The Habitat is a state certified wildlife habitat providing food, water, shelter and places for species to raise their young. Native Florida plants is what the owner, Ken Settlemyer, wants to bring back to all the housing area in Manatee County. Ken took the first steps to giving back to nature by surrendering half his back yard as a sanctuary for native Florida plants and … [Read more...] about “The Habitat” is a Unique Florida House Concert Venue
What is Trop Rock Music?
Trop Rock music captures the essence of the laid back lifestyle through songs with a tropical vibe. Mixing influences from Jazz, Country, Reggae, Rock, Island sounds and of course, the man with out a definitive genre, Jimmy Buffett. Although, we'd say Jimmy Buffett is the origin of popular Trop Rock music, it's a genre name most mainstream radio and music listeners haven't heard.
With hundreds of solo musicians and full bands fitting into Trop Rock genre, the Trop Rock Music Association was formed in 2005 to bring these artists and their fans together with formal recognition of the Trop Rock genre and a platform to recognize the efforts of these talented musicians and artist.
Trop Rock artists no longer fall into a nameless genre. Here, at Trop Rockin' Magazine, we're excited to help Trop Rock Music flourish through sharing fun articles about Trop Rock News & Events, Trop Rock Artists and Trop Rock Songs & new Albums.
Two New Margaritaville Hotels: Jimmy Buffett is giving Parrot Heads more places to escape. Tan-Tar-A-Resort, located on the Lake of the Ozarks in Missouri, is the next Margaritaville hotel with renovations starting immediately. The hotel is 500 rooms and will soon include a LandShark Bar & Grill plus a new Margaritvaille restaurant. Included in the latest acquisition is the … [Read more...] about Mainstream Music News: Two New Margaritaville Hotels, Mac McAnally New Release & More
Trop Rock singer/songwriter and band leader Mike Miller is keeping his spirits high and his hopes abound to keep performing for fans. A few months ago, Mike learned he needed a bone marrow transplant, the only solution to his medical condition. Undeterred by this recent health crisis, Mike is busy performing, writing and recording a new CD. In the winter of 2001, Mike Miller … [Read more...] about The Boat Drunks’ Mike Miller Faces Serious Health Battle
The Southernmost Coconut Castaways hosted their 10th Annual Meet me in the Keys in Key West, Florida from June 8 -11 with an all-star line-up of musicians and raised $70,000 for KOA Care Camps. These are summer camps throughout North America where children with cancer can attend along with their siblings and enjoy getting to be a kid while still receiving their necessary … [Read more...] about Southernmost Coconut Castaways Host Amazing 10th Anniversary of “Meet me in the Keys”
Who doesn't want to sail off to the tropics and leave it all behind? If you've done it or ever hope to, then here is a Sailing Song playlist for the soundtrack to your adventure. In the Trop Rock genre, there are many songs about sailing and songs that use sailing imagery. Explore more of these artists and you'll probably discover more sailing songs you'll love. … [Read more...] about 25 Songs About Sailing (Trop Rock Music Playlist)
Swimming Pools. Tiki Bar. 85 Degrees. Cruzan Rum. Trop Rock Music. Does this sound like the perfect party? It's the first "Summer Solstice" Music Festival at Rock Lane Resort & Marina. Hosted by Rick Lamb and the Phin Addicts, Summer Solstice is June 22nd - 25th in Branson, Missouri. Four days of music overlooking the beautiful Table Rock Lake. The Venue Rock … [Read more...] about Upcoming New Trop Rock Music Festival “Summer Solstice”
Meet Me in the Keys is celebrating it's 10th year anniversary and this years' event is kicking it up a notch! With even more events and an all-star lineup you don't want to miss out! This annual gathering of Howard Livingston's "Friends Clubs" is presented by the Southernmost Coconut Castaways. Meet Me in the Keys is June 6th - 11th beginning with pre-parties on Tuesday and … [Read more...] about Don’t Get Left Out! Register for the “Meet Me in the Keys” Event
The sugar sand beaches of Panama City Beach welcomed another large group of Parrot Heads for the Parrot Head Rendezvous of 2017 this last weekend. Almost picture perfect weather and the incredible musical lineup made this event one of the strongest in its 12 year history. Hosted by the Panama City Parrot Head Club and attended by phriends from 26 states, Rendezvous 2017 was a … [Read more...] about An Event to Remember, Parrot Head Rendezvous is a Success!