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The J. Geils Band Takes its Houseparty Tour to Tropicana


The blues-rock masters bring their legendary licks to Tropicana August 29

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (June 4, 2015) – The J. Geils Band will bring their celebrated Houseparty Tour 2015 to the Tropicana Showroom for an 8 p.m. performance on Saturday, August 29, 2015. Tickets are priced at $57.00, $67.00, $77.00 and $122.00 and are available now at the Tropicana Box Office or through Ticketmaster at www.ticketmaster.com or 1.800.745.3000.

Since their formation in the mid-1960s, the J. Geils Band has sold more than 10 million records, racked up five gold records, a double-platinum record, a Grammy nomination and a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nomination. They have toured with the Rolling Stones, the Allman Brothers, Aerosmith, and the legendary Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet band. Their hits range from the live blues single “First I Look at the Purse” to the No. 1 hit “Centerfold” which made them ubiquitous MTV stars in 1981.

Through numerous member changes, the band’s sound has ranged from R&B-influenced blues rock to new wave pop. The group’s biggest commercial success came in the early 1980s, first with the humorous “Love Stinks,” then with the Freeze Frame album which included “Centerfold” which held the #1 spot for six weeks on the Billboard Hot 100, and then the title cut “Freeze Frame” which reached the #4 spot.

Officially disbanded in 1985, the J. Geils Band members have reunited on several occasions for sold-out reunion tours. The band currently includes (Peter Wolf (lead vocals), Seth Justman (keyboards), Richard “Magic Dick” Salwitz (harmonica), Danny Klein (bass), Duke Levine (lead guitar), Kevin Barry (rhythm guitar) and Tom Arey (drums).

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About Tropicana Atlantic City Tropicana Casino & Resort is a 24-hour gaming destination located on the beach and Boardwalk. Featuring 2,079 rooms and suites and home of The Quarter, a 200,000 square foot entertainment complex, Tropicana is the premier resort in Atlantic City. With 24 restaurants, 25 shops, 18 bars and lounges, 2 pools, an IMAX Theatre and a spa, Tropicana is consistently rated as a “Must-See Attraction” in Atlantic City. In spring 2015 Tropicana underwent a $50 million renovation, which includes its spectacular Multimedia Light and Sound Show, the addition of AtlantiCare LifeCenter Fitness and renovations to its North Tower hotel rooms and casino. Must be 21. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER. For more information, visit the official Web site at www.tropicana.net or:

About Tropicana Entertainment

Tropicana Entertainment is a publicly traded company that, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates eight casinos and resorts in Indiana, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, Missouri, New Jersey and Aruba. Tropicana properties collectively have approximately 5,525 rooms, 8,035 slot positions and 304 table games. The company is based in Las Vegas, Nevada.