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Chip Bell Gives Back to Trop Rock + Exciting New Mysteries

Are you working your way through the Jake Sullivan book series? Did the author’s use of Jimmy Buffett song titles catch your eye at the Mini Mart during the Parrot Head convention Meeting of the Minds? Chances are, if you read the first book by Chip Bell, “Come Monday,” you are hooked and looking forward …

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Dan Sullivan – Author with Jim Morris & Thom Shepherd Ties

Are you aware that there are now two Dan Sullivans associated with Trop Rock music? Most of us know Dan Sullivan of The Detentions, but are you yet familiar with Dan Sullivan, the author? “Dan the writer” enjoyed a great friendship with the late Jim Morris and he has published two books that feature tales …

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Author Chip Bell Writes Adventures Based on Jimmy Buffett Song Titles

Did you notice a table loaded with books in the middle of the Mini Mart last year at Meeting of the Minds? If so, did you observe the books all had familiar titles? I’m referring to author Chip Bell’s action/adventure series which incorporates Jimmy Buffett song titles as his book titles. Of course, Parrot Heads …

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Lucy Buffett: Family, Cooking & LuLu’s Restaurant

Have you heard the phrase “Gumbo Love” thrown around lately? If you’ve recently seen anything about Lucy Buffett, baby sister to Jimmy Buffett, then you know I’m referring to her latest cookbook release. Lucy is gregarious, funny, and a fantastic entrepreneur whose lifestyle and restaurants are right up any Parrot Head’s alley. Residing in Perdido …

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Author John Cunningham Weaves Trop Rock into his Adventure Books

Author John Cunningham and his Trop Rock Books The last time I had an interview with Matt Hoggatt, he had just released “Workaholic in Recovery” and I was asking about a few of the songs. I asked about the song “Ballad of Buck Reilly”….who was this Buck Reilly character? Matt told me he was the …

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Tom Corcoran: Author, Photographer, Friend of Jimmy Buffett

Tom Corcoran: Author, Photographer, Songwriter How many of you who regularly attend Meeting of the Minds in Key West visit the “Mini Mart?” I know I have to browse the vendor area at least a couple of times. Do you remember spying the tall man wearing a ball cap who stands behind a table full …

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