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Binge Saturday: Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Summer is the perfect time to take a vacation, so book a trip to your couch and get to know the officers on Brooklyn Nine-Nine .
'Blues Brothers' Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi are back in black tonight at the Alabama...
Dan Aykroyd, left, starred as Elwood Blues and John Belushi played "Joliet" Jake Blues in the 1980 comedy "The Blues Brothers."
Wauconda remembers 'The Blues Brothers' shot in town 35 years ago
It was early September 1979, and the actors were in town filming "The Blues Brothers" -- the John Landis-directed, cameo-filled movie that's arguably the greatest musical-action-comedy ever made.
Milwaukee movies off the grid: June 27-July 3
"The Blues Brothers": Jake and Elwood are on the road - including Milwaukee's former "road to nowhere" - in the 1980 movie starring John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd as blues-loving, troublemaking legends who get a little help from some of the biggest music stars ever - Ray Charles, James Brown, Aretha Franklin and Cab Calloway - and lots of ... (more)
River Cities' Reader
2014 Blues Fest: Blues Brother - Curtis Salgado
If you're of my generation - the generation that, as grade-schoolers, used to stay up long after bedtime to watch the early years of Saturday Night Live - there may be two names you most associate with your early exposure to blues music: Jake and Elwood.
Belching a dirge?
"WAS it over when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbour? Hell no!", thundered John "Bluto" Blutarsky in the 1978 film "Animal House", one of the highest-grossing comedies of all time.
Paul Rodgers' Soul Man in Good Company: Concert Review
With his alto growl and good-natured spirit - plus full-throttle support from a top-notch band - the one-time Bad Company and Free lead vocalist leans into some classic Memphis soul and proves a worthy interpreter.
Meet Curtis Salgado: The original Blues Brother who introduced John Belushi to the blues
Blues singer Curtis Salgado plays at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que on Tuesday, June 24. The show starts at 9:30 p.m. Curtis Salgado will play a free show on the downstairs stage at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que Tuesday night.
The Thing that Wouldn't Leave. Non-dischargeable Debts in Bankruptcy
One of my favorite old Saturday Night Live sketches was a preview of a mock-horror movie starring John Belushi as an unwanted house guest who was sticking around too long.
School talent show winners to perform at July 3 festival
Photo by Charles Boothe: Performers for this year's July 3 Rotary Club of Rocky Mount Independence Day Festival include winners of the annual talent show for schools.