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album The Status Quo - Pictures Of Matchstick Men mp3 download

album The Status Quo - Pictures Of Matchstick Men mp3 download

Genre: Rock
Performer: The Status Quo
Album: Pictures Of Matchstick Men
Country: UK
Released: 1968
Style: Psychedelic Rock, Pop Rock, Classic Rock
MP3 version ZIP size: 1420 mb
FLAC version ZIP size: 1244 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1795 mb
Rating: 4.3
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Pictures of Matchstick Men" is the first hit single by Status Quo, released on 5 January 1968. The song reached number seven in the British charts, number eight in Canada, and number 12 on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming their only hit single in the United States. Francis Rossi confirmed on DVD2 of the Pictures set that it was originally intended to be a B-side to "Gentleman Joe's Sidewalk Cafe", but it was decided to swap the B-side and the A-side of the single.

Pictures of matchstick men and you Mirages of matchstick men and you All I ever see is them and you. Windows echo your reflection When I look in their direction gone When will this haunting stop? Your face it just won't leave me alone. Pictures of matchstick men and you Mirages of matchstick men and you All I ever see is them and you. You in the sky, you with this guy You make men cry, you lie You in the sky, you with this guy You make men cry, you lie. Pictures of matchstick men Pictures of matchstick men Pictures of matchstick men Pictures of matchstick men. More on Genius. The matchstick men Status Quo are referring too are the paintings of L. S. Lowry. In this song, the lover is jealous of his ex-girlfriend’s sexual liberation, seeing her in the arms of an army of potential suitors. Pictures of Matchstick Men" Track Info. Written By Francis Rossi. Release Date January 5, 1968.

Charted: 7 12. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. This song was inspired by the matchstick men paintings of . They were peopled with spindly human figures who looked like matchstick men. . Lowry inspired another hit song, Brian and Michael's 1978 UK chart topper "Matchstalk Men and Matchstalk Cats and Dogs," which was a tribute to the then recently deceased Lowry's life

Lyrics to "Pictures Of Matchstick Men" song by Status Quo: When I look up to the skies I see your eyes a funny kind of yellow I rush home to bed I soak my head. Thanks to Tom Karzes for correcting these lyrics. Black Veils Of Melancholoy When The Mind Is Not Live Ice In The Sun Elizabeth Dreams Genleman Joe's Sidewalk Cafe Paradise Flats Technicolor Dreams Spicks And Specks Sheila Sunny Cellophane Skies Green Tambourine Pictures Of Matchstick Men To Be Free Make Me Stay A Bit Longer Auntie Nellie.

Translations: German. Pictures Of Matchstick Men. When I look up to the sky. I see your eyes a funny kind of yellow.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A Pictures Of Matchstick Men
Written-By – F. Rossi*
B Gentleman Joe's Sidewalk Cafe (75c Minimum)
Written-By – K. Young*

Companies, etc.

  • Published By – Enquiry Music
  • Published By – Carlin

Credits

  • Producer – John Schroeder

Notes

Enquiry/Carlin
℗ 1968
(Notes on Labels)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Label): 7N.17449-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Label): 7N.17449-B

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
7N 17449 The Status Quo* Pictures Of Matchstick Men ‎(7", Single, Promo) Pye Records, Pye Records 7N 17449 UK 1967
45NPC5134 The Status Quo* Pictures Of Matchstick Men ‎(7", Single) Pye Records 45NPC5134 Italy 1968
7N. 17449, 7N 17449 The Status Quo* Pictures Of Matchstick Men ‎(7", Single, Sol) Pye Records, Pye Records 7N. 17449, 7N 17449 UK 1968
HT 300161 The Status Quo* Pictures Of Matchstick Men ‎(7", Single) Pye Records, Hit-Ton Schallplatten HT 300161 Germany 1968
7N-17449 Status Quo Pictures Of Matchstick Men ‎(7", Single) Pye Records 7N-17449 Denmark 1968
Video:

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Blues Rock, Rock & Roll, Hard Rock, Classic Rock
Performer: Status Quo
Genre: Rock / Blues
Title: Bajando Por La Chimenea
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Blues Rock, Pop Rock
Performer: Status Quo
Genre: Rock / Pop
Title: Mean Girl
Country: UK
Released: 1973
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Psychedelic Rock, Classic Rock
Performer: The Status Quo
Genre: Rock
Title: Ice In The Sun
Released: 1968
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