"The City of New Orleans" (written by Steve Goodman) makes me feel like I am on a train: "And the sons of Pullman Porters, and the sons of engineers/Ride their father's magic carpets made of steel/And mothers with their babes asleep rocking to the gentle beat/And the rhythm of the rails is all they feel." In 2005, Jimmy Buffett performed an acoustic version from the bleachers of Wrigley Field. It was a moving tribute to Chicago native Steve Goodman and the victims of Hurricane Katrina.
Horse Lover of the Week: Jimmy Buffett Singer-songwriter Jimmy Buffett isn’t just wasting away in Margaritaville – he’s getting into the game with his stable Last Mango Racing. Parrotheads can find Buffett’s horses running at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Arlington Park in Chicago, and Fair Grounds in New Orleans.