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Status Quo: Hammersmith Odeon, London

Harry Doherty, Melody Maker, 6 March 1976

THE STURICO security team didn't know what hit them. Lined up, muscles flexed, and ready for the worst, they were swamped by denim as soon as Rick Parfitt hit the opening chords of 'Junior's Wailin''.

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