Buffett Joins Jack Jackson on Stage

August 28th, 2005

Jimmy Buffett joined Jack Johnson on stage on Sunday night at Johnson’s show at the Charter One Pavillion in Chicago. Buffett came out and performed A Pirate Looks at Forty with Johnson for an encore.

Johnson’s song “The Horizon Has Been Defeated” has been a regular in Buffett’s set lists this summer, while “A Pirate Looks At Forty” is often played by Johnson at his shows.

Tagged in Related Artists, Special Appearances

Buffett Plays First of Two Shows in Philly

August 26th, 2005

Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band played the first of two shows from Citizen’s Bank Park in Philadelphia on Thursday night.

Check out the set list from the show here or drop a line if you attended the show on thediscussion board.

The second show from Philly will be on Satuday night. Check out all the dates scheduled on our Tour Dates page.

Tagged in Concerts

Tour Rolls Through Cincinnati

August 22nd, 2005

Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band played to 20,500 parrotheads at Riverbend Amphitheater in Cincinnati, Ohio on Sunday night. For more details on the show, read this article.

You can view the set list from the show here. View or leave comments about the show in our discussion board.

The Salty Piece of Land Tour continues on Thursday with the first of two shows at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia.

Tagged in Touring

Tampa Bay Parrot Head Club’s 11th Birthday Bash!

August 22nd, 2005

The Tampa Bay Parrot Head Club is having a birthday!! We have a weekend full of great activities planned for September 9 and 10 to celebrate our 11th birthday! We will be taking over the Holiday Inn Harbourside Resort on Indian Rocks beach.

The festivities begin Friday night with live entertainment by the De’Leid Parrots starting at 6PM. There will also be a silent auction with all proceeds going to the Save the Manatee Club from 6-9PM outside at Jimmy Guana’s. Join the Tampa Bay Parrot Head Club Saturday evening for a GREAT night of celebrating at 7:30PM. Gary and the Landsharks are set to take the stage at 8PM. Once again, The Tampa Bay Parrot Head Club is NOT charging admission for any of our parties. This is our gift to you!

The Holiday Inn Harbourside is located at 401 Second Street in Indian Rocks Beach. The phone number is 727-595-9484. There are rooms available, ask for the Parrot Head Rate. More information on the hotel can be found at www.hiharbourside.com.

More information can also be found at the Tampa Bay Parrot Head Club’s website www.finsup.com.

Tagged in Parrotheads

Buffett Article on Cincy Show

August 18th, 2005

The Cincinnati Post has an article on Buffett’s upcoming show there. The article also discusses how Cincy is the birthplace of the term “Parrothead.”

What would become the most famous line in Buffett lore came in 1985 at a concert at TimberWolf Amphitheater at Kings Island. OK, maybe it was ’84 or even ’83. Hard to remember after all those margaritas and years of searching for lost shakers of salt.

“We know it was said here at Kings Island. Jimmy has said it was ’85, so that’s good enough,” said Tim Klaber, a veteran of some 60 Buffett shows.

Read the article here.

Tagged in In The News