J. Geils band played more gigs in Michigan than anywhere else and are one of the premiere live bands of all time. Revel in 5 of their iconic Michigan shows. 

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When John Geils died on April 11, rock and roll lost an accomplished guitar player and namesake for what is considered by many to be one of the best live acts of all time. Hailing from Boston, J. Geils band considered Michigan to be a second home. See 5 of their best performances at these iconic Detroit concert venues.

  • 1

    "Freeze Frame"

    DTE Energy Music Theatre- 8/21/2010

  • 2

    "Give It To Me"

    DTE Energy Music Theatre- 9/11/2015

  • 3

    "Detroit Breakdown"

    The Fillmore- 4/25/2009

  • 4

    "Centerfold"

    Ford Field- 7/18/2013

  • 5

    "Musta Got Lost"

    DTE Energy Music Theatre- 8/19/2011