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STATUS QUO at the TT Festival 19 February 2008

The Department of Tourism and Leisure are delighted to announce that the ROCK legends Status Quo will be performing at this year’s TT Festival on Tuesday 3rd June in the Villa Marina.

Status Quo is one of the most successful bands in the history of rock. They formed in 1966 and have sold tens of millions of albums and singles all over the world. It is 40 years since they first made the charts with ‘Pictures of Matchstick Men’ and they have achieved more British hit singles than any other band, resulting in over seven and a half years in the singles charts.

Welcoming the news that such an iconic band will be playing at the 2008 TT Festival the Minister for Tourism & Leisure, Adrian Earnshaw said,

"This is great news for the TT and the Department and we look forward to welcoming this rock ‘n’ roll legend to the Villa Marina and the Isle of Man.”

Date: Tuesday 3rd June 2008

Venue: Royal Hall, Villa Marina

Doors Open 7.30pm

Tickets from £35

TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE ON LINE www.villagaiety.com from 10am Saturday 1st March 2008

TICKETS WILL BE AVALABLE FROM THE TICKET HOTLINE AND AT THE WELCOME CENTRE from Monday 3rd March 2008

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