Last night on the game show “The Weakest Link”, one of the questions asked which music artist has fans refered to a parrotheads. The contestant Keith Wolkivitz got it right.
It’s 2 and a half hours of food, fun and fantasy on Boston Harbor as we introduce an all new murder mystery cruise, “Murder in Margaritaville” – a Key West tropical cruise with some eccentric characters, a fabulous “Jimmy Buffet” by Ristorante Marino and a Boston Harbor Cruise. Great for couples, company outings, the Boston Harbor Mystery Cruise is like a live game of clue. Search the boat – Solve the crime!
FEE: $55.00 per person. Group rates for 15+. Private Charters for 60+ any day or night. Saturdays June through October 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm. Tropical attire optional. Call 781-793-9700 ext 203 for more details.
Inside.com reports that Jimmy Buffett, who has published with various Random House imprints, in paper and hardcover, and with Morrow and Harcourt, last week added AOL Time Warner’s Little Brown to the list. Publisher Michael Pietsch announced that the imprint had acquired world rights to a collection of Buffett’s tales, some true, some fiction, to be published in 2002.
From kwd: It looks like Jimmy will be doing a charity concert for one of the Miami Heat players July 13th, plus I hear a PHundraising golf tournament to boot (? date). I didn’t hear the actual radio announcement today but the rumor that this was going down had been around for about a week now & this confirmed it.
A new YahooGroups List has been established for ParrotHead Bands and Musicians. To join, go to . The main goals of this group will be to trade venue info (good and bad), offer advice and tips, share recording experiences, and to generate a forum where musicians can mutually benefit from the knowledge of others in the music bidness.
Jillian’s Bar & Restaurant in Norfolk Waterside will be hosting their 1st Annual Parrothead Beach Party in their outdoor venue on Saturday, June 23rd. Festivities begin at 8 PM and music by Buffett cover group “1 Too Many Band” begins at 9 PM. 2 pairs of prime reserved seats to the sold-out Sept. 8th Buffett show in Manassas, VA will be raffled off to 2 lucky winners! Wear Parrothead attire and receive an extra chance to win tickets. There will be plenty of ice-cold Corona on hand and a custom built pool & deck to the side of the main stage to enjoy!
In the 20th Anniversary issue of Islands Magazine (July/ August) there is a Sgt. Peppers album cover take-off featuring images of Island icons from music,movies, books, art, history, and television. Jimmy is prominently featured along with Capt. James Cook, Ernest Hemingway, Ton Hanks, Bob Marley, and the cast of Gilligan’s Island!