The Aftershow: Francis Rossi

George Garner

On September 6, the mighty Status Quo are set to release their 33rd album Backbone through EarMusic – it is their first without the late, great Rick Parfitt. Here, in a candid conversation, Francis Rossi tells Music Week about some of the lessons he’s learned along the way in his storied career...

When I talk about the new Status Quo album...

“I have to go into promo mode and say how fucking fantastic we are, and I’m not very good ...

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