In case you missed the Fleetwood Mac drama this week, Lindsey Buckingham has decided to sue the band saying he lost some 12 million smackeroos after they launched a tour without him. Meanwhile the band, which will play Banker's Life tonight here in Indy, says that's a bunch of hogwash.
Fleetwood Mac Disputes Lindsey Buckingham Lawsuit
10/15/2018 by Associated Press
Fleetwood Mac disputes allegations in a lawsuit filed by Lindsey Buckingham for kicking him off the band’s new tour. In a statement, band spokesperson Kristen Foster says, “Fleetwood Mac looks forward to their day in court.”
In the suit, the guitarist and songwriter is seeking his share of tour income because he says he still wants and is able to perform.
The suit names bandmates Mick Fleetwood, Stevie Nicks, Christine McVie and John McVie.
Lindsey Buckingham on Getting Fired From Fleetwood Mac: 'This Is Not the Way You End Something Like This'
Buckingham claims he was told five days after the group appeared at Radio City Music Hall in January that the band would tour without him. He says he would have been paid at least $12 million for his share of the tour proceeds. The tour began Oct. 3, with Mike Campbell and Neil Finn replacing Buckingham.