Blues Brothers - Briefcase

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, 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!

Show Options

The Duo
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 Sax & Trumpet, supported with professionally produced backing tracks providing the other orchestrations. This line up 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. 



  • Do You Love Me
  • Everybody Needs Somebody to Love
  • Flip, Flop & Fly
  • Get Ready
  • Gimme Some Lovin
  • Going Back to Miami
  • Green Onions
  • Higher & Higher
  • Hippy Shake
  • Hold On! 
  • I’m ComingI 
  • Can’t Turn You LooseI 
  • Don’t Know
  • I Feel Good (I Got You)
  • In The Midnight HourI 
  • Wanna Be Like You
  • Jailhouse Rock
  • Knock On Wood
  • Land Of A Thousand Dances
  • Love Man
  • Minnie The Moocher
  • Money (That’s What I Want)
  • Mr Pitiful
  • Mustang Sally
  • My Girl
  • Peter Gunn Theme
  • Rescue me
  • Respect
  • Riot in Cell Block #9
  • Rubber Biscuit
  • Shake A Tail Feather
  • She Caught The Katy
  • Shout
  • Soul Finger/Funky Broadway
  • Soul Man
  • Stand By Your Man
  • Sweet Home Chicago
  • Sweet Soul Music
  • Theme from Rawhide
  • Who’s Making Love?
  • Wipe Out