Stevie Nicks has seen Daisy Jones & the 6 — the Primary Online video collection that is rumored to be loosely based on her audio career with Fleetwood Mac.
“Just completed watching Daisy Jones + the 6 for the 2nd time. In the starting, it wasn’t definitely my story, but Riley [Keough] seamlessly, shortly became my story,” Nicks, 75, wrote by using her social media on Tuesday, August 15, together with a photograph of the cast. “It brought again reminiscences that designed me really feel like a ghost viewing my own story. It was incredibly psychological for me.”
Nicks also shared her want that fellow Fleetwood Mac member Christine McVie, who died in November 2022, “could have seen” the show as effectively, including, “She would have loved it.” The singer concluded her post by sharing her hope that the series will “continue” with a second season.
Following Nicks’ heartfelt response, Reese Witherspoon, whose output corporation, Howdy Sunshine, developed the sequence, took to the singer’s reviews section to thank her for the shoutout. “Oh my stars , Stevie !! ✨This indicates the earth to the whole @daisyjonesandthesix crew! Thank YOU for slicing the route!” she wrote by means of Instagram.
Daisy Jones & the Six, which is dependent on the guide of the similar identify by Taylor Jenkins Reid, follows the increase and slide of a fictional rock band in the ’70s. The collection is nominated for numerous Emmy Awards this yr and stars Riley Keough (Daisy), Sam Claflin (Billy), Suki Waterhouse (Karen), Camila Morrone (Camila), Will Harrison (Graham), Sebastian Chacon (Warren), Josh Whitehouse (Eddie), Timothy Olyphant (Rod) and Nabiyah Be (Simone) in the direct roles.
The story has often produced headlines for its parallels to Fleetwood Mac — the legendary band manufactured up of Nicks, McVie, Lindsey Buckingham and Mick Fleetwood. Reid, 39, has admitted to working with them as inspiration. The fictional band from the novel is even established up likewise to Fleetwood Mac, with Billy (male vocalist), Daisy (feminine vocalist), Warren Rhodes (drummer), Karen (keyboardist and vocalist), Eddie Roundtree (bass guitarist), and Graham (guide guitar) mirroring Buckingham, 73, as lead guitar and vocals, Nicks as a vocalist, Fleetwood at the drums, Christine on keyboard and vocals and John McVie participating in bass guitar, respectively.
In a publish for Hello there Sunshine earlier this yr, Reid recalled currently being 13 yrs aged and observing a efficiency of “Landslide” when Fleetwood Mac: The Dance (a Television set specific) re-aired on MTV.
“As the tune was coming to an finish, Stevie and Lindsey moved nearer to a person an additional, smiling tenderly, maybe even a tiny little bit wistfully. Lindsey stopped strumming for a minute and Stevie enable it fly as he watched from the sideline. And for a single split 2nd — really, a slice of a moment — Lindsey set his fist under his chin and seemed at Stevie as if she was a miracle,” Reid wrote on the company’s official web-site. “And I considered, ‘Oh, they are in really like with each other.’ I did not believe it in any type of revelatory way. It didn’t even appear to be like that large of a realization. It just appeared apparent.”
When Reid realized that the two musicians hadn’t been in a romantic relationship for decades at the time of the general performance, she was shocked — and desired to find a much better comprehension of the difficult dynamic concerning Nicks and Buckingham.
“When I decided I needed to generate a e book about rock ‘n’ roll, I stored coming back to that instant when Lindsey watched Stevie sing ‘Landslide.’ How it appeared so a lot like two people today in really like. And still, we’ll under no circumstances actually know what lived among them,” she stated about her 2019 novel. “I needed to generate a story about that, about how the traces amongst genuine lifetime and efficiency can get blurred, about how singing about aged wounds may preserve them fresh.”