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Preserving Mamou: Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys pay tribute to their predecessors

...joined an acoustic Louisiana quartet called Manchild, which signed to Capitol Records. He played with artists such as Jimmy Buffett and Michael Martin Murphey, before returning to south Louisiana. "He can do just about anything he wants to do...
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Iditarod festivities begin

...been training with Mackey this winter to get ready for the Iditarod. His team's main sponsor, Margaritaville icon Jimmy Buffett, wished him luck in an e-mail Saturday. After all the trial runs, Marshall said he was feeling confident and ready...
Acclaimed songwriter Michael Smith to perform in Juneau

...And the many noted musicians that have recorded songs written by Smith also highlight the diversity of his sound. Jimmy Buffett, Steve Goodman and David Allan Coe are a few of the many artists to record Smith's tunes. It has been reported...
Jamaican to train for Iditarod with champ Mackey

...Sled Dog Race three years in a row. Marshall took up the sport on a Caribbean island where it never snows. Singer Jimmy Buffett is his main sponsor. In other words, Hollywood might as well start casting the movie now. After training with three-time...
Kids' musician Jim Cosgrove to perform Sunday at JDHS

...DVDs, many of which have won awards from Parents' Choice. He counts Woody Guthrie, Pete Seger, Joni Mitchell and Jimmy Buffett among his musical influences. To listen to samples of his work visit Over...
Jewel cancels New Year's Eve concert in Anchorage; Y2K cited

...similar millennium celebrations in the Lower 48: up to $2,500 for Barbra Streisand in Las Vegas and $1,500 for Jimmy Buffett in Los Angeles. It's not the first time Jewel has left the state in the lurch. She canceled her appearance at the...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...leave early, and a company in Texas with a monthlong waiting list for conference rooms. The Florida compound where Jimmy Buffett wrote his hymn to sloth, ``Margaritaville,'' was sold last year for conversion into a corporate retreat. Wastin...
LeBron saves Heat at buzzer of Game 1

...the win," James said. "But we have to get better going into Game 2."NOTES: Celebrities in attendance included Jimmy Buffett and Anna Kournikova. ... James picked up two first-quarter fouls for just the ninth time in 125 career playoff...
Mushers from around world plan for Iditarod energetic young man whose job in Jamaica includes training rescued dogs, already has good financial backing from Jimmy Buffett's Margueritaville, Chukka Caribbean Adventures, Canada's Westjet Adventures, Columbia sportswear and others...
Mushers take off for race to Nome

...26-year-old resident of St. Anne Parish, has been training with Mackey this winter. Sponsored by Margaritaville icon Jimmy Buffett, Marshall completed the Yukon Quest last year as a rookie. The poor economy has forced Iditarod organizers to stage...


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