Leading rock band Status Quo, will appear at Astonbury, Kingston House Park Estate on 29th May 2016 with support from Wilko Johnson, Dylan Howe and Norman Watt-Roy.
The team behind the Astonbury Festival are this year bringing rock legends Status Quo to Oxfordshire. Astonbury is a boutique music festival based in the rural countryside just outside of Chinnor. Now in its 9th year, the festival, which takes place in the summer, is extremely popular and well known for promoting local and national musical talent. It provides a platform for amateur and up-coming bands allowing them to share the stage with some of the biggest stars and hottest acts in the music industry. This year Astonbury is adding another concert to its schedule and has secured Status Quo as the headline act who recently announced that 2016 will be the final year of touring their full electric show.
The show will see Francis Rossi, Rick Parfitt, Andrew Down, John ‘Rhino’ Edwards and Leon Cave take to the stage at Home Park, Chinnor on May 29th to play hits, both old and new, from their back catalogue.
After 50 years at the height of their game as one of the world’s top rock acts, Status Quo stepped out of their comfort zone to record and acoustic album, Aquostic, which gave them a top five hit, their highest chart placing in 18 years. After the success of their Aquatic (Stripped Bare) album and tour, Quo are going back to what they know best this year with classic rock ‘n’ roll.
The band have recently released a new 3-CD collection entitled ‘Accept No Substitute: The Definitive Hits’ and a 2-DVD set entitled ‘Accept No Substitute: The Definitive Hits and more’ through Universal Music.
Status Quo will be supported on stage by Wilko Johnson, Dylan Howe and Norman Watt-Roy.
Tickets are on sale now, priced at £40.00 Standard and £99.00 for VIP. Aston bury and Status Quo fans can purchase tickets vis this link, www.astonbury.net.
Astonbury have also teamed up with Look Local of offer ONE LUCKY READER a PAIR of tickets to this awesome show! Watch this space for more information on how to enter.