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Thread started 04/11/17 5:09pm

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R.I.P. J. Geils

J. Veils, leader and founder of The J. Geils Band found dead.
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Reply #1 posted 04/11/17 6:08pm

purplethunder3
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sad rose

nothing's forbidden... and nothing's taboo.
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Reply #2 posted 04/11/17 6:44pm

TrivialPursuit

His blood runs cold...


PS Flamethrower was the shit.

"Despite everything, no 1 can dictate who u r 2 other people." - Prince
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Reply #3 posted 04/11/17 7:20pm

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This really suxs. RIP

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Just to give you an idea how the big band was in the early '80s -- the Eagles, U2 and Billy Joel all opened for J. Geils on the road

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Reply #4 posted 04/11/17 9:58pm

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RIP J Geils

Centerfold is one of those classics from the 80's that just

sticks in your head. I like Love Stinks and Freeze Frame too.

I also remember Darcel Wynne twerking to Freeze Frame on

Solid Gold.

If I say we ought to it never falls in place
63 is in the lead we need 6 more to win the race.
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Reply #5 posted 04/11/17 10:16pm

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Reply #6 posted 04/12/17 6:09am

scratchtasia

The J. Geils Band had their funky side, too.



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Reply #7 posted 04/12/17 7:50am

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no

"2freaky is a complete stud." DJ
"2freaky is very down." 2Elijah.
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Reply #8 posted 04/12/17 8:38am

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For i minute I forgot Peter Wolf was the lead singer. Great guitarist j. Geils was none the less. Be In Peace.
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Reply #9 posted 04/13/17 11:28am

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J Geils Band put on one of the best concerts I ever witnessed... up there with James Brown, the Stones, Springsteen, and Prince
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Reply #10 posted 04/13/17 7:02pm

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Remember Prince's controversial performance as the opener for the Rolling Stones on October 9th, 1981?

Also performing on that same bill was J. Geils Band.

RIP John Warren Geils Jr.

pray

"As a team, we have chosen to stand and interlock arms in unity. We honor those who have fought for the freedom we cherish. And we stand to ensure the riches and freedom and the security of justice for all people." --- Doug Baldwin
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Reply #11 posted 04/14/17 6:20am

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Reply #12 posted 04/20/17 6:34am

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Oh wow! I hadn't even heard. sad

Detroit's ONE and ONLY Electrifying MOJO used to play the hell out of the J. Geils Band. Flamethrower, Freeze Frame, Centerfold...yes...sounds of my youth. Rest well, Mr. Geils. Thank you for the music. rose

"Style is loving yourself 'til everyone else does too."
You certainly proved that Prince, beyond any doubt.
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Reply #13 posted 04/30/17 3:14pm

MickyDolenz

It's called show business for a reason. It’s 90% business and 10% show. If you don’t know your business, you’re in trouble! ~ Johnnie Taylor / We can't be Phil Collins & The Genesis! You don't even play drums! ~ Ricky Bell to Ralph Tresvant
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Reply #14 posted 05/01/17 10:19am

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Let's Go Crazy borrows from Freeze Frame.

"2freaky is a complete stud." DJ
"2freaky is very down." 2Elijah.
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