FROM THE MAKERS OF… (also known as FTMO…) is the official, international fan club for followers of Status Quo and their music. Its main function is to keep you informed and up to date with what the band is doing – and with what it plans to do in the future.
FTMO… also organise the International Status Quo Fan Club Convention. Held every two years at Butlin’s in Minehead (where Rick Parfitt first met the Francis Rossi, Alan Lancaster and John Coghlan) the next one is currently being planned for Autumn 2021.
From the Makers of… Fan Club Membership
FROM THE MAKERS OF… will keep you in contact through the pages of Status Quo’s own 24-page fan club magazine. Your membership will consist of FOUR editions of the fan club magazine, which is available only to members. The magazine is written following exclusive interviews with Quo, and with those who have a direct and personal role in the band’s activities.
New members of FROM THE MAKERS OF… will be sent the following initially:
A specially designed glossy A4 colour folder featuring a photograph of Status Quo containing:
- The latest edition of the fan club magazine
- Five A5-size glossy colour photographs of the band
- A personalised flexi-plastic membership card with individual number
- A metal lapel badge
- A letter of welcome from Status Quo
In addition, members will also receive a further three editions of the fan club magazine during the course of their membership and access to exclusive areas of the FTMO… website which we are continually developing. The website and magazine will contain information about FTMO… members exclusive new merchandise, together with other special offers and events for members. FTMO… members also receive a members reward when they book to attend the Status Quo Fan Club Convention – news about this will be announced when tickets go on sale.
The cost of membership for four editions of the magazine* is: £17 for UK members, £18 for European members and £19 for everyone else. All prices include postage. Renewal for a further period of 4 magazines is the same*.
To join or renew your membership of FTMO… please select one of the links below. Please select the correct region when joining.
Use this link to join FTMO… for the first time. Please select the correct region from the Membership Options
ATTENTION! If you have been sent a Renewal Form with a recent edition of the FTMO magazine you should Renew from the My Account page by following the above link. If you do not have a Renewal Form, you are not yet due to renew. If you renew early – without having been sent a Renewal Form – we cannot offer any subsequent refund or any adjustment to your membership.
If you are currently a member of FTMO… but have not yet registered on this site, you will need to do this to gain access to the exclusive FTMO… merchandise and member only pages of the website. To register, please use the link above and select: Register for full FTMO… site access – Free
Once you have registered, when you receive your renewal reminder with your 4th issue of the FTMO… magazine, you can select the Renew Membership option above to renew membership.
*Membership of FTMO… lasts for 4 magazine issues, regardless of the time between issues.