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Coast Of Marseilles
Written by: Keith Sykes
Performed by: Jimmy Buffett

Originally from the Album: Son Of A Son Of A Sailor (1978)
Additional Discography:
Boats, Beaches, Bars & Ballads (1992)

Jimmy’s Notes:
I believe that this is one the best songs I have ever heard. Keith Sykes wrote this years back when he was hanging around Key West, and it felt as if it had been molded for me. I ever get tired of singing this song.

I sat there on the coast of Marseilles
My thoughts came by like wind through my hand
How good it'd be to hold you
How good it'd be to feel like that again
How good it'd be to feel like that again

Would you be remembering me?
I ask that question time and again
The answer came and haunted me so
I did not want to think it again
I did not want to think it again

You make it hard for me to forget
I haven't stopped loving you yet

When I left the coast of Marseilles
I hadn't done what I'd come to do
I spent all the money I'd saved
And did not get over you
I did not get over you.

Shows Played At:
05-17-2021: Old School Square – Delray Beach, FL
09-28-2019: La Cigale – Paris,
10-20-2018: MGM Grand Arena – Las Vegas, NV
09-28-2018: La Cigale – Paris,
09-28-2018: La Cigale – Paris,
09-25-2018: La Cigale – Paris,
08-09-2018: Fenway Park – Boston, MA
08-04-2018: Jiffy Lube Live – Bristow, VA
08-02-2018: Jones Beach Amphitheatre – Wantagh, NY
07-13-2018: Wrigley Field – Chicago, IL
07-10-2018: Riverbend Music Center – Cincinnati, OH
07-07-2018: KeyBank Pavilion – Burgettstown, PA
07-05-2018: BB&T Pavilion – Camden, NJ
05-27-2018: Blossom Music Center – Cuyahoga Falls, OH
05-24-2018: Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center – Noblesville, IN
05-22-2018: Wells Fargo Arena – Des Moines, IA
05-19-2018: Sprint Center – Kansas City, MO
04-27-2018: PNC Music Pavilion – Charlotte, NC
04-17-2018: Verizon Amphitheatre – Atlanta, GA
04-06-2018: North Charleston Coliseum – Charleston, SC
06-18-2016: DTE Energy Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI
09-28-2013: La Cigale – Paris,
09-26-2013: Le Trabendo – Paris,
10-21-2008: Shoreline Amphitheatre – Mountain View, CA
09-20-2008: New Morning Jazz Club – Paris,
06-28-2007: Nissan Pavilion – Bristow, VA
06-08-2007: New Morning – Paris,
03-23-2007: Bankie Banx Dune Preserve – Rendezvous Bay,
12-21-2005: The Belly Up – Aspen, CO
04-19-2003: AM South Amphitheatre – Nashville, TN
09-08-2001: Nissan Pavilion – Bristow, VA
09-01-2001: Tweeter Center Boston – Mansfield, MA
11-30-1999: Ice Palace – Tampa, FL
05-03-1997: Sandstone Amphitheatre – Kansas City, KS
10-15-1993: Tacoma Dome – Tacoma, WA
10-14-1993: Rose Garden – Portland, OR
09-04-1993: Great Woods – Mansfield, MA
06-23-1993: Garden State Arts Center – Holmdel, NJ
08-11-1990: Deer Creek Music Center – Noblesville, IN
07-21-1990: Charlotte Memorial Stadium – Charlotte, NC
12-10-1989: Beacon Theater – New York, NY
12-05-1989: Riverside Theater – Milwaukee, WI
07-15-1988: Pine Knob Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI
07-06-1988: Maritime Pier – New York, NY
07-04-1988: Kings Dominion – Doswell, VA
06-29-1988: The Dell – Philadelphia, PA
07-29-1979: Greek Amphitheatre – Berkley, CA
06-20-1978: Universal Amphitheatre – Los Angeles, CA
03-29-1978: Summerfest Marcus Amphitheatre – Milwaukee, WI
Number of Shows: 49