Nashville Margaritaville Opens Today!

November 22nd, 2010

The latest Margaritaville Cafe opens its doors in downtown Nashville this morning!

The $10 million restaurant, located at 322 Broadway, will open at 11 am for lunch after a 10 am ribbon-cutting ceremony featuring project principals and local community leaders.

Live music will be featured daily and the restaurant will be open from 11 am to 3 am seven days a week.

If you’re in Nashville today and stop by, let us know what you think!

Tagged in Business Empire, Margaritaville Cafes

A Look Inside the Nashville Margaritaville

November 20th, 2010

Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville Cafe opens in Nashville on Monday, and the Tennessean gives us a look inside:

Tagged in Business Empire, Margaritaville Cafes

Buffett Caption Contest: Vote for Your Favorite

November 19th, 2010

Earlier this week we showed you the below picture and asked you to submit your own caption for it. We took six of our favorites and put them in a poll for you to vote on.

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Jimmy to Play at NOAAHH Gala in New Orleans

November 19th, 2010

Jimmy Buffett will play back-to-back charity fundraisers next month in the South.

The first, which we reported on in October, is the Andy Roddick Charity Gala on Saturday, December 4th in Austin, Texas. The next night Buffett will join Allen Toussaint at the New Orleans Artists Against Hunger and Homelessness 25th Anniversary Gala.

The NOAAHH event will be held at Generations Hall. In addition to Toussaint and Buffett, you’ll be entertained by Dr. John, Irma Thomas, Dave Bartholomew, Jon Cleary, Little Freddie King, Deacon John and the Ivories.

Tickets are available online now at www.brownpapertickets.com.

General Admission $100
VIP Balcony $150
Students $50 at door with valid student ID

(hat tip Midnight Flyer)

Tagged in Charitable Causes, Special Appearances

Buffett to Appear on The Today Show

November 18th, 2010

Jimmy Buffett will soon be appearing on The Today Show with Robert Greenidge and the Coral Reefers to perform “Winter Wonderland,” a track off of A Coral Reefer Christmas.

The news was included in a promotional e-mail sent out by Margaritaville early Thursday morning. Along with promoting the album, it says “STAY TUNED: Jimmy, Robert & Coral Reefers appearing soon on the Today Show to perform “Winter Wonderland!”

A Coral Reefer Christmas is a collection of holiday songs by Robert Greenidge, along with other members of the Coral Reefer Band. Jimmy and Nadirah provide guest vocals for “Winter Wonderland” on the album.

Preview the tracks and get the album at Amazon for just $8.97.

Tagged in Albums, Coral Reefers, Television