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Fleetwood Mac

January 14, 2021 JabberGuys Season 1 Episode 8
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Fleetwood Mac
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Inside Rock
Fleetwood Mac
Jan 14, 2021 Season 1 Episode 8
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The JabberGuys follow Fleetwood Mac from their beginnings, through their trials and tribulations, to the making of one of the best-selling albums of all time.

 Cha gets frustrated with Tim Horton’s

 Background on Mick Fleetwood
Animal from Sesame Street partially modelled after Mick Fleetwood’s erratic drum style.

1967 Windsor Jazz and Blues

Original members Peter Green, Jeremy Spencer, John McVie, Mick Fleetwood.

Shotgun Express  (Rod Stewart, Peter Green, Mick Fleetwood, and Peter Bardens)

First 5 albums: Fleetwood Mac, Mr. Wonderful, Then Play on, Fleetwood Mac in Chicago, Kiln House.

Losing a band member to a religious cult (Jeremy Spencer)

14 band member lineup changes for Fleetwood Mac

Christine McVie (Christine Anne Perfect) joins as keyboardist and vocalist (1970)

“Fleetwood Mac” titles 2 albums: (1968 and 1975) 

1975 breakthrough album

Manager, Clifford Davis scams concert goers (1974)

The big lineup change: Stevie Nicks and Lindsay Buckingham added to the band (1975)

Rumours” … it just keeps on selling

Cocaine anyone? …. Play ‘Chariots of Fire’

Their only #1 hit: “Dreams”

Inconceivable” … The Princess Bride movie

Mick Fleetwood’s “wooden balls” (Rumours album cover)

“Rumours”: 11 months to record the album during relationship chaos

Leather and Lace: Stevie Nicks and Don Henley

Buckingham and Nick’s breakup fuel for “Rumours”

1979: “Tusk” double album (most expensive experimental album made at that time)
Album price of $16 USD in 1979 translates to approx. $57 in 2020
Wacky sounds on the album: Fleetwood used tissue boxes and lamb chops

1982: “Mirage”

1987: “Tango in the Night” … parts recorded in Buckingham’s bedroom

1990: “Behind the Mask”

1995: “Time”

1997: “The Dance” (Live album)

2003: “Say You Will”

2018: Buckingham fired from the band

Holiday Road” – Lindsay Buckingham (1983)

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The Making of Rumours - Fleetwood Mac
Inside the making of one of the biggest selling albums of all time - "Rumours"

50 Years of the Rolling Stone
The magazine’s rise to prominence as the voice of rock n roll and leading showcase for photography.

History of Rock and Roll Vol #2
A comprehensive, authoritative, and enthralling cultural history of one of rock's most exciting eras

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Show Notes

The JabberGuys follow Fleetwood Mac from their beginnings, through their trials and tribulations, to the making of one of the best-selling albums of all time.

 Cha gets frustrated with Tim Horton’s

 Background on Mick Fleetwood
Animal from Sesame Street partially modelled after Mick Fleetwood’s erratic drum style.

1967 Windsor Jazz and Blues

Original members Peter Green, Jeremy Spencer, John McVie, Mick Fleetwood.

Shotgun Express  (Rod Stewart, Peter Green, Mick Fleetwood, and Peter Bardens)

First 5 albums: Fleetwood Mac, Mr. Wonderful, Then Play on, Fleetwood Mac in Chicago, Kiln House.

Losing a band member to a religious cult (Jeremy Spencer)

14 band member lineup changes for Fleetwood Mac

Christine McVie (Christine Anne Perfect) joins as keyboardist and vocalist (1970)

“Fleetwood Mac” titles 2 albums: (1968 and 1975) 

1975 breakthrough album

Manager, Clifford Davis scams concert goers (1974)

The big lineup change: Stevie Nicks and Lindsay Buckingham added to the band (1975)

Rumours” … it just keeps on selling

Cocaine anyone? …. Play ‘Chariots of Fire’

Their only #1 hit: “Dreams”

Inconceivable” … The Princess Bride movie

Mick Fleetwood’s “wooden balls” (Rumours album cover)

“Rumours”: 11 months to record the album during relationship chaos

Leather and Lace: Stevie Nicks and Don Henley

Buckingham and Nick’s breakup fuel for “Rumours”

1979: “Tusk” double album (most expensive experimental album made at that time)
Album price of $16 USD in 1979 translates to approx. $57 in 2020
Wacky sounds on the album: Fleetwood used tissue boxes and lamb chops

1982: “Mirage”

1987: “Tango in the Night” … parts recorded in Buckingham’s bedroom

1990: “Behind the Mask”

1995: “Time”

1997: “The Dance” (Live album)

2003: “Say You Will”

2018: Buckingham fired from the band

Holiday Road” – Lindsay Buckingham (1983)

Visit www.jabberguys.com to subscribe to our podcasts and for trivia based on each episode.

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. If you make a purchase, we may receive a commission at no extra cost to you.



The Making of Rumours - Fleetwood Mac
Inside the making of one of the biggest selling albums of all time - "Rumours"

50 Years of the Rolling Stone
The magazine’s rise to prominence as the voice of rock n roll and leading showcase for photography.

History of Rock and Roll Vol #2
A comprehensive, authoritative, and enthralling cultural history of one of rock's most exciting eras

Start Your Own Quiz
Start using quizzes to engage your customers. I’m loving Interact Quiz Builder! Try it for free.

Support the show (https://paypal.me/jabberguys?locale.x=en_US)