The Status Quo


Status Quo is a veteran English rock band that became famous beginning in the late 1960s. Co-founded by Francis Rossi and Alan Lancaster, other original members included Jess Jaworski and Alan Key. Best known songs include the 1968 psychedelic pop classic, "Pictures Of Matchstick Men."

Best known songs (with years) include:

  • Ice In The Sun (1968)
  • Pictures Of Matchstick Men (1968)

Pop charts debut year: 1968

Years active: 1962-present

Genres: Hard rock, rock and roll, boogie rock, psychedelic rock (early)

Labels: A&M, Pye, Vertigo, Capitol, Polydor, Eagle, Sanctuary, Mercury, Fourth Chord, Edel, Ear



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