This is Buzzy's Country Store blog designed to keep you apprised of what's going on at the Store. Buzzy's is a general store located in St. Mary's County, Southern Maryland near Pt. Lookout State Park. Buzzy and Jean Ridgell purchased the Store from Jean's father Harry Raley in 1953. Buzzy operated it until his passing in 2009. His son J. Scott Ridgell is the current owner.

Monday, January 17, 2022

Tender Bar

My mentioning Jerry Garcia the other day growing up in bar as a boy coincided with my recent viewing of the movie Tendar Bar.  It is currently on Netflix and worth checking out.  Based on a true story, it features a young boy hanging out in his Uncle Charlie's bar patronized by an eclectic group of regulars.  (Sound familiar?)  Here is the movie trailer:

This video (click here)  features an interview with the author of the book that the movie is based on.

The movie also features a great soundtrack including this Jackson Browne tune:

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