August 23, 2014

Frankie Valli (@frankievalli) To Guest Star on Hawaii-Five-0 in November on CBS!

August 23rd, 2014
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    Entertainment Weekly reports that the original Jersey Boy is headed to Hawaii! When Carol Burnett returns to Hawaii Five-0, she’ll be bringing a Jersey Boy with her: EW has learned exclusively that Frankie Valli will guest-star on an upcoming episode of the CBS drama. The legendary Four Seasons frontman will play Leonard Campbell, the fiancé [...]

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August 21, 2014

Throwback Thursday: Four Seasons EP Album Cover, Mid 1960s #tbt

August 21st, 2014
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    How cool is this Four Seasons EP album cover with Tommy DeVito, Bob Gaudio, Joe Long, and Frankie Valli?! Does anyone have any details about this EP? So far, all I’ve found are some album sales websites stating: Philips – France – BIEM – 452 060 – 1965 – original used.

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August 6, 2014

Pop Icon Frankie Valli (@frankievalli) Shares His Thoughts about the #JerseyBoysMovie on @KEARTH101!

August 6th, 2014
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    Wow! Finally, Frankie Valli is talking about the JERSEY BOYS movie! In an exclusive interview on K-EARTH 101, he said, “I haven’t seen the movie yet, I haven’t had a moment. I just felt a little strange walking into a theater, so I missed the previews.” Click HERE to listen to Valli’s segment from this [...]

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July 24, 2014

Throwback Thursday: Frankie Valli, Tommy DeVito, Joh ‘Big Pussy’ Russo, & Richie the Boot, 1967! #tbt

July 24th, 2014
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    Throwback Thursday: Frankie Valli & Tommy De Vito with John “Big Pussy” Russo & Richie the Boot, circa 1967 (Courtesy: In the Godfather Garden Facebook page)

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July 18, 2014

Friday Flashback: 50 Years Ago Today, ‘Rag Doll’ by The Four Seasons Topped the Billboard Hot 100 Chart!

July 18th, 2014
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    On July 18, 1964, The Four Seasons had their fourth Number One hit on the Billboard Hot 100 chart! Written by Bob Gaudio & Bob Crewe, the song remained in the top position for two consecutive weeks. What are your first memories of “Rag Doll”? Mine is the usual story–my older brother came home with [...]

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July 11, 2014

Sneak Peek of Frankie Valli’s Interview in Rock Cellar Magazine! @frankievalli @RockCellarMag

July 11th, 2014
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    Rock Cellar Magazine’s Ken Sharp has a fantastic interview with legendary pop icon Frankie Valli, who chats about the success of JERSEY BOYS, his phenomenal career and success for over five decades, and his philosophy of never giving up. Check out a preview below: Rock Cellar Magazine: What do you attribute the incredible success of [...]

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July 10, 2014

Bob Gaudio Chats with Examiner.com about #JerseyBoysMovie Soundtrack & ‘Audio with a G’ Recording!

July 10th, 2014
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    Bob Gaudio (Photo Credit: J.T. Macmillan Photography) Jim Bessman of Examiner.com has a terrific interview with musical genius Bob Gaudio, who shares some amazing insights about two marvelous new musical recordings on the Rhino label: Jersey Boys: Music from the Motion Picture and Broadway Musical and Audio With a G: Sounds of a Jersey Boy [...]

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July 8, 2014

Photo Flashback: Life Before ‘Short Shorts’: Musical Genius Bob Gaudio Performing at Carnegie Hall at Age Seven!

July 8th, 2014
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    Bob Gaudio performing at Carnegie Hall (Photo courtesy of Danielle Gaudio-Lalehzar) Long before Bob Gaudio hit the Billboard Hot 100 chart with “Short Shorts” as co-founder of the Royal Teens and so many smash hits with the Four Seasons, he was performing at Carnegie Hall as a seven-year-old! Thank you to “Audio with a G: [...]

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July 7, 2014

Scholar Analyzes the Frankie Valli/Tommy DeVito Friendship in Psychology Today!

July 7th, 2014
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    Dr. Geoffrey Greif, Professor at the University of Maryland, has a fascinating article in Psychology Today about the friendship between original Four Seasons members Frankie Valli and Tommy DeVito. Below is a sneak peek: In both the show and the movie, Tommy is the free-spending gambler who ends up owing huge debts to the Mob, [...]

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July 5, 2014

Video: Legendary Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons Fantastic Performance on A Capitol Fourth! @frankievalli @July4PBS

July 5th, 2014
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    Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons wow’ed the crowd last night on the 2014 edition of “A Capitol Fourth” on the West lawn of the US Capitol! Enjoy!

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July 4, 2014

DVR Alert: Frankie Valli Performs on ‘Capitol Fourth’ on PBS Tonight! @July4thPBS @frankievalli

July 4th, 2014
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    DVR Alert: Legendary pop icon Frankie Valli will be the headliner celebrating Independence Day on “Capitol Fourth” on the National Mall TONIGHT on PBS! Check local listings for times & details.

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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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June 29, 2014

Video: Legendary Pop Icon Frankie Valli on HLN! @frankievalli

June 29th, 2014
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    Great HLN interview this morning with Frankie Valli, who talks about his phenomenal success as a singer, the success of JERSEY BOYS, and his upcoming performance on “A Capitol Fourth”!

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Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons and Jersey Boys Red Hot on Billboard Chart!

June 29th, 2014
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    Exciting News from Billboard: All things ‘Jersey Boys’ are red-hot, as two titles featuring the legendary sound storm the chart, with Valli and the 4 Seasons scoring their highest rank in decades The stage musical about Frankie Valli and the 4 Seasons and its recently-released film adaptation stir sales gains on the Billboard 200 albums [...]

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June 23, 2014

ShowBiz411 Scoop: Frankie Valli & 4 Seasons #1 on Amazon & Jersey Boys Movie Soundtrack #4!

June 23rd, 2014
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    Big scoop from ShowBiz411.com: Want to know the difference between people who buy CDs on Amazon and who download them from iTunes? It’s easy. The number 1 album on Amazon this morning is “The Very Best of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons.” And right behind, at number 4, is the soundtrack to “Jersey Boys.” [...]

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June 22, 2014

Photo Coverage: Original Jersey Boy Tommy DeVito Celebrates 86th Birthday & Jersey Boys Movie in Las Vegas!

June 22nd, 2014
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    We’re excited to present photo coverage of Tommy DeVito’s birthday celebration and special JERSEY BOYS movie screening that took place on June 19 at the Palms Hotel & Casino! On hand for this fabulous evening were Tommy’s family, his great fried & Oscar winner Joe Pesci, and JB Vegas cast members! Thank you to Tommy’s [...]

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June 19, 2014

Happy 86th Birthday to Original Jersey Boy Tommy DeVito!

June 19th, 2014
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    Please join us in wishing the one & only original Jersey boy & Four Seasons member Tommy DeVito a very happy 86th birthday today! Guardianlv.com reports that part of Tommy’s birthday celebration will include a special screening of the Jersey Boys movie tonight at the Brenden Palms Theatre with friends, family and celebrity guests, including [...]

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June 7, 2014

Preview & Video: Legendary Pop Icon Frankie Valli & Jersey Boys are PARADE Cover Boys! #JerseyBoysMovie

June 7th, 2014
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    This WEEK’s PARADE is totally Jersey-Style, with an exciting preview of the JERSEY BOYS movie with Frankie Valli and the actors who play The Four Seasons! Below is a preview & a video of their photo shoot. Enjoy! PARADE: A lot of people have said that the Four Seasons’ legacy was severely undervalued before Jersey [...]

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May 22, 2014

Throwback Thursday: The 4 Seasons’ ‘Lookin’ Back’ Album Cover, 1966!

May 22nd, 2014
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    Who remembers this album? It was released on Phillips back in November 1966 and was a reissue of previously released Vee Jay recordings. How about that photo, with Tommy DeVito, Bob Gaudio, Joe Long & Frankie Valli all decked out and posing on the railroad tracks right in the heart of Jersey?!

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