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Watch The Afghan Whigs Bring The Darkness, Cover Fleetwood Mac On Kimmel

Barrel-chested throb-rock relics the Afghan Whigs remain one of the great sure bets on the indie rock touring circuit, and their muscular and soulfully sleazy attack sounds great in just about any context, including a random Monday night on late-night TV. Last night, the Whigs were the musical guests on Jimmy Kimmel Live, where they… More »

By: Tom Breihan / March 10, 2015 - 8:53 am

Watch Stevie Nicks Play A Somber Solo Piano Version Of “Blue Water”

Fleetwood Mac began to pick up momentum again after that brief reunion with Christine McVie in late 2013, which culminated in a full-fledged reunion and the extensive On With The Show Tour last year. But it didn’t stop there, because Stevie Knicks decided to bless us with her own new solo album of unreleased songs,… More »

By: Caitlin White / January 27, 2015 - 3:40 pm

Watch Stevie Nicks Play A Stripped-Down “Gypsy” To Commemorate Her First Solo Rolling Stone Cover In 34 Years

Swirling studio-rock witch-queen Stevie Nicks is about to appear on the cover of Rolling Stone on her own for the first time since 1981. And to celebrate the occasion, she’s played a lovely version of “Gypsy,” the big ballad from Fleetwood Mac’s 1982 album Mirage, for the magazine’s cameras. (Fleetwood Mac also played the songMore »

By: Tom Breihan / January 14, 2015 - 12:14 pm

Watch Stevie Nicks Sing “Rhiannon” With Deer Tick On New Year’s Eve

Deer Tick wrapped up the year and their six-night Brooklyn Bowl residency with a surprise guest appearance by Stevie Nicks. She came out during their New Year’s Eve show to sing “Rhiannon” with the band, who were celebrating their tenth anniversary with a series of shows to pay tribute to the artists that inspired them. More »

By: James Rettig / January 2, 2015 - 8:33 am

10 Cover Songs By Chvrches, Ranked

It was just over two years ago that Glasgow trio Chvrches first tapped their synth keys into our hearts with their dark, romantic pop. Aside from their Recover EP and full-length debut The Bones Of What You Believe, the band has given us a lot of listening material, covering songs by many other artists at… More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / November 17, 2014 - 12:04 pm

Watch Bleachers & Chvrches Cover Fleetwood Mac’s “Go Your Own Way”

Last night, VH1 held its annual “You Oughta Know” concert at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York. which celebrates the year’s most promising up-and-coming artists, a list which included Sam Smith, Tove Lo, and Echosmith. Bleachers and Chvrches also played at the show individually, and Lauren Mayberry came out to perform with Jack Antonoff’s side… More »

By: James Rettig / November 14, 2014 - 9:38 am

Watch Stevie Nicks Bring The Gravity On The Tonight Show

Last night, classic rock eminence Stevie Nicks, who probably has a heavier presence now than she did when she was at the height of her fame, was the musical guest on The Tonight Show. Nicks was already on the show earlier this year, recreating the video for her Tom Petty duet “Stop Draggin’ My Heart… More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 4, 2014 - 10:14 am

Fleetwood Mac Play Their Hits On TODAY And Announce More Tour Dates With Christine McVie

Fleetwood Mac appeared on TODAY this morning to perform some of their most popular hits and announce new tour dates with Christine McVie. The vocalist/keyboardist rejoined the band onstage Monday night at Madison Square Garden after a 16-year absence that began in 1998. During their appearance on TODAY, Stevie Nicks said, “It’s almost like the… More »

By: Ethan Jacobs / October 9, 2014 - 4:52 pm

Hear Stevie Nicks & Haim Sing “Rhiannon” In Stevie Nicks’ House

T: The New York Times Style Magazine had the bright idea to have some musicians visit Stevie Nicks’ house for a joint interview, and to everyone’s delight, Nicks chose Haim. While they were all together at Nicks’ mansion in Santa Monica, the four of them performed the Nicks-penned 1976 Fleetwood Mac hit “Rhiannon” around a… More »

By: Chris DeVille / October 6, 2014 - 5:06 pm

Watch The Afghan Whigs Cover Jeff Buckley, Fleetwood Mac, & Bobby Womack In Philadelphia; Play With Usher In Brooklyn

The Afghan Whigs are currently on a North American tour in support of Do To The Beast, their first new album in over 15 years. During their live shows, the band has been incorporating excerpts of some covers into their own songs. At their recent show in Philadelphia, they played some of Fleetwood Mac’s “Tusk”… More »

By: James Rettig / October 6, 2014 - 10:22 am

Dana Buoy – “Everywhere” (Fleetwood Mac Cover)

Akron/Family drummer Dana Janssen, who records under the name Dana Buoy, ends his new EP, Preacher, with a cover of Fleetwood Mac’s “Everywhere” from their 1987 album Tango In The Night. Janssen puts his own starry-eyed synth spin on the contemporary rock classic while keeping the pumped-up workout jam vibe of the original. Listen below. More »

By: James Rettig / August 4, 2014 - 6:28 pm

Fleetwood Mac Plan Album And Tour With Christine McVie

UPDATE 3/27/14: It’s really happening. Fleetwood Mac have released the dates for their first tour with Christine McVie since the late ’90s. Check out the dates for the band’s On With The Show tour below. More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 27, 2014 - 10:55 am

Christine McVie Is Back In Fleetwood Mac

Singer/keyboardist Christine McVie was always a massively important part of Fleetwood Mac, both as a singer and a songwriter. She retired from the band in 1998, but she reunited with them onstage in London last September, and everyone seemed really happy with how it went. So maybe it shouldn’t surprise anyone that McVie is planning… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 13, 2014 - 9:52 am

Stevie Nicks Officiates Deer Tick Frontman’s Wedding To Vanessa Carlton

Fleetwood Mac’s 2013 tour wraps up tonight in Vegas, but as Vulture points out, Stevie Nicks was tending to some other business Friday: She officiated a private wedding ceremony for Vanessa Carlton and Deer Tick frontman John McCauley. The musical couple, who released the duet “In Our Time” earlier this year, shared a few photo… More »

By: Chris DeVille / December 30, 2013 - 11:02 am

Watch Christine McVie Reunite With Fleetwood Mac In London

The singer and keyboardist Christine McVie was a huge part of Fleetwood Mac’s success during its ridiculous late-’70s hot streak; she wrote “Don’t Stop” and “You Make Loving Fun” and many of the band’s other hits. She was also a huge part of Fleetwood Mac’s byzantine intra-band romantic saga. She joined the band after marrying… More »

By: Tom Breihan / September 26, 2013 - 9:54 am

Watch Bat For Lashes Cover Fleetwood Mac In London

Over the weekend, I got to see Bat For Lashes at Sweden’s Way Out West festival, and Natasha Khan was a marvel: Warm, confident, in ridiculously fine vocal form, able to rock a nutso flowery pantsuit without looking like a clown. I did not, however, get to see her cover the Fleetwood Mac witch-rock classic… More »

By: Tom Breihan / August 14, 2013 - 9:35 am

Fleetwood Mac Extended Play Out Now

Earlier this month, we posted live video of old-school studio-rock all-stars Fleetwood Mac playing a new song called “Sad Angel.” That track comes from the creatively titled Extended Play, the new self-released EP that the band recorded just before their latest reunion tour kicked off. The four-song release is their first studio recording since the… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 30, 2013 - 11:03 am

Watch Fleetwood Mac Play New “Sad Angel” In Philly

On Saturday night, old-school studio-rock deities Fleetwood Mac played a show at Philadelphia’s Wells Fargo Arena, an early date on a long U.S. arena tour. At the show, Lindsey Buckingham mentioned that the band had gotten together before the tour to record a new EP, one that they’d release in “a few days”; this will… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 9, 2013 - 8:55 am

Selebrities – “Everywhere” (Feat. Erika Spring & Lissy Trullie) (Fleetwood Mac Cover)

As a kind of Valentine’s Day gift to the world, the Brooklyn-based designer-pop trio Selebrities have covered Fleetwood Mac’s 1987 trifle “Everywhere,” enlisting New York singers Erika Spring and Lissy Trullie to help out on the spectral harmonies. If you’re familiar with the original, you know that its soft deep-chiffon vibe, which sounds extraordinarily 2013,… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 14, 2013 - 12:34 pm

Hear Liars, Yeasayer Cover Fleetwood Mac

Thus far this year, we’ve already heard one prominent, indie-centric Fleetwood Mac cover album: The all-star Just Tell Me That You Want Me – A Tribute To Fleetwood Mac. And now there’s another one out there, though this one comes with considerably less hype. The latest issue of the music magazine Mojo comes packaged with… More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 26, 2012 - 9:38 am
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