j. geils band
To say there was massive interest in the concert thrown to benefit The One Fund Boston, which raises funds for the victims of the Boston Marathon Bombings, would be an understatement. When the show went […]
TONIGHT: Aerosmith, J. Geils Band, Carole King, James Taylor, Jimmy Buffett Play Boston Strong Concert
Tonight, 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. As previously reported, Aerosmith, Jimmy Buffett, Extreme, Godsmack, the J. […]
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 […]
For 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 […]
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.
“Mr. Geils has this trademark and never transferred it to anybody,” Geils’ attorney Chuck Grimes told the Boston Globe. “These guys performed in Mr. Geils’s band, but that doesn’t give them the right to grab the name.”
So why no Geils? Legal drama.
I’ll have pictures from Flagstaff posted tomorrow – too busy taking them today! BIRTHDAYS AND DEPARTURES -2/20 1946 – JEROME GEILS ([lastfm]J. GEILS BAND[/lastfm]) 1950 – WALTER BECKER ([lastfm]STEELY DAN[/lastfm]) 1951 – RANDY CALIFORNIA ([lastfm]SPIRIT[/lastfm]) […]