November 16, 2014

Photo Preview: Rehearsals for Rockers on Broadway Honoring Frankie Valli & Micky Dolenz Tomorrow at Le Poisson Rouge!

November 16th, 2014
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    Donnie Kehr and Greg Graham (Choreographer) (Photo Credit: Genevieve Rafter Keddy) Click HERE to check out BroadwayWorld.com’s amazing photo coverage of the rehearsal for this year’s Rockers On Broadway that will honor two of America’s teen icons Micky Dolenz and Frankie Valli with Lifetime Achievement Awards and legendary DJ ‘Cousin’ Brucie Morrow with the Ambassador [...]

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November 13, 2014

Throwback Thursday: ‘All New Recorded Live On Stage with The 4 Seasons’ Album Cover, 1965 #tbt

November 13th, 2014
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    Forty-nine years ago this month, The Four Seasons released this amazing “live” album, with some great standard songs, some comedy, and a new single, “Little Boy In Grown Up Clothes” that peaked at #60 on the Billboard Hot 100. To quote Barry Belson in JERSEY BOYS, “I LOVE this record!” Do you guys agree?

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Rockers on Broadway Honors Teen Idols Frankie Valli & Micky Dolenz Nov. 17 at Le Poisson Rouge!

November 13th, 2014
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    From BroadwayWorld.com: ROCKERS ON BROADWAY the unique annual event (which has raised over $300,000 with over two decades of performances) featuring Broadway’s finest, performing something for everyone – has announced the line-up for their next week’s event, Monday, November 17 at Manhattan’s Le Poisson Rouge, celebrating five decades of music from their favorite teen idols. [...]

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October 23, 2014

Throwback Thursday: Our Day Will Come/My Eyes Adored You 45 RPM Picture Sleeve by @FrankieValli, 1975! #tbt

October 23rd, 2014
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    A “Special D.J. Copy” picture sleeve from Private Stock records in 1975 featuring Frankie Valli’s “Our Day Will Come” (peaking at #11 on the Billboard Hot 100 in the fall of 1975 & “My Eyes Adored You” (topping the chart for one week in March of that year).

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October 9, 2014

Entertainment Tonight Video: Frankie Valli (@frankievalli) Shares Advice to Young Stars & Has High Praise for @BrunoMars!

October 9th, 2014
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    Entertainment Tonight caught up with legendary pop icon when the JERSEY BOYS national tour opened at the Pantages Theatre earlier this week. Frankie chatted about his decision to tell his life story on stage, provided some thoughtful advice to today’s young stars, and gave a major shout-out to pop star Bruno Mars!

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October 5, 2014

Listen to Legendary Frankie Valli’s (@frankievalli) Interview on @kearth101!

October 5th, 2014
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    Click HERE to listen to Frankie Valli’s latest interview on K-EARTH 101! Frankie chats with Gary Bryan & Lisa Stanley about the incredible success of JERSEY BOYS, the JB tour currently running through 10/19 at the Pantages, and his plan to write a book!!

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October 3, 2014

Jersey Boys Plays Pantages Theatre Through 10/19; Preview of Frankie Valli’s (@frankievalli) @presstelegram Feature

October 3rd, 2014
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    JERSEY BOYS has returned to Los Angeles, playing at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre through Oct. 19 & reporter Sandra Barrera has a marvelous interview with pop icon Frankie Valli, who chats about his career & JB. Below is a sneak peek: Valli’s long career alone includes work as a solo artist and actor. That’s him [...]

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October 2, 2014

Throwback Thursday: ‘And That Reminds Me’ by The 4 Seasons 45 RPM Picture Sleeve, 1969 #tbt

October 2nd, 2014
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    Let’s go back to 1969, for The 4 Seasons’ rendition of “And That Reminds Me”! This song was recorded by many artists, including Della Reese and The Honey Dreamers in 1957. The Four Seasons version peaked at #45 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Interesting that song was recorded on the Crewe Records label, isn’t [...]

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September 29, 2014

Listen to Fabulous NPR Interview with Frankie Valli (@FrankieValli) & Bob Gaudio Honoring the Life of Bob Crewe!

September 29th, 2014
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    Frankie Valli & Bob Gaudio share insights and stories about working with the late Bob Crewe on this wonderful NPR segment.

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September 22, 2014

Sneak Peek of Bob Gaudio’s PopCultureClassics.com In-Depth Interview!

September 22nd, 2014
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    PopCultureClassics.com has posted a fabulous in-depth interview with musical genius Bob Gaudio, who talks about the early days of JERSEY BOYS, the movie, the movie soundtrack, his early musical influences, his time with The Royal Teens, The Four Seasons, Jersey Babys and more! Below is a sneak peek: POP CULTURE CLASSICS: With all the new [...]

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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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September 18, 2014

Throwback Thursday: The Four Seasons in the Studio with the Late Bob Crewe & Arranger Artie Schroeck, 1966! #tbt

September 18th, 2014
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    Left to right: Joe Long, Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio, producer Bob Crewe, conductor Artie Shroeck and Tommy DeVito (Photo Credit: Archive Photos, Getty Images) Amazing #tbt of The Four Seasons with their producer Bob Crewe and arranger/conductor Artie Schroeck going over an arrangement in the studio back in 1966. Visit Seattlepi.com for other photos of [...]

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September 12, 2014

Touching Statement by Bob Gaudio & Frankie Valli (@frankievalli) on the Loss of Bob Crewe

September 12th, 2014
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    Frankie Valli and Bob Gaudio have issued a very touching statement on the loss of their friend and colleague Bob Crewe: For Immediate Release Statement by Frankie Valli and Bob Gaudio on the Passing of #BobCrewe: It is a sad day for not only for us but also for everyone who was touched by a [...]

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September 9, 2014

Listen to Musical Genius Bob Gaudio’s Interview on NPR!

September 9th, 2014
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    Bob Gaudio (Photo Credit: J.T. Macmillan Photography) NPR has posted a terrific interivew with musical genius Bob Gaudio! Click HERE to listen.

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September 4, 2014

Throwback Thursday: The 4 Seasons Present Frankie Valli Solo Album Cover, 1967 #tbt

September 4th, 2014
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    Wasn’t this a cool album cover from back in the day, June 1967?! “The 4 Seasons Present Frankie Valli Solo” was Valli’s debut solo album with a number of his single releases and a few new recordings. The LP peaked on the Billboard Album chart at #34 on the Philips label.

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August 28, 2014

Throwback Thursday: Three of the Four Seasons in the WCFL Studio, 1966!

August 28th, 2014
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    Cool photo of Tommy DeVito, Bob Gaudio, and Frankie Valli having a blast in the Chicago studios of radio station WCFL (Courtesy: GILG website: http://gilgweb.com/home.html)!

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August 26, 2014

Midnight Special Collector’s Edition DVD Set Includes Performances & Interviews with Frankie Valli ! (@frankievalli)!

August 26th, 2014
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    Have you guys heard about the Midnight Special Collector’s Edition DVD set? It includes the greatest artists of the 1970s performing their hits on one of my favorite TV series of all time. This incredible edition includes performances & interviews with Original Jersey Boy Frankie Valli! Check out the details below: Bring home the ’70s [...]

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