Peter Wolf has been known for decades as the dynamic lead singer and song writer of the J. Geils Band, with whom he showcased his talents on such hits as “Centerfold,” “Freeze Frame,” “Love Stinks” and “Musta Got Lost.”
Wolf’s musical roots precede rock ‘n’ roll and are inspired by his friendships and performances with such distinguished artists as Muddy Waters, John Lee Hooker and Van Morrison.
His solo career has produced critically acclaimed recordings that include duets with legendary performers such as Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Aretha Franklin, Merle Haggard, Steve Earle and Neko Case.
Together with his distinguished band, “The Midnight Travelers”, Wolf is known for his ability to create an intimate and personal connection with his audience.
Videos & Press
[Paste Magazine] By Jim Farber Last year, Peter Wolf and the J. Geils Band played a set so fast and fleet, it could make a thrash band sound slack. Opening for Bob Seger’s Madison Square Garden show, the group proved they could still muster the bluster and jive of their earliest incarnation. “When it’s in […]
[NJ.com] Peter Wolf, onetime lead singer of the J. Geils Band and patron saint of the New England rock scene, will perform at the Hoboken Arts & Music Festival on Sunday, May 3. For longer than most fans can remember, Peter Wolf has been to the New England rock scene what Bruce Springsteen represents to […]
[Lehigh Valley Music] By John J. Moser J. Geils Band singer Peter Wolf is a musical chameleon. Not in the way of David Bowie or Neil Young, who simply try out styles indiscriminately, but in the way of someone who truly loves music and sees no difference performing blues or country, rock or new wave. […]