Brantley Gilbert, a country rocker from Jefferson, Ga., will join Lynyrd Skynyrd and Atlanta mainstay Heather Luttrell on the 2011 Simple Man Cruise.
Along with the Georgia folks, Little Feat, .38 Special, Blackstone Cherry and others will perform during the cruise, which sails from Tampa to Grand Cayman Jan. 20-24.
If singer-songwriters are more your thing, the Indigo Girls will cruise from Miami to Tortola, St. Croix and Great Stirrup Cay from Feb. 13-20 as part of the “Cayamo” festival. Among the luminaries joining the girls are John Prine, Steve Earle and The Dukes, Brandi Carlile, Colin Hay and Allison Moorer.
For more info on either sailing adventure, visit www.sixthman.net.
Speaking of the Indigo Girls, along with their Oct. 15 show at Buckhead Theatre, look for them to play a Christmas show at The Tabernacle Dec. 10 with Shawn Mullins and Chely Wright.