The Blues Brothers Newswire

The Blues Brothers Newswire

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  1. Community Briefs: County Fair info and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Waukesha

    The next Tribute Tuesday Concert will take place from 7 to 9 p.m. July 14 at the newly renovated Les Paul Performance Center, 321 Wisconsin Ave. The final concert of the series is scheduled for August 11 and brings the Chicago favorite, Bluz Brothers, for a lively Blues Brothers tribute. Sen. Tammy Baldwin's office announced that representative Ben Juarez will hold office hours from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 15, at Waukesha City Hall, Room 107, 201 Delafield St., Waukesha.

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  2. Concert review: James Taylor thrills sold out Tanglewood crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | MassLive.com

    "Wandering" "Secret Of Life" "Angels of Fenway" "Country Road" "Montana" "Me and My Guitar" "Fool to Care" "Carolina In My Mind" "Bartender's Blues" "Smiling Face" "Fire and Rain" "Shed a Little Light" "Rio" "I Will Follow" "Whenever You're Ready" "Steamroller" "Today, Today, Today" "Before this World" "Jolly Springtime" "Sweet Baby James" "Mexico" How Sweet It Is" LENOX - More than four decades since first appearing at Tanglewood in 1974, it's safe to say that James Taylor's name has become as synonymous with the Fourth of July as hamburgers, hot dogs and fireworks over Stockbridge Bowl.

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  3. It's a Dogs LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Revere Journal

    The Calling All Dog Lovers event was held at the proposed dog park on Sargent St. Shown above are Alexa Giannino, and her dog, Chopper, as "Dog Marley," Carlo Mastromattei and Ann Beth Chinchillo, of ABC K-9 Rehab, with their dogs, Frosty and Blitzen, as "The Blues Brothers."

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  4. The 'Magic' gets betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Examiner.com

    ... that shirks cliches and manages to feel more in line with the old getting-the-band-back-together concept "The Blues Brothers" were known for. By blending exotic locations and new characters, the film becomes more fun than anything else. Among the ...

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  5. Your chance to win tickets for Bures Music FestivalRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2015 | Sudbury Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The countdown has begun for the Bures Music Festival, which runs from July 8 to 12 and promises five days of fantastic music.

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  6. Palatine Library offers "Windy City" adult programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Daily Herald

    ... film scene. Learn how and why Chicago was, and still is, the backdrop for blockbuster movies such as "The Blues Brothers," "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" and "The Dark Knight." Author and bike expert, Greg Borzo, shares the best bike routes in the city ...

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  7. Diy Network to Premiere New Series Building Belushi, 7/11Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... with his improv comedy troupe The Board of Comedy, The Sacred Hearts Band and alongside Dan Ackroyd as The Blues Brothers. Belushi says he is now looking forward to unwinding on the river with friends and family. Jim, a home-renovation enthusiast, ...

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  8. Princes Diana was born and it's Blondie singer Debbie Harry's 70th birthday on this dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Daily Mail

    JULY 1, 2015 - ON THIS DAY: The first 999 call was made, Diana was born and it's Blondie singer Debbie Harry's 70th birthday top-grossing movie in cinema history is the 1993 Tom Cruise film The Firm, which brought in A 197 million. The fifth most common element in the air we breathe, after nitrogen, oxygen, argon and carbon dioxide, is neon.

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  9. Community Briefs: Harp performers, Tribute concert series and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Waukesha

    Lilac 94 will perform contemporary music at 4 p.m Sunday, July 5, at Southminster Presbyterian Church, 200 Richard St., Waukesha. Christina Brier and Kathryn Sloat of Lilac 94 play decidedly nonclassical music with their classical harps.

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  10. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | North Country Now

    Actor Dan Aykroyd will be the St. Lawrence International Film Festival honored guest at its opening gala featuring a 35th anniversary screening of the musical comedy classic "The Blues Brothers." Aykroyd, the film's co-creator and star, will introduce the film and participate in a question and answer session.

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  11. Retired unmarked police cars a find for muscle car collectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Windsor Star

    It had "a cop motor, cop tires, cop suspension, and cop shocks," as Dan Aykroyd put it in The Blues Brothers film. All Russ Culford needed was $5,000 to get his hands on the 1998 Chevrolet Camaro - the first unmarked sports car used by Windsor police to catch speeders.

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  12. Brain injury opens creative life for Prospect Heights authorRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Daily Herald

    ... on a quest to discover a time when magic and myths were real. Kargenian describes it as a combination of "The Blues Brothers" and the "Harry Potter" novels. It's a long way from where Kargenian was 26 years ago, lying comatose in a hospital bed with ...

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  13. The House of Blues Sunset closing in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Examiner.com

    It was announced last year that the infamous House of Blues entertainment center on the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood would be closing its doors. At the time, Live Nation who operates the music hall said that the location would remain active for another two years while they searched for new residency.

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  14. More than once in a blue moon, friendships flourish: Lovin' LyndhurstRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Cleveland.com

    ... "was by committee," Brofman explained. "Everybody would say 'let's try this song, let's try that song.'" The Blues Brothers "were a big thing" when comedians Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi did it," Brofman recalled. If "imitation is the sincerest form ...

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  15. Akroyd honored guest at St. Lawrence International Film Festivala s Opening GalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The St. Lawrence International Film Festival, taking place Oct. 22-25, 2015, has announced its inaugural Opening Gala will feature a 35th Anniversary screening of the American musical comedy classic “The Blues Brothers” featuring the film's co-creator and star Dan Aykroyd as the festival's Honored Guest. Mr. Aykroyd will introduce the film and participate in a Q &A.

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  16. Doylestown biz bans 'General Lee' from celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Philly.com

    A suburban Philadelphia T-shirt shop is nixing an appearance by the General Lee from "The Dukes of Hazzard," saying the Confederate battle flag on the car's roof made it too controversial. The Monkey's Uncle in Doylestown says a replica of the police cruiser from "The Blues Brothers" movie will appear at this weekend's fifth anniversary celebration instead.

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  17. General Lee Driven From Doylestown Amid Flag ControversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | CBS Local

    ... made it too controversial. The Monkey's Uncle in Doylestown says a replica of the police cruiser from "The Blues Brothers" movie will appear at this weekend's fifth anniversary celebration instead. Store owner Derrick Morgan says he had second ...

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  18. 'Blues Brothers' 35th anniversary: Dan Aykroyd ahares memories from setRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | KBMT

    By MICHAEL ROTHMAN via GOOD MORNING AMERICA "The Blues Brothers" is a timeless classic that still holds up more than three and a half decades after the film hit theaters in June 1980, to the delight of Dan Aykroyd. Aykroyd admits he's not the type of acting legend who craves celebration or needs his iconic work to be recognized in front of a live audience.

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  19. Officials Blues Brothers Revue comes to The VillagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Official Blues Brothers Revue will no doubt get crowds clapping and moving in their seats to "Soul Man," "Sweet Home Chicago," "Rawhide" and more.

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  20. 5 Things to Know This Morning: Lost SightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | ABC News

    ... , more details are emerging about what life is like behind bars at the prison in Dannemora, New York. "The Blues Brothers" is a timeless classic that still holds up more than three and a half decades after the film hit theaters in June 1980, to the ...

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