The Original Blues Brothers Band

The Cutting Room Presents:

The Original Blues Brothers Band

Wed, May 25, 2016

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

The Cutting Room

New York, NY

$40 Advanced - $45 Day of Show

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There is a $20 per person food/drink minimum. All general admission is first come, first serve. GA Ticket does not garauntee seating, some will be standing. 

The Original Blues Brothers Band
The Original Blues Brothers Band
The ORIGINAL BLUES BROTHERS BAND is alive and well. Original members hand-picked by JOHN BELUSHI and DAN AYKROYD for a Saturday Night Live skit have assembled the ultimate rhythm and blues review and have emerged as a powerful entity in their own right.
Since regrouping in 1988, to the present, the Band has triumphantly performed each year in international venues large and small.
THE ORIGINAL BLUES BROTHERS BAND MISSON continues, headlining Jazz, Blues & Rock Festivals worldwide.


THE ORIGINAL BLUES BROTHERS™ BAND BIOS
STEVE "THE COLONEL" CROPPER (Guitar) the best-known soul guitarist in the world. The original member of the Blues Brothers Band. A Major figure in the Southern soul movement of the '60s. In the '80s he rode the classic STAX sound back to popularity with a new audience when John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd tapped him for service in The Blues Brothers

"BLUE" LOU MARINI (Saxophone and Band Leader) one of the most sought after session horn players on saxophone, flute and clarinet and has recorded or performed with the all biggest names in the music business. An original member of the Blues Brothers Band.

LEON "THE LION" PENDARVIS (Keyboards and Musical Director) the humble musical genius, arranger, composer and keyboard extraordinaire has performed, composed, written and recorded with everyone in the music business.

"SMOKIN" JOHN TROPEA (Guitar) is a guitarist with extensive experience in the rock, pop, and jazz genres. Tropea has written for and played with major recording artists from around the world.

ERIC "THE RED" UDEL (Bass) a dynamic performer with looks that match his incredible talent, a superb musician playing with The OBBB for more than 20 years.

LEE "FUNKYTIME" FINKELSTEIN (Drums) an in-demand drummer in New York City who currently plays with The OBBB

LARRY "TROMBONIUS MAXIMUS" FARRELL (Trombone) is a real musical character. He is one of the top horn players on call in New York City and always in high demand and very esteemed and respected.

STEVE "CATFISH" HOWARD (Trumpet) comes to the OBBB after carving out a strong history rich in the culture and music of New Orleans.

RUSTY "THE CLOUDMEISTER" CLOUD (Keyboards) When Leon the Lion is busy conducting SNL, Rusty brings his soulful, skilled musicality and most notable soul scream to the OBBB.

TOMMY "PIPES" McDONNELL (Lead Vocals and Harmonicas) …"The Irish tenor gone to sin" -Dan Aykroyd

ROB "THE HONEYDRIPPER" PAPAROZZI (Lead Vocals and Harmonicas) is a Grammy nominated American harmonica player and vocalist from New Jersey.
BOBBY "SWEET SOUL" HARDEN (Lead Vocals) the Soul Man from NY. Most acclaimed soul singing sensation, is thrilling audiences globally as the newest lead singer of the world-famous OBBB.
Venue Information:
The Cutting Room
44 E. 32nd St.
New York, NY, 10016
http://thecuttingroomnyc.com/