Win tickets for Status Quo

Status Quo play at Clumber Park on August 15
Status Quo play at Clumber Park on August 15

Denim clad rockers Status Quo will be headlining Friday night of the Clumber Park music festival this year and two Derbyshire Times readers have the chance to win tickets.

Status Quo will make their first appearance at Clumber Park on Friday, August 15. Founder members Francis Rossi and Rick Parfitt will be joined on stage with keyboard player Andrew Brown, bassist John ‘Rhino’ Edwards and drummer Leon Cave.

Lead guitarist and vocalist with “the Quo” Francis Rossi OBE says the band can’t wait to take the stage at Clumber Park; “Playing live is what Quo is all about and we just love being on stage in the open air.

Timeless classics like Rockin All Over the World, Whatever You Want and the number one Down, Down are all expected to feature alongside tracks from the new album Bula Quo!

Status Quo have had 33 hit albums in the British album chart including Rockin’ All Over The Years in 1990 which sold 1.1 million attaining a triple platinum sales status with worldwide sales exceeding seven million.

The list of Status Quo achievements is endless; Opening Live Aid in 1985, receiving the Brit Award in 1991 for Outstanding Contribution to the British Music Industry, Performing in the presence of HM Queen Elizabeth in Berlin at the prestigious Last Tattoo and raising thousands of pounds for charity are to name just a few.

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To win two tickets simply email the answer to the following question to including your name, address and telephone number. Tickets will be mailed out to the winners:

What was the name of the first Status Quo UK hit?