Additional Album Artwork:
Back Cover

Back Cover



Chart Peak:

  • #57 – Billboard 200
Off To See The Lizard



Release Date:

June 26th, 1989

Label:

MCA Records


Track List
1. Carnival World 3:59
2. Take Another Road 3:41
3. That’s My Story And I’m Stickin’ To It 4:24
4. Why The Things We Do 3:58
5. Gravity Storm 2:50
6. Off To See The Lizard 4:14
7. Boomerang Love 5:19
8. Strange Bird 4:19
9. I Wish Lunch Could Last Forever 5:19
10. The Pascagoula Run 3:19
11. Mermaid In The Night 2:28
12. Changing Channels 3:31


Jimmy’s Note

Dedicated to Joseph Campbell and Bruce Chadwick whose words and thoughts were an inspiration.

And to Charlie Allen and Lt. Jim “Amos” Anderson whose spirits linger with me though their days on the planet were far too few.



Contributing Artists

  • Jimmy Buffett – Guitar & Vocals
  • Michael Utley – Organ
  • Greg “Fingers” Taylor – Harmonica
  • Robert Greenidge – Steel Drums
  • Roger Guth – Drums
  • Peter Mayer – Guitar, Vocals
  • Jim Mayer – Bass Guitar
  • Ralph MacDonald – Percussion
  • Jay Oliver – Keyboards, Percussion
  • “The Nuff Brothers” (Alan Rubin, Birch Johnson, Lew Marini) – Horns
  • Diana Canova – Vocals
  • Sheryl Crow – Vocals
  • Frank Floyd – Vocals
  • Timothy B. Schmit

Album Notes

  • First album with most of the current Coral Reefer Band
  • Last album released as a long-playing (LP) record
  • Sheryl Crow sang background vocals on the album
  • Two singles were released: “Take Another Road”, which reached #18 on the Billboard Adult Contemporary chart, and “Carnival World” (did not chart)