Hotline (J. Geils Band album)

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Hotline
Hotline J. Geils Band.jpg
Studio album by The J. Geils Band
Released September 1975
Recorded Record Plant Studios, New York City
Genre Rock, new wave, pop rock
Length 41:17
Label Atlantic
Producer Bill Szymczyk, Allan Blazek, Seth Justman
The J. Geils Band chronology
Nightmares...and Other Tales from the Vinyl Jungle
(1974)
Hotline
(1975)
Blow Your Face Out
(1976)

Hotline is the seventh studio album by American rock band The J. Geils Band. It was released in 1975 on Atlantic Records.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars link
Rolling Stone (unfavorable) link

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Love-Itis" (Harvey Scales, Albert Vance) – 4:38
  2. "Easy Way Out" (Seth Justman, Peter Wolf) – 4:04
  3. "Think It Over" (Justman, Wolf) – 4:40
  4. "Be Careful (What You Do)" (John Brim) – 4:02
  5. "Jealous Love" (Justman, Wolf) – 4:09
  6. "Mean Love" (Justman, Wolf) – 5:04
  7. "Orange Driver" (Eddie "Guitar" Burns) – 4:29
  8. "Believe in Me" (Curtis Mayfield) – 4:42
  9. "Fancy Footwork" (Justman, Wolf) – 5:26

Personnel[edit]

Additional personnel[edit]

  • Juke Joint Jimmy - guitar

Production[edit]

  • Producers: Bill Szymczyk, Allan Blazek, Seth Justman
  • Engineers: Allan Blazek, Bill Szymczyk, David Thoener
  • Mastering: Alex Sadkin
  • Digital mastering: Zal Schreiber
  • Arranger: J. Geils Band
  • Special assistance: Juke Joint Jimmy
  • Design: Peter Corriston
  • Cover design: Louis Brooks
  • Cover art concept: Peter Corriston
  • Photography: Juke Joint Jimmy

Charts[edit]

Album - Billboard (North America)

Year Chart Position
1975 Pop Albums 36