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    Geils, J. (20th February 1948-Present)

    He was born John W. Geils Jr. and is a guitarist and singer from Westford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.  He formed the group The J. Geils Trio in 1967 who played the folk clubs while he was attending the Worcester Polytechnic Institute studying mechanical engineering.  By 1970 the band had grown and became The J.Geils Band and they saw their success in 1980/1 with "Freeze Frame" and "Centerfold ".  The band went into semi retirement after their 1984/1985 although do still occasionally give performances. 

     

    The J. Geils Band recordings

    Centerfold (Seth Justman )                                                                                          

    Flamethrower (Seth Justman )                                                                         

     

    Sources:

    1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._Geils
    2. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Groton,_Massachusetts
    3. http://imdb.com/name/nm2153663/
    4. www.jgeils.com/jgeilshistory.html

     

    Here he is performing with the band on "Love Stinks"....

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     



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