Mick Fleetwood & Friends Celebrate the Music of Peter Green and Early Fleetwood Mac

Venue:

The London Palladium

Date: 25/02/2020

I have not been so excited going to a gig for years. Peter Green was my first musical hero but I never saw him in his pomp (I was 12 years old when he quit Fleetwood Mac) and I have never seen the later incarnations of his band, much though I love many of them.

The line-up for this one-off celebration (two years in the making, according to our host, Mick Fleetwood) kept growing. Mick said that Billy Gibbons and Steven Tyler were the first two people to say yes, and everything else grew from there.

The Then Play On House Band for the night were: Rick Peterson – keys Rick Vito – guitars Dave Bronze – bass Jonny Lang – guitars Andy Fairweather Lowe – guitars Zak Starkey – drums and percussion Mick Fleetwood – drums

I’m going to get the order of this wrong – it was bit of a blur as people came and went – but the show started with a run of early Mac songs, with Billy Gibbons, Steven Tyler and Christine McVie joining at various times. Billy G was just perfect for this. You realise what a … Continue reading Mick Fleetwood & Friends Celebrate the Music of Peter Green and Early Fleetwood Mac