Status Quo

Francis RossiVocals, guitar1967-
Rick ParfittGuitar1967-2016
Alan LancasterBass1967-1986
John 'Rhino' Edwards Bass1986-
John CoghlanDrums1967-1981
Pete KircherDrums1981-1986
Jeff RichDrums1986-2000
Matt LetleyDrums2000-2013
Leon CaveDrums2013-
Andy BownKeyboards1986-
Richie MaloneRhythm guitar2016-

CommercialsFact or Fiction

Was "Ring Of Fire" really used to sell hemorrhoid cream?

Richie McDonald of LonestarSongwriter Interviews

Richie talks about the impact of "Amazed," and how his 4-year-old son inspired another Lonestar hit.

Richie Wise (Kiss producer, Dust)Songwriter Interviews

Richie talks about producing the first two Kiss albums, recording "Brother Louie," and the newfound appreciation of his rock band, Dust.

The 10 Bands Most Like Spinal TapSong Writing

Based on criteria like girlfriend tension, stage mishaps and drummer turnover, these are the 10 bands most like Spinal Tap.

Emmylou HarrisSongwriter Interviews

She thinks of herself as a "song interpreter," but back in the '80s another country star convinced Emmylou to take a crack at songwriting.

Dave MasonSongwriter Interviews

Dave reveals the inspiration for "Feelin' Alright" and explains how the first song he ever wrote became the biggest hit for his band Traffic.