Mike Campbell of the Heartbreakers and Neil Finn of Crowded House to replace departing guitarist
The band's firing of Lindsey Buckingham might be the most quintessential chapter yet in the band's epic saga of dysfunction News of Buckinghams departure initially broke when former Fleetwood Mac guitarist Billy Burnette shared an April 4th tweet that has since been deleted, saying: "Breaking news: Lindsey Buckingham is out but Im not in." Rolling Stone has confirmed Buckinghams departure, though no specific tour dates have been announced. Fleetwood Mac issued a collective statement about the news, saying: "We are thrilled to welcome the musical talents of the caliber of Mike Campbell and Neil Finn into the Mac family. With Mike and Neil, we’ll be performing all the hits that the fans love, plus we’ll be surprising our audiences with some tracks from our historic catalogue of songs.
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