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  1. Schwindy's indie music spotlight: The One-derful CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... a song that will get you stomping and singing. Don't be surprised if you end up dancing like an extra in The Blues Brothers when you hear this song. At only two and a half minutes, the song is over almost before you know it. However, that only means ...

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  2. Happy birthday Steve CropperRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... and the group were also the recording session guys for scores of big hits that included records by The Blues Brothers, Wilson Pickett, Carla Thomas and Johnny Taylor ("Who's Making Love to Your Old Lady"). The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer is still ...

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  3. The Blues BrothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | The Daily Star

    After a long and tiring week of working, if you are looking to rejuvenate your senses, experience some great music and just sit back and unwind, we have the perfect solution for you! Tomorrow -- Friday 24 October that is -- share the experience of soulful music by The Blues Brothers at Mermaid Gallery Cafe, The Kitchen Table. The band has recently contributed greatly to the music scene in Dhaka and has infused a new essence in tasteful music for its listeners.

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  4. Hozier is one of the year's breakout actsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Red Eye Chicago

    In some respects, time hasn't been on Hozier's side recently. He was only in town three or four hours while performing at Lollapalooza, preventing him from checking out the Chicago blues that influenced him or seeing sights from "The Blues Brothers," which he'd watch on repeat as a kid.

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  5. Red Bank: Messin' with the KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Red Bank Green

    I Got Everything I Need, Almost: the glory days of Aykroyd and Belushi live again at the Basie on Thursday night, courtesy of the Blues Brothers Revue and its officially sanctioned stage show. "Have you ever heard of a wish sandwich? A wish sandwich is the kind of a sandwich where you have two slices of bread and you - heeheehee - wish you had some meat" It's been 35 years since a couple of enthusiastic amateurs named Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi donned black suits, white shirts, hats and shades - and joined up with a band of legendary pros for a little hi-concept side project they branded The Blues Brothers.

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  6. Music Review: The City Boys Allstars - 'Blinded by the Night'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... vocal and a rocking alto sax solo from Blue Lou Marini, a session talent who has played with outfits like The Blues Brothers and Blood, Sweat and Tears. Kurz also does the vocals on "Strung Out," which is dedicated to Frankie Paris , one of the ...

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  7. Now This Would've Made For A Great Mario MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Kotaku

    Max Landis , son of famed director John Landis ( The Blues Brothers , Michael Jackson's Thriller video, Coming To America , many more) and director of Chronicle has released a colossal 436-page hypothetical Mario movie script he wrote years ago. That ...

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  8. Halloween Horror Bloody Bobby For Early 2015 ReleaseRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | PressReleasePoint

    ... scream queen role. Other actors include Robert Miano from "Donnie Brasco" and Curt Clendenin from "The Blues Brothers." Writer-Producer, Ryan McGonagle explains: "We looked through days of micro-fiche' to find stories that haven't yet been told as ...

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  9. Fashion designer says Belushi inhabits her N.Y. shop - part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Examiner.com

    ... Aykroyd, is on the record as saying, "I've had dreams about John." Aykroyd, who played the other half of the Blues Brothers said the dreams "felt like visitations. He's appeared to me and given me advice and insights. Look, the survival of the ...

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  10. 'An American werewolf in London' (1981) offers a howling good timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Examiner.com

    ... Landis is the brains behind a horde of beloved flicks, including " National Lampoon's Animal House ," " The Blues Brothers ," and " The Beverly Hills Cop III ." Although his films are often found in the comedy section, one of his greatest projects ...

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  11. Dr. J's Primer on How to Apologize: Compassion & ContritionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | CalorieLab Calorie Counter News

    ... And if none of this works, you can always fall back on this example of a successful apology by Jake in The Blues Brothers . By Dr. J , a maxillofacial surgeon living in Florida. Dr. J has travelled to Haiti to treat indigent patients and has taught ...

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  12. Two local bands to hit Rosbrook stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Daily Gazette

    DIXON – Downtown Rhythm Kings and 30 West will turn things up at 8 p.m. Saturday at Rosbrook Studio, 107 S. Peoria. Downtown Rhythm Kings is a local blues-based band, featuring Mike Venier , George Bellovics , Bob Lowther , Charles Nealy , Bob Balayti and Kevin Cinadr .

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  13. Jake & Elwood showRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Erie Times News

    ... the seriously insane dance moves presented totally seriously and, of course, the soul and R&B hits the Blues Brothers championed. That 1980 film featured performances by James Brown, Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles, Cab Calloway and more. "We'll do all ...

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  14. Two retired stunt drivers die in car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | New York Daily News

    ... during the second day of Robert Blake's preliminary hearing in 2003. Among his more than 150 movies: "The Blues Brothers," "Beverly Hills Cop, " "Jurassic Park" "Gone in Sixty Seconds" and "Lethal Weapon 2." Police said the jeep was traveling at 55 ...

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  15. Guitar legend Steve Cropper set to perform at the first Southport Blues Festival this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Southport Visiter

    ... has backed artists such as Otis Redding, Carla and Rufus Thomas and Sam and Dave. He was also a member of the Blues Brothers and he appeared as himself in both Blues Brothers films. The Colonel, considered by many to be in the world's elite group of ...

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  16. Worth Reviving - "the Ninth Configuration"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Patch.com

    ... on high adventure in space ("The Empire Strikes Back") and a band of ribald comedies ("Airplane!", "The Blues Brothers", "Caddyshack"). Blatty was also saddled with his previous tale of exorcism that was still fresh in everyone's minds, and it did ...

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  17. INSPIRATIONS: Battling Adam is just busy 'enjoying life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Midhurst and Petworth

    ... Rian, a fellow teenage cancer sufferer, on the oncology ward in Southampton. "They decided to dress as The Blues Brothers. What a fabulous day they had. They played their parts brilliantly and we lost count of the number of people who wanted to take ...

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  18. Cin scares up a month of classic horror filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... FX. An American Werewolf in London (Oct. 23-25): No one expected the director of "Animal House" and "The Blues Brothers" to follow up hit comedies with a monster movie, but that's just what director John Landis did with this 1981 comedy-infused ...

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  19. INSPIRATIONS: Battling Adam is just busy 'enjoying life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | Bognor Today

    ... Rian, a fellow teenage cancer sufferer, on the oncology ward in Southampton. "They decided to dress as The Blues Brothers. What a fabulous day they had. They played their parts brilliantly and we lost count of the number of people who wanted to take ...

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  20. Jake and Elwood hit the stage in The Official Blues Brothers RevueRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | City Of Guelph

    ... and Elwood Blues, originally created by Saturday Night Live cast members Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi. The Blues Brothers made their debut as musical guests on Saturday Night Live in 1978. In 1980 they released a feature film. Despite the untimely ...

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