Internationally renowned UK based tribute act ‘The Briefcase Blues Brothers’ have been performing their high energy act for over 15 years to amazed audiences at home and abroad, at over 1000 shows, in the inimitable and enduring style of The Blues Brothers.
‘The Briefcase Blues Brothers’ recreate the energy, excitement and atmosphere of a show by The Blues Brothers Band with John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd performing as their characters ‘Jake & Elwood Blues’. All the songs popularised by the original band’s live albums and movie soundtracks are included along, with other classics of Soul, Blues, and Rhythm & Blues. From the duo show, to the 4 piece playback band and 6 piece live band, up to the full 8 piece show band, this highly professional tribute to the music of The Blues Brothers can cater for any event, of any size!
If you’re looking for something special for your party, or a theme for your event,‘The Blues Brothers’ is a perennial favourite. Two lead Vocalists can entertain your guests with a lively an energetic show that can fit even the smallest of venues and budgets. They can provide a show consisting of up to 2 x 45 min sets, performing live vocals backed by professionally produced tracks.
The 4 Piece 'Playback' Band
If you want a bigger band with live musicians but don’t have a lot of space or budget then the 4 piece playback band is an ideal option. Two lead Vocalists are backed on stage by live Drums and Bass guitar, supported with professionally produced backing tracks providing the other orchestrations. This lineup can provide a show consisting of up to 2 x 45 min sets.
The 6 piece Live Band
If you want a fully live band then The Briefcase Blues Brothers can perform as a 6 piece band. With live Drums, Guitar, Bass Guitar and Keyboards backing two lead Vocalists, this lineup can react immediately to the audience’s reaction, changing the set and song arrangements effortlessly to ensure that each performance is perfectly matched to each individual event. Made up of world class professional musicians the band can perform up to 2 hours worth of material.
The 8 Piece Show Band
For the full Blues Brothers experience the band perform as an 8 piece, adding live Trumpet and Saxophone to the 6 piece band. This complete lineup is the one that performs in theaters across the UK and is also incredibly popular with festivals, Gala functions and corporate events.