Lindsey Buckingham Speaks About Getting Fired From Fleetwood Mac

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Fleetwood Mac 2018Last month, Fleetwood Mac announced an upcoming US tour, and with it that they’d finally be parting ways with longtime guitarist and songwriter Lindsey Buckingham. In conversation with Rolling Stone, the band said that the decision was in response to Buckingham’s objections to the band’s upcoming tour schedule, and that his firing came down … More »

Fleetwood Mac Announce Tour With New Lineup, Address Lindsey Buckingham Firing

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Two weeks ago we learned Fleetwood Mac had fired Lindsey Buckingham (again) and would be launching a big tour with Heartbreakers guitarist Mike Campbell and Crowded House frontman Neil Finn in his stead. Maybe that’s why Buckingham looks so sour in the above photo from January, when the group was collectivelyMore »

Lindsey Buckingham Quits Fleetwood Mac

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Lindsey Buckingham has parted ways with Fleetwood Mac … again. He first left in ’87 and rejoined the group in ’97 for The Dance. Fleetwood Mac’s Christine McVie confirmed that the band will embark on a tour starting in June. According to a statement from the group, the band will be joined on the road … More »

Watch Lorde, Haim, & Harry Styles Cover Fleetwood Mac At MusiCares Person Of The Year Concert

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Fleetwood Mac were honored at the MusiCares Person Of The Year concert at NYC’s Radio City Music Hall last night, where a number of younger artists paid tribute to their legacy and their songs. Lorde covered their 1997 song “Silver Springs,” Haim covered “Gypsy,” and Harry Styles joined the band themselves for a performance of … More »

27 Reissues From 2017 You Should Check Out

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It’s becoming increasingly difficult to keep track of new releases in stores in a given week, and even more daunting to stay on top of archival reissues. In addition to straightforward LP pressings capitalizing on the vinyl boom, labels are banking on love of physical product and nostalgia when they plan out their release schedule. More »

Fleetwood Mac Reissuing Self-Titled LP With Unreleased Music

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Fleetwood Mac have been on a reissue kick lately that’s included expanded editions of Tusk, Mirage, and Tango In The Night. Today, the band announced a new reissue of their 1975 self-titled album, which is their first album with the lineup that includes Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks. The new Fleetwood Mac … More »

Haim, Lorde, John Legend, Harry Styles Among Performers For MusiCares Fleetwood Mac Tribute

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Every year on Grammys weekend, the organization’s charity wing MusiCares hosts a ceremony honoring its Person Of The Year. This year MusiCares’ Person Of The Year is actually a group of persons, Fleetwood Mac, and the National Academy of Recorded Arts & Sciences has rounded up an impressive lineup of performers to pay tribute. Haim, … More »

Go Your Own Way: 25 Notable Divorce Albums

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Pop music is littered with the shattered remains of relationships. As the stereotype goes: Personal strife often makes for good art. And for many artists, nothing is more of a catalyst for a great song than romantic discord or destruction. The list of classic breakup songs and albums feels endless; some artists’ whole catalogs seem … More »

Watch Lindsey Buckingham & Christine McVie Do “Lay Down For Free” On James Corden

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A few months ago, the old Fleetwood Mac bandmates Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie got back together to release a self-titled duets album. And on last night’s episode of James Corden’s Late Late Show, the two studio-rock veterans got together to perform the album track “Lay Down For Free.” Even if you’re not necessarily … More »

Watch Harry Styles Cover Fleetwood Mac’s “The Chain” In BBC Live Lounge

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Former One Directioner Harry Styles was the latest artist to stop by BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge, and for the requisite cover that most musicians do for it, he decided to do one of Fleetwood Mac’s “The Chain.” He also performed a couple of tracks from his debut solo album. You can watch all … More »