10 February, 2016 - NME.com
Music stars paid tribute to Fleetwood Mac at the first leg of a two-day charity festival in the band's honour in Los Angeles last night (February 9).
The likes of Courtney Love, Mark Ronson, The Kills' Alison Mosshart, Joanna Newsom, Sarah Silverman, Carly Rae Jepsen, Will Forte, Karen Elson, Weezer's Brian Bell and Perry Farrell were among the guests at the Fleetwood Mac edition of The Best Fest, which is taking place at LA's Fonda Theatre.
The Best Fest is a series of events that pays tribute to specific bands and artists, with a number of famous musicians coming together to celebrate their work. Proceeds from the show will go to Sweet Relief Musicians Fund and the Sweet Stuff Foundation.
See footage from the first night of the festival below (via Pitchfork). It continues tonight (February 10).
Watch Courtney Love covering 'Silver Springs':
#courtneylove sings #fleetwoodmac @courtneylove A video posted by Gabriel Olsen (@gabrielbolsen) on Feb 9, 2016 at 11:24pm PST
Courtney Love singing Silver Springs oh my lord #fleetwoodmacfest pic.twitter.com/yajSfiIOMR— maeve mcdermott (@maeve_mcdermott) February 10, 2016
Mark Ronson and Alison Mosshart performing 'Dreams':
Dreary dreams A video posted by DK (@danielkohn1) on Feb 9, 2016 at 11:03pm PST
Carly Rae Jepsen singing 'Hold Me':
.@carlyraejepsen killing it at #fleetwoodmacfest can't wait to see her and @FGSaints on tour! pic.twitter.com/hki8LO0AzE— Kimberly Knoller (@paid2rock) February 10, 2016
God bless @carlyraejepsen #fleetwoodmacfest pic.twitter.com/4NVkVTUmyo— maeve mcdermott (@maeve_mcdermott) February 10, 2016
Sarah Silverman performing 'Go Your Own Way':
Stevie-off part 2: @SarahKSilverman! #fleetwoodmacfest pic.twitter.com/NjLAbzBqXX— maeve mcdermott (@maeve_mcdermott) February 10, 2016
Karen Elson, Will Forte and Weezer's Brian Bell perform 'Stop Draggin' My Heart Around':
Wil Forte doing his best Tom Petty at #FleetwoodMacFest @thebestfest @the_bestfest @mr_sam_lowry @thejonsteely @mrandrewfish @jameson_us A video posted by LAdineNclub (@ladinenclub) on Feb 9, 2016 at 10:10pm PST
Perry and Etta Farrell perform 'Gold Dust Woman':
Rock On #GoldDustWoman! #FleetwoodMacFest #fleetwoodmac A video posted by Haley (@haleydclark) on Feb 9, 2016 at 11:08pm PST
Supergroup performing finale of 'The Chain' and 'Don't Stop':
The chain couldn't keep one of them together. #ouch #fleetwoodmacfest #fleetwoodmac A video posted by Desarae (@desaraeg) on Feb 9, 2016 at 11:18pm PST
Big all-star finish at #fleetwoodmacfest #dontstop A video posted by Lyndsey Parker (@lyndseyparker) on Feb 9, 2016 at 11:19pm PST