Article successfully added.

Fleetwood Mac The Very Best Of Fleetwood Mac (2-CD)

This product is currently not available.
$13.99 *

Prices incl. VAT plus shipping costs

Item is temporarily out of stock.
Approx. delivery time: up to 3 weeks. (if available from supplier)

  • CDRN798316
  • 0.12
​(2009/Rhino) 36 tracks more

Fleetwood Mac: The Very Best Of Fleetwood Mac (2-CD)

​(2009/Rhino) 36 tracks

Article properties: Fleetwood Mac: The Very Best Of Fleetwood Mac (2-CD)

  • Interpret: Fleetwood Mac

  • Album titlle: The Very Best Of Fleetwood Mac (2-CD)

  • Label WARNER BROS

  • Genre Rock

  • Year of publication 2009
  • Artikelart CD

  • EAN: 0081227983161

  • weight in Kg 0.12
Fleetwood Mac - The Very Best Of Fleetwood Mac (2-CD) CD 1
01 Monday Monday
02 Dreams
03 You Make Loving Fun
04 Go Your Own Way
05 Rhiannon
06 Say You Love Me
07 I'm So Afraid (Live, 1997)
08 Silver Springs
09 Over My Head
10 Never Going Back Again
11 Sara
12 Love In Store
13 Tusk
14 Landslide
15 Songbird
16 Big Love (Live, 1997)
17 Storms
Fleetwood Mac - The Very Best Of Fleetwood Mac (2-CD) CD 2
01 The Chain
02 Don't Stop
03 What Makes You Think You're The One
04 Gypsy
05 Second Hand News
06 Little Lies
07 Think About Me
08 Go Insane (Live, 1997)
09 Gold Dust Woman
10 Hold Me
11 Seven Wonders
12 World Turning
13 Everywhere
14 Sisters Of The Moon
15 Family Man
16 As Long As You Follow
17 No Questions Asked
18 Skies The Limit
19 Paper Doll
Fleetwood Mac Wembley, northern London, late May of Eighty Eight. England plays Scotland for... more
"Fleetwood Mac"

Fleetwood Mac

Wembley, northern London, late May of Eighty Eight. England plays Scotland for UK football bragging rights on Saturday and huge colored banners wave smartly in the wind atop the parapets of the stadium. Tango In The Night is the number one record in England for the second time, and Fleetwood Mac has sold out ten nights at Wembley Arena, eight years after last playing in its native land. a "Thirty minutes" calls Wayne Cody, continuing his traditional countdown to showtime. An hour earlier Fleetwood Mac (Mark XI) had convened onstage for the day's soundcheck and a brief rehearsal. For twenty minutes the gnat band burns away to the giant empty hall, stopping to re-weave the three voice harmony to their current British hit single: "Tell me lies, tell me sweet little hes.. ." a Now the band and its corps of rock soldiers are pacing and chatting and waiting out the anxious minutes right before a show. And there's cause for some nervousness.

A royal prince has tickets tonight and has been invited back-stage after the show. And there an the fans, some of whom have been paying to see Fleetwood Mac for more than twenty years. The backstage consensus is that tonight would not be a good night for a less-than-magic show. 4 Twenty minutes! a John McVie sits in the dressing room, smoking, relaxed, tight but loose. He Says that when he was asked to join Fleetwood Mac during the summer of 196Z he declined and took a kif holiday in Morocco instead. Mick Fleetwood, six feet six inches of King Lear intensity, studies his costume and makeup in the mirror-, issues many vague orders and gnat oaths, and says something about the wild days of the young Mac in the sixties. Christine Perfect McVie" slips into the men's dressing room with a knowing smile. Slender, beautiful and elegant, she banters with the boys, her regal but unassuming demeanor instantly grabbing the moment. a Stevie Nicks is in the dressing room she shares with Christine; she is not to be seen, preferring to prepare for Fleetwood Mac's return in seclusion, like a bride. a Ten Minutes... a Back in the boy's room Billy Burnette is trying on a black silk shirt from a shop in Bond Street.

Three hundred and fifty quid for a shirt, but Billy's band has sold out 10 nights at Wembley so it's OK. With a laugh and a flash of black eyes, Mr Burnette, a real gentleman, accepts the B12 shot offered by the comical English tour doc. New guitarist Rick Vito sits next to Mick at the mirror As a teenager in Philadelphia he paid to see the original Mac in 1968 when they were just becoming known in the States. Playing hen in London Rick Vito has a strange feeling, as though he were stepping into some pretty heavy shoes indeed. a Five minutes! a Last second bustle. Over in the corner the brilliant Ghanaian drummer Isaac Asante adjusts his horned cowrie-shell helmet. Mick has finished his toilette and is high-stepping in place and howling. Band managers John Courage, Dennis Dunstan and Tony Dimitnades issue final instructions to the crew and hall personnel. The dressing rooms feel electric, supercharged. And one almost senses the ghosts in the band, those not present, but there all the same in spirit.- the magisterial young blues god Peter Green; Jeremy Spencer child of God; Danny Kirwan, whose playing was like blue water under Peter's red fire; Bob Welch, the California mystic-Um; and Lindsey Buckingham, Fleetwood Mac's protean guitarist and singer for more than a decade. a Two minutes, and Fleetwood Mac files breathlessly into the shadows behind the big raised stage. Ziggy Mac-by fades off the PA... house lights dim as crew climb rope ladders like spider monkeys. .. thousands of voices roar for the music as Rick plays a chord and Mick starts the rhythm and suddenly it's Fleetwood Mac in full throttle at top volume.

"Cause when the loving starts, and the lights go down, and there's not another living soul around...and you say that you love me!' Chris is singing the lead, and Stevie chants amidst a wonderful stagelit luminescence about her noble, golden head. Ten rows back are her true fans, clad in top bats and chiffon scarves; they remember the days when Rhiannon the Welsh rnare-goddess alighted onstage like a dark-winged apparition during Fleetwood Mac shows past a For two hours, Fleetwood Mac holds its audience in thrall. Billy sings Lindsey's pans in "The Chain," and it's real. Stevie sings "Dreams" awl gets an ovation. "Isn't it midnight, on the other side of the world?" Mick and Stevie rock "Sara," drowning in the sea of love. Billy Burnett( does Peter Green's "Oh Well" and gets a big cheer Same for Stevie's "Seven Wonders!' Rick Vito pays his tribute to the early Mac with "Stop Messing Around" awl "I Loved Anofher Woman!' In quick succession: "Over My Head" with its bell-clear harmonies, "Gold Dust Woman," "Don't Let Me Down," and the lovely "Has Anyone Ever Written" which ends with Stevie's recitative that holds the crowd silent, spellbound. This mood is sustained as Chris sings the glorious "Brown Eyes;' her blue alto lightly dipped in melancholy. But Mick changes everything as he and Asante put on a solo drum show during "World Turning." Playing touch-sensitive drum pads concealed in a vest, Mick grimaces and cavorts sending out jagged shards of sampled sounds.

"Oh God," the vest screams when Mick thumps his chest. "Help Me!" He taps his tummy and you hear a car crash. It's a weird and wondrous techno-dance, rendered even stranger by the masked Asante's hand-drum mojo. 4 Now the set builds to climax. "Little Lies" is right and tight. "Stand Back" is awesome. "You  Meko Loving Fun" is astral travel bark to the spirit of Seventy Six. "Co Your  Osce Way" ends the show with a powerful rock son et lumiere. The encores: "Blue Letter," "Don't Stop," and, at the end Christine by herself at the piano, singing "Songbird" under a pencil spot, holding Fleetwood Mac's delirious crowd as if she were alone in some smokey dive, after hours. a As she finishes, the audience lets loose. De/irium. John McVie introduces the band. Stevie and Chris receive standing ovations and many bouquets. Mick singles out the newest Macs, Burnet, and Vito, for special praise. As the house lights come on, the somber tones of `Albatross" on the PA elicits a final cheer, Fleetwood Mac's perennial English top ten hit. * Back in the dressing rooms, there's hot food and cold lager beer.

The young-prince is escorted to a reception room with his minders, his leather-jacketed girlfriend and his posh friends, to be introduced to the band. Mick makes sure Asante, a loyal citizen of the British Commonwealth, shakes hands with the prince. Handsome, balding slightly in the back like his brothers and father, the prince is cordial and co.rnplimentary„ and the whole company is flattered that he Carrie. As alWayS, Mick Fleetwood is the last musician to have the ball. As his Daimler limousine cuts through the wet nighttime streets of springtime London, Mick asks the driver to detour, and he rides through the Notting Hill Gate area where he first came to live as a fifteen-year-old Home Counties bad in 1963, smitten with the Beatles and ready to rock. a And rock he did. a The next night, after another successful -show, Warner Bros. Records gives a party in Mac's9bonor at the Kensington Roof Gardens. The entertainment is an ace London boogie band and the members of Fleetwood Mac dance with each other until dawn. On coy way home, I remember what an old friend of the band, Judy Wong, bad told me a few months earlier "There's a depth to this group," Judy said, "a 4n-like pure flame of truth and a sense of destiny. People were meant to be in the band.

No one ever auditioned, musicians were hired on intuition and instinct. Most of all, nothing ordinary ever happened to Fleetwood Mac." a Those words still hold true, probably will for many years to come. It's too late to stop now.
STEPHEN DAVIS 1988

 

Review 0
Read, write and discuss reviews... more
Customer evaluation for "The Very Best Of Fleetwood Mac (2-CD)"
Write an evaluation
Evaluations will be activated after verification.
Please enter the digits and letters in the following text field.

The fields marked with * are required.

Weitere Artikel von Fleetwood Mac
Blues Jam At Chess (2-LP) (180gram vinyl) Fleetwood Mac: Blues Jam At Chess (2-LP) (180gram vinyl) Art-Nr.: 66227

Ready to ship today,
Delivery time appr. 1-3 workdays

$48.55 *
Greatest Hits (CD) Fleetwood Mac: Greatest Hits (CD) Art-Nr.: CD25838

Ready to ship today,
Delivery time appr. 1-3 workdays

$16.15 * $10.75 *
The Best Of Peter Green's Fleetwood Mac (CD) Fleetwood Mac: The Best Of Peter Green's Fleetwood Mac (CD) Art-Nr.: CD5101552

Ready to ship today,
Delivery time appr. 1-3 workdays

$12.15 * $10.75 *
Pious Bird Of Good Omen Fleetwood Mac: Pious Bird Of Good Omen Art-Nr.: CD5164452

Ready to ship today,
Delivery time appr. 1-3 workdays

$16.15 * $10.75 *
Blues Jam In Chicago Vol.1 Fleetwood Mac: Blues Jam In Chicago Vol.1 Art-Nr.: CD5164462

Ready to ship today,
Delivery time appr. 1-3 workdays

$16.15 * $10.75 *
Richard Younger: Get A Shot Of...The Story Arthur Alexander: Richard Younger: Get A Shot Of...The Story Art-Nr.: 0001018

Currently not available

$27.00
Michael Streissgut:Pioneer Of Nashville Sound Eddy Arnold: Michael Streissgut:Pioneer Of Nashville Sound Art-Nr.: 0001029

Currently not available

$20.47
Abbi Hübner: Sein Leben Seine Musik Seine Sc Louis Armstrong: Abbi Hübner: Sein Leben Seine Musik Seine Sc Art-Nr.: 0001030

Currently not available

$26.78
Marc Boettcher: Legende einer Sängerin Alexandra: Marc Boettcher: Legende einer Sängerin Art-Nr.: 0001032

Currently not available

$32.35
As I Write A Letter The Beatles: As I Write A Letter Art-Nr.: 0002018

Currently not available

$16.20
Nothing Is Beatle Proof The Beatles: Nothing Is Beatle Proof Art-Nr.: 0002023

Currently not available

$48.60
D.Morton: A Black Star In Early Country Music BAILEY, Deford: D.Morton: A Black Star In Early Country Music Art-Nr.: 0002033

Currently not available

$32.35
Long Distance Information: Chuck Berry's Recorded Legacy Chuck Berry: Long Distance Information: Chuck Berry's... Art-Nr.: 0002071

Currently not available

$21.55
Pet Sounds 40th Anniversary (CD & DVD) The Beach Boys: Pet Sounds 40th Anniversary (CD & DVD) Art-Nr.: CD3539862

Currently not available

$26.95
Vol.3 Electric Blues 1960 - 1969 (english) Various - Electric Blues - Plug It In! Turn It Up!: Vol.3 Electric Blues 1960 - 1969 (english) Art-Nr.: BCD16923

Ready to ship today,
Delivery time appr. 1-3 workdays

$43.15
Vol.2 Electric Blues 1954 - 1967 (english) Various - Electric Blues - Plug It In! Turn It Up!: Vol.2 Electric Blues 1954 - 1967 (english) Art-Nr.: BCD16922

Ready to ship today,
Delivery time appr. 1-3 workdays

$43.15
Vol.1 Electric Blues 1939 - 1954 (english) Various - Electric Blues - Plug It In! Turn It Up!: Vol.1 Electric Blues 1939 - 1954 (english) Art-Nr.: BCD16921

Ready to ship today,
Delivery time appr. 1-3 workdays

$43.15
Greatest Hits (CD) Fleetwood Mac: Greatest Hits (CD) Art-Nr.: CD25838

Ready to ship today,
Delivery time appr. 1-3 workdays

$10.75 $16.15
Viewed