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2014-03-25 08:25:28

Company also announces branded games with James Dean, Joe Frazier, Dennis Rodman and more as well as additional funding from Diamond Investments LOS ANGELES, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MX Digital today announced an exclusive partnership with Blues Brothers Approved Ventures for the use of The Blues Brothers brand, including the names and likenesses of Jake and Elwood Blues, for on-line gaming properties, with promotional support from Elwood himself, Dan Aykroyd. Eric Bischoff,...

2011-05-31 07:00:00

PRIOR LAKE, Minn., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Multiple Grammy award-winning musician Buddy Guy will headline the second annual Lakefront Jazz and Blues Festival, a day-long family-friendly event featuring jazz and blues artists at Lakefront Park in Prior Lake on Saturday, July 16. Tickets are available now for $5 at www.lakefrontjazz.com. The event was created by the Prior Lake Rotary, and is presented by Mystic Lake Casino Hotel and the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community which...

2011-05-11 07:30:00

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OVERVIEW: Universal Studios Home Entertainment presents two beloved comedies that spawned a pop culture phenomenon, National Lampoon's Animal House and The Blues Brothers, both debuting July 26, 2011 on Blu-ray(TM) for the first time. Directed by John Landis and starring John Belushi, both films are newly remastered in high definition, allowing fans to experience the laughs like never before with perfect picture and the purest...

2008-10-09 12:00:27

THIRTY years of the Blues Brothers will be celebrated at Edinburgh's Festival Theatre. The Best Blues Brothers Show in the World - EVER! features music from the 1980s movie. Tickets for the show, at 7.30pm on November 1, are available from on 0131-529 6000. (c) 2008 Evening News; Edinburgh (UK). Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-09-19 00:00:20

By Shea Conner "Saturday Night Live" kicked off its season with a big show this past weekend. Swimming superstar Michael Phelps hosted and Tina Fey's impersonation of Republican Vice Presidential nominee Sarah Palin was spot-on. Some are already calling it an instant classic. I have to admit, the "I can see Russia from my house" line had me laughing hysterically. With that said, I knew it was time to come up with another top 10 movie countdown. In the spirit of "SNL," I give you the top 10...

2008-08-12 15:00:45

Jim Belushi and Dan Aykroyd performed as the Blues Brothers at a Los Angeles memorial for famed Hollywood producer and talent manager Bernie Brillstein. Brillstein died last week at the age of 77. Aykroyd and Belushi's late brother, John, created the singing alter egos back in the 1970s and performed as the characters on "Saturday Night Live" and in the 1980 movie, "The Blues Brothers," which Brillstein executive produced. "SNL" creator Lorne Michaels also was a long-time client of...

2008-07-03 12:00:37

By Danielle Komis Palmer, The Decatur Daily, Ala. Jul. 3--Almost every weekend, Town Creek natives Jamey and Justin Crisler slide on dark Ray-Ban sunglasses, black suits and fedoras and perform as the Alabama Blues Brothers. The musical impersonation act has taken the two brothers across the country for the past 10 years. On Saturday at 7 p.m., the dynamic duo is bringing the show home for a 10th anniversary concert at the Princess Theatre Center for the Performing Arts in Decatur. A...

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