We’re Rockin’ All Over The Years with this unique collection of memorabilia that includes numerous tour programmes accompanied by the official merchandise t-shirt from the gig (many unworn), and accompanying ticket stubbs, fan magazines, rare box sets and autographs.
A cherished and lovingly acquired collection came our way with sets that are unlikely to be attained again.
Just For The Record, We Can’t Stop (stop! I hear you say) … yes it’s Thirsty Work… sorry. The puns are coming thick and fast but we all need something to chuckle about.
** Despatching daily **
Explore the ‘Quo here at eil.com
You’re In The Army Now – Official 1986 UK 11″ x 13″ ‘comeback’ tour programme showing their disregard for grammar & punctuation as well as retirement, packed with great information, tour dates, their guitars & profiles of the band membersplus discography information. This also includes an original large sized black cotton, short sleeved tour t-shirt printed with the classic single artwork printed on the front with ‘©1986 Bravado Merchandising Services Ltd.’ text below the image, with ‘Plan Of Attach 1986’ and tour dates printed on the back. The programme remains in a really nice condition showing only light wear or signs of age, whilst the t-shirt shows little signs or being worn and only light signs of age!
We Ain’t Complaining – Europe 1988 – Official 1988 UK 24 page 12″ square tour programme issued during their 1988 European Summer Tour and features tour dates, tour personnel, individual band member biographies and lots of great photographs. This example also includes two different original Extra Lare sized tour t-shirts, one in white cotton with short sleeves featuring the guitars & amp image with June & July dates on the back, the other is black cotton with a similar designbut with added Turkey & Paxo stuffing, and printed with November & December tour dates on the back. The programme shows just a little wear & signs of age, both t-shirts look to be unworn and display little of their age, really nice!
Thirsty Work World Tour – Official 1994 UK 36-page 12″ square tour programme, featuring band biographies, loads of photographs, pull-out 1995 calendar and cocktail recipes, with a glossy cover. This example includes a ticket stub forthe 17th December show at Wembley in London, along with an official Extra Large sized white cotton t-shirt, printed with the album artwork on the front and tour dates on the back. The programme has minimal wear and the t-shirt looks to have never been worn
Looking for something a bit different?
Matchstick Men – SUPERSIZEART NUMBERED PRINT – Ideal for home framing in a frame of your choice. Morgan Howell is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Art and in 2010 he was shortlisted and received display notices at The RoyalAcademy.Morgan currently shows at Galleries in London and Manchester and his work hangs at BBC Radio 2 and at BBC Radio 6Music. His series of 45RPM paintings are unique, with each single only ever painted once. Many are now owned by the original artists suchas Ozzy Osbourne, Neil Diamond and Jerry Dammers as well as the music companies themselves. His first Supersize 45 was House of the Rising Sun by The Animals painted in 2009 on The Columbia label.
Pictures of Matchstick Men’ is the first hit single by Status Quo, released in November 1967. It reached number seven in the UK charts and number twelve on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming their only hit single in the United States. The song opens with a single guitar repeatedly playing a simple four note riff before the rhythm guitar comes in with chords and the drums and lyrics begin. Francis Rossi said about the song: “I wrote it on the bog. I’d gone there to get away from the wife and mother-in-law. I used to go into this narrow frizzing toilet and sit there for hours, until they finally went out. I got three quarters of the song finished in that khazi.”
Strictly limited to just 75 numbered copies….Printed on fine art paper, signed, stamped and numbered by Morgan Howell Size 13″ x 19. Note, this print is not framed and the image is a suggested frame style only.
See what else has just arrived by Status Quo:-
EIL.COM Favourite Music Update Rare CDs, CD Singles, Rare Records, Vinyl Records, Albums and Music
- Status Quo - On The Level - UK - vinyl LP - £12.00, $16.68, €14.04 (New Item) (arrived 28-Jul-2021 10:28)on July 29, 2021 at 5:26 pm
STATUS QUO On The Level (1975 UK 10-track vinyl LP including the classic hit 'Down Down'. The textured gatefold picture sleeve comes complete with the blue printed lyric inner and the vinyl remains in excellent condition with minimal signs ofplay)
- Status Quo - Ma Kelly's Greasy Spoon - 2nd - Ruby Red - UK - vinyl LP - £75.00, $104.25, €87.75 (New Item) (arrived 28-Jun-2021 14:31)on July 29, 2021 at 5:26 pm
STATUS QUO Ma Kelly's Greasy Spoon (1971 UK second issue of the 1970 10-track stereo vinyl LP on the blue & black Pye label [black down one side and not across the top], pressed on Translucent Ruby Red Vinyl [only visible when held to the light]. The matt picture sleeve shows barely any discernible wear and the vinyl remains excellent with some mild cosmetic surface marks from a reaction with the inner sleeve it has been stored in for many years, however shows little signs of play and still sound fantastic NSPL18344)
- Status Quo - Rockin' All Over The World - UK - 7" vinyl - £8.00, $11.12, €9.36 (New Item) (arrived 11-Jun-2021 10:31)on July 29, 2021 at 5:26 pm
STATUS QUO Rockin' All Over The World (1977 UK Vertigo injection moulded 7" vinyl single, also including Ring Of A Change, Phonogram group die cut paper sleeve)
- Status Quo - All That Counts Is Love - UK - 2-CD single set - £8.99, $12.50, €10.52 (New Item) (arrived 16-Jun-2021 09:45)on July 29, 2021 at 5:26 pm
STATUS QUO All That Counts Is Love (2005 UK 5-track 2-CD single set, their 61st single release, also including I'm Not Ready plus live versions of Bellavista Man & The Party Ain't Over Yet recorded at Emdem. Both discs remain UNPLAYED 'as new' within their original jewel cases with picture sleeve inlays)
- Status Quo - Tokyo Quo + Obi & Lyric Insert - Japanese - vinyl LP - £275.00, $382.25, €321.75 (New Item) (arrived 17-Jun-2021 11:06)on July 29, 2021 at 5:26 pm
STATUS QUO Tokyo Quo (Mega rare 1977 Japanese-only 9-track vinyl LP which was recorded live at Sunplaza Hall in Tokyo on the 17th November 1976, housed in a unqiue red foil embossed and laminated gatefold sleeve with Japanese / lyric insert plus the first edition wide red & white obi-strip. Apart from some light creassing at the top of the obi, this is a beautiful example which remains in an outstanding near 'as new' condition RJ-7202)
eil.com – the world’s best online store for rare, collectable & out of print Vinyl Records, CDs & Music memorabilia since 1987