1 day ago · Aykroyd was a close friend of John Belushi.According to Aykroyd, their first meeting helped spark the Blues Brothers act. When they met in a club that Aykroyd frequented, he played a blues record in the background, and it stimulated a fascination with blues in Belushi, who was primarily a fan of heavy rock bands at the time.
1 day ago · Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi star in the John Landis comedy “The Blues Brothers.” Universal A documentary about the late Chicago comedian/actor John Belushi will open the 56th Chicago ...
1 day ago · A mere split of these 10 games and I might be living out my final days on a tropical island like Dan Aykroyd and Eddie Murphy in “Trading Places.” 3. Scary Gary
1 day ago · The show’s first comedy troupe — called The Not Ready for Prime Time Players — was composed of Chevy Chase, John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Gilda Radner, Garrett Morris, Jane Curtin, and Laraine ...
Today · Yesterday I wrote how Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi ensured the musicians in The Blues Brothers kept their performing rights for all the music they wrote/played, so they – and their families – would continue to profit every time a song or the movie was performed. Well I recently heard of another example of this.
1 day ago · Not to put too fine a point on it, but I even had the Blues Brothers’ (John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd) LP, Briefcase Full of Blues. That was a great backing band – Steve Cropper and Matt “Guitar” Murphy on guitars.
1 day ago · Boseman is joined in the drama by Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Nelsan Ellis, Lennie James, Tika Sumpter, Jill Scott and Dan Aykroyd. Please note there will be safety guidelines to follow, and we will be limiting seating to 20 per screening.
1 day ago · The cinema industry looked as though it was getting back on its feet, with the release of Tenet and Bill & Ted Face the Music in August, but it’s now facing another series of setbacks with the ...
1 day ago · Seems strange and unjust to live in a world in which Phil Hartman (1948-1998) is the answer to a trivia question about pop culture two decades ago, when all of his contemporaries continue to be going strong.
1 day ago · ★★★★ On Saturday 19th September, I woke up to the news that Ruth Bader Ginsburg had died. I know that when a well-known figure dies there is always an outpouring of grief on social media but everything I read about Ginsburg felt different.