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  1. Keenan: Mr. Hartsoe's Opus: Book celebrates Dondero PopRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Detroit News

    ... was we had adult beverages." The concert began at 6 p.m. and ended at 11 p.m. They played everything from The Blues Brothers and Janis Joplin to Chuck Berry and the Mamas and the Papas. The concert ended as it always did with the auditorium going ...

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  2. Sunday Session: March 22, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    For your Sunday reading, some interesting music-related items that have hit StLJN's inbox over the past week: * We Speak African: Arturo O'Farrill on U.S./Cuba Exchange - Why diplomatic relations will change everything * Five Decades, Six Galaxies, and Counting: The AACM at 50 * The Inside Story of How Vegas Changed Elvis Presley: Drugs, Debauchery & Superstitions * Albert 'Tootie' Heath, Drummer Extraordinaire, Turns The Tables * Wynton Marsalis cancels Venezuela shows * Dan Aykroyd, John Belushi's Widow Launch Blues Brothers Label * Could monitor engineers soon be a thing of the past? * Behind The SFJAZZ Collective's Original Approach To Joe Henderson * Flashes of Quincy - The Quincy Jones Interview * Record Store Day: Indie labels say majors have ruined the big event * Chicago Jazz Festival To Celebrate AACM, Strayhorn, Lady Day with Special Concerts * Field Notes: Charles Lloyd at ... (more)

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  3. Ram n Renter a: The 1970s gave us turbulent times, fun, & "Gene Gene the Dancing Machine"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | El Paso Times

    ... its farewell concert in San Francisco. The Eagles released "Hotel California." Paul Shaffer introduced The Blues Brothers (John Belushi and Dan Akryod) on "Saturday Night Life." At the movies, we watched "Rocky," "All The President's Men," or "Close ...

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  4. a Building Belushia Newest Series to Expand DIY Networka s Celebrity Renovation PortfolioRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Business Wire

    The network has started production on the six-episode series that will follow Jim and his team of experts as they build a riverfront retreat cabin in Eagle Point, Oregon. After starring roles in films, on Broadway, touring the country with his improv comedy troupe The Board of Comedy and his bands The Sacred Hearts and The Blues Brothers, and on the long-running television series According to Jim , Belushi says he is looking forward to unwinding on the river with friends and family.

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    Thursday Mar 19 | The Gater 98.7 FM

    He still hosts the syndicated radio show Elwood's Blues Mobile for more than two decades. The label will be an offshoot of Blue Note Records and is a joint venture with Judith Belushi Pisano, the widow of Aykroyd's Blues Brothers co-star, will look after A&R, Judy Belushi will act as creative director and Blues Brothers manager Eric Gardner will run the administrative side of the label.

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  6. Clint Eastwood on TV: How His Star Power Went Beyond the Big ScreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | News Max

    ... vehicle for Eastwood, the show is known for its iconic theme song, playfully parodied in the 1980 film, "The Blues Brothers." 2. "Death Valley Days" (1956) Prior to his turn as Rowdy Yates on "Rawhide," Eastwood had a two-episode appearance on ...

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  7. New projects for Dan AykroydRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Miami Herald

    ... star for a meet and greet, which includes a bottle of Crystal Head. Some general admission tickets for the Blues Brothers Soul Band 9 p.m. show at Stache are available; Aykroyd's reps stress he will not be performing. Think you have what it takes to ...

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  8. Aretha Franklin Fast FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | KLAL-FM Little Rock

    ... of Vice-President Al Gore's daughter Karenna. February 6, 1998 - Reprises her roll of Mrs. Murphy from "The Blues Brothers" in the sequel "The Blues Brothers 2000." September 1, 1999 - Publishes autobiography "Aretha: From These Roots," where she ...

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  9. The Blues Brothers is now a record label tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | WISW-AM Columbia

    "The Blues Brothers" isn't just a star-studded movie with over the top car crashes and a legendary soundtrack. Dan Aykroyd, who played Elwood Blues in the 1980 comedy, and Judy Belushi, widow of John Belushi, who played Elwood's brother Jake, announced on their fan site that they launched the label.

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  10. Aykroyd & Belushi Launch A New Blues LabelRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Hypebot

    ... overstated," says Blue Note President Don Was. "Blue Note is excited to join forces with the long arm of The Blues Brothers in order to discover and nurture new purveyors of this great American idiom." - via CelebrityAccess

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  11. Dancing With The Stars: Model Charlotte Mckinney, Next Kate Upton Flaunts Her Assets [Watch VIDEO]Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | International Business Times

    ... in a sexy blue bra like top and short feathered skirt jived along with Keo to "Shake a Tail Feather" by The Blues Brothers. She showed off her assets in the skimpy costume and said that producers wanted the first outfit to be a little crazy but she ...

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  12. Dan Aykroyd On a New Mission from God; Launches New LabelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | WebProNews

    Dan Aykroyd is not sitting still. Recently we talked about how Dan Aykroyd is involved with Ivan Reitman in the setup of Ghost Corps, the Sony Pictures division that will oversee a whole new franchise launch of Ghostbusters movies, including as many as four films already on the drawing board, television expansion, and merchandising.

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  13. Dan Aykroyd, John Belushi Widow Launch Blues Brothers Record LabelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Hollywood Reporter

    The Blues Brothers have found a new mission. Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi 's widow, Judy Belushi , have launched Blues Brothers Records.

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  14. RedfooRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | Watersblogged

    ... The Romantics a Charlotte McKinney partnered with Keo Motsepe dancing a Jive to "Shake a Tail Feather" by The Blues Brothers a Redfoo partnered with Emma Slater dancing a Cha Cha to "Juicy Wiggle" by Redfoo a Michael S ... ...

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  15. Frank Viele to Kick Off Fall Your Way Tour This MonthRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Produced at Horizon Studios in Connecticut by Vic Steffens (Harry Connick Jr., Sly Stone, Lita Ford, The Blues Brothers, Matt "Guitar" Murphy, Bobby Brown), FALL YOUR WAY also features a monster lineup of contributors, led by blues rock guitar great ...

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  16. Aykroyd launches Blues Brothers RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | NEWS.com.au

    ... originally performed as the sunglass-clad siblings on Saturday Night Live and later in the 1980 film The Blues Brothers. Aykroyd said in a statement on Monday that he's excited for the label to find the next generation of blues performers. Aykroyd ...

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  17. Music Industry: Dan Aykroyd and Judy Belushi Announce Creation of Blues Brothers RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | All About Jazz

    ... overstated," says Blue Note President Don Was. "Blue Note is excited to join forces with the long arm of The Blues Brothers in order to discover and nurture new purveyors of this great American idiom." "The recorded music industry today presents ...

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  18. Dan Aykroyd, John Belushi's Widow Launch Blues Brothers LabelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | RollingStone

    Dan Aykroyd is taking the next step in his commitment to the blues with the launch of his own record label. Alongside Judy Belushi, widow of his Blues Brothers co-star John, Aykroyd has created Blues Brothers Records in order to nurture and develop new blues artists.

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  19. Dan Aykroyd starts 'Blues Brothers' record labelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | NME

    ... two". Aykroyd adds: "But who's to say? I always want to find the next Gary Clark Jr." Cult musical comedy The Blues Brothers was released in 1980, with Aykroyd and Belushi starring as Jake and Elwood Blues. It was followed by a sequel, Blues ...

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  20. Dan Aykroyd Bringing 'Blues Brothers' Influence to Genre Imprint Under Blue Note Records LabelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | WWWQ-FM Atlanta

    The Blues Brothers was more than just a comedic concept: Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi were real life fans of jazz and blues, and now the former is starting a blues label with Judy Belushi under the Blue Note label. The imprint will appropriately be titled Blues Brothers Records.

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