In honor of Dan Ackroyd’s 60th this weekend, how about a cover story dedicated to his sunglasses-wearing alter ego, Elwood Blues? Covers of songs heard in the film The Blues Brothers, and unlike the movie’s sequel, this sequel’s got you covered! (41 minutes)


Title Artist Album Original Artist More
1 I Can’t Turn You Loose Tom Jones Gold (1965 – 1975) Otis Redding
Album I Can't Turn You Loose - Tom Jones: Gold (1965-1975)
2 Sweet Home Chicago Magic Sam West Side Soul Robert Johnson
Album Sweet Home Chicago - West Side Soul
3 Boom Boom Big Head Todd & The Monsters Live Monsters John Lee Hooker
Album Boom Boom (Live - Live Monsters
4 Shake A Tail Feather The Romantics What I Like About You (And Other Romantic Hits) Ray Charles
Album Shake a Tail Feather - What I Like About You (And Other Romantic Hits)
5 Rawhide The Men They Couldn’t Hang Night of a Thousand Candles TV Theme
Album Rawhide - Night of a Thousand Candles
6 Stand By Your Man Me First & The Gimme Gimmes Blow In The Wind Tammy Wynette
Album Stand By Your Man - Blow In the Wind
7 Everybody Needs Somebody To Love Jools Holland & Solomon Burke Swinging the Blues Dancing the Ska Wilson Pickett
8 Peter Gunn Waltel Branco Mancini Também É Samba Henry Mancini
9 She Caught The Katy (And Left Me A Mule To Ride) The Youngbloods High On a Ridge Top Taj Majal
Album She Caught the Katy (And Left Me a Mule to Ride) - High On a Ridge Top
10 Think Jimmy McGriff The Worm Aretha Franklin
Album Think - The Worm

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