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 Flamingo Beach Resort & Spa in Costa Rica which is a 150 room resort on the Pacific coast.
Kenny Chesney comes in #2 Highest Paid Country Stars: Wow! Kenny comes in #2 with over 42 million on Forbes’ list (the #1 spot came in at 60 million!). Kenny Chesney’s sold out tours and Blue Chair Bay Rum puts him up on top.
Zac Brown Surprises Fan in the Hospital: Zac Brown visited a teenager in the hospital who was severely injured in recent accident. What a great guy!
Jimmy Buffett Gives Interview from Chicago’s Broadway Playhouse: Lucky Parrot Heads! Jimmy Buffett meets up with Chicago Tribune writer for an interview at the Broadway Playhouse in front of a packed room of Parrot Heads.
Mac McAnally Releases New Album in August: Mac’s new album is titled “Southbound” and features 16 orchestral songs of original material written by Mac, including some favorite hits made popular by Jimmy Buffett ( “It’s My Job” ) and Kenny Chesney (“Back Where I Come From”).