Live at Fenway Debuts at #2 on Independant Chart

November 29th, 2005

Buffett’s “Live at Fenway Park” debuted at number 2 on the Billboard Independant Chart this week.

Tagged in Albums

Couple of News Articles

November 27th, 2005

St. Petersburg Times – Another compilation you already know by heart

Cleveland.com – Parrothead favorite on wings of faith also flying high

Tagged in In The News

More Insight Into Buffett’s Harvard Visit

November 25th, 2005

An article on Gainesville.com gives some more insight into Buffett’s visit to Harvard:

Before the study group, Graham invites a few undergraduates to have lunch with Buffett in a conference room. The singer arrives in a long-sleeved polo shirt, corduroy pants and loafers. Graham wears a coat and tie. Buffett tells the students that he admires Graham’s commitment to the environment and his nonstop curiosity.

”When he was in the Senate, he was always inquisitive,” Buffett says, citing Graham’s research about Islam. ”He went and studied. He took the time to go and investigate what this was all about before making an opinion.”

He wishes Graham had become president. ”I still think he’d be a better president than what we’ve got now, for God’s sakes.” He teases Graham that his namesake bridge is famous for collapsing.

”The one that gets hit all the time? That’s your bridge?” he asks.

About 50 students arrive for the study group, some clutching CDs and even a guitar for Buffett to autograph. Buffett gives a brief speech about how governments are similar to rock bands. He answers questions about his politics and music (No, he doesn’t mind playing Margaritaville for the zillionth time, because it pays the rent.)

Tagged in In The News, Politics

Weblog Pics of Buffett/Chesney/Jackson at St. John Show

November 21st, 2005

Lovetripper’s weblog has some pictures from a private show this year on St. John where Jimmy Buffett, Kenny Chesney, and Alan Jackson performed together.

Take a look at the pics here.

Tagged in Concerts, Photos

JB Mentioned in Latest Rolling Stone

November 19th, 2005

Jimmy is mentioned in the “Changes” section of the latest issue of Rolling Stone (Issue 988, Dec.1 – Madonna cover).


Jimmy Buffett is co-producing and appearing in a film adaptation of the Carl Hiassen children’s book Hoot, about a family that tries to save a community of owls threatened by urban development. Buffett will compose new songs for the movie, which stars Luke Wilson and opens next spring.

There is a small photo of Buffett with the article on page 17. The caption reads “Buffett: Kids-movie star.”

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