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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.

Sunday, April 9, 2017

HoF Induction Ceremony

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2017 induction ceremony was held this past Friday night (click here.)  I hate to sound like an old fart but the only inductee that really moved me in this year's group was Pearl Jam.  The others are just so so imho. 

Journey, Rush and ELO were all ok as inductees but Joan Baez and Tupac were NOT rock and rollers.  As one of the commentators noted - it seems that the Hall of Fame Induction committee seeks to avoid criticism in its PC selections of one female and one rapper each year regardless of whether or not they truly belong in the HoF. 

Little know fact - Pearl Jam's biggest hit song Last Kiss was one that they didn't make any money off of because it was part of a benefit for Kosovar Relief Fund (click here.)


(Guilty pleasure confession time though, I do own Journey's Greatest Hits' CD.)

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