple of months ago, it pains me to type this. Status Quo’s Rick Parfitt has died. According to a statement released by Status Quo’s management Simon Porter, Rick Parfitt died at lunch time today (24/12/16). “Rick Parfitt 1948 – 2016 Statement from The Parfitt Family & Status Quo Manager, Simon … Continue reading “Status Quo’s Rick Parfitt has died”

Status Quo confirms Parfitt is done – Aquostic II is a hit!

Status Quo have officially confirmed via their Facebook page that long time guitarist Rick Parfitt is in fact done with the band. He has left due to health reasons after a nasty heart attack that left him dead for a short period of time. In more positive news, their recent release Aquostic II has reached … Continue reading “Status Quo confirms Parfitt is done – Aquostic II is a hit!”

Francis Rossi on Parfitt’s health scare: “All I was ­thinking was, ‘You f***ing d***`”

UK newspaper The Sun have published a very honest interview with Status Quo’s legendary front man Francis Rossi. The main topic of the interview is the recent health scare (and partial death) of his former rhythm guitarist Rick Parfitt. Rick Parfitt recently collapsed in his Turkish hotel room which actually left him dead for a … Continue reading “Francis Rossi on Parfitt’s health scare: “All I was ­thinking was, ‘You f***ing d***`””