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  1. The Jackson 5 Receive Keys to the City in Detroit: 'Coming Back to Detroit is Like Coming Home'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Billboard

    ... director. Detroit Music Weekend will also feature performances by actor/singer-songwriter Jeff Daniels, Grand Funk Railroad co-founder Mark Farner and the Craig Brown Band.


  2. Detroit Music Weekend 2018 is underway -- here's what to know17 MinsDetroit Music Weekend is hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | ClickOnDetroit

    ... stretching from Paradise Valley Park to Capitol Park, it includes such Detroit legends as Mark Farner of Grand Funk Railroad fame and superstar actor/singer/songwriter Jeff Daniels on the Madison Central Stage. Filling out the bill will be Third Man ...


  3. Detroit Music Weekend Detroit Music Weekend grows bigger, better, and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | WXYZ

    ... stretching from Paradise Valley Park to Capitol Park, it includes such Detroit legends as Mark Farner of Grand Funk Railroad fame, superstar actor/singer/songwriter Jeff Daniels, Will Sessions and Craig Brown to name a few on the Madison Central ...


  4. The Historic Everett Theatre could be yoursRead the original story

    Tuesday May 29 | Mukilteo Tribune

    ... year's headlining shows chosen by the public include Blood, Sweat & Tears, Aaron Neville, Mark Farner of Grand Funk Railroad, and Peter Rivera of Rare Earth. "This is an award-winning theater," said Curt Shriner. "If other buyers are thinking it's ...


  5. Todd Rundgren to perform at Walker TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 |

    Rundgren's best-known hits include "Hello It's Me" and "I Saw the Light" but his work as a producer should also be noted. He has production credits on Badfinger's "Straight Up," Grand Funk Railroad's "We're an American Band" and Meat Loaf's "Bat Out of Hell."


  6. Michael Jackson to be honored with Detroit street naming for Detroit Music WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | Metro Times

    ... New talent showcases and an EDM afterparty are on the roster along with performances by Mark Farner of Grand Funk Railroad and singer, songwriter, and actor Jeff Daniels , who will take to the stage along with over 400 other performers. More ...


  7. The Jacksons to Headline Detroit Music Weekend, Receive Key to the City & Honorary Street RenamingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | Billboard

    ... will also feature more than 500 performers on five stages during the Saturday program, including former Grand Funk Railroad frontman Mark Farner, Emmy-winning actor and recording artist Jeff Daniels and his son Ben Daniels' Band, and the Craig Brown ...


  8. Chicago Gets Tribute Before Orpheum DateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | The Daily News

    ... Memphis in February 1970 as part of the Memphis Pop Festival at the Mid-South Coliseum a bill topped by Grand Funk Railroad and including Pacific Gas and Electric and Cold Blood, two other horn bands. They were back six months later for a solo date ...


  9. Weekly picks: Grand Funk Railroad plays GeneseeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Grand Funk Railroad shares a concert bill with Rick Derringer on Thursday at the Genesee Theatre, 203 N. Genesee St., Waukegan. $39.50-$85.


  10. Peter Frampton, Steppenwolf, Grand Funk Railroad, Jethro Tull + UFO: Shadows in StereoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... greater collective memory to one song apiece ("Born to Be Wild" and "Smoke On the Water," respectively). Grand Funk Railroad is the American Black Sabbath, especially considering both bands' early murky-sounding albums, Tony Iommi's signature guitar ...


  11. The Number Ones: Little Eva's "The Loco-Motion"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 | Stereogum

    ... Kylie Minogue took a cover of "The Loco-Motion" to #3 in 1987. (Another cover of the same song, from Grand Funk Railroad, also hit #1 in 1974.) Boyd died of cervical cancer in 2003, when she was 59, and her whole life story plays as a testament to ...


  12. Gov't Mule Offers Up Bust Out At 1st Of 2 At The Capitol TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | JamBase

    ... Deep End, Vol. 1 following. The surprise of the night came next as the quartet dusted off their cover of Grand Funk Railroad's "Sin's A Good Man's Brother." The track from the classic rock act's 1970 release Closer To Home was trotted for the first ...


  13. NC singers tell stories of survival, nerves as 'The Voice' finale nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 |

    ... and Bob Dylan, joined the top 12 last Monday with his rendition of "Some Kind of Wonderful" by Grand Funk Railroad. As the final singer of the night and the only contestant who didn't chose to sing a more modern song, Buchanan said he was a bit ...


  14. Moore Thoughts: Stringing It TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... most of my eight-tracks that were stacked on top of my Soundesign stereo were Jimi Hendrix, BTO and Grand Funk Railroad, but I give him credit for taking me from being a musically narrow-minded kid and helping me to be accepting of something other ...


  15. Watch out for these vinyls with Flint-area connections this Record Store DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 |

    ... performance in Flint since 1975. Oscar Durand / The Flint Journal. The lead guitarist and singer from Grand Funk Railroad has vinyl records as an individual recording artist and with the band. As an individual, he has "Monumental Funk" on vinyl, and ...


  16. Rayshun Lamarr joins Britton Buchanan in top 12 on 'The Voice'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 |

    ... but Sanford native Britton Buchanan advanced with his version of "Some Kind of Wonderful" by Grand Funk Railroad. Buchanan, who is on Team Alicia, has always been drawn to classic rock, admiring artists like Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen and Jackson ...


  17. The Voice: Brynn Cartelli celebrates turning age 15 with live...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... 18-year-old rocker Britton Buchanan getting the fans' vote from Alicia's team after his version of the Grand Funk Railroad classic Some Kind Of Wonderful. Johnny Bliss, Kelsea Johnson, Jackie Foster, Christiana Danielle, and Terrence Cunningham -- ...


  18. The Voice Live Playoffs: The First Four Artists Going into the Top 12 Are RevealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 |

    ... Us Apart" by INXS Christiana Danielle "Hey Ya!" by Outkast Britton Buchanan "Some Kind of Wonderful" by Grand Funk Railroad "This team is so spectacular," Alicia said. "You are so special. Just look at you all. You are all not only extremely ...


  19. SeaWorld: 4 more concerts set for Seven Seas festRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... by country singer Tracy Lawrence ("Alibis," "Time Marches On"). On April 28, SeaWorld will play host to Grand Funk Railroad ("We're an American Band," "The Loco-Motion"). The festival wraps on April 29 with Christian singer Josh Turner ("Your Man," ...


  20. 'We Gotta Get You a Woman' by Todd Rundgren - Doyle's 'Not-So-Top-10a 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    Todd Rundgren is an influential singer, multi-instrumentalist, writer, and producer who had five Top 40 hits . As As a producer, he helmed such albums as "Bat Out of Hell" and albums by Grand Funk Railroad and Badfinger.