Although most famous for the movie of the same name, the Blues Brothers originally made regular appearances on Saturday Night Live in the mid to late nineteen-seventies. John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd play Jake and Elwood Blues,
The movie The Blues Brothers, which cost around US$38million to make, was released in 1980 and while initially it didn't do well at the Box Office, it has developed a world-wide cult following and is still regularly screened in cinemas around the world. It has developed into a cult classic, so popular that an official tribute show has toured and The Blues Brothers performed the half time entertainment for the 1997 Superbowl. Various other tribute shows are performing around the world. The sequel (Blues Brothers 2000) was released in early 1998 and was also not successful at the box office.
This site is dedicated to keeping the memory of The Blues Brothers alive, including The Blues Brothers movie and their music.
This web site has been constructed by Glen and material presented here is compiled or written by Glen, Mark and Ewen.