The Blues Brothers
The Blues Brothers is one of the most original in both its appearance and the history of its formation bands. They bet on a genre that was characterized as the blues American and was founded in 1978 by Dan Aykroyd y John Belushi. Everything was created from a inspiración.Dicen that the momentum of the creation of the band emerged the story of two brothers who grew up in a Catholic orphanage, being the blues their only escape to invent a different world, living on the street, many amateur artists discovered black music, with references Elmore James, Muddy Waters o John Lee Hooker.
By creating its characters and skits, The Blues Brothers they did not think anything were to go seriously, but TV programs were fueling the growth of the band, being following the group's last appearance in the program "Saturday Night Live" when everything changed. The television phenomenon finally liked and the claim originated as an album called "Briefcase Full of Blues", Also releasing the film on band 80 years.
Fate, however had a tough test for training and just two years later B He surprised the world with his unexpected death caused by an overdose of cocaine and heroin. After this blow, Dan and his musicians tried to find trusted people better adapted to the project, always thinking not put aside for training. With its new members, the band went on, in the year 1988 doing a world tour, with which they collected success and glory. In 1998, a sequel to the film "Blues Brothers 2000" was prepared after the movie and the sequel several video games, created by the company Tito launched. At that time it came "Blues Brother 2000"Nintendo 64, having previous versions of games already banished to oblivion for PC and Game Boy. The brand "Blues Brothers" also extended to hospitality with Belushi and Dan, when he lived, he created the tavern "The Blues Brothers Bar"Located in the old town of Chicago. The regent was one of the friends of the late Belushi and operated for a time without a license to sell alcohol. In 1982 began to discover the fact and the tavern was closed to spend time, forcing all workers to cease activity.
His music still sounds so famous singles like "Soul Man"" Gimme Some Lovin "and" Everybody Needs Somebody to Love ", the first recorded among the best songs eighty UK, while the remaining two near the top ten. Came to do too many versions of blues as "Shotgun Blues" or "I cant turn you loose" from Otis Redding, Which were included in his first book, which was considered as master, always full of life and great vitality, earning an audience looking for something different and away from the fan phenomenon, with rates much more character and revealing its own rebellion authenticity.