Grab your beach chair, your suntan oil, and your favorite drink, and get ready for a trip to the islands. For almost 20 years, Jimmy and the Parrots have been playing to delighted crowds all over the United States as well as the Caribbean. They have been a featured band at the annual Meeting of the Minds (an gathering of Jimmy Buffett fans) since 1999. Their Key West performances also included well-known venues such as the Rick’s Café, Sloppy Joe’s, Schooner Wharf, the Smokin' Tuna Saloon and Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville. In July 2010, the band was part of the National Flagship Celebration in Philadelphia, PA, for the SS United States, and plans call for Jimmy Maraventano’s song about the ship—“Symbol of America” – to be included in the upcoming updated documentary about this famous ship, “Lady in Waiting.” Our fans love to travel with us! In January 2005, over 80 fans traveled to
One of the most requested Jimmy Buffett cover bands in the country, Jimmy and the Parrots perform not only all the great Buffett songs you love, they also play new and classic rock ‘n roll, as well as outstanding original songs written by lead singer/guitarist Jimmy Maraventano. Their cover songs include favorites by the Beach Boys, Zac Brown, Jerry Jeff Walker, Harry Belafonte, and Bob Marley, among many others. The band truly appeals to all ages and all musical tastes.