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J. Geils Band

J. Geils Band
Formed: 1967 in Boston, MA
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Disbanded: 1985
Genre: Blues, Pop/Rock
Group Members: Peter Wolf, Stephen Bladd, Magic Dick, J. Geils, Seth Justman, Danny Klein
Biography: The J. Geils Band was one of the most popular touring rock & roll bands in America during the '70s. Where their contemporaries were influenced by the heavy boogie of British blues-rock and the ear-splitting sonic adventures of psychedelia, the J. Geils Band was a bar band pure and simple, churning out ...Read full biography
Live: Blow Your Face Out
Released: 1976
Label: Rhino
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Double-album live sets came into vogue in 1976 after Peter Frampton's sales went through the roof for A&M, Bob Seger found fame with Live Bullet on Capitol, and the J. Geils Band released its second in-concert ...Read full review
Full House
Released: 1972
Label: Atlantic Records
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The J. Geils Band made many fine, sometimes great, studio albums but where they really captured their full, thrilling potential was on the concert stage. Most live albums tend to be a poor excuse for actually ...Read full review