It’s Time For Music On The Bay Feb.28th - Mar.4th, 2018 7 years - 6 time Trop Rock Music Association Event of the Year winner - 2 Alternating Stages - 1 Sandy Beach at Whiskey Joe’s in Tampa FL. These are just a few things about MOTB, an event worth attending. I would like to share some inside information that I think makes MOTB so great. The Blue Chair Bay Stage is … [Read more...] about Music on the Bay is Ready, Are You?
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.
A weekend relaxing in a pavilion over looking the beautiful Colorado river and a flowing stage of talent. Lone Star Luau 2 is hosted by the trop-country duo Thom and Coley Shepherd in Marble Falls, Texas. The large indoor listening hall allowed for acoustic sounds and jam sessions to fill the air. A real Texas style over sized pavilion with inviting seating, VIP table seating … [Read more...] about Steel Drums, Accordion & Cowboy Boots at Lone Star Luau 2
The 13th annual Rendezvous, hosted by the Panama City Parrot Head Club, is taking place on April 26th - 29th directly on the sugary sands of Panama City beach. Four days of trop rock musical entertainment, drink making contests, fundraising and a ton of Parrot Head fun. Along with the famous beach and emerald waters, Sharky's Beachfront Restaurant is the host venue for … [Read more...] about You’ll Want To Be Here! Rendezvous 2018 is a Don’t-Miss Event
Steve Hopper has been trockin’ the hills of Tennessee for over 20 years sharing his blended style of music referred to as mid-south. Living near Wolf Creek where a part of the creek separates for a brief moment turning a small piece of land into an island was the inspiration for the bands name “Steve Hopper and The Wolf Island Band.” Steve’s first CD “Tropics of Tennessee” was … [Read more...] about “Anywhere There’s A Beach” By Steve Hopper
The Pardi Gras Street Party is always a favored highlight of this 4 day Trop Rock music festival. Pardi Gras Parrot Head attendees mingled with the New Orleans locals and tourists who were drawn out from the bars by the high energy concert taking place on Bourbon Street. Donny and The Dock Rockers opened the show to a waiting crowd looking to get the street party started. … [Read more...] about The 21st Annual Pardi Gras Street Party
Friday of the 21st Annual Pardi Gras in New Orleans was all about participation in various events by the participants. This would entail the ever-popular Pub Crawl, the new twist on the Parade and the first annual lip sync contest. Typical of Pardi Gras attendees, the events were lively, colorful and always a super time! This year's Pub Crawl took the Pardi Gras group on a … [Read more...] about Attendees Are A Big Part of the Event at Pardi Gras
Trop Rock comes in many sounds and styles that transfer us to a warmer place in time to escape weather, work or reality for awhile. Pardi Gras music line-up gives us trop rockin’ parrot heads the opportunity to mingle in with the New Orleans Bourbon Street music life. Perfect music venue for Danny Rosado performing his gulf coast style of music in the Orleans Grapevine Wine … [Read more...] about The Sounds of Trop Rock at Pardi Gras 2018
If you have attended Meeting of the Minds in the last few years, you've probably seen an animated violinist on stage with the likes of such Trop Rock talent as Peter Mayer, Scott Kirby and John Frinzi. This beautiful and talented young woman is a wonderful addition to these fellows' music, but Emily Randle is a super star in her own right. I had the great privilege of … [Read more...] about Emily Randle Serving Our Country with Trop Rock Talent