March 1, 2013

Friday Flashback: Recording of ‘You Make It Beautiful’ by Cheryl Ladd & Frankie Valli

March 1st, 2013
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    How many of you knew that Frankie Valli recorded a song with television actress Cheryl Ladd? Back in 1982, Capitol records released “You Make It Beautiful” by the duo. Turns out the recording was only released in Japan!

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February 21, 2013

Photo Flashback: Frankie Valli in Recording Studio, 1960s!

February 21st, 2013
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    Frankie Valli in the recording studio, 1960s (Photo Credit: George Schowerer, HistoryofRecording.com) Isn’t this a fab shot of the legendary Frankie Valli in a recording studio in the 1960s?! There’s an phenomenal website, HistoryofRecording.com, that has massive photos of The Four Seasons, Bob Crewe, and many musicians from back in the day. Click HERE to [...]

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February 14, 2013

Happy Valentine’s Day Video Flashback: Frankie Valli’s Recording of ‘My Funny Valentine’!

February 14th, 2013
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    As you’re celebrating Valentine’s Day today, enjoy Frankie Valli’s rendition of “My Funny Valentine” from the “The 4 Seasons Present Frankie Valli Solo” album in 1967!

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February 3, 2013

Super Bowl Flashback: Planters Peanuts Commercial Featuring ‘Can’t Take My Eyes Off You’!

February 3rd, 2013
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    We thought the best way to begin celebrating Super Bowl Sunday would be with a flashback to the 2008 Planters Peanuts commercial featuring “Can’t Take My Eyes Off You”! Enjoy!

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January 23, 2013

Video: Check Out ‘Can’t Take My Eyes Off You’ Rendition by Walk off the Earth Featuring Selah Sue!

January 23rd, 2013
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    Have you heard the latest “Can’t Take My Eyes Off You” rendition by Walk off the Earth featuring Selah Sue? Truth be told, I hadn’t heard of this band before, so I did a little investigating: Walk off the Earth is a Canadian indie band that formed in 2006 in Burlington, Ontario, and has gained [...]

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January 4, 2013

Sneak Peek of Vegas SEVEN Feature on the History of Jersey Boys!

January 4th, 2013
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    Vegas SEVEN has a fantastic feature this week on the amazing history of JERSEY BOYS with some amazing behind the scenes stories from producer Michael David, director Des McAnuff, original Four Seasons members Bob Gaudio and Frankie Valli, writers Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice, and cast members Travis Cloer and Rick Faugno! Below is a [...]

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December 19, 2012

Pop Icon Frankie Valli Reflects on His Career & Jersey Boys in PBPulse.com

December 19th, 2012
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    Frankie Valli Robert Trussell recently interviewed pop icon Frankie Valli, who reflected on his career and the success of JERSEY BOYS. Below is a preview: Stop for a minute and think about the contrast between illusion and reality. Where does one stop and the other begin? That’s what Frankie Valli found himself considering the first [...]

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November 19, 2012

Video: Check Out James Arthur’s Rendition of ‘Can’t Take My Eyes Off You’ on The X Factor UK!

November 19th, 2012
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    Fans all over Twitter are linking to this performance of CTMEOY! What do you guys think of James Arthur’s rendition of the 1967 monster solo hit by Frankie Valli, written by Bob Gaudio & Bob Crewe?

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November 18, 2012

The One. The Only. The Original.: Frankie Valli Playbill!

November 18th, 2012
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    Although JBB was unable to make it to NYC to catch legendary pop icon Frankie Valli’s performances at the Broadway Theatre last month, Four Seasons & JERSEY BOYS fan Jim Simmons was kind enough to send us this marvelous Playbill! Thanks, Jim!!

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November 15, 2012

Video: Sharks Swimming to Can’t Take My Eyes Off You!

November 15th, 2012
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    Even sharks seem less intimidating when they’re paired with the song that almost never saw the light of day (that sold three million copies), don’t they?

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November 4, 2012

Jersey Boys & Frankie Valli Broadway Box Office Updates for Week Ending 10/28/12

November 4th, 2012
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    JERSEY BOYS Broadway remained in the Top 10 of Broadway at the Broadway box office, grossing $959,737 and had a 93.1% attendance rate for the week ending 10/28/12. The 29 shows on the boards grossed $20,083,786, down almost 8.4% from the previous week’s totals. Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons continued to rock at the [...]

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October 20, 2012

Original Jersey Boy Frankie Valli Shines on Broadway!

October 20th, 2012
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    Frankie Valli on Broadway (Photo Credit: David Gordon TheaterMania.com) Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons are celebrating their 50th anniversary at the Broadway Theatre (for a limited seven-performance engagement) from last night through Saturday, October 27, 2012! Valli and his group absolutely brought the house down, according to reviewers! Check out a sneak peek of [...]

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October 19, 2012

Check Out the Fab Video of Pop Legend Frankie Valli on TODAY with Hoda & Kathie Lee!

October 19th, 2012
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    Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Great video with legendary Frankie Valli with Hoda & Kathie Lee on TODAY! Frankie chats about his 50th anniversary concert at the Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway) that begins tonight through Saturday, October 27, 2012 and the success of JERSEY BOYS!

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October 17, 2012

Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons in Concert on Broadway Beginning Friday; Check Out the Pop Legend’s Video Interview on ‘The Couch’!

October 17th, 2012
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    Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons will celebrate their 50th anniversary at the Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway) in an all new concert production for a limited seven-performance engagement from Friday, October 19 through Saturday, October 27, 2012. Click HERE to watch Valli’s interview on “The Couch” on CBS New York!

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August 30, 2012

BWW TV: Frankie Valli Meets the Press to Chat About October Broadway Concerts!

August 30th, 2012
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    Just like that bunny on TV with the battery…Frankie Valli met with the press today about the exciting news: Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons will celebrate the their 50th anniversary at the Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway) in an all new concert production for a limited seven-performance engagement from Friday, October 19 through Saturday, October [...]

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August 26, 2012

Today in Frankie Valli Music History–August 26, 1978: ‘Grease’ Tops the Billboard Hot 100!

August 26th, 2012
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    On August 26, 1978, Frankie Valli hit Number One on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart with “Grease,” the theme song from the blockbuster movie. This hit, written by Barry Gibb, remained atop the chart for two consecutive weeks.

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August 15, 2012

Frankie Valli & The Four Sesons Celebrate 50th Year in the Music Business With Broadway Concerts in October!

August 15th, 2012
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    Frankie Valli News from Playbill.com: Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, the inspiration for the musical Jersey Boys, will celebrate the group’s 50th anniversary with their first-ever Broadway concert at the Broadway Theatre. The group will play seven performances from October 19 through October 27. “I am honored to have been able to spend my [...]

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June 15, 2012

Friday Flashback: Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons Performing ‘Opus 17′ Back in ’92!

June 15th, 2012
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    In June of 1966, “Opus 17″ by The Four Seasons peaked at #13 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. IMHO, I think “Opus 17,” written by Sandy Linzer and Denny Randell, was one of the Seasons’ most powerful hits of the mid-60s and I was surprised that it didn’t peak at a higher position on [...]

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May 18, 2012

Friday Flashback: Frankie Valli Performing ‘Swearin’ to God’ on The Midnight Special in 1975!

May 18th, 2012
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    Thirty-seven years ago this week, Frankie Valli’s “Swearin’ to God” entered the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The song, co-written by Bob Crewe and Denny Randell, peaked at #6 on the chart in the summer of 1975.

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