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Hailing from New York, The Blues Brothers formally known as the Blues Brothers' Show Band and Revenue is one of the most recognized music bands in the world. The group consists of comedy actors John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd. Purchase your Film On The Rocks Blues Brothers tickets and watch them perform their best songs live. Aykroyd and Belushi appeared live on stage for the first time at the Saturday Live sketch on January 17th, 1976. They played the song called 'I'm a King Bee'. Aykroyd created the Aykroyd's Holland Tunnel Blues bar soon after the performance at the SNL. Belushi and Aykroyd used to play songs by various artists in a jukebox. This bar was where Aykroyd and Belushi were inspired by blues. Soon they were seen singing alongside local blues bands.
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The Blue Brothers formed their band with the help Paul Shaffer, a pianist and music arranger. They hired Lou Marini, Tom Malone, Steve Cropper and Donald 'Duck' Dunn as their initial members. Their music is based on the R&B and blues mix of that time, placing a small focus on soul, rock and jazz. They introduced the world to rock styled blues music. The band is divided into the horn section, the five man rock section and the vocalist section. Their entire formation story was documented as 'Stories Behind the Making of The Blues Brothers' in 1998. The Blues Brothers started their run of albums with the release of the 1978 record 'Briefcase Full of Blues'. The album reached the top of the Billboard 200 and was eventually certified double Platinum. It features hits songs by Sam and Dave. They performed at the Grateful Dead's final show with the New Riders of the Purple Sage.
Their first studio album was 'The Soundtrack', released in 1980. The band went on tour to support the album during which they recorded their live record 'Made in America'. The album was recorded in 1980 at the Universal Amphitheatre. They released 'Best of the Blues Brothers' a year later which contained unreleased recordings of previous songs. The Blues Brothers continued to perform even after John Belushi's death in 1982. They performed at the SNL and different charity events. John Goodman and James Belushi joined the band and went on tour several times. They toured before the release of ‘Blues Brothers 2000’ to promote it and also appeared at the Super Bowl XXXI. The recording of the album 'Blues Brothers & Friends: Live from House of Blues' was done with James Belushi, although he did not appear in ‘Blues Brothers 2000’.
The Blues Brother Revival was a musical based on the Blues Brothers and started in 2004. The musical was written after approval from Dan Aykroyd and Judith Delushi-Pisano, widow of Joh Belushi. The current lineup of The Blues Brothers performs regularly at the House of Blues. They also perform in casinos, nightclubs, festivals and concerts throughout North America. The Sacred Hearts Band usually supports the band during their live performances. Lou Marini and Steve Cropper are the only original members of the band. The current lead singer is Jonny Rosche.
A film titled 'The Blues Brothers' was released in 1980. It was directed by John Landis. The film featured music performances by James Brown, Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles and John Lee Hooker. It's a story about two brothers who decide to form a blues bands in order to raise funds for their Catholic orphanage. Their latest music album titled 'The Essentials' was released in 2003. The Blues Brothers have been performing their original songs ever since the death of John Belushi and haven't announced any plans of releasing further studio albums. The Blues Brothers still remain one of the most recognizable bands of the world. They introduced the world to a new form of blues which has been emulated by many since their first release. Watch the great band perform their greatest hits live by purchasing Film On The Rocks Blues Brothers tickets.
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