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  1. Good times, music in the airRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Daily Press & Argus

    ... at the Mill Pond in downtown Brighton will feature The Soul Men with Paradise Band in a tribute to the Blues Brothers. Dr. Mike and the Sea Monkeys will perform at 6:30 p.m., followed by the tribute act at 7 p.m. The series runs Sundays through ...

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  2. Soul Brother #1 comes to the Film Society in "James Brown: The...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Film Comment

    ... the Film Society will highlight yet another area within his legacy: film. Whether he's Reverend James in The Blues Brothers or belting out "Living in America" in Rocky IV , James Brown: The Hardest Working Man in Show Business puts Brown's talent as ...

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  3. Biking with the MormonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kent Reporter

    ... Webb, I knew that the young ladies were aged 20 and 19, respectively, and that they were, as Elwood from "The Blues Brothers" might say, "on a mission from God." I also knew their routine involved between 8-12 miles of biking each day, from about 11 ...

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  4. 'Rush' is very impressiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... in Babysitting" to the infamous red Ferrari in "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" to the Bluesmobile in "The Blues Brothers," this column has featured several films in which cars play a key role. While all these are fictional renderings, Ron Howard, a ...

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  5. Sci-fi thriller 'Lucy' a breathless mix of silliness, smartsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    "Lucy," Luc Besson's cautionary thriller about the dangers of being too smart, is a breathless piece of stylized sci-fi action inspired by graphic novels, M-rated video games and classic car chases from "The Blues Brothers" and "To Live and Die in L.A." It carries just enough basis in scientific fact to cement the progressively sillier parts of the ... (more)

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  6. Myrtle Beach Legends in Concert's Taylor Swift tribute artist turns heads – and her ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Myrtle Beach Online

    Elizabeth Scarborough of Charleston, paying tribute to Taylor Swift in a special engagement through Aug. 16, among the summer lineup through Aug. 31: the Blues Brothers , Michael Jackson , Madonna , Elvis Presley , and Aerosmith's Steven Tyler .

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  7. Myrtle Beach Legends in Concerta s Taylor Swift tribute artist turns heads a " and her ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Myrtle Beach Online

    Elizabeth Scarborough of Charleston, paying tribute to Taylor Swift in a special engagement through Aug. 16, among the summer lineup through Aug. 31: the Blues Brothers , Michael Jackson , Madonna , Elvis Presley , and Aerosmith's Steven Tyler .

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  8. Steven Bishop, songwriter to the stars, is excited about his Hong Kong debutRead the original story

    Wednesday | South China Morning Post

    ... House role, Bishop contributed cameo appearances to two other Landis films, Kentucky Fried Movie and The Blues Brothers , but it's with movie songs that he found his niche. He sang It Might Be You , the theme to the 1983 film Tootsie starring Dustin ...

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  9. 'Adventures in Babysitting' is great funRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Examiner.com

    ... excitement come together in Chicago, at least according to filmmakers. Yesterday, this column reviewed "The Blues Brothers," a comedy/adventure set in the windy city. Another genre film set in Chicago is " Adventures in Babysitting ," from 1987. ...

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  10. Medway Council cancels blues gig planned for Chatham WaterfrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Kent Online

    Music fans have been left disappointed after a blues, rock and soul concert the first gig of its kind in Medway - has been cancelled, The 80s blues band Nine Below Zero were due to be headlining, joined by The Brothers Grimm Medway's answer to the Blues Brothers - and supported by The Substitutes and Ol' Pal's Act.

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  11. Is We're the Millers perhaps the funniest film ever made?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Free Republic

    ... The writers and actors did a good job, and have something to work with for another attempt. Oh, and The Blues Brothers. I also love the first Fletch movie as a kid, but it kind of lost its charm as I got older, though I still have great respect for ...

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  12. 'The Blues Brothers' is an enjoyable filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Examiner.com

    Chicago is one of those cities that inspires enormous affection. In several recently reviewed films, such as "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" and "Life Itself," the windy city's musical culture is evoked, although there is no movie that offers a grander celebration of Chicago and its environs and musical traditions than " The Blues Brothers ," from 1980.

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  13. Editorial: Memories add strength to fabric of suburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Daily Herald

    The Blues Mobile makes its way down Phil's Beach in Wauconda during filming of the "The Blues Brothers" 35 years ago.

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  14. Dan Aykroyd Opens Late Night Show With James Brown TributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | ContactMusic.com

    ... (18Jul14) by performing one of his favourite James Brown tunes with rock 'n' roll veteran Bobby Rush . The Blues Brothers star portrays Brown's manager Ben Bart in new biopic Get On Up and decided to promote the film with a musical tribute to his ...

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  15. ArtSplash 2014: Tualatin's annual festival offered paintings, jewelry and the odd space bounty hunterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | OregonLive.com

    There was a little something for everyone at Tualatin Commons this weekend. While Claire and April Johnston of Aloha doodled on the ground with chalk paint, Meylan Thoresen carved away on a new wood slate.

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  16. '80s classics are backRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... and the David Bowie fantasy pic Labyrinth , which bombed in 1986 but has now found a cultish audience. The Blues Brothers, mark II: John Goodman and Dan Aykroyd in the belated sequel, which did little to damage the appeal of teh original. While ...

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  17. Arts Talk: Read the review, share your ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Albany Times Union

    For starters, he was discovered by The Beatles, who signed him to their label, Apple Records.

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  18. Robin Hood Festival; Art Splash; The Music Man: southwest metro weekend happeningsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | OregonLive.com

    Sherwood's Robin Hood Festival draws attendees from all over the state - and the galaxy, apparently.

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  19. In the Spotlight: Jake and Daltona s Variety ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    "We start off and he does Buddy Holly and Elvis and then we go into Blues Brothers," explained Dalton Janssen.

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  20. '80s classics find fans in cinemas againRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... and the David Bowie fantasy pic Labyrinth , which bombed in 1986 but has now found a cultish audience. The Blues Brothers, mark II: John Goodman and Dan Aykroyd in the belated sequel, which did little to damage the appeal of teh original. While ...

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