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That was the Quo month that was ... April 2017



18th - Quo concert at Nordea Concert House,Tallinn, Estonia

Quo's first gig of the year on 18th April saw the "Last Night of the Electrics" tour continue in the beautiful historic city of Tallinn in Estonia. The setlist remained the same as the UK leg of the tour in December 2016. Some great photos and a short clip of "Creepin' Up On You" can be found here.

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19th - Quo concert at Kultuuritalo, Helsinki, Finland

Quo continued their short tour of Scandinavia with a show in Helsinki on 19th April. A large collection of excellent quality fan photos can be found here.

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25th - FTMO presale for UK "Aquostic" tour starts

The traditional UK Winter tour officially ended in 2016 with the "Last Night of the Electrics" tour but 25th April saw the announcement of a tour of a different kind to take its place, with a nine-date "Aquostic" tour in theatres and smaller arenas. The FTMO fan club pre-sale started on 25th April with various other pre-sales following, before general ticket sales started a week later. A number of premium packages were also offered, including "Front row experiences" at the Hammersmith Apollo retailing at just over two hundred pounds a seat!


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27th - Francis interview on BBC Radio Solent (UK)

Francis gave an eight-minute interview on BBC Radio Solent on 27th April. DJ Alex Dyke was an excellent interviewer and got Francis talking in a more open and honest way, particularly about the loss of Rick, than perhaps anyone has before. The full emotional interview can be heard here.

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