Buckingham was fired from the band after declining to participate in their upcoming North American tour.
The forthcoming jaunt will see Mike Campbell, the longtime lead guitarist for Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, and Crowded House frontman Neil Finn joining the band in place of Lindsey Buckingham.
The members of Fleetwood Mac break their silence regarding the departure of their longtime bandmate.
Mike Campbell, Benmont Tench, and Steve Ferron perform together for the first time since Tom Petty’s passing.
He’ll be replaced by Mike Campbell, longtime lead guitarist for Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, and Crowded House frontman Neil Finn.
Petty had been suffering from “many serious ailments including emphysema, knee problems and most significantly a fractured hip.”