December 24, 2016

A Salute to the Late, Great Nick Massi (September 19, 1927-December 24, 2000)

December 24th, 2016
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    Today marks 16 years since the amazingly talented bass singer, bass player, and vocal arranger of The Four Seasons passed away. To quote Frankie Valli in JERSEY BOYS, “For a Catholic, is that style or what?” In honor of Nick, enjoy his fantastic bass vocals and arrangements on Santa Claus Is Coming To Town! Nicky, [...]

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September 19, 2016

In Honor of Nick Massi’s Birthday (9/19/1927), Let’s Salute Him with Some Photos Through the Years!

September 19th, 2016
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    Today marks what would have been the late great Nick Massi’s 89th birthday. Nicky, you will never be forgotten!

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January 17, 2016

Twenty-six Years Ago Today– January 17, 1990–The Four Seasons Were Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame! @rock_hall @frankievalli

January 17th, 2016
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    On January 17, 1990 the original Four Seasons (Tommy DeVito, Bob Gaudio, Nick Massi, and Frankie Valli) were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame! Enjoy the video and photo flashback from this awesome event.

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December 28, 2015

In Honor of the Late, Great Nick Massi (September 19, 1927-December 24, 2000)

December 28th, 2015
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    Nick Massi with his fellow Four Seasons, Steve Allen Show, 1963 This year on Christmas Eve marked 15 years since Nick Massi, the talented bassist, bass singer and awesome vocal arranger for The Four Seasons passed away. As Frankie Valli states in the final scene in JERSEY BOYS, “And now he’s gone. God rest him. [...]

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September 19, 2015

Photo Flashback: The Four Seasons at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction, 1990! #HappyBirthdayNickMassi

September 19th, 2015
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    What better way to conclude or birthday salute to the late Nick Massi than to post a photo of him and his original Four Seasons bandmates at their 1990 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction!

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In Honor of Nick Massi’s Birthday–Check Out 4 Seasons Great Rendition of Oh, Carol!

September 19th, 2015
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    As we continue to honor the late Nick Massi on his birthday today, check out The Four Seasons’ rendition of “Oh, Carol”–with Nick’s amazing vocal arrangements, bass vocals, and his spoken lines! Truly one of my favorites from the “Sherry & 11 Others” album! Do you have a favorite Four Seasons’ song that really shows [...]

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Happy Birthday Nick Massi: Nick Singing Lead on Close Your Eyes!

September 19th, 2015
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    It must have been awesome back in 1964 with The 4 Seasons in concert with this amazing rendition of Close Your Eyes!

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Happy Birthday to the Late, Great Nick Massi & to @MichaelLomenda, Who Played Him on Stage & in #JerseyBoysMovie!

September 19th, 2015
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    Talk about the stars being in alignment! Not only was original Four Seasons member Nick Massi born on this day, but also born on this day is the fabulous actor who played him on the JERSEY BOYS stage and screen, Michael Lomenda! Happy Birthday to Nick Massi & Michael Lomenda!

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January 17, 2015

Video Flashback: The Four Seasons at Their Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction, January 17, 1990!

January 17th, 2015
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    Let’s flashback to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony honoring The Four Seasons (Tommy DeVito, Bob Gaudio, Nick Massi, and Frankie Valli) on January 17, 1990.

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December 24, 2014

A Salute to the Late, Great Nick Massi (September 19, 1927-December 24, 2000)

December 24th, 2014
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    Nick Massi with his fellow Four Seasons, Steve Allen Show, 1963 Fourteen years ago today, Nick Massi, the amazing bassist, bass singer and vocal arranger for The Four Seasons passed away. As Frankie Valli states in the final scene in JERSEY BOYS, “And now he’s gone. God rest him. He died Christmas Eve, 2000. I [...]

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September 19, 2014

Nick Massi Day, In Honor of His Birthday, Part 3: ‘Tell Me You Care’ by Nicki & the Nite Lites!

September 19th, 2014
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    Let’s go back to 1959 to Nick Massi’s group–Nickie & the Nite Lites! Nicky, you’ll never be forgotten! Also a special Happy Birthday shout-out to the multitalented actor who portrays Nick Massi on stage & screen–Michael Lomenda! Isn’t it cool that both guys share the same birthday?!

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Nick Massi Day In Honor of His Birthday, Part Two: ‘Close Your Eyes’

September 19th, 2014
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    To continue honoring the late Nick Massi on his birthday, we wanted to share one of our absolute favorites: a rare 1964 fantastic concert recording of him singing lead on “Close Your Eyes.”

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It’s Nick Massi Day on JBB in Honor of His Birthday! Part One: The Hollywood Playboys Photo!

September 19th, 2014
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    In honor of the late great Nick Massi’s birthday (September 19, 1927) today, we will be saluting him throughout the day. In the late 1950s, Nicky was a band member in a variety of groups, including The Hollywood Playboys!

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July 3, 2014

Throwback Thursday: Nick Massi, One of Their Pals, and Nick DeVito in the 1950s! #tbt

July 3rd, 2014
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    Nick Massi, a friend, and Nick DeVito Thanks to Cathy DeVito Ballaro, we have another priceless photo from back in the day–with two Nicks–Nick Massi, one of their buddies, and Nick DeVito back in the 1950s!

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December 24, 2013

A Tribute to the Late, Great Nick Massi (September 19, 1927-December 24, 2000)

December 24th, 2013
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    Thirteen years ago today, the amazing bassist, bass singer and vocal arranger for The Four Seasons passed away. As Frankie Valli states in the final scene in JERSEY BOYS, “And now he’s gone. God rest him. He died Christmas Eve,2000. I mean, for a Catholic, is that style or what?” Thanks to JERSEY BOYS, the [...]

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September 19, 2013

In Honor of the Late, Great Nick Massi on His Birthday, Part Three: ‘Living Just For You’!

September 19th, 2013
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    Another wonderful Nick Massi masterpiece, “Living Just For You,” a song he wrote for The Four Seasons that was featured on their “Working My Way Back To You” album. Listen to those beautiful lyrics, as well as the perfection in the vocal arrangements and harmonies! #HappyBirthdayNickMassi

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In Honor of the Late, Great Nick Massi on His Birthday, Part Two: ‘Oh, Carol’!

September 19th, 2013
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    As we continue to honor the late Nick Massi on his birthday today, check out the Four Seasons’ rendition of “Oh, Carol”–with Nick’s amazing vocal arrangements, bass vocals, and his spoken lines! Truly one of my favorites from the “Sherry & 11 Others” album! Do you have a favorite Four Seasons’ song that really shows [...]

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In Honor of the Late, Great Nick Massi on His Birthday, Part One: ‘Close Your Eyes’!

September 19th, 2013
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    Today we celebrate the birth of Four Seasons phenomenal base player, base singer and vocal arranger Nick Massi. Listen to this rare 1964 fantastic concert recording of him singing lead on “Close Your Eyes.”

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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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