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Interview: Bob Young

Bob Young is Status Quo’s unofficial fifth member, their roadie, tour manager and harmonica player as well as co-writer on many of the band’s biggest hits with Francis Rossi… we look back at his career and re-issue of his country LP, Back in Quo Country…

Art of the Song – Status Quo

PRS for Music approached some of its most high profile songwriters and composers and asked them to put pen to paper to transcribe their compositions or lyrics to some of our best loved music.We’re profiling each composition in the month leading up the auction. Today it's the turn of PRS for Music Heritage Award honorees and Britain's hardest working band Status Quo.

Francis Rossi

Francis Rossi talks to M about that first gig at the Welcome Inn in 1967 and tells us how he spent his first royalty cheque from PRS for Music.