Status Quo - Just Supposin' - 12" VINYL LP ALBUM

The 1980 release of Status Quo's "Just Supposin'" on a 12" vinyl LP, under the Vertigo record label, showcases the band's rock prowess. The album features a blend of upbeat tracks like "What You're Proposing" and "Run to Mummy" along with more mellow numbers such as "Over the Edge". The iconic black background and the two "mushroom" symbols on the Vertigo label add a distinctive touch to this record. "Just Supposin'" is a solid addition to Status Quo's catalog, delivering their trademark sound with a mix of energetic rockers and heartfelt ballads. This web page has photos of album covers, inner sleeves, record labels together with production details, musicians and track-listing.


STATUS QUO - Just Supposin' 12" VINYL LP ALBUM
 album front cover

Album Description:  Produced by Status Quo and John Eden

Music Genre:

Rock and Roll Boogie Music 

Record Label Information:

Black Vertigo 6302 057 (6302057)

Media Format:

12" Vinyl LP Record 

Year & Country:

1980 Made in France
Band Members and Musicians on: Status Quo Just Supposin'
    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Andy Bown

      Andy Bown (Full-name: Andrew Steven Bown ) an English musician, singer, and songwriter who has been active in the music industry since the 1960s. He is known for his work as a keyboardist and rhythm guitarist for the band Status Quo, as well as for his solo work and collaborations with other artists. He has also written songs for other musicians and worked as a producer.

  • Bob Young
  • Bernie Frost
Track Listing of: Status Quo Just Supposin'
    Side One:
  1. What you are Proposing
  2. Run to Mummy
  3. Don't Drive My Car
  4. Lies
  5. Over the Edge
    Side Two:
  1. The WIld Ones
  2. Name of the Game
  3. Coming and Going
  4. Rock 'n' Roll


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STATUS QUO - Just Supposin' 12" VINYL LP ALBUM
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Photo Of The Back Cover STATUS QUO - Just Supposin' 12" VINYL LP ALBUM


STATUS QUO - Just Supposin' 12" VINYL LP ALBUM
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Close up of record's label STATUS QUO - Just Supposin' 12" VINYL LP ALBUM Side One

Record Label Details: Black Colour with Mushroom Vertigo 6302 057, Made in France

STATUS QUO - Just Supposin' 12" VINYL LP ALBUM
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Rockin' All Over the World: Status Quo's Classic Vinyl Discography of Boogie Rock and Pop Sensibilities.

STATUS QUO Band Information:

Status Quo is an English rock band that was formed in 1962 in London. The group consisted of Francis Rossi, Rick Parfitt, Alan Lancaster, and John Coghlan in the original lineup. They became known for their unique blend of boogie rock and catchy pop hooks that resulted in a string of hit singles and albums throughout the 1970s and 1980s.

One of the defining characteristics of Status Quo's music was their use of the electric guitar, which was heavily distorted to produce a raw, powerful sound. Their early hits such as "Pictures of Matchstick Men" and "Ice in the Sun" showcased this distinctive sound and helped establish the band as a force to be reckoned with in the music industry.

However, it was during the 1970s that Status Quo truly cemented their place in rock music history. They released a series of albums that became iconic, including "Piledriver," "Hello!," and "Quo." These albums contained classic tracks such as "Caroline," "Down Down," and "Rockin' All Over the World," which remain popular to this day.

One of the hallmarks of Status Quo's music was their ability to blend traditional blues and rock elements with pop sensibilities. This resulted in songs that were both catchy and musically complex, featuring intricate guitar solos and driving rhythms. Their live shows were equally impressive, with the band renowned for their high-energy performances and elaborate stage setups.

However, Status Quo was not without their controversies. They were often criticized for their perceived lack of musical innovation, with some accusing them of simply churning out the same formulaic rock songs over and over again. Others accused them of selling out to commercial interests, as their music became increasingly polished and radio-friendly over the years.

Despite these criticisms, Status Quo remained one of the most popular and enduring bands in British rock music history. They continued to release albums and tour well into the 21st century, with Rossi and Parfitt remaining at the core of the band until Parfitt's death in 2016. Their influence can be heard in the music of countless other bands and artists, and their legacy as one of the greatest rock bands of all time remains secure.