25 Years: The Chain (1992)

Fleetwood Mac’s 25 Years: The Chain is a box set of retrospective material. With 72 tracks, spread over four discs (and cassettes), the set includes singles, remixes, alternate versions, live performances, four new songs, and 64-page photo booklet with selected discography.

Warner Bros. released the box set on November 24, 1992, and issued the singles “Paper Doll” in North America and “Love Shines” internationally.

The box set is currently out of print in the United States, but still circulates internationally. In Europe, Warner Bros. issued the condensed, 2CD Selections from 25 Years: The Chain in 1999 and reissued the original 4CD box set in 2012.

Original 4CD Edition

Disc 1

  1. Paper Doll
  2. Love Shines
  3. Stand Back (Live 1987)
  4. Crystal
  5. Isn’t It Midnight (Edited Alternate Version)
  6. Big Love
  7. Everywhere
  8. Affairs of The Heart
  9. Heart of Stone
  10. Sara
  11. That’s All for Everyone
  12. Over My Head
  13. Little Lies
  14. Eyes of The World
  15. Oh Diane
  16. In the Back of My Mind
  17. Make Me a Mask

Disc 2

  1. Save Me
  2. Goodbye Angel (Previously Unreleased)
  3. Silver Springs (B-side)
  4. What Makes You Think You’re the One
  5. Think about Me
  6. Gypsy (Alternate Unreleased Version)
  7. You Make Loving Fun
  8. Second Hand News (Alternate Mix)
  9. Love in Store (Alternate Mix)
  10. The Chain (Alternate Mix)
  11. Teen Beat (Previously Unreleased)
  12. Dreams (Alternate Mix)
  13. Only Over You
  14. I’m So Afraid (Edited Live Version 1980)
  15. Love Is Dangerous
  16. Gold Dust Woman (Alternate Mix)
  17. Not That Funny (Live 1982)

Disc 3

  1. Warm Ways
  2. Say You Love Me
  3. Don’t Stop
  4. Rhiannon
  5. Walk a Thin Line
  6. Storms
  7. Go Your Own Way
  8. Sisters of The Moon
  9. Monday Morning
  10. Landslide
  11. Hypnotized
  12. Lay It All Down (Unreleased Alternate Version)
  13. Angel (Alternate Mix)
  14. Beautiful Child (Alternate Mix)
  15. Brown Eyes
  16. Save Me A Place
  17. Tusk
  18. Never Going Back Again
  19. Songbird

Disc 4

  1. I Believe My Time Ain’t Long
  2. Need Your Love So Bad
  3. Rattlesnake Shake
  4. Oh Well [Part 1]
  5. Stop Messin’ Around
  6. Green Manalishi
  7. Albatross (Single Version)
  8. Man Of The World (Single Version)
  9. Love That Burns
  10. Black Magic Woman (Single Version)
  11. Watch Out (Take 2 – Complete Master Version/Remix))
  12. String-A-Long (Unreleased)
  13. Station Man
  14. Did You Ever Love Me
  15. Sentimental Lady
  16. Come A Little Bit Closer
  17. Heroes Are Hard To Find
  18. Trinity (Previously Unreleased Version)
  19. Why

Selections from The Chain – 2CD

Disc 1

  1. Paper Doll
  2. Love Shines
  3. Love In Store
  4. Goodbye Angel
  5. Heart Of Stone
  6. Silver Springs
  7. Oh Diane
  8. Big Love
  9. Rhiannon
  10. Crystal
  11. The Chain
  12. Over My Head
  13. Dreams
  14. Go Your Own Way
  15. Sara
  16. Hold Me
  17. Gypsy
  18. Make Me A Mask

Disc 2

  1. Don’t Stop
  2. Everywhere
  3. Tusk
  4. Not That Funny
  5. Beautiful Child
  6. Teen Beat
  7. Need Your Love So Bad
  8. Did You Ever Love Me
  9. Oh Well, Part 1
  10. I Believe My Time Ain’t Long
  11. Bermuda Triangle
  12. Why
  13. Station Man
  14. Albatross
  15. Black Magic Woman
  16. Stop Messin’ Around
  17. Trinity
  18. Heroes Are Hard To Find
  19. Green Manalishi

Official videos

These are the official videos for “Paper Doll” and “Love Shines,” but Stevie Nicks does not appear in them. She had distanced herself from Fleetwood Mac when the following videos were created because of the “Silver Springs” flap.

“Paper Doll”

“Love Shines”

Today In Stevie History
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  • 2018 Fleetwood Mac issued The Alternate Tango in the Night, a special vinyl album released exclusively for Record Store Day. Limited to 4,000 copies and 8,500 copies worldwide, The Alternate includes alternate takes from the Tango In the Night Deluxe Edition, originally released in 2017. (0)

1982-mirage-album-coverFleetwood Mac's Billboard Number 1, multiple-million-selling album Mirage (1982) gets the deluxe treatment on September 23. Get the full remastered album on CD, vinyl, and DVD-Audio, plus new liner notes, unseen photos, rare outtakes and remastered audio from Fleetwood Mac 1982 concert at The Forum in Los Angeles. Revisit the classic Fleetwood Mac sound on "Hold Me," "Gypsy," "Love in Store," and much more!

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