THE TREATMENT confirmed as support for STATUS QUO's 'Frantic Four' reunion tour Print E-mail
Tuesday, 12 February 2013 18:13



UK rockers The Treatment will be joining Status Quo on a UK tour that sees the most celebrated Quo line-up back together again!


Francis Rossi, Rick Parfitt, Alan Lancaster and John Coghlan, the original line-up of the mighty Quo, have invited The Treatment to play as sole Special Guests on a nine-date tour of major UK venues, starting at the Manchester Apollo on March 6th 2013!


Says Treatment frontman, Matt Jones:


“We absolutely cannot wait for the upcoming Status Quo tour. All of us have grown up listening to Quo, so to get the chance to open the shows for the original line-up is a true honour. These shows will be the biggest ones we've played on UK soil, and the whole thing will be a real dream come true.”


Meanwhile, The Treatment will guest with ex-GN'R & Velvet Revolver axe-man Slash on four shows in February and March.


The full list of dates – including one headline show in Northern Ireland – are as follows:-


28 - Nottingham Arena, Nottingham  (w/ Slash)


01 - Empress Ballroom, Blackpool  (w/ Slash)
02 - The Diamond Club, Ballymena (headline show)
03 - Olympia Theatre, Dublin  (w/ Slash)
04 - Olympia Theatre, Dublin (w/ Slash)
06 - Apollo, Manchester (w/Status Quo)
07 - Civic Hall, Wolverhampton (w/Status Quo)
09 - O2 Academy, Glasgow (w/Status Quo)
10 - O2 Academy, Glasgow (w/Status Quo)
12 - O2 Apollo, Manchester (w/Status Quo)
13 - Civic Hall, Wolverhampton (w/Status Quo)
15 - Hammersmith Apollo, London (w/Status Quo)
16 - Hammersmith Apollo, London (w/Status Quo)
17 - Wembley Arena, London (w/Status Quo)


Tickets for the dates with Status Quo are available here:


Tickets for the dates with Slash are available here:


Tickets for the headline show in Ballymena are available here:


This will the second time the Cambridge outfit have played The Diamond Club. The Treatment have also confirmed the re-release of their five-track EP, ‘Then & Again’, a choice selection of  ’70s covers; this is now available on CD & download via Spinefarm Records.