The J. Geils Band

The J. Geils Band



The J. Geils Band /ˌ ˈɡlz/ is an American rock band formed in 1967 in Worcester, Massachusetts, under the leadership of guitarist J. Geils.

The band played R&B-influenced blues rock in the 1970s before moving towards a more new wave sound in the 1980s. Since its initial break-up in 1985, the band has reunited several times.

After scoring several Top 40 hits in the 1970's, their biggest hit was their 1981 single, "Centerfold", which charted No. 1 in the United States in early 1982.



Love Stinks
"Love Stinks" is a song written by Peter Wolf and Seth Justman that was the title track of the J.
Come Back
"Come Back" is a song written by Seth Justman and Peter Wolf that was first released by The J.
"Centerfold" is a single released by The J.
Freeze Frame
Freeze-Frame is the 12th studio album by American rock band The J.

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