Jimmy Buffett with Jack Johnson in London

Jimmy Buffett performed on stage yesterday with Jack Johnson at Hyde Park in London England. They along with G Love performed the song “A Pirate Looks at Forty”. (thanks to Simon for passing that along to us)

From Trent: The encore then came. Jack played a couple of his own songs by himself, then announced he had another friend in town he was going to invite out. It just happened to be Jimmy Buffett with G Love. All three of them together played “A Pirate Looks at Forty.”

Freddy & the Fishsticks Recap and Pictures

From Blacktie-Louisiana.com: “Blacktie-Louisiana ! PREMIERE EVENTS ! Freddy & the Fishsticks LIVE at Margaritaville

Crowds lined up long and early to gain entrance to see Freddy & Fishsticks, aka Jimmy Buffett, perform at a benefit concert for BORN & NOAHH Thursday evening at Margaritaville in New Orleans. Whether attending the private show for 100 people or being one of many in the Block Party, guests came prepared to party. From parrot hats to crazy sunglasses to guys and girls in grass skirts, fans were out in style and ready to support BORN & their cause.

At the start of the event, Councilwoman Jaqueline Clarkson, gave a proclamation from the City of New Orleans to BORN. Tyra Brown graciously accepted the honor and gave thanks for the city’s support of her organization and its mission.

Read the full article | Link to pictures

Photos from the Freddy & the Fishsticks Show

Some photos from last night’s special show (May 1st) at the Margaritaville Cafe in New Orleans are now available in the Photo Gallery. Thanks to pojo (Shannon) for passing them along to us. Here’s what Shannon had to say about the show: “It was awesome, he started out on the set list, and then switched songs around, and then he threw the set list out of the window”.

Freddy & the Fishsticks Perform in New Orleans

Freddy & the Fishsticks (a.k.a. Jimmy Buffett and some of the Coral Reefers) performed last night at Margaritaville Cafe in New Orleans LA. The show was both inside and a block party outdoors. Jimmy took turns and went down the runway to perform to both crowds.

The Set List along with some comments are now available.

The show included a guest appearances by Sonny Landreth. Sonny and Jimmy debuted the song “Howlin’ Moon”. Ilo Ferreira also made an appearance and was featured on a couple of songs midway through the show.

Jimmy ended the show with a rare peformance of the song “L’air De La Louisiane” (acoustic). The song was last performed on August 8th, 1997 at the Polaris Amphitheatre in Columbus, OH.

Margaritaville Block Party in New Orleans

From Margaritaville.com: French Quarter Street Party!

Didn’t get an inside ticket but you still want to be a part of it all? Come party outside with us and watch Freddy & the Fishsticks with Special Guests on the big outdoor screen at our Margaritaville block party (French Market side of building). Proceeds will benefit NOAAHH (New Orleans Artists Against Hunger & Homelessness) and BORN (Better Opportunities Right Now).

Thursday, May 1st, 2008 (7pm-10:30pm)
$25 at the gate – “first come-first served”
Standing Room Only
No photography or recording devices

There will not be any food available, but we will be providing margaritas and Landshark beer for purchase.