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  1. This Week in Television History: April 2015 Part IIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Child of Television

    ... act and from Salgado himself that he picked up a passion for the blues as well as the inspiration for the Blues Brothers' sound and look . for the third season of SNL , Belushi and Aykroyd honed their concept for the Blues Brothers Band and ...

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  2. Catholic priest stuns jailed inmates with terrible dance moves in hilarious prison parody videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mirror.co.uk

    ... culture to influence people and have tried several incarnations in the past, but we're both fans of The Blues Brothers and so we created 'The Shoes Brothers.' "Our stint inside Greenock jail was a very special one. It really was a great privilege to ...

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  3. Culver movie theater looks toward revival and reopeningRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | The Pilot News

    ... of memory may recall the name is a reference to a fictional Kokomo, Ind. business in the 1980 movie, "The Blues Brothers"), and the local face of the venture is Joel Samuelson, who was a familiar presence at the theater during its latter years of ...

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  4. Western Shows & Movies on DiscRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | DurhamRegion.com

    ... made during this time. Another impressive part of the show was the theme song "Rawhide" by Frankie Laine. The Blues Brothers (John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd) also did a wonderful version of this song. The show is about a cattle drive from Texas to ...

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  5. The Red Lemon Electric Blues Band returns to Stourbridge for a gig three decades in the makingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Dudleynews.co.uk

    ... supporting huge stars like Chuck Berry, Robert Plant and Edwin Starr. Frontman Jim Merris said: "I'd seen The Blues Brothers, that literally changed my life. I thought I want to play the harmonica and I want to sing in a big rhythm and blues band. ...

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  6. Taj Mahal cancels Silver City performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... to prominence in the early 1960s and he was reportedly the inspiration for Dan Aykroyd's character in "The Blues Brothers," according to the website, montereyinternational.net . Musselwhite was born in Mississippi but spent his formative years in ...

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  7. Meet the a Blues Brothersa of the SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Washington Post

    ... in 2013; Paul spoke against the use of drones and Cruz against Obamacare. "I'm reminded of the movie 'The Blues Brothers,'" Cruz said late Wednesday night. "Jake, we've got to get the band back together again." It appears that Cruz's quote wasn't ...

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  8. Blues Brothers light up the Long Center at biggest party of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | CultureMap

    The Blues Brothers, as played by former Saturday Night Live cast members Dan Aykroyd and Jim Belushi, headlined the Long Center's Purple Party 7 , celebrating music and the performing arts, on Saturday. Before the concert VIP guests dined on the City Terrace, sipped lavender-hued cocktails, and donned free black fedoras and sunglasses to get into the spirit of the evening.

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  9. 6 Great Movies That Were A Disaster Behind The ScenesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Neatorama

    ... is strange and different, and there's bound to be personality clashes between some people. Take The Blues Brothers . John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd were at the peak of their popularity, and the movie turns on their comedic talents. That doesn't mean ...

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  10. Jake and Elwood Perform as The Bluz Brothers at Theatre of Western SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Patch.com

    ... Midwest playing fests, corporate and private parties, casinos and clubs. Mixing the great dance music of The Blues Brothers, 50's-60's-70's rock, Motown and swing eras, this band is one of the most popular acts playing today. In fact, they have ...

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    Wednesday May 6 | Willamette Week

    ... and 3 pm Sunday, May 15-17. Celebrating 35 years of rubber biscuits and aping black culture, The Blues Brothers return to the multiplex finally affords us the opportunity to have the ultimate vehicular-mayhem double feature with Furious 7. Oddly, ...

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  12. Now Playing: Friday, May 15, through Thursday, May 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | River Cities' Reader

    ... just like Ultron himself, are doing their darnedest to make human beings irrelevant. IMDb listing The Blues Brothers (R, Cinemark Davenport 53rd 18 + IMAX) - Sunday, May 17, 2 p.m.; Wednesday, May 20, 2 & 7 p.m. IMDb listing Bugs! (not rated, Putnam ...

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  13. Classics, Indies, Film Fests On Summer's Movie ScreensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | The Hartford Courant

    Cinemark Buckland, at 99 Red Stone Road in Manchester, shows classic films on Sundays at 2 p.m. On May 17 it's "The Blues Brothers." cinemark.com .

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  14. Blues Brothers heading to SwanseaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | South Wales Guardian

    The Blues Brothers started out in 1978, created by comedy actors Dan Ackroyd and John Belushi as part of a musical sketch on the American TV show, Saturday Night Live. It wasn't long before the band began to take on a life beyond the confines of television, releasing an album in 1978, Briefcase Full of Blues, and then having a Hollywood blockbuster film, The Blues Brothers, created around its characters in 1980.

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  15. 6,000 show up for Redlands shopa s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... with replica vehicles from “Back to the Future,” “Jurassic Park” and “The Blues Brothers.” Superbad Action Figures has hosted several events celebrating pop culture and film franchises, including ...

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  16. 6,000 show up for Redlands shopa s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... with replica vehicles from “Back to the Future,” “Jurassic Park” and “The Blues Brothers.” Superbad Action Figures has hosted several events celebrating pop culture and film franchises, including ...

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  17. More informationRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | Austin Monthly

    Co-Chairs Kathy Taylor and Leslie Ward invite you to Purple Party 7 celebrating the Seventh Anniversary of the Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Center for the Performing Arts and featuring a concert in Michael & Susan Dell Hall by The Blues Brothers , starring Dan Aykroyd and Jim Belushi. Enjoy the most beautiful view in Austin with cocktails, tented dinner and dessert on the City Terrace.

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  18. What's on in western Sydney?Read the original story

    Friday May 8 | St. Marys Star

    ... star as Jake and Elwood Blues in the Official Blues Brothers Revue at Rooty Hill RSL this Saturday. The Blues Brothers Revue will be at Rooty Hill RSL tomorrow night. While there are many Blues Brothers tribute shows, this is the only one to be ...

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  19. This Year's Crop Of Mother's Day Ads Tries Too HardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | MediaPost

    ... transmogrify into a simmering heap of mold. What was dad's role, you ask? He snuck me into a showing of The Blues Brothers when I was, like, six. Dads are pretty okay, too. All this said: It is time for brands to pull back - waaaaaay back, judging ...

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  20. Paul Shaffer ready to disband the CBS OrchestraRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    ... answer of show biz credits: bandleader for the original "Saturday Night Live" troupe, same role for the Blues Brothers, part composer of the 1980s hit "It's Raining Men" and the "Late Show" theme, cringe-worthy record executive Artie Fufkin in "This ...

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