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Fleetwood Mac pull out as Jazz Fest headliners, postpone remainder of tour

Fleetwood Mac have pulled out as headliners of this year's Jazz Fest and have had to postpone the remainder of their North American tour due to illness. Read more: 20 Insanely Great Fleetwood Mac Songs The news comes days after replacing the Rolling Stones as headliners of the New Orleans festival due to Mick Jagger’s heart surgery. Fleetwood Mac have had...

“It was too challenging”: Fleetwood Mac say Lindsey Buckingham left after feud with Stevie Nicks

Fleetwood Mac have confirmed that Lindsey Buckingham left the iconic rock group after reigniting his feud with Stevie Nicks. The singer left the band in acrimonious circumstances last year and said he had been fired by Stevie Nicks, who reportedly became enraged after he was seen "smirking" while she delivered a speech at a benefit concert. While Stevie reportedly refused to...

Lindsey Buckingham suffers vocal cord damage during emergency heart surgery

Lindsey Buckingham
Former Fleetwood Mac guitarist Lindsey Buckingham has suffered some vocal cord damage while undergoing emergency open heart surgery. The musician had the surgery last week and is now recuperating at home, according to his wife Kristen Buckingham. In a statement, she said: “Each day he is stronger than the last. While he and his heart are doing well, the surgery...

Thousands join campaign for Stevie Nicks to work a shift at Fleetwood McDonald’s

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Thousands of Facebook users have joined a campaign calling for Stevie Nicks to work a shift at the Fleetwood branch of McDonald's. The event on Facebook by 'Be Reet' calls upon the Fleetwood Mac singer to head to the Lancashire branch of the fast food chain, which is almost the namesake of her iconic band. At the time of publishing, over...

Fleetwood Mac’s Stevie Nicks told Haim to go solo after becoming first woman to be inducted twice into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks has discussed advising the Haim sisters to embark on solo careers, allowing them to follow in her footsteps of being inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame twice. Read More: 20 insanely great Fleetwood Mac songs Earlier this week, Nicks became the first woman to become a member of the Hall of Fame for...

Lindsay Buckingham reveals if he would ever return to “cover band” Fleetwood Mac

Lindsay Buckingham has revealed that he'd be up for returning to Fleetwood Mac, less than a year after his acrimonious departure from the iconic group. The legendary guitarist was fired from the band in January and later said claimed that their manager Irving Azoff had told him Stevie Nicks “never wants to be on a stage with you again.” In October, Buckingham...

Lindsey Buckingham says he and Fleetwood Mac have settled lawsuit over his dismissal

Lindsey Buckingham has said he has settled the lawsuit he filed against Fleetwood Mac after he was dismissed from the band earlier this year. The guitarist was fired from the group in January and later said in an interview the band’s manager Irving Azoff had told him Stevie Nicks “never wants to be on a stage with you again.” In...

Ever wanted to see Smashing Pumpkins and Hanson covering Fleetwood Mac? Well, now you can

This weekend saw an unlikely collaboration between Smashing Pumpkins and Hanson, as the bands came together to perform a cover of Fleetwood Mac's 'Landslide'. Read more: Smashing Pumpkins talk to NME about feuds, friendship and fighting their own myth The alt-rock veterans were performing in Hanson's native Tulsa, when they invited the brothers out to join them on the rendition...

Watch Eddie Vedder jam with Fleetwood Mac’s Mike Campbell in a bathroom

Watch Eddie Vedder jam with Mike Campbell in a bathroom
Guitarist Mike Campbell has been posting a series of “Bathroom Jams” while on tour with Fleetwood Mac and his latest effort sees him joined by Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder. The pair are also joined by fellow Fleetwood Mac guitarist Neil Finn in a bathroom during a stop in Tacoma, Washington, this week. You can watch footage of the jam session below. https://www.instagram.com/p/BqTpWttny3I/ The...

Fleetwood Mac announce second show at Wembley Stadium and support band for 2019 European tour

Fleetwood Mac have announced a second show at Wembley Stadium as part of their summer 2019 European tour dates – as well as revealing that they'll be joined by The Pretenders. The classic rock veterans are currently touring with a new line-up after guitarist Lindsey Bucking was sacked back in April due to “scheduling conflicts”. The line-up now features Heartbreakers guitarist Mike Campbell...