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John Geils was born on February 20, 1946 and is more popularly known as J. He is a very well known blues guitarist in the United States and has toured all over the world. He is also well-known for some of his recordings done with serious jazz musicians. Since 1982 John has resided in the small town of Groton Massachusetts where he even received the honor of having a day named after him. On December 1, 2009 the town of Groton declared to be a Jay Geils Day. Some of this blues guitarist’s more famous albums include Jay Plays Jazz which was released on  Fraencesca Records in 2003 and Jay Geils Toe Tappin Jazz released in 2009.

Top 5 Songs

Freeze Frame
Looking For a Love
One Last Kiss
Give It To Me

Top 3 Albums

Jay Geils Plays Jazz
Jay Geils, Gerry Beaudoin and the Kings of Strings
Jay Geils Toe Tappin’ Jazz


Jay Geils Plays Jazz (Francesca Records) 2003
Jay Geils, Gerry Beaudoin and the Kings of Strings, featuring Aaron Weinstein (Arbors Records)
Jay Geils Toe Tappin’ Jazz (North Star Music) 2009

J. Geils Band Albums
The J. Geils Band (1970)
The Morning After (1971)
“Live” Full House (1972)
Bloodshot (1973)
Ladies Invited (1973)
Nightmares…and Other Tales from the Vinyl Jungle (1974)
Hotline (1975)
Blow Your Face Out (1976)
Monkey Island (1977)
Sanctuary (1978)
Best of the J. Geils Band (1979)
Love Stinks (1980)
Freeze Frame (1981)
Showtime! (1982)
You’re Gettin’ Even While I’m Gettin’ Odd (1984)

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