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  Mick Fleetwood
Fleetwood was born on June 24, 1947 in Redruth, England to Mike and Brigid Fleetwood.
Fleetwood was educated in boarding schools, but seemed to have more of an interest in drumming than in schoolwork.
Mick was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on January 12, 1998 at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City.
www.fleetwoodmac.net /penguin/mick.htm   (1010 words)

  
 Mick Fleetwood - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Michael John Kells "Mick" Fleetwood, born in Redruth, Cornwall, on June 24, 1942, is a British musician best-known for his role as the drummer with the rock and roll band Fleetwood Mac.
Fleetwood also discusses his addiction to powdered cocaine, and his personal bankruptcy after earning millions of dollars or pounds from his drumming career.
Mick Fleetwood article at Memory Alpha, the Star Trek wiki.
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 Zildjian.com - en-US
Mick's father Mike; a Wing Commander in the Royal Air Force, bought his son his first drumkit at the age of thirteen.
Mick was mostly self taught and learned how to play by listening to and playing along with records by The Everly Brothers, The Shadows and Cliff Richard.
On January 12th 1998, Mick Fleetwood and his bandmates were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
www.zildjian.com /EN-US/artists/artistDetail.ad2?artistID=2590   (556 words)

  
 Drummerworld: Mick Fleetwood
Mick Fleetwood is best known for his tremendous success as the drummer of Fleetwood Mac, the wildly successful band he co-founded in 1967 with fellow John Mayall alumni Peter Green (guitar) and John McVie (bass).
The turmoil of the band's meteoric rise to superstardom is well-known and documented in its own entry; Fleetwood himself eventually lost his marriage after it was discovered in 1973 that his wife was having an affair with Mac guitarist Bob Weston.
Fleetwood Mac went on hiatus until 1987, when Fleetwood's declaration of bankruptcy prompted the reunion LP Tango In the Night; even Lindsey Buckingham was persuaded to join in, albeit only in the studio.
www.drummerworld.com /drummers/Mick_Fleetwood.html   (207 words)

  
 Sony ACID Loops - Mick Fleetwood: Total Drumming and more Composition / Utility Software at GuitarCenter.com.
A meticulously researched and executed project and a labor of love that reveals the shining core of the Fleetwood style, and showcases all the beats and rhythms that literally changed the course of modern music.
Fleetwood Mac's Mick Fleetwood is the living history of rock.
Mick covers a very wide range of music styles from Polka to Metal and everything in between.
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 Mick Fleetwood, entertainer of Fleetwood Mac
Mick Fleetwood, began his professional drumming career at the age of 16 and has remained at the forefront of the music industry for over 40 years.
For decades, Mick Fleetwood has proven to be not only one of rock’s greatest drummers but also an astute discoverer of great talent.
Mick has had fun with an acting career and has also co-written two books, the NY Times Best Seller, "My Life and Adventures in Fleetwood Mac" and the coffee table book, "My Twenty-Five years in Fleetwood Mac." In addition to these other projects Mick manages his own wine enterprise, Mick Fleetwood Private Cellar.
www.goldstars.com /speakers/fleetwood_mick.html   (542 words)

  
 Mick Fleetwood pictures and biography
Mick Fleetwood is best known for his tremendous success as the drummer of Fleetwood Mac, the wildly successful band he co-founded in 1967 with fellow John Mayall alumni Peter Green (guitar) and John McVie (bass).
The turmoil of the band's meteoric rise to superstardom is well-known and documented in its own entry; Fleetwood himself eventually lost his marriage after it was discovered in 1973 that his wife was having an affair with Mac guitarist Bob Weston.
Fleetwood Mac went on hiatus until 1987, when Fleetwood's declaration of bankruptcy prompted the reunion LP Tango in the Night; even Lindsey Buckingham was persuaded to join in, albeit only in the studio.
www.angelfire.com /mac/keepitlive/drummers/Fleetwood/fleetwood.htm   (188 words)

  
 Mick Fleetwood - CEO, Fleetwood Mac - Nationwide Speakers Bureau
Legendary drummer and founding member of Fleetwood Mac, Mick Fleetwood has been at the top of his trade for over thirty years —and in 2004 was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.  By the age of sixteen Fleetwood had already turned professional, playing in several London based bands, including John Mayall’s Blues Breakers.
In 1964 Mick Fleetwood met Peter Green and together in 1967 formed the original blues lineup of Fleetwood Mac with Jeremy Spencer and John McVie.
Fleetwood is still on the board of Accordance and is a devoted spokesperson for the company.
www.nationwidespeakers.com /speaker/464   (606 words)

  
 Mick Fleetwood - Memory Alpha - A Wikia wiki
Mick Fleetwood was the drummer for the group "Fleetwood Mac." He appeared in the TNG episode "Manhunt."
Mick's most recognizable and famous feature is his beard...
Mick Fleetwood also starred in the 1987 science fiction movie "The Running Man" as Mick, the leader of an underground resistence movement.
memory-alpha.org /en/wiki/Mick_Fleetwood   (155 words)

  
 Mick Fleetwood making tracks with MIDI   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Fleetwood Mac has been one of the most exciting bands of the last twenty years.
Mick is particularly looking forward to the sounds MIDI technology will enable him to explore on the next album.
For Mick Fleetwood, using the new MIDI technology is in line with the band's philosophy to keep evolving.
www.fleetwoodmac-uk.com /articles/FMart81.htm   (1374 words)

  
 Voices of Distinction | Speaker Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Mick Fleetwood, legendary drummer and co-founding member of Fleetwood Mac was born June 24, 1947 in Cornwall, England.
In 1967, Fleetwood, along with Peter Green and John McVie formed the original Fleetwood Mac, a band that subsequently became one of the leading blues bands of that era.
For decades, Mick Fleetwood has proven to be not only one of rock’s greatest drummers but also an astute discoverer of great talent and has pursued other projects with the same energy, drive and passion he puts into his drumming.
voicesofdistinction.com /speakers/ISBB-6ACUVE/bio   (476 words)

  
 Mick Fleetwood
Mick Fleetwood, legendary drummer and co-founding member of Fleetwood Mac was born June 24, 1947 in Cornwall, England.
In 1967, Fleetwood, along with Peter Green and John McVie formed the original Fleetwood Mac, a band that subsequently became one of the leading blues bands of that era.
Mick has had fun with an acting career and has also co-written two books, the NY Times Best Seller, My Life and Adventures in Fleetwood Mac and the coffee table book, My Twenty-Five years in Fleetwood Mac.
www.goodmanspeakersbureau.com /biographies/fleetwood_mick.htm   (500 words)

  
 House Of Samples.com presents - An Interview with Mick Fleetwood - Call toll-free 877-687-4270
Mick Fleetwood has been a major force in popular music as the renowned drummer for Fleetwood Mac, a band that has produced innovative and popular music throughout their long and distinguished history.
We actually recorded copies of hundreds of Mick's songs in chronological order with the types of beats and patterns we were seeking, and put those on a series of CDs which we then gave to Mick and gave him a chance to see his historical progression from the aired versions of his songs.
For the snares, bass and high hats, we had multiple mics to grab both the crack of the of the sticks against the head of the drums, and the pushing of the air push and the reverberation of the bottom head.
www.mtlc.net /articles/mfleetwood_int.html   (2622 words)

  
 Mick Fleetwood: Total Drummer, Totally On Top Of The World
Fleetwood says the sessions have been so fruitful that the album will likely be a two-disc set.
With Christine McVie out of the fold, Fleetwood cites a change in the climate and dynamics of the record and the band.
At 55, one would think that Mick Fleetwood would be getting ready to wind down his long and illustrious career.
www.vintagerock.com /mfleetwood_interview.aspx   (1204 words)

  
 Mick Fleetwood Story: Two Sticks And A Drum DVD Movie
Mick Fleetwood cast a long shadow as the co-founder of one of rock's most successful bands--Fleetwood Mac.
In this definitive portrait of a life lived within one of rock 'n' roll's most turbulent groups, the story traces Mick Fleetwood's life from his childhood to his early career playing with the world's greatest blues musicians to his years with Fleetwood Mac.
Ironically, Fleetwood Mac's most successful album, "Rumours," with its carefree melodies and bouncy rhythms, was written about the internal tensions that eventually tore the band apart.
www.cduniverse.com /search/xx/movie/pid/4992276/a/Mick+Fleetwood+Story%3A+Two+Sticks+And+A+Drum.htm   (449 words)

  
 The Mick Fleetwood Band
The group's co-founder and drummer is ready to spend some quality time with his wife and their twin 2-and-a-half-year-old daughters.
Fleetwood's unmistakable drumming style fills "Something Big" (Hear here via iTunes), but he clearly revels in sharing the creative and production process with Smallwood, a friend of 10 years.
Fleetwood, who also has children from a previous marriage, is enjoying his second chance at fatherhood.
www.pauseandplay.com /fleetwood.htm   (1008 words)

  
 Amazon.ca: Fleetwood Mac: Music: Fleetwood Mac   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Fleetwood Mac (possibly taken from the names of two of it's founding members, drummer Mick Fleetwood and bassist John McVie) started out as a psychedelic/blues band in the late-'60s.
Fleetwood Mac's self-titled 1975 release is loaded wih tracks exhibiting the somewhat slick, but tasteful, emotive pop rock that the Mac would eventually become famous with.
These three are the dominating songwriters and personalities of the band, but that's not to say that Mick Fleetwood and John McVie aren't worth mentioning: Fleetwood's drumming is simple for the most part, but just as tasteful and enjoyable, and McVie provides impressive and tasteful backing basslines, which are readily noticeable.
www.amazon.ca /Fleetwood-Mac/dp/B000002KD5   (1793 words)

  
 Mick Fleetwood   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Mick also went to play with the Blues Breakers, but his fondness of the drink ensured that his stint with them would be a short one.
Mick and Jenny divorced, remarried and then divorced again and Mick went on to have a brief affair with band member Stevie Nicks.
In the same year, the Fleetwood Mac (minus Christine) returned to the studio to record a brand new album, 'Say You Will', which was released in 2003.
www.firefliesuk.com /pages/bios_mick.htm   (403 words)

  
 Mick Fleetwood Band - Something Big Press Release   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
For decades, MICK FLEETWOOD has proven to be not only one of rock’s greatest drummers but also an astute discoverer of great talent.
Fleetwood, co-founder of the legendary rock group Fleetwood Mac, continues his stellar track record in his newest venture, The Mick Fleetwood Band.
Mick accepted the invitation and the resulting record, Bridge To Havana, has already climbed to #4 on the Billboard World Chart.
www.fleetwoodmac-uk.com /articles/presskits/pr_somethingbig.html   (1339 words)

  
 John Jones Working with Mick Fleetwood   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
While working on the Alan Frew album in LA in 1994, Mick Fleetwood was asked if he would play drums on Alan's album.
Mick dove in and played drums on 2 tracks which later led to John and Mick working on other projects together.
John continued working with Mick in 1996 with new artist Tallulah, and he also started a long term project to recover "The Lost Tapes of Fleetwood Mick", which were recorded in Africa and the USA in the early 1980's.
www.fleetwoodmac-uk.com /articles/FMart70.htm   (191 words)

  
 Mick Fleetwood
Co-founder of the enormously successful band Fleetwood Mac, Mick Fleetwood has played on some of the most successful rock albums of all time through his turbulent career.
Fleetwood’s band looked finished until he hired English singer Christine Perfect and Californian singer-songwriters (and couple) Lindsay Buckingham and Stevie Nicks.
Their 1975 album, Fleetwood Mac was big, but nothing compared to its 1977 follow-up Rumours.
www.bigbangdist.com /mic_fleetwood.htm   (162 words)

  
 Fleetwood Mac - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Fleetwood Mac (formed in 1967) is an influential and commercially successful Anglo-American band that has had a high turn-over of personnel, and varied levels of success.
Fleetwood Mac was formed in 1967 in London when Peter Green left the British blues band, John Mayall and the Bluesbreakers.
In 1998, Fleetwood Mac (Mick Fleetwood, John McVie, Christine McVie, Stevie Nicks, Lindsey Buckingham, Peter Green, Jeremy Spencer and Danny Kirwan) was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and performed at the Grammy Awards programme that year.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Fleetwood_Mac   (4826 words)

  
 Mick Fleetwood :: ABC Sydney
Mick Fleetwood of Fleetwood Mac fame came into the 702 ABC Sydney studio to speak with Breakfast presenter, Angela Catterns.
Angela asked Mick how easy it is to get fans to listen to new Fleetwood Mac music when they are still so fond of all the old songs.
Mick described making music as a "labour of love" and said the band has enjoyed huge amounts of success and has no complaints.
www.abc.net.au /sydney/stories/s1061829.htm   (230 words)

  
 Mick Fleetwood and Jeremy Spencer Reunite   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Original Fleetwood Mac guitarist Jeremy Spencer has reunited with Fleetwood Mac founder Mick Fleetwood for the first time in 34 years.
Fleetwood Mac bass player John McVie also drops in on the Mick Fleetwood Band album, as does Oliver Brown from KC and the Sunshine Band and Matt Andes from Jo Jo Gunne.
The core of the band is Fleetwood on drums, co-producer and writer Todd Smallwood on guitar and vocalist Lauren Evans.
www.undercover.com.au /news/2004/oct04/20041003_mickfleetwood.html   (273 words)

  
 Mick Fleetwood Interview
Fleetwood Mac have been through a number of changes to both personnel and musical style over the years.
When Lindsey and Stevie first joined Fleetwood Mac it was a bit of a risk as they were relatively young and inexperienced in the music business.
Fleetwood Mac are going back into the studio at the end of September.
www.angelfire.com /music3/cds/mick.html   (2372 words)

  
 Mick Fleetwood   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The Mick Fleetwood Story: Two Sticks and a Drum (2000) (V)....
Fleetwood Mac: Tango in the Night (1987) (V)....
Fleetwood Mac in Concert: Mirage Tour 1982 (1983) (V)....
www.imdb.com /name/nm0281450   (225 words)

  
 Clark Synthesis Tactile Sound U.S.A.
Mick Fleetwood selected Clark Synthesis Tactile Sound Monitors for their accuracy and fidelity.
While getting ready to rehearse for the upcoming worldwide tour for Fleetwood Mac, in support of their successful new CD release "Say You Will", Mick Fleetwood was discussing gear with Nick Mason from Pink Floyd.
Steve also bought a Buttkicker II and as soon as they were able to compare the two, Mick sat down on the Clark and loved the response and fidelity.
www.clarksynthesis.com /prosound-mfleetwood.php   (268 words)

  
 The Mick Fleetwood Story
Direct Video Distribution is delighted to announce the DVD and VHS release of a personal and at times extremely candid profile of Fleetwood Mac as told by Mick Fleetwood.
Available as from 14 October 2002, Fleetwood Mac - The Mick Fleetwood Story is the definitive portrait of an extraordinary life lived within the world of rock and roll.
The story follows Mick from his nomadic childhood and his move to London at the age of 16 through to his early career in the blues clubs of the capital to superstardom with Fleetwood Mac playing to sell-out audiences across the world.
www.fmlegacy.com /mick_pressrelease.htm   (272 words)

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