TAMPA, Fla. (TAMPABAY TIMES FORUM) - It's official! After a 16-year absence, Christine McVie will be re-joining Fleetwood Mac Band mates Mick Fleetwood, John McVie, Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks as they launch the on with the show tour. Exclusively promoted by Live Nation, the tour will kick off on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minn. at the TargetCenter and the reunited band will perform 34 shows in 33 cities across North America, including a stop at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 8:00 pm. Christine has not toured with the band since 1998's the dance tour.

The reunion of the multi-Grammy award(r)-winning, rock and roll hall of fame inductees and one of rock's most beloved bands was announced during an interview from Los Angeles, Calif. with Carson Daly on NBC's today this morning.

American Express(r) card members can purchase tickets before the general  public beginning Monday, march 31 at 10:00 am through Sunday, April 6 at 10:00  pm. tickets go on sale beginning Monday, April 7 through the live nation  mobile app and at www.livenation.com.

During Fleetwood Mac's 2013 tour, the four members happily welcomed Christine back on the stage during their show at London's O2 Arena, where she performed their classic "Don't Stop" and received a wild ovation from the crowd. "It was so comfortable being back onstage with them as if no time had passed, and then we all started talking and it feels like the time is right. I'm really happy," she commented. "As far as we're concerned, she's never really left. We are overjoyed to have Christine back on stage with us," said the other members of Fleetwood Mac in a joint statement.

Fleetwood Mac is also scheduled to appear on today's summer concert series on the plaza at RockefellerCenter on October 9, 2014.

Please check www.fleetwoodmac.com for the latest information on the band, tour and ticketing.

Tickets: Tickets for the event will go on sale Monday, April 7, 2014 at 10:00 am at the McDonald's(r) ticket office at the Tampa Bay Times Forum, Ticketmaster outlets and at ticketmaster.com. To order tickets by phone, call 800.745.3000. Ticket prices are $46.25, $76.25, 126.25 and $176.25. Prices do not include facility fee or service charges. For dinner reservations at the newly renovated Firestick Grill on the day of the event please visit tampabaytimesforum.com or call 813.301.6926 for more information. Advanced parking passes are available at ticketmaster.com or the ticket office.

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