View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1976 Vinyl release of Status Quo on Discogs. Tana Douglas (Lightning Roadie). AUD Quality: 2 -14/08/ BELGIUM, Bilzen - Festival (with Steeleye Span, Rick Wakeman)15/08/ HOLLAND, Rotterdam - Ahoy Hall (support Black Oak Arkansas)20/08/ SWEDEN, Stockholm - Gröna Lund | 75'min. ( Log Out / It was incredible. 28.05.1976 - an incident happened at Vienna's airport were it came to a scuffle between austrian police and Francis Rossi, Rick Parfitt and Alan Lancaster. Wane Jarvis (Stage Equipment), Jim McAndrew (Band Transportation), 09/04/ USA, Huntington - Marshall University, 16/04/ USA, Portland - Paramount Theatre, (support to Fleetwood Mac and Gary Wright), 24/04/ USA, San Bernardino - Swing Auditorium, (support to Gary Wright and Robin Trower), ("The British Are Back" with Fleetwood Mac, Peter Frampton, Gary Wright), 26/04/ USA, Santa Monica - Civic Auditorium, 27/04/ USA, Santa Monica - Civic Auditorium, 01/05/ USA, St. Louis - Ambassador Theatre, 02/05/ USA, St. Louis - Ambassador Theatre, (support Colloseum II, Scorpions, Wallenstein), 19/11/ JAPAN, Osaka - Nishiku Koseinenkin Hall, 30/01/ FRANCE, Cambrai - Palais des Grottes, 04/02/ FRANCE, Vitrolles - Salle des fêtes, 05/02/ FRANCE, Clermont Ferrand - Maison des Sports, 06/02/ FRANCE, Montpellier - Palais des Sports, 08/02/ FRANCE, Nice - Theatre de Verdure, 11/02/ FRANCE, Colmar - Parc des Exposition, 12/02/ FRANCE, Dijon - Palais des Congrés, 02/03/ GERMANY, Hannover - Niedersachsenhalle, 05/03/ GERMANY, Bremerhaven - Stadthalle, 06/03/ GERMANY, Saarbrücken - Saarlandhalle, 08/03/ GERMANY, Dortmund - Westfalenhalle, 10/03/ GERMANY, München - Deutsches Museum, 11/03/ SWITZERLAND, Geneve - Pavillon des Sports, 12/03/ SWITZERLAND, Winterthur - Eulach Halle, 08/09/ GERMANY, Hannover - Niedersachsenhalle, 10/09/ GERMANY, Ludwigshafen - Eberthalle, 13/09/ GERMANY, Berlin - Deutschlandhalle, 15/09/ GERMANY, Düsseldorf - Philipshalle, 16/09/ GERMANY, Wiesbaden - Rhein-Main Halle, 02/12/ AUSTRALIA, Melbourne - Myer Music Bowl, 31/01/ FRANCE, Paris - Pavillion de Pantin, 26/02/ HOLLAND, Amsterdam - Jaap Eden Hall. Reviewed in the United States on December 10, 2014. Status Quo Concerts 1970s. 2 Comments. They hit the UK singles chart four times: with a live EP which featured “Roll Over Lay Down”, “Gerdundula” and “Junior’s Wailing”, then with one of my personal favourites “Rain”, then “Mystery Song” and “Wild Side of Life”. The “Live” album was the blueprint for the recent classic frantic four line-up reunion. Reviewed in the United States on May 2, 2008. I first saw them at a big outdoor gig at Cardiff Castle in July ’76 with a good supporting line-up (Budgie, Strawbs, Hawkwind & Curved Air…). Edit. Clearest sound, best enhancements with minimal distortion in the higher, "treble" frequencies compared to the other releases. David Bowie 2nd July 1983 Milton Keynes Bowl Serious Moonlight: Lets Dance! I just wish that the old USA rock and rollers would get on the rock bandwagon. Great blog, my favourite Quo era just before they turned a bit more commercial in ’77. First international CD release.
Reviewed in the United States on June 27, 2017. The band did a few gigs on their own and lots of shows/festivals in huge US Arenas and Stadiums - supporting acts like Fleetwood Mac, Ted Nugent, Robin Trower,Gary Wright, … Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. Status Quo Top Songs in the Charts Top One Hit Wonders of the 1970s Top Rock & Roll One Hit Wonders Rain was the #69 song in 1976 in the Rock & Roll charts . 77 (RAOTW) marks the end of the dream. You can't if you live in the USA! ( Log Out / AUD Quality: 408/03/ UK, Newcastle - City Hall09/03/ UK, Newcastle - City Hall10/03/ UK, Glasgow - Apollo Theatre | 90'min. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account.
Status Quo 1968 - 1976 has 556 members. "Junior's Wailing" and "In My Chair" both date back to the tentative days of 1970, as the band prepared to slide from psych to boogie without knowing whether there was even an audience for such a shock. Status Quo also recorded two shows at Glasgow Apollo in 1976, and released them as a live album, called simply “Live”. The songs are, with a few exceptions, great, and the bonus tracks, especially the B-side "All Through The Night", show that a lot of great Quo material that didn't made the … Jackie Lynton as MC, who introduced the band. You'll be surprised at what you've been missing. The record is one of the few that manages to capture the excitement and rawness of a band at the height of their powers, and documents just how great Quo live were in those days. Posted by Mike Hopkinson on May 19, 2014 at 12:47 pm. If U are readin this U are Quo music lover, so buy it & buy one of their DVD's and watch these guys live. If you like good old '70s rock & roll, buy this CD. Elton John, Beach Boys, Eagles Wembley Stadium June 1975, Mott the Hoople Buxton July 1974; or how I survived the mud and watched Mott reveal a Golden Age of Rock'n'Roll, Roxy Music Newcastle City Hall 27th & 28th October 1974, The Stiff Tours 1977 and 1978: Be Stiff 1978, AC/DC: Monsters of Rock Donington Park 1991, The Who Charlton Athletic Football Club 18th May 1974, Robert Plant (& Jimmy Page) Knebworth 30th June 1990, Ray Stubbs and his Amazing One Man Blues Band. Buy Vinyl, Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): ST 1-11509, Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): ST 2-11509, Matrix / Runout (Run-out Side A): RP ST-1-11509-F2 MASTERED BY CAPITOL, Matrix / Runout (Run-out Side B): RP ST-2-11509-F2 MASTERED BY CAPITOL, Matrix / Runout (Run-out Side A (Variant 1)): RP ST-1-11509-F1 MASTERED BY CAPITOL, Matrix / Runout (Run-out Side B (Variant 1)): RP ST-2-11509-F1 MASTERED BY CAPITOL, Matrix / Runout (Run-out Side A - Etched (Variant 2)): ST-11509-A-6A-F RP MASTERED BY CAPITOL, Matrix / Runout (Run-out Side B - Etched (Variant 2)): ST-11509-B-6B-F RP MASTERED BY CAPITOL. ( Log Out / 1975 and 1976 were busy years for Status Quo. 29.05.1976 - after the incident at the Vienna airport the band was able to continue their tour and played a thunderous show in Esslingen/Germany in front of a 7.000 crowd.