Storms: My Life with Lindsey Buckingham and Fleetwood Mac

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Chicago Review Press, 2007 - Biography & Autobiography - 383 pages
"At the epicenter of Fleetwood Mac’s inner circle, Carol Ann Harris experienced all of the brightness and darkness of the rock ’n’ roll lifestyle. She has brought it to life in a beautifully written, passionate classic.” --Danny Goldberg; Fleetwood Mac insider; former head of Atlantic, Modern, Mercury, and Warner Bros; and author, How the Left Lost Teen Spirit

As the girlfriend of Lindsey Buckingham, Fleetwood Mac’s singer and guitarist,Carol Ann Harris was the consummate insider. Here she leads fans into the very heart of the band’s storms between 1976 and 1984. From interactions between the band and other stars--Mick Jagger, Eric Clapton, and Dennis Wilson--to the chaotic animosity between band members, this memoir combines the sensational account of some of the world’s most famous musicians with a thrilling love story. Illustrated with never-before-seen photographs, the parties, fights, drug use, shenanigans, and sex lives of Fleetwood Mac are presented in intimate detail.

With the exception of one brief interview, Carol Ann Harris has never before spoken about her time with Fleetwood Mac.

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User Review  - IrishSoap007 - LibraryThing

If you are a big Lindsey Buckingham fan, then this is the book for you. If you are a fan of any of the other band members, this is NOT the book for you. The author of this book paints Stevie Nicks as ... Read full review

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User Review  - AlisonM - LibraryThing

The writing is not brilliant but the inside view of life on the road with Fleetwood Mac is eye popping stuff. Diehard Mac fans are of the opinion that the revelations contained herein are probably pretty accurate. A "must-read" for anybody who bought "Rumours". Read full review


1 Never Break the Chain 1
2 Dont Look Back 6
3 Gold Dust 22
Fleetwood Mac 40
5 Through the Looking Glass 54
6 If You Dont Love Me Now 77
7 Lightning Flashes 103
8 Dreams of a Lifetime 130
12 Dont Say That You Love Me 207
13 Star Power 229
14 Behind the Gold Curtain 251
15 Storms 267
16 Endless Summer 290
17 Ancient Battlegrounds 308
18 Boulevard of Broken Dreams 327
19 It All Goes Insane 343

9 Its Not That Funny Is It? 154
10 On the Edge 177
11 Make It Baby 191
Epilogue 372
Index 374

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About the author (2007)

Carol Ann Harris is a former recording engineer and model who is currently an A-list costume designer for music videos, films, and commercials.

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