Jimmy Special on TV in February

January 31st, 2005

According to the NY DAILY NEWS, Country Music Television will air an interview with Jimmy Buffett on Feb. 19 at 8 p.m., culled from the singer-author’s recent chat with “60 Minutes” correspondent Steve Kroft. The hour-long special will include footage not seen on the CBS newsmagazine.

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Buffett May Play Gillette Stadium July 4th

January 24th, 2005

In the Boston Herald’s Inside Track, they say a Buffett show at Gillette Stadium on July 4th may happen.

Jimmy Buffett may bypass the Tweeter Center, Fenway Park and Labor Day Weekend this year for a July 4 blowout at Gillette Stadium. The Parrotheads are ALL aflutter contemplating that tailgate!

Get all the tour dates rumored and confirmed here.

Tagged in Tour Dates

President Clinton Visits Key West

January 23rd, 2005

The nation’s 42nd president strolled Duval Street Saturday morning, looking like just another tourist with his magenta polo shirt and tropical woven bracelet – despite the imposing team of bodyguards that surrounded him.

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Many on Key West’s busiest street were taken by surprise by Clinton’s visit. Excited customers and store owners and numerous tourists lined up on Duval for the opportunity to shake hands with the former president.

Read the whole article.

Tagged in Politics

Listen to “Piece of Work” with Just Jimmy

January 20th, 2005

You can now listen to Jimmy’s version without Toby Keith on AOL through the below link, click on Country & Folk, then Buffett, Jimmy. This will be the next single out on radio from License to Chill.


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Neighborhood Group Approves Wrigley Concert

January 19th, 2005

With the okay from a neighborhood group, the Chicago Cubs are moving forward with a plan to host a concert at Wrigley Field over this year’s Labor Day weekend.

The Cubs are negotiating with singer Jimmy Buffett for the pair of concerts and have agreed to cap attendance at 39-thousand.

The Chicago City Council still must approve the concert proposal.

Read the whole article here.

Read a second article entitled “Margaritaville Heading to Wrigleyville”

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