It’s dark, and they’re wearing sunglasses, yes that’s right ladies and gentlemen, the baddest, bluest, coolest cats are back as the National Tribute Award winning Chicago Blues Brothers return to the Congress Theatre, Eastbourne for a night of Blues, Motown and Soul music – and it’s going to be a party to remember on Friday 5 August!
Complete with Pork Pie hats and sharp suits the legendary Bothers are back and they are on a mission! Armed with a new stage set, new moves and a live 9-piece band this Jailbreak Tour promises to be a night packed with live music and a cheeky dash of the Brothers trademark comedy.
It was way back in 1978 when John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd (aka Joliet Jake Blues and Elwood J Blues) first unleased the might that was to become The Blues Brothers when they appeared on Saturday Night Live, coast to coast across America they became a sensation and with the release of the movie in1980 world domination was complete!
Featuring hits from both Blues Brothers movies including: Everybody Needs Somebody, Raw Hide, Gimme Some Lovin’ and Sweet Home Chicago this new show also features classics from; James Brown, Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, Otis Reading, Cab ’Minnie the Moocher’ Calloway and many others!
The Chicago Blues Brothers is considered the world’s leading Blues Brothers tribute show and is currently celebrating 30 years of Blues Brothers. This 2-hour long show is a highly charged ‘adrenaline-pumping musical mash-up’ and is the perfect night out to blow away the cobwebs, so forget about Brexit, escape the Soaps for the night, turn your phone off and party like never before!
The Chicago Blues Brothers are at the Congress Theatre, Eastbourne on Friday 5 August, 7.30pm, tickets priced at £20.50 - £24.50, to book or for more information call the box office on 01323 412000 or online. Pork Pie Hat and sunglasses optional!