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Fender Telecasters head up Glastonbury bill

Francis Rossi and Rick Parfitt are set to bring their Fender Telecasters to the stage of this year's Glastonbury Festival.

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br /> The guitarists - frontmen of the rock group Status Quo - will perform on a bill which also includes acts such as Bruce Springsteen - another avid Telecaster user.

Status Quo have notched up more than 60 hit singles in the UK over the last 42 years - more than any other band.

However, this will be their first ever appearance on the Glastonbury stage.

Festival revellers will be sure to lap up the memorable riffs and licks that have had hits such as Down Down, Caroline and Whatever You Want bona fide rock classics.

The eclectic bill includes many other established acts this year, with Blur, Tom Jones, Tony Christie and Crosby, Stills and Nash also confirmed.

Spoof rock band Spinal Tap will also put in an appearance, as well as Abba tribute band Bjorn Again.

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Posted on 26 May 2009 11:49 to category : Band / Celebrity News

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