Fleetwood Mac

The second installment of the 300 pop singles released between 1960 and 1969 I’d want to have with me on a desert island; where, god willing, I’d find a jukebox with a set of speakers the size of palm trees.  (And, to all you nitpickers, just in case you were wondering or were planning on […]

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Please enjoy part two of my four-part list of 40 people who died this year whose lives, legacies and passings were given short shrift by far too many in the mainstream media. 30. Charles “Skip” Pitts He was a talented session man and a Memphis-based guitarist who scratchy, bold playing style helped lend the Isley […]

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R.I.P. – Bob Welch

by M.C. Antil on June 12, 2012

A few years ago when Fleetwood Mac was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and he found himself excluded from the exhibit that listed the band’s lineup and former members, Bob Welch jokingly chided himself for being “the invisible man.” Yet the irony was that while Welch may have been kidding about the […]

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Song of the Day: Fleetwood Mac’s “Albatross”

by M.C. Antil on October 2, 2010

M.C. Antil’s Song of the Day — October 2, 2010 A daily snapshot of songs you might not know…but should. Long before Fleetwood Mac became a Top 40 hit-making machine with the financial wherewithal of a small European country, they were a simple blues band.  Formed by John McVie, Mick Fleetwood and Peter Green, who […]

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