Margaritaville, TX


I just recently learned that Margaritaville was based on the margaritas at Matt’s El Rancho, but had no idea that Austin was almost in the title of the song.  Good article, even for non-fans.

Jimmy Buffett almost wasted away in ‘Austin, Texasville’

Another one from the local free arts paper, the Austin Chronicle:

How Jimmy Buffett’s “Margaritaville” Became the Most Valuable Song of All Time

Buffett began composing the song after visiting a local Mexican restaurant