Rollicking Single ‘DOWN THE DUSTPIPE’ By STATUS QUO – Released 50 Years Ago…

19 March 2020

Band: Status Quo
Single: Down The Dustpipe
Written by Australian singer/songwriter Carl Groszmann
B-side: Face Without A Soul
Released: 6 March 1970 – 50 years ago
Note: This rollicking cracker was the first song
with Quo‘s trademark boogie shuffle  
Note 2 : The harmonica played by their longtime manager Bob Young  
Score: Reached #12 in the UK, with a total of 17 weeks in the charts

Studio version…

Awesome live version with the audience in a coma!
Let your hair hang down and boogie like hell…

First recorded version by Australian band The Mint

STATUS QUO: Facebook

R.I.P. Rick Parfitt

(photo by Turn Up The Volume! Ostend 2015)…

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