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by Captain Tony
July 9, 2009 12:05 pm
Forum: Jimmy Buffett Discussion
Topic: Good review found for the Shepherds Bush London gig
Replies: 14
Views: 1193

Re: Good review found for the Shepherds Bush London gig

I never knew that story about "Come Monday", that's pretty funny Come Monday was soon covered by...ahem....Jonathan King..To quote NME "Its ban in the UK by the BBC because of a reference to Hush Puppies shoes led to a shrewd Jonathan King cover version, referring to tennis shoes instead." And Jona...
by Captain Tony
July 9, 2009 9:19 am
Forum: Jimmy Buffett Discussion
Topic: Good review found for the Shepherds Bush London gig
Replies: 14
Views: 1193

Re: Good review found for the Shepherds Bush London gig

Despite some the bad grammar - I think it captures the evening perfectly............. You guys may be jaded by having these shows on tap every summer but believe me sunday night was something really special! We waited nearly 40 years for our first show this side of the pond - it was worth it!! Roll...
by Captain Tony
July 8, 2009 8:27 am
Forum: Set Lists 2009
Topic: 07/05/2009 - London England
Replies: 15
Views: 10494

Re: 07/05/2009 - London England

meuk wrote:There was an 'official' tour guy filming all night, does anyone know where this can been seen?????
Will more than likely be shown on Margaritaville, expect to wait a month or 2 though

Facebook group for those that were there is here:
http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=128001182064
by Captain Tony
July 8, 2009 7:16 am
Forum: Jimmy Buffett Discussion
Topic: Good review found for the Shepherds Bush London gig
Replies: 14
Views: 1193

Good review found for the Shepherds Bush London gig

After 40 years of gig going I thought I had seen it all, but last night was something the like of which I have never seen before. Complete reverence of the man by a sell-out crowd, decked in grass skirts (even some men), very scantily clad women of all ages in cocunut bras and other beach ragalia. N...
by Captain Tony
July 7, 2009 11:40 am
Forum: Jimmy Buffett Discussion
Topic: I was at the London gig last night
Replies: 35
Views: 2088

Re: I was at the London gig last night

Westway001 wrote:With you on that one Derek and Roxy....

What a fun day/night - again!
Yeah and the fun just gets better and better :D :D
I hope Harry kept you amused :D
by Captain Tony
July 7, 2009 8:32 am
Forum: Jimmy Buffett Discussion
Topic: I was at the London gig last night
Replies: 35
Views: 2088

Re: I was at the London gig last night

Having been a UK fan of Jimmy since 1976. This was agreat night to make it to his first real concert in UK. Great night and I think even Jimmy was surprised that the audience new all the words . Pity about the venue small and intimate it may have been but lets look at something more worthy of the M...
by Captain Tony
July 6, 2009 7:05 pm
Forum: Jimmy Buffett Discussion
Topic: I was at the London gig last night
Replies: 35
Views: 2088

Re: I was at the London gig last night

what a great night, my 11 year old boy had a blast, he shook Jimmys hand twice, and Jimmy gave him one of his wrist bands, also signed his blow up shark, he also got a drum stick and Jimmys set list and a guitar pic... :D Oh yeah, i got to shake Jimmys hand too :D I have just started a Facebook gro...
by Captain Tony
July 6, 2009 11:09 am
Forum: Jimmy Buffett Discussion
Topic: I was at the London gig last night
Replies: 35
Views: 2088

Re: I was at the London gig last night

what a great night, my 11 year old boy had a blast, he shook Jimmys hand twice, and Jimmy gave him one of his wrist bands, also signed his blow up shark, he also got a drum stick and Jimmys set list and a guitar pic... :D Oh yeah, i got to shake Jimmys hand too :D I have just started a Facebook grou...
by Captain Tony
July 6, 2009 9:24 am
Forum: Pre-Concert Gatherings / Who's Going to ...
Topic: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??
Replies: 167
Views: 17533

Re: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??

I have just started a Facebook group for all those who attended the concert here http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=128001182064 come and join
by Captain Tony
July 6, 2009 6:25 am
Forum: Pre-Concert Gatherings / Who's Going to ...
Topic: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??
Replies: 167
Views: 17533

Re: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??

My 11 year old boy got jimmy's set list and jimmy gave him one of his sweat bands and shook his hand twice, thanks for making my sons night jimmy :D My son also got a drum stick, a guitar pick and jimmy signed his blow up shark too...i knew it was a good idea to take a small child :D :D :D
by Captain Tony
July 5, 2009 7:41 pm
Forum: Pre-Concert Gatherings / Who's Going to ...
Topic: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??
Replies: 167
Views: 17533

Re: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??

The concert was the nuts, cant wait til he comes back next year, and it looks like we are going to get our own Margaritaville :D :D
by Captain Tony
July 5, 2009 6:15 am
Forum: Pre-Concert Gatherings / Who's Going to ...
Topic: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??
Replies: 167
Views: 17533

Re: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??

There's a great day 'a coming.....See you all there :D :D :D :D :D
by Captain Tony
June 29, 2009 10:22 am
Forum: Pre-Concert Gatherings / Who's Going to ...
Topic: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??
Replies: 167
Views: 17533

Re: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??

no shoes wrote:What time and where?

Starting our drive back to the UK tomorrow arriving back on the island late wednesday. A couple of rest days before the pilgrimage to London on Sunday.

Look forward to seeing you all!!

[smilie=battingeyes.gif]
Safe journey
by Captain Tony
June 29, 2009 8:09 am
Forum: Pre-Concert Gatherings / Who's Going to ...
Topic: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??
Replies: 167
Views: 17533

Re: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??

T-Minus 6 days and counting 'til The party at the end of the world Hosted by the one and only Jimmy Buffett at the Empire Shepherds Bush :) Ok Grass skirt, check. Hawaiian shirt, check. Flip Flops,check. Mardi gras beads,check. Lei's, check. Parrot hat,check. Are all you Parrotheads ready to party?...
by Captain Tony
June 22, 2009 6:16 am
Forum: Pre-Concert Gatherings / Who's Going to ...
Topic: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??
Replies: 167
Views: 17533

Re: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??

no shoes wrote:The more difficult bit will be how long it takes Jimmys car to get to Shepherds Bush in the traffic.......... :-?
I spose i could pick Jimmy up and take him to Shepherds Bush on the back of my motorbike :D :D
by Captain Tony
June 19, 2009 7:08 am
Forum: Pre-Concert Gatherings / Who's Going to ...
Topic: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??
Replies: 167
Views: 17533

Re: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??

I think there will be lots of tickets at the door on the night. Meanwhile we have lots of updated t shirt designs. Feel free to use it and donate some money to Childrens trust. I hope you like it/them! http://s281.photobucket.com/albums/kk22 ... fet_09.jpg http://s281.photobucket.com/albums/kk22 .....
by Captain Tony
June 19, 2009 4:34 am
Forum: Pre-Concert Gatherings / Who's Going to ...
Topic: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??
Replies: 167
Views: 17533

Re: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??

Westway001 wrote:As I said earlier, there are loads of tickets available at premium prices from the ticket sites - worldticketshop seem to have an unlimited number (I tried 30 just to see!) at £131 each. Makes me mad as hell [smilie=disgust.gif]
Thats just taking the p*ss!!!
by Captain Tony
June 18, 2009 12:50 pm
Forum: Pre-Concert Gatherings / Who's Going to ...
Topic: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??
Replies: 167
Views: 17533

Re: Who's going to the Shepherds Bush Empire 7-5-09??

britparrothead wrote:
Captain Tony wrote:Looks like the tickets have all been sold!! I for one am surprised by this, where are all the parrotheads hiding??

I think you might be meeting up with Maggie Gee again!
:) :)
M Gee is coming with me in the car! :D