J. GEILS PASSES AWAY AT 71

J. Geils Passes Away At 71

John Warren Geils Jr passed away at the age of 71.

The guitarist and leader of The J Geils Band was found unresponsive at this home Tuesday afternoon.

 

ABC’s WCVB5 reported that Geils body was discovered by police during a well-being check. police officials reported that Geils died of natural causes.

Peter Wolf, lead singer of the band, paid tribute to his former bandmate, saying: “Thinking of all the times we kicked it high and rocked down the house! RIP Jay Geils.”

The band created many albums together. Off those albums were three major hits with “Love Stinks”, “Centerfold” and “Freeze Frame”.

 

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