Boston-Bred Joey McIntyre Remembers J. Geils: 'He's a Character'As a member of Boston's most famous boy band New Kids On The Block, Joey McIntyre is feeling the pangs of loss after J. Geils death.
Artists and Boston Music Community React to Death of J. Geils"Thinking of all the times we kicked it high and rocked down the house!," wrote J. Geils Band's lead singer Peter Wolf on Facebook. "RIP Jay Geils."
Guitarist J. Geils Found Dead In Massachusetts HomeGROTON, Mass. (CBSNewYork/AP) — John Warren Geils Jr., founder of The J. Geils Band known for such hits as “Love Stinks,” ”Freeze Frame” and “Centerfold,” has died in his Massachusetts home. Geils was 71 years old.
13 Great J. Geils Band SongsFrom their early days covering R&B classics to their era as a chart-topping MTV band.
J. Geils Band: Why They Should Be in the Rock and Roll Hall of FameThey were a great blues and R&B band in the '70s, and had huge MTV hits in the '80s.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2017 Nominees AnnouncedAmong the artists nominated for the first time are Bad Brains, Depeche Mode, Pearl Jam, and Tupac Shakur.
J. Geils Band Singer Peter Wolf Went From Sleeping by a River To Rooming With David Lynch and Turning Down 'Saturday Night Live'The J. Geils Band singer talks about his famous roommate David Lynch and turning the tables on Saturday Night Live.
Boston Strong Benefit: Aerosmith, NKOTB With Dropkick Murphys (Seriously), Jason Aldean RockTo say there was massive interest in the concert thrown to benefit The One Fund Boston would be an understatement. When the show went on sale just under a month ago, tickets were gone in less than 5 minutes.
TONIGHT: Aerosmith, J. Geils Band, Carole King, James Taylor, Jimmy Buffett Play Boston Strong ConcertTonight, a number of classic rock legends (and a few other artists) will perform at an all-star concert to benefit the victims of the Boston bombing.
Aerosmith, J. Geils, Buffett, Boston, Carole King, James Taylor To Play 'Boston Strong'Some of New England's greatest musical exports are coming together for "Boston Strong: An Evening Of Support And Celebration," a huge fundraiser to take place at Boston's TD Garden on May 30. Tickets from the show will benefit the One Fund Boston, a foundation set up by Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick and Boston mayor Thomas Menino to help those most affected by the tragic events that occurred on April 15.
Love Hurts AND Stinks: A Classic Valentine's Day PlaylistFor the single folks in the room, Valentine's Day is just cruel. An entire day that rubs in the fact that you're alone? No thank you. Take the mushy stuff elsewhere, this is not a playlist celebrating the wonder of love, of two people connecting on the most intimate level. More often than not, all that goes horribly wrong. Luckily, it's inspired some enduring songs to help us commiserate the fact that love both hurts and sucks. Behold.
Peter Wolf On J. Geils: 'He Broke The Brotherhood'J. Geils' recent lawsuit claims he owns the rights to the name "J. Geils Band" and the band is violating his copyright by touring without him. Singer Peter Wolf says the legal issues are just one way a band like theirs faces trouble over time. It's hard to avoid when the same group of guys play together for almost five decades.