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  1. Sony Pictures proves Hollywood is a land of cowardsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | New York Post

    ... want to offend you nice people"? Can the American Nazi party stop Universal Pictures from airing "The Blues Brothers" on TV by issuing an especially forceful tweet? As an arts and entertainment company, Sony Pictures has better reason than most to ...

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  2. Actress tells Bailey trial she never felt afraid of himRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | BreakingNews.ie

    A charity worker and former West End actress has told Ian Bailey's High Court action that she spent a lot of time alone with the journalist and never felt afraid of him. Claire Wilkinson likened two detectives working on the Sophie Toscan du Plantier murder to "The Blues Brothers" and said they tried to make her feel scared of her friend.

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  3. Stranger than fictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Observer

    ... (Lest you think Dillin is some sort of religious fanatic, please note that he is using a quote from "The Blues Brothers." This also was the explanation he gave a cop who spotted him prowling around the South Kearny swamps. Luckily, Dillin has a ...

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  4. bluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    THIS DAY IN 1978: Actors John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd recorded a version of "Soul Man" and released it under the name The Blues Brothers. 1967: Police in New Haven, Connecticut, arrested Doors singer Jim Morrison for breach of peace and resisting arrest.

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  5. Briefcase Blues Signs Artist Contract with Integrity Music ManagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Mi2n

    Email: kmarshall@integritymusicmanagement.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 12/3/2014 CONTACT: Integrity Music Management, Kelly Marshall, 940-443-0032, kmarshall@integritymusicmanagement.com BRIEFCASE BLUES SIGNS ARTIST CONTRACT WITH INTEGRITY MUSIC MANAGEMENT We are excited to announce that Briefcase BluesTM out of Dallas, TX has signed an Artist Contract with Integrity Music Management. The longest-running and first-established tribute to the Blues Brothers, Briefcase Blues is a great addition to the IMM family, and it is an honor to represent this legendary showband.

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  6. Sault bluesman needs your voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | SooToday

    ... He has performed with many notable talents, including Alannah Myles, Tom Cochrane, Bare Naked Ladies, The Blues Brothers and the late, great Jeff Healey. Rusty has travelled far with his musical career, often as bandleader and guitarist with Mary ...

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  7. James Taylor performs to thousands at Mohegan Sun ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Weekender

    ... drummer Steve Gadd, percussionist Luis Conte, saxophonist "Blue" Lou Marini (best known for his work in the Blues Brothers), trumpeter/keyboardist Walt Fowler, pianist Jim Cox, fiddler and background vocalist Andrea Zonn, and background vocalists ...

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  8. Local blues man needs your supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | SooToday

    McCarthy is best known in the Sault as the organizer and driving force behind Blues Night at Algoma's Watertower Inn & Suites Pub, as well as events at many other musical venues in and around Sault Ste Marie. He has played and jammed with the likes of Alanah Myles, Tom Cochrane, Bare Naked Ladies, The Blues Brothers and the late, great Jeff Healy.

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  9. Narooma High production "Down Under Blues"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Narooma News

    ... Titled "Down Under Blues" it tells the story of two girls, offspring from Elwood Blues from the movie The Blues Brothers, who come to Australia for their final year of school at Nerrigundah High School of the Performing Arts. They get billeted with ...

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  10. Taylor delights crowd with long list of hitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Times Leader

    ... drummer Steve Gadd, percussionist Luis Conte, saxophonist "Blue" Lou Marini (best known for his work in the Blues Brothers), trumpeter/keyboardist Walt Fowler, pianist Jim Cox, fiddler and background vocalist Andrea Zonn, and background vocalists ...

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  11. Legends in Concert celebrates the holidays at Foxwoods CasinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | MassLive.com

    ... Concert . The concert features an all-star lineup of tribute artists including, Elvis, Michael Jackson, The Blues Brothers, Madonna, and Whitney Houston, performing their signature hits and holiday favorites. The popular concert series also features ...

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  12. James Taylor breezes into Consol Energy Center, warm and reliableRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    More than any other member of his folk-rock generation, James Taylor leaves fans with absolutely nothing to complain about. He's as humble and self-deprecating a performer as they come.

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  13. DWTS finale: Is a win meaninglessness?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Sydney Morning Herald

    There was glitz and glamour galore tonight at the Dancing with the Stars finale, which more than most shows epitomised what reality TV is all about: padding the running time until the audience cries for mercy. But by the end of it all, we'd truly learned the meaning of meaninglessness.

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  14. Dancing with the Stars finale: By the end, we'd truly learned the meaning of meaninglessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The Age

    There was glitz and glamour galore tonight at the Dancing with the Stars finale, which more than most shows epitomised what reality TV is all about: padding the running time until the audience cries for mercy. But by the end of it all, we'd truly learned the meaning of meaninglessness.

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  15. Dan Aykroyd is selective about rolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | ContactMusic.com

    ... older I've become less focused on showbusiness. I am no longer writing and pitching scripts.'' However, 'The Blues Brothers' writer said he is a huge fan of Melissa McCarthy - who has been attached to the 'Ghostbusters' sequel on numerous occasions ...

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  16. Happy 2014 Video Birthday for A Truly Funky Bass Man, Donald "Duck" DunnRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Aquarius Papers

    Today would have been the 73rd birthday of the amazing Duck Dunn, who laid down the bottom on more soul hits than you can count. For those who don't know, he was the pipe smoking bassist who uttered an immortal line in "the Blues Brothers."

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  17. Weekend Streamer: 'Wayne's World'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Gainesville.com

    ... praise, but there actually have been a handful of really great movies spawned from "SNL." The best is "The Blues Brothers," but "Wayne's World" is a close second and is much more modern. Though the show's cultural influence has waned considerably in ...

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  18. Pirtek And Ambrose Put The Band Back TogetherRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Paddock Talk

    Just like Jake and Elwood in the classic 1980 movie "The Blues Brothers", Australian motorsport ace Marcos Ambrose and PIRTEK Fluid Transfer Solutions have "put the band back together" at Dick Johnson Racing. PIRTEK was the naming rights sponsor on Ambrose's car during his six seasons with Stone Brothers Racing in the V8 Supercar Championship Series .

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  19. Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay music legend asks to play at pub 'in the sticks'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    ... said Cropper, who performed alongside Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin and James Brown in the 1980 hit movie The Blues Brothers, would perform a set in the 80-capacity venue following a hour-long set by The Animals. As a guitarist, A&R man, engineer, ...

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  20. Successful night of fundraising for Wales Air AmbulanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Barryanddistrictnews.co.uk

    ... by the response. Over 40 local businesses donated raffle prizes, an excellent effort by Barry Business. The Blues Brothers provided the entertainment and their help with the draw was appreciated. Well over 100 people turned up to support the event ...

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