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Super Soundtrack: ‘The Tender Bar’ on Prime Video

Featuring one of the most specifically time-period relevant soundtracks, The Tender Bar soundtrack successfully combines the greatest hits from the late 1960’s, 1970’s, and early 1980’s with some lesser known songs by the biggest artists during that time.

Featuring one of the most specifically time-period relevant soundtracks, The Tender Bar soundtrack successfully combines the greatest hits from the late 1960’s, 1970’s, and early 1980’s with some lesser known songs by the biggest artists during that time. The Tender Bar— directed by none other than George Clooney — starring Tye Sheridan, Ben Affleck, Lily Rabe, Daniel Ranieri, Christopher Lloyd, and Briana Middleton is now streaming on Amazon Prime Video.

The music really feels like a character of its own in this film, and it really sets the mood in a really impactful way that everybody will be sure to notice. Now, let’s get into all of the songs heard in The Tender Bar

“Radar Love” by Gold Earring

Heard at the very start of the movie playing on the radio while J.R. (Daniel Ranieri) and his mother (Lily Rabe) are driving down the road

“Sooner Or Later” by The Grass Roots

Heard while the cousins are dancing to the song

“Love Will Find A Way” by Pablo Cruise

Heard playing on the radio while the family is eating lunch

“I Love The Nightlife” by Alicia Bridges

Heard during a scene transition

“Shotgun” by Jr. Walker & The All Stars

Heard playing at The Dickens Bar, owned by Uncle Charlie (Ben Affleck)

“Winston Cigarettes” by Malcolm McLaren

Heard in the background

“A Long Time Ago” by Jim Croce

Heard playing on the radio in J.R.’s dad’s (Max Martini) car

“Magic” by Pilot

Heard playing at the bar

Turn Back the Hands of Time” by Tyrone Davis

Heard playing at the bar

“Two of a Kind” by Bobby Darin & Johnny Mercer

Heard while Grandpa (Christopher Lloyd) is getting ready to take J.R. (Daniel Ranieri) to the father-son breakfast

“My Opening Farewell” by Jackson Browne

Heard while Uncle Charlie (Ben Affleck) is helping J.R.’s mom (Lily Rabe) get out of the car

“How Long” by Ace

Heard playing in the background at the bar

“Dancing in the Moonlight” by King Harvest

Heard when Uncle Charlie (Ben Affleck) is picking up his friends

“Lonely Girl” by The Expressions

Heard playing in the background at the bowling alley

“It’s Your Thing” by The Isley Brothers

Heard during the bowling scenes 

“Modern Life” by Devo

Heard when J.R. (Tye Sheridan) arrives to Yale

“Dynaflow” by Parish Hall

Heard playing in the background at the bar

“How Can You Win” by Parish Hall

Heard playing in the background at the bar

“Stealin’” by Clover

Heard while J.R. (Tye Sheridan) and his friend friend are talking

“Good Times” by Chic

Heard in the background

“Twelve” by Urban Fall

Heard in the background

“Rock Your Baby” by George McRae

Heard during a sex scene

“50 Ways To Leave Your Lover” by Paul Simon

Heard while J.R. (Tye Sheridan) is seen in various settings during a montage

“Cherry” by J. J. Cale

Heard playing in the background at the bar

“Good Time Charlie’s Got The Blues” by Danny O’Keefe

Heard after J.R. (Tye Sheridan) hears some bad news

“I Thought I Was A Child” by Jackson Browne

Heard when J.R. (Tye Sheridan) leaves his dad’s (Max Martini) house

“Different Drum” by Stone Poneys

Heard playing in the background at the bar

“Do It Again” by Steely Dan

Heard as J.R. (Tye Sheridan) drives off in Uncle Charlie’s (Ben Affleck) car and continues playing over the end credits

The Tender Bar is now streaming on Amazon Prime Video.

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