Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Jimmy Buffett Plays Alpine Valley in 2016 | Tickets on Sale Now

Jimmy Buffett 2016 Alpine Valley tickets
Once again, Jimmy Buffett will perform at Alpine Valley. The show date is set, and "Parrotheads" will be flocking to the venue on September 3. Buffett tickets have already gone on sale. This is an annual "pilgrimage" for so many fans of his music. The location could not be better. Let's hope that the weather holds out, and the sun shines warmly on all his fans that day.

Buffett will start his 2016 tour in Austin Texas, performing on May 26 at Austin City Limits. After that, it's all stadiums, arenas, and amphitheaters for the rest of the tour. There are a total of four tour dates in May, followed up with six June show dates, mostly around the Midwest. As of now, July is wide open. As Buffett ages, it seems that the tours become shorter, with long breaks in between shows. In August, he's playing a total of six shows, then just three dates in September, and three in October. Buffett will play his final 2016 tour show in Sacramento, at the Golden 1 Center.  


Friday, April 15, 2016

Zac Brown Alpine Valley Tour Dates 2016

Zac Brown Tickets Alpine Valley
Zac Brown will play two nights at Alpine Valley in 2016. The dates are set for June 25 and 26. This makes three great shows for fans who love to head to East Troy, and all three bands listed will perform two nights. As for Zac Brown, their tour will cover 32 performances. The band was just nominated for two Grammy's this week, and show no signs of slowing down.

It's been fourteen years since the release of "Chicken Fried" and in that time Zac Brown has managed to put out six studio and two live albums. Starting with Far from Einstyne, all the way to Jekyll and Hyde, there are three Gold albums in that timeline and one Platinum album. Their most successful album was "Uncaged" and it came out in 2012. See the band on tour today!

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Dead & Company Alpine Valley Show and Tickets 2016 | John Mayer Joins The Band For This Run

Dead and Company 2016 Tickets
Coming to Alpine Valley in 2016 will be the Dead and Company! July 9 and 10 are the dates for this amazing band, featuring members of the Grateful Dead with John Mayer on guitar. Dead tickets for this summer event are available now. After the successful tour last summer, the guys have once again decided to hit the road.

Phil Lesh decided to back off on this upcoming tour, but John Mayer was more than happy to take his place. The group played one last show in 2015, and felt the urge to keep on playing. Just a few weeks later, they announced a small summer tour. Bob Weir was the one who announced this upcoming tour, confirming their appearance at Bonnaroo. Shortly after that, an entire tour was planned. 

Who will play the Dead shows on this tour? Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, John Mayer, Bob Weir, Oteil Burbridge, and Jeff Chimenti all agreed to play on this tour. See it live at Alpine Valley this summer!

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Dave Matthews Band Alpine Valley 2016 Show Dates Set

Dave Matthews Band Tickets 2016
Dave Matthews returns to Alpine Valley in 2016. DMB will play two shows, July 1st and 2nd, at the East Troy venue known for some of the best shows in Midwest. This is the first show announcement for Alpine, with more to follow.

Dave Matthews Discography

The Dave Matthews Band is known for many things, but one item that stands out is their enormous number of live album releases. To date, the band has put out sixty live albums, and we're sure that some of the most active fans have every single one of those disks. In fact, the band has been around for over twenty years and in that time the have made just eight studio albums. What's the most popular album for DMB? Most would say that their 2001 release titled "Everyday," which hit number one on the Billboard charts the year it came out.  Their 1998 album, titled "Before These Crowded Streets" also made it to number one in the United States, but they didn't have the same chart success in other countries that "Everyday" did. Oddly enough the band's 1996 album "Crash" had the most sales of all eight studio efforts, but charted in just three countries.

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Jimmy Buffett Alpine Valley Show 2015 | Buffett Business Is Good

Jimmy Buffett 2015 Alpine Valley
Jimmy Buffett will play at Alpine Valley in 2015! Buffett songs will be sung by everyone in the audience on August 23. Tickets for the show are on sale this week.  This is the third concert announcement for the outdoor music venue.

Jimmy Buffett is more than a musician. He’s built an empire that has made one of the richest musicians in America. It’s been two years since he’s released an album, and that one was titled “Songs from St. Somewhere.” The titles of the album lead people to believe that he’s still mining the same “gold” from decades past. “Something ‘Bout a Boat, Einstein Was a Surfer, Too Drunk to Karaoke, Tides, The Oldest Surfer on the Beach” are built on well worn themes that Buffett seems to enjoy. Prior to Songs from St. Somewhere, he released three live albums. In fact, seven of the last Buffett albums released were live albums.  That’s not to imply that Mr. Buffett is resting on his musical laurels. He’s just been very busy building restaurants, casinos, hotels, and vacation destinations.

Jimmy Buffett Hotels

Jimmy Buffett has turned “Margaritaville” into a destination. He’s got Pigeon Forge Hotel in the Smokey Mountains, and that hotel looks pretty amazing. The Hollywood Beach Resort Hotel in Florida plans to open in the summer of 2015. It won’t be the biggest hotel in the area, but it’s certainly going to dwarf its neighbors.  His Pensacola Beach resort was once a Holiday Inn. Hurricane Ivan destroyed that hotel, but Buffett is hoping for better luck.

Jimmy Buffett Restaurants

There are 28 Margaritaville restaurants at this time. It all started thirty years ago when Buffett opened one location in Key West. Half of the 28 locations are owned by a company from Brazil, and they plan to expand the chain in the United States.

It seems like a fan could completely immerse themselves into a Buffett themed life, staying at his hotels, eating his food, and listening to his music.  To think that they could live the party lifestyle is probably a dream come true for some “Parrotheads.”

Buffett the Author and Best Seller

With seemingly endless energy, Buffett has also penned a few books in his day. His devoted fans have pushed his three books to the best seller list. “Tales from Margaritaville” spent months on top, followed up with A Pirate Looks at Fifty, a effort of non-fiction that covers the days surrounding his milestone fiftieth birthday.