Fleetwood Mac’s Lindsey Buckingham (Guitar/Vocals) and Christine McVie (Keys/Vocals) have come together this summer to tour in support of their album released June 9. On Aug. 2 Buckingham/McVie stopped at the Greek Theater for a night of Fleetwood Mac hits, songs from their new album as a duo, and solo hits. The show started with Buckingham and McVie playing as an acoustic duo for the first 4 songs which included Fleetwood Mac’s “Wish You Were Here,” “Never Going Back Again,” “and Shut Us Down.” The next three songs following the acoustic songs were the first three songs of their new album. The 19-song set also included the Fleetwood Mac hits “Hold Me,” “Little Lies,” “Tusk,” “You Make Loving Fun,” “I’m So Afraid,” “Go Your Own Way,” and “Everywhere.” The show ended with a three song encore of “Everywhere” and from the new album “Lay Down for Free,” and “Game of Pretend.” The tour resumes again Oct.14 in San Jose, CA and continues through Nov. 16 in Sugar Land, Tx.
Text and photos by Alex Kluft