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[*] posted on 9-2-2023 at 07:01 AM
sadness in Margaritaville


Jimmy Buffett passed away today.

RIP
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[*] posted on 9-2-2023 at 07:03 AM


tacos in paradise
a mariachi band
plays "Margaritaville"




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[*] posted on 9-2-2023 at 08:13 AM


RIP Jimmy! So many good times in my life wrapped around his music.
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[*] posted on 9-2-2023 at 10:10 AM


Sad day, that's for sure. :(



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[*] posted on 9-2-2023 at 10:20 AM


Been listenin' to some Buffett tunes this morning.... my son asked earlier if I'd seen the news.



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[*] posted on 9-2-2023 at 01:23 PM


Late 90's a Bud and I were in Trinidad & Tobago. We flew from Port O Spain to Scarborough on Tobago. The day after we landed we saw white amphibian land at the airport next to the beach. Later that afternoon we were in a really nice restaurant nearby having drinks and looking forward to dinner later on. The waiter asked us to leave as there was a private party planned. We later found out it was Jimmy Buffet getting together with his friends.
His book 'A Pirate Turns Fifty' describes his adventures flying his beautiful white plane.


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[*] posted on 9-2-2023 at 01:42 PM


I was lucky enough to see Jimmy 4 times. Tahiti 1983, In Cardiff 1984 (he did a set with the house band at the Triton), and twice in the bay area in the 90s.

Such great memories!
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[*] posted on 9-2-2023 at 02:20 PM


Sad day for sure. Been waiting around for the announcement to resume the tour, but now it all makes sense. Last saw him in Sacramento in March 2019. I will forever remember the Las Vegas shows as they always had the pool party before the show!
I just read that he battled skin cancer for the past four years and three of those years it had escalated into lymphoma. Sail on Jimmy
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[*] posted on 9-2-2023 at 07:36 PM


RIP
Some of the best beach tunes ever
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[*] posted on 9-2-2023 at 07:42 PM


I know Paulina must be sad!



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[*] posted on 9-3-2023 at 06:30 AM
IT'S BEEN A LOVELY CRUISE!


SB County Bowl, May 1977 the one time I saw him in concert. It was a blast.

A great songwriter. His tunes reflected our lives in ways only music can speak.

Never met the man but I sure am sad.




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[*] posted on 9-3-2023 at 07:59 AM
Jimmy Buffet


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[*] posted on 9-10-2023 at 10:59 AM


Quote: Originally posted by David K  
I know Paulina must be sad!


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