by Peter Aaron
Although the J. Geils Band broke up in 1985 and has reunited sporadically since then, Wolf has also enjoyed a busy solo career. His eighth album, A Cure for Loneliness, was released last month.
A highlight of A Cure for Loneliness is a bluegrass version the J. Geils Band’s 1980 smash “Love Stinks,” which Wolf and his band the Midnight Travelers perform here:
Peter Wolf and the Midnight Travelers and special guests Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams will appear at the Egg in Albany, New York, on May 13 at 8pm. Tickets are $39.50 and include a free download of A Cure for Loneliness. For more information, call (518) 473-1845 or visit http://www.theegg.org/.