Fleetwood Mac announce North American tour with Christine McVie | The Guardian

Sean Michaels
The Guardian (UK)
Friday 28 March 2014 18.55 GMT

The singer and keyboard player is “very, very happy” to be rejoining the band after a 16-year absence

Centre stage … Christine McVie, reunited with bandmates Mick Fleetwood, left, and Stevie Nicks, right. Photograph: David M Benett/Getty Images

Centre stage … Christine McVie, reunited with bandmates Mick Fleetwood, left, and Stevie Nicks, right. Photograph: David M Benett/Getty Images

Fleetwood Mac have announced a new North American tour, on which they will reunite with Christine McVie for the first time in 16 years.

“I’m a pig in a pile of poo really,” McVie told Rolling Stone. “It is a time warp; it is very, very happy. None of the nonsense with the drink and the nasty stuff. We’re all grown up, of course.”

For now, Fleetwood Mac have scheduled 34 concerts across the United States and Canada, spanning 30 September to 20 December 2014. “[We’ll] pick up end of January [2015] and complete America, and we can do the world, really,” McVie said. “And there’s a studio album somewhere in the mix too … We’re all committed to keep on going until one of us says ‘stop it’.” Continue reading