Jimmy Buffett Fights the DRALS

posted October 16th, 2009 at 11:41 am

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by Josh

Here’s a gem from the archives… Midnight Flyer on our forum found this video that was played at intermission during the 1991 Outpost Tour:

YouTube Description: “Jimmy Buffett Vs. the evil of D.R.A.L.S. (Disco, Rap And Lip Synch.) This video was played during intermission on the 1991 Outpost Tour, featuring a very special guest whom Jimmy inspired to get an earring.”


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From Under My Lone Palm: Somewhere Over China

posted October 13th, 2009 at 2:35 pm

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by Josh

This month marks one year that Justin has been writing his From Under My Lone Palm columns. We hope that you’ve enjoyed reading them.

Justin writes about the “Somewhere Over China” album in this month’s column:

On January 19, 1982, “Somewhere Over China,” Jimmy’s new release, hit your favorite record store. The album represented a critical point in Jimmy’s career-”Margaritaville” was 5 years ago, and MCA was looking for the next hit single. Sure, Jimmy had been able to score minor hits in-between, but the window for Jimmy being a superstar was getting smaller with each album it seemed. It wasn’t all Jimmy’s fault-as he once put it, “Music changed on us almost overnight, and the singer/songwriter breed who populated the music scene of the seventies seemed to be headed for the proverbial “elephant burial ground.” While chart success hadn’t been there, touring had alaways been a strong point for Jimmy, and that was something that hadn’t changed. Jimmy’s cult following continued to flock to shows and Jimmy continued to please them by playing over 300 shows a year. But this constant cyle of no hit records and lots of touring had begun to wear on the band, and it showed in Jimmy’s writing on the album.

Continue reading this month’s column


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Tickets On Sale This Morning for New York City

posted October 5th, 2009 at 1:27 am

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by Josh

Tickets for Jimmy Buffett at Madison Square Garden in New York City on November 24th go on sale this morning at 9 am ET.

Click here for TicketMaster link


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Tickets On Sale This Morning For Mohegan Sun

posted October 3rd, 2009 at 12:05 am

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by Josh

Tickets for the November 21st Jimmy Buffett show at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, CT go on sale this morning at 10 am eastern time.

Click here for TicketMaster link

And on Monday morning the Nov. 24th show at Madison Square Garden in NYC goes on sale at 9 am ET. Click here for TicketMaster purchase link


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Tickets On Sale This Morning For Toronto

posted October 2nd, 2009 at 12:33 am

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by Josh

Tickets for the November 19th Jimmy Buffett show at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto go on sale this morning at 10 am eastern time.

Click here for TicketMaster link

Ticket prices are CA $40.50 – CA $130.50

The Nov. 21st show at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, CT will go on sale tomorrow at 10 am ET. Click here for TicketMaster purchase link.

And the Nov. 24th show at Madison Square Garden in NYC goes on sale Monday morning at 9 am ET. Click here for TicketMaster purchase link


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