Yankee Blues Brothers tribute show is available for weddings, functions and corporate events. In the package they can also include both their solo shows and a disco. Complete package deal available. Book the full show and the disco may be included. This show relies on audience participation and is lively and entertaining – suitable for small to medium venues. Both Jake and Elwood have spent the last 25 years touring Europe. Yankee Blues Brothers have appeared in various bands and both are musicians in their own right playing harmonica, slide guitar, lead guitar.
Great show for all ages – something for everyone – especially fans of the Brothers. After the death of Belushi in 1982, the Blues Brothers continued to perform with a rotation of guest singers and other band members.The band reformed in 1988 for a world tour and again in 1998 for a sequel film, Blues Brothers 2000.
The Blues Brothers featuring Elwood and Zee regularly perform at House of Blues venues and various casinos across North America. They are usually backed by James Belushi’s Sacred Hearts Band. The original band tours the world regularly. The only original members still in the band are Steve Cropper and Lou Marini. The lead singers are Bobby “Sweet Soul” Harden, Rob ” The Honeydripper” Papparozi and Tommy “Pipes ” McDonnel. They are occasionally joined by Eddie Floyd. Aykroyd currently reprises his character Elwood as the host of the weekly House of Blues Radio Hour, heard nationwide on the Dial Global Radio Network. (Wikipedia).