GOOD RU­MOURS

TRIB­UTE TO FLEET­WOOD MAC

Mt Druitt - St Mary's Standard (East) - - LIFESTYLE - Lau­ren Tesolin

YOU can Go Your Own Way or you can head straight to Rooty Hill RSL for an un­for­get­table night of blasts from the past.

The Fleet­wood Mac trib­ute band Run­ning in the Shad­ows has a twohour spec­ta­cle, com­plete with all the orig­i­nal hits.

Hop­ing to etch the leg­endary band in history are Gary and Ursula Stewart, the mas­ter­minds be­hind the trib­ute band.

Stewart, who is on keys, said the un­canny re­sem­blance be­tween Ursula and Ste­vie Nicks was the de­cid­ing fac­tor be­hind start­ing the group.

“When we were gig­ging around town, plenty of peo­ple used to tell us that Ursula sounded ex­actly like Ste­vie,” Stewart said.

With more than 15 years un­der their belts, the band have kept the mem­ory of Fleet­wood Mac alive.

“We’ve toured all around Aus­tralia in pubs, clubs and at fes­ti­vals, play­ing all the big hits from the band,” Stewart said. WHO: Fleet­wood Mac Show - Run­ning In The Shad­ows WHEN: Satur­day, July 4 TIME: 8pm COST: $10 Mem­bers/$12 Visi­tors WHERE: 55 Sher­brooke St, Rooty Hill DE­TAILS: visit rooty­hillrsl.com.au or call 9625 5500

On any night, the band tries to play up to 26 songs.

“We want to give an in­sight into the com­plete history of the band,” Stewart said. “We don’t try to pre­tend to be the real thing.

“We sim­ply im­i­tate them and try to recre­ate a mem­o­rable ex­pe­ri­ence for those who grew up lov­ing Fleet­wood Mac and for our new fans.”

On Satur­day, the band will play the great­est hits like Dreams, Go Your Own Way, Gold Dust Woman, Tusk, Rhi­an­non, The Chain, Gypsy and Don’t Stop.

The show will start at 8pm on Satur­day.

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