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Pascagoula Run
Written by: Jimmy Buffett/Jay Oliver
Performed by: Jimmy Buffett

Originally from the Album: Off To See The Lizard (1989)
Additional Discography:
Boats, Beaches, Bars & Ballads (1992)

Meet Me In Margaritaville (2003)
Live at Fenway Park (2005)
Live at Wrigley Field (DVD) (2006)
From the Big Apple to the Big Easy (2006)
Live At Wrigley Field (CD) (2006)

Jimmy’s Notes:
Billy Buffett was the best worst influence in my formative years. He was a sailor through and through and lived life to the fullest. The day he pulled into our driveway in that Jaguar, my heart skipped a beat. And when he asked me to drive him to New Orleans, I didn’t realize it, but I had crossed the wild meridian. My alter boy days were done, and my eyes were open wide. Thank you, Uncle Bill.

Lyrics:
Billy pulled in in a Jaguar
Red convertible sixty-five
Headed home to Mississippi, he'd been
around the world
He was that black sheep uncle of mine

His ship had come in, he was lookin' to sin
He was singing his own song
When he yelled from the drive, my heart came alive
"Jimmy boy come along"

CHORUS

It's time to see the world
It's time to kiss a girl
It's time to cross the wild meridian

Grab your bag and take a chance
Time to learn a cajun dance
Kid your gonna see the mornin' sun
On the Pascagoula run

Friday night at the Stateline Bar
Where the waterfront people dwell
Better watch my step if the floor caves in
I'll go right straight to hell
There were pinball machines and cajun queens

Men with knives and scars
Billy moved 'cross the floor through
the real hard core
And said "Here's where it gets bizarre"

Repeat Chorus

What do the ladies say what do the ladies say
What do the ladies say, what do the ladies say
What do the ladies say what do the ladies say
What do the ladies say what do the ladies say
What do the ladies say what do the ladies say

Bring that young man over here
We gonna buy that boy a beer
And that ain't all we want to do
And bring your crazy uncle too

Shows Played At:
09-22-2017: La Cigale – Paris,
09-26-2015: La Cigale – Paris,
09-19-2015: Buffett Bridge – Pascagoula, MS
05-28-2015: Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion – Houston, TX
04-26-2015: New Orleans Jazz Fest – New Orleans, LA
04-24-2015: The Amphitheater at the Wharf – Orange Beach, AL
04-16-2015: Amway Arena – Orlando, FL
05-27-2014: Chastain Park Amphitheatre – Atlanta, GA
05-24-2014: Farm Bureau Live – Virginia Beach, VA
02-05-2013: Pensacola Bay Center – Pensacola, FL
04-21-2012: Sprint Center – Kansas City, MO
04-19-2012: GEXA Energy Pavilion – Dallas, TX
04-17-2012: Wells Fargo Arena – Des Moines, IA
04-14-2012: CenturyLink Center – Omaha, NE
04-01-2012: Woldenberg Park – New Orleans, LA
03-30-2012: 1-800-ASK-GARY Amphitheatre – Tampa, FL
02-25-2012: Birmingham–Jefferson Convention Complex – Birmingham, AL
01-28-2012: American Airlines Arena – Miami, FL
08-25-2011: Verizon Wireless Music Center – Noblesville, IN
07-16-2011: Molson Amphitheatre – Toronto,
06-25-2011: Alpine Valley Music Theatre – East Troy, WI
06-23-2011: Susquehanna Bank Center – Camden, NJ
06-18-2011: Comcast Center – Mansfield, MA
05-07-2011: New Orleans Jazz Festival – New Orleans, LA
01-26-2011: Hordern Pavilion – Sydney,
01-24-2011: Sydney Opera House – Sydney,
08-14-2010: Toyota Park – Bridgeview, IL
08-07-2010: Susquehanna Bank Center – Camden, NJ
07-11-2010: Gulf Shores Public Beach – Gulf Shores, AL
06-30-2010: Lulu’s at Homeport – Gulf Shores, AK
06-26-2010: Alpine Valley Theatre – East Troy, WI
06-22-2010: DTE Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI
12-21-2005: The Belly Up – Aspen, CO
10-22-2005: MGM Grand – Las Vegas, NV
10-20-2005: Fillmore Auditorium – San Francisco, CA
09-20-2005: Madison Square Garden – New York, NY
09-05-2005: Wrigley Field – Chicago, IL
12-08-2004: Theatre for the Performing Arts – New Orleans, LA
11-23-2004: TD Waterhouse Centre – Orlando, FL
10-23-2004: MGM Grand – Las Vegas, NV
10-21-2004: Coors Amphitheatre – San Diego, CA
10-16-2004: MGM Grand – Las Vegas, NV
09-12-2004: Fenway Park – Boston, MA
09-10-2004: Fenway Park – Boston, MA
09-04-2004: Jones Beach Amphitheatre – Wantagh, NY
09-02-2004: Post Gazette Pavilion – Burgettstown, PA
08-31-2004: Riverbend Music Center – Cincinnati, OH
08-28-2004: Tweeter Center Chicago – Tinley Park, IL
08-26-2004: Tweeter Center Chicago – Tinley Park, IL
08-21-2004: Private home of Alan Patricof – East Hampton, NY
07-10-2004: Alpine Valley Music Theatre – East Troy, WI
07-08-2004: Verizon Wireless Music Center – Noblesville, IN
07-06-2004: Verizon Wireless Music Center – Noblesville, IN
07-03-2004: Nissan Pavilion – Bristow, VA
07-01-2004: Blossom Music Center – Cuyahoga Falls, OH
06-29-2004: Tweeter Center Philadelphia – Camden, NJ
05-29-2004: Texas Stadium – Dallas, TX
05-26-2004: Philips Arena – Atlanta, GA
05-22-2004: Schottenstein Center – Columbus, OH
05-20-2004: Target Center – Minneapolis, MN
05-18-2004: Pepsi Arena – Denver, CO
05-01-2004: Office Depot Center – Sunrise, FL
04-29-2004: Colonial Center – Columbia, SC
04-27-2004: RBC Center – Raleigh, NC
04-24-2004: Charlotte Coliseum – Charlotte, NC
04-22-2004: St Pete Times Forum – Tampa, FL
02-13-2003: American Airlines Arena – Miami, FL
02-10-2003: TD Waterhouse Centre – Orlando, FL
02-08-2003: St Pete Times Forum – Tampa, FL
02-05-2003: Colonial Center – Columbia, SC
02-03-2003: RBC Center – Raleigh, NC
02-01-2003: Philips Arena – Atlanta, GA
10-05-2002: Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre – Irvine, CA
05-02-2002: Margaritaville Cafe – New Orleans, LA
02-14-2002: Leon County Civic Center – Tallahassee, FL
11-16-2001: Madison Square Garden – New York, NY
11-14-2001: OSU Value Center Arena – Columbus, OH
11-12-2001: The Palace of Auburn Hills – Auburn Hills, MI
11-10-2001: Target Center – Minneapolis, MN
11-07-2001: Jefferson County Coliseum – Birmingham, AL
10-03-2001: Lulus Sunset Grill – Pascagoula, MS
05-05-2000: Margaritaville Cafe – New Orleans, LA
12-04-1999: New Orleans Areana – New Orleans, LA
08-19-1999: Riverbend Music Center – Cincinnati, OH
07-24-1999: New World Music Theatre – Tinley Park, IL
07-17-1999: Alpine Valley Music Theatre – East Troy, WI
07-13-1999: Deer Creek Music Center – Noblesville, IN
12-08-1998: Orlando Arena – Orlando, FL
12-02-1998: Mobile Civic Center – Mobile, AL
05-02-1998: New Orleans Jazz Festival – New Orleans, LA
04-30-1998: Margaritaville Cafe – New Orleans, LA
10-11-1996: Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre – Irvine, CA
10-09-1996: Shoreline Amphitheatre – Mountain View, CA
09-29-1996: The Gorge – George, WA
09-26-1996: Rose Garden – Portland, OR
09-21-1996: Southpark Meadows Amphitheatre – Austin, TX
09-20-1996: Starplex Amphitheatre – Dallas, TX
08-31-1996: Great Woods – Mansfield, MA
08-28-1996: Great Woods – Mansfield, MA
08-24-1996: The Meadows – Hartford, CT
08-22-1996: Jones Beach Amphitheatre – Wantagh, NY
08-21-1996: Southampton College – Southampton, NY
08-16-1996: Nissan Pavilion – Bristow, VA
08-14-1996: Virginia Beach Amphitheatre – Virginia Beach, VA
08-10-1996: Continental Airlines Arena – East Rutherford, NJ
08-07-1996: Walnut Creek Pavilion – Raleigh, NC
08-03-1996: Star Lake Amphitheatre – Burgettstown, PA
06-23-1996: Merriweather Post Pavilion – Columbia, MD
06-18-1996: Lakewood Amphitheatre – Atlanta, GA
06-08-1996: New World Music Theatre – Tinley Park, IL
06-05-1996: Deer Creek Music Center – Noblesville, IN
04-27-1996: Margaritaville Cafe – New Orleans, LA
04-12-1995: Coast Coliseum – Biloxi, MS
10-14-1993: Rose Garden – Portland, OR
09-04-1993: Great Woods – Mansfield, MA
08-21-1993: Buckeye Lake – Columbus, OH
08-17-1993: Jones Beach Amphitheatre – Wantagh, NY
08-10-1993: Riverbend Music Center – Cincinnati, OH
07-04-1993: Pine Knob Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI
07-03-1993: Pine Knob Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI
07-02-1993: Pine Knob Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI
06-27-1993: Blockbuster Pavilion – Charlotte, NC
06-23-1993: Garden State Arts Center – Holmdel, NJ
06-22-1993: Garden State Arts Center – Holmdel, NJ
06-19-1993: Merriweather Post Pavilion – Columbia, MD
06-12-1993: City Park – New Orleans, LA
01-24-1992: Miami Arena – Miami, FL
01-23-1992: Orlando Arena – Orlando, FL
10-24-1991: Great Woods – Mansfield, MA
08-18-1991: Great Woods – Mansfield, MA
08-16-1991: Great Woods – Mansfield, MA
08-06-1991: Mud Island Amphitheatre – Memphis, TN
08-04-1991: Lakewood Amphitheatre – Atlanta, GA
07-27-1991: Pine Knob Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI
07-26-1991: Pine Knob Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI
07-19-1991: Walnut Creek Pavilion – Raleigh, NC
07-06-1991: Popular Creek Music Theatre – Hoffman Estates, IL
07-05-1991: Popular Creek Music Theatre – Hoffman Estates, IL
07-21-1990: Charlotte Memorial Stadium – Charlotte, NC
07-06-1990: Merriweather Post Pavilion – Columbia, MD
07-01-1990: The Palace of Auburn Hills – Auburn Hills, MI
06-30-1990: New World Music Theatre – Tinley Park, IL
07-29-1989: Carowinds Palladium – Charlotte, NC
Number of Shows: 143