Matt ‘Guitar’ Murphy died.
Matt ‘Guitar’ Murphy, guitarist of The Blues Brothers, at the age of 88 died. His death was confirmed by his nephew, Floyd Murphy jr. is on Facebook.
The Blues Brothers was originally a band around one act by John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd in the American sketchshow Saturday Night Live. Later toured the group really and there were two movies around the characters, in 1980 and 1998 . Murphy also played in other such blues greats as Howlin’ Wolf and Muddy Waters
Murphy would join the band to play until the beginning of the years 2000, when he by a stroke was struck.