Jam Side Down

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"Jam Side Down"
Single by Status Quo
from the album Heavy Traffic
Released 5 August 2002 (2002-08-05)
Format CD
Genre Rock
Length 3:27
Label Universal
Writer(s) Terry Britten
Charlie Dore
Producer(s) Mike Paxman
Status Quo singles chronology
"Old Time Rock and Roll"
"Jam Side Down"
"All Stand Up"

"Jam Side Down" is a single released by the British Rock band Status Quo in August 2002. It was included on the album Heavy Traffic.[1]

Status Quo performed the song on Top of the Pops on 16 August 2002. It was also included in the video game Crazy Taxi 3: High Roller.

Status Quo has also made a video of this song together with the Royal Navy, onboard the aircraft carrier HMS Ark Royal escorted by destroyers. In the end of the video is the entire crew rockin' along.[2]

Track listing[edit]


  1. "Jam Side Down (Britten/Dore) 3.27
  2. "The Madness (Parfitt/Edwards) 3.55
  3. "Jam Side Down CD-Rom Video (Filmed aboard the Ark Royal)


  1. "Jam Side Down (Britten/Dore) 3.27
  2. "Down Down (Rossi/Young) 5.00 (Recorded live at Top Of The Pops 2, November 2000)
  3. "Rockin' All Over The World (Fogerty) 3.45 (Recorded live at Top Of The Pops 2, November 2000)


Chart (2002) Position
UK Singles Chart 17


  1. ^ "Status Quo discography". statusquo.co.uk. Retrieved 2010-01-04. 
  2. ^ DVD "XS All Areas", "The Greatest Hits Status Quo" with 40 hits from "Pictures of Matchstick Men" to "Fun Fun Fun" together with the Beach Boys, filmed at London

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