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Special Hawaii Show

Post by PackerPhan » July 16, 2013 10:21 pm

In the town that coined the term “parrothead,” Jimmy Buffett announced that he’ll play a show based solely on fan votes.

Midway through the Cincinnati show on Tuesday night, Jimmy said that after the Songs From St. Somewhere Tour ends he’ll head to Hawaii where he’ll play the entire Songs From St. Somewhere Album, and then play a second show where all 27 songs will be decided by online voting. Every song in Buffett’s entire catalog is in the running.

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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by conched » July 16, 2013 10:28 pm

Another couple of special shows to really look forward to.

We'll get a "Songs From St. Somewhere Live Album" probably. :D :D

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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by FunkHouse9 » July 16, 2013 10:29 pm

Of course he will do this about as far from here as it gets.
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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by Tiki Torches » July 16, 2013 11:38 pm

PackerPhan wrote:In the town that coined the term “parrothead,” Jimmy Buffett announced that he’ll play a show based solely on fan votes.

Midway through the Cincinnati show on Tuesday night, Jimmy said that after the Songs From St. Somewhere Tour ends he’ll head to Hawaii where he’ll play the entire Songs From St. Somewhere Album, and then play a second show where all 27 songs will be decided by online voting. Every song in Buffett’s entire catalog is in the running.
Hopefully no one votes for "Margaritaville", "Fins" or "Cheeseburger". All songs I like but it would be such a refreshing change to hear him do a show without them (or any of the other standards for that matter).
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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by msu#1 » July 16, 2013 11:38 pm

I believe this is because of my constant bugging the Margarillas to get Jimmy to play "turning around"
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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by SMLCHNG » July 16, 2013 11:39 pm

Tiki Torches wrote: Hopefully no one votes for "Margaritaville", "Fins" or "Cheeseburger". All songs I like but it would be such a refreshing change to hear him do a show without them.
Yep. :)

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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by Tiki Torches » July 16, 2013 11:41 pm

msu#1 wrote:I believe this is because of my constant bugging the Margarillas to get Jimmy to play "turning around"
I don't get the big deal about "Turning Around". Yes, it's a rarity but there's really nothing all that special about it aside from that unless you just have a thing for songs from John Candy comedies.

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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by WoodyCan » July 17, 2013 12:07 am

I can't wait! Finally something special for all us Hawai'i parrotheads that get a show every two years. If we're lucky!

Ready to vote for Tin Cup and Lovely Cruise.

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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by conched » July 17, 2013 12:12 am

I could only hope for False Echoes! :) Such a special song.

Please everyone consider voting for this one particular song.

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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by Wino you know » July 17, 2013 12:51 am

SOMEWHERE OVER CHINA!

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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by LiveandletLiver » July 17, 2013 1:35 am

Captain and the Kid has my vote.

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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by catsway » July 17, 2013 6:45 am

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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by Tiki Bar » July 17, 2013 8:41 am

I'd love to see phjim unlock the vault to the Buffett song March Madness that CaptainP conducted a few years back, where we all voted on favorite songs that he grouped into brackets. Penny? Can you talk to Oz? :wink: :D I'd love to see those results, and how they'll compare to this, should it actually transpire.
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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by Tiki Torches » July 17, 2013 8:48 am

If night two actually does become a reality it could be his best live album since You Had To Be There.

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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by Tiki Bar » July 17, 2013 9:06 am

Tiki Torches wrote:If night two actually does become a reality it could be his best live album since You Had To Be There.
Indeed!

And I do hope that "Here We Are" isn't excluded from the catalog to pick from! A great song that was embraced but never played or recorded, besides the video, as far as I recall.
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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by Karacal » July 17, 2013 9:08 am

This is a great idea and hope it happens!

Would really love to hear Island!!
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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by pupnpony » July 17, 2013 9:37 am

Of course I leave the setlisting - and miss this. Is there an actual date yet? Or is it still "in the works."

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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by Dr.Corona » July 17, 2013 11:15 am

pupnpony wrote:Of course I leave the setlisting - and miss this. Is there an actual date yet? Or is it still "in the works."
He said in December shortly before Christmas.
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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by pupnpony » July 17, 2013 11:21 am

Dr.Corona wrote:
pupnpony wrote:Of course I leave the setlisting - and miss this. Is there an actual date yet? Or is it still "in the works."
He said in December shortly before Christmas.
Ok - thanks!

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Re: Special Hawaii Show

Post by conched » July 17, 2013 11:45 am

Tiki Bar wrote:
Tiki Torches wrote:If night two actually does become a reality it could be his best live album since You Had To Be There.
Indeed!

And I do hope that "Here We Are" isn't excluded from the catalog to pick from! A great song that was embraced but never played or recorded, besides the video, as far as I recall.
Here We Are is a great idea.
Karacal wrote:This is a great idea and hope it happens!

Would really love to hear Island!!
So is Island, Barb.

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