While having your Cayman Islands holiday, make sure to attend a show with the ‘Barefoot Man’. George Nowak (the Barefoot Man), was created in Germany (or Austria, based on the source) but has become the maximum amount of a part of the Cayman Islands as numerous locals. He has lived and played there since 1971 after a time period of island hopping which included Hawaii and also the Bahamas.
His songs are mainly a risqué parody set to calypso, reggae, country or pop music. If you have seen the film ‘The Firm’, you would already know Barefoot’s music. He wrote the song ‘Money, Money, Money’ and it is singing within the background while Location de condo plage sept mile was dancing.
Barefoot not merely writes and performs their own songs, he also owns the record company that records and sells his CDs (present in most stores on Grand Cayman). They have also branched out to The Bahamas, where one of his albums is at the very best Ten for four years.
His songs include ‘Ship Faced’, ‘Ship Song’, ‘Save the Lap Dance for Me’ and ‘Thong Gone Wrong’. He also sings about Cayman current affairs and wrote ‘The Gay Cruise Ship Song’ following the visit with a Gay Cruise. One reviewer stated that this Barefoot Man won a Grammy Award for ‘Gone Coconutz’, that was written after 85dexrpky devastating Hurricane Ivan, although I have got been unable to find this album or artist listed in the Grammy Archives.
No Cayman Islands holiday is finished without catching a show by The Barefoot Man. He can be obtained with the Reef Hotel every Tuesday and Thursday night. The Reef may be the only 100% beachfront hotel on Grand Cayman.
John has completed the on-line training course provided by the Cayman Islands Department of Tourism, which included a trip to Grand Cayman and Little Cayman to visit various hotels, sample several of the restaurants and to participate in a wide range of tourist attractions.