Status Quo: An Acetate Recording Of 'When I Awake/Nothing At All', 1969, 3

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Lot 118*
Status Quo: An Acetate Recording Of 'When I Awake/Nothing At All',
1969, 3

£ 600 - 800
US$ 810 - 1,100
Rock & Pop
Status Quo: An Acetate Recording Of 'When I Awake/Nothing At All',
1969,
the 45rpm Emidisc with typewritten recording details, each label signed in black ballpoint by Francis Rossi and Alan Lancaster respectively; together with a Gene Pitney Show tour programme, 1968, with Status Quo as support, an inside page signed and inscribed in blue ballpoint by Pitney, To Alan, it's been a pleasure to tour with you! You are definitely the best cheat I've met! See you soon Gene (a reference to a card game regularly played on the tour bus), the programme also signed and inscribed by various members of Amen Corner, Simon Dupree and the Big Sound, Lucas and The Mike Cotton Sound and Tony Brandon; and a Status Quo sticker, (3)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Property of Alan Lancaster. Best known as a founding member of the rock band Status Quo.

    Both tracks on the acetate appeared on Quo's second studio album, Spare Parts, with Alan sharing writing credits for each. Released in September 1969.
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