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  1. Big music acts just announced for Des Moines Arts FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Des Moines Arts Festival officials announced the Gin Blossoms and classic rock legends Grand Funk Railroad will headline the Hy-Vee Main Stage this year. The annual festival is set for June 24-26 in the Western Gateway Park in downtown Des Moines.

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  2. Mark Farner to play Newton TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | The Sparta Independent

    One of rock's true legends, Mark Farner of Grand Funk Railroad heads to The Newton Theatre on Friday, July 8, 2016, at 8 p.m. Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday, March 18, at 10 a.m. Mark Farner fronted the historic 1970s rock power trio Grand Funk Railroad, serving as singer, lead guitarist and songwriter. Grand Funk Railroad broke ground as America's preeminent pre-heavy metal band, establishing itself in the '70s with landmark hits like I'm Your Captain , Bad Time , Rock & Roll Soul, The Loco-Motion, and Some Kind of Wonderful, as well as such celebrated album tracks as Hooked on Love, Mean Mistreater, Heartbreaker, and Paranoid, all written and/or sung by Farner, unquestionably the band's heart and soul.

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  3. Vernon Downs Opens For The 2016 Season On FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... day, with a few Sunday and holiday Monday races planned. A concert will be held on August 12th featuring Grand Funk Railroad, with proceeds benefiting the Food Bank of Central New York.

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  4. Freddie Mercury's vocal range was - not more' than normalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | SFGate

    Let's take a look back at some of the musicians who made rock, pop and folk a powerful force in the 1970s. We've tried to keep the captions as they appeared originally, though some minor editing was necessary...Members of the American rock band Grand Funk Railroad, : Mel Schacher, Don Brewer, and Mark Farner, 1970s.

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  5. American Band' Grand Funk Railroad plans to rock NatchitochesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | Natchitoches Times

    ... Jazz/R&B Festival. That autobiographical song from 1973 became the first number 1 single for Grand Funk Railroad and put the band from Flint, Mich., on the rock 'n' roll map: "We're an American band, we're comin' to your town, we'll help you party ...

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  6. Review: Rob Zombie gets loose and loud at intimate Roxy showRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | The Wave

    ... Living Dead Girl/ Well, Everybody's F------ in a U.F.O./ Thunder Kiss '65/ We're an American Band (Grand Funk Railroad cover)/ Get Your Boots On! That's the End of Rock and Roll/ Sick Bubblegum/ The Hideous Exhibitions of a Dedicated Gore Whore/ ...

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  7. Death by Healthy DosesRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2011 | Pacific Views

    ... cyclamates since both caused laboratory mice to develop an incurable yen to listen to music from the Grand Funk Railroad. He gave up pizza when the media reported that certain "health care investigators" claimed pizza was little more than junk food. ...

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  8. Grand Funk Railroad - Win your way inRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | WWFX-FM Worcester

    Grand Funk Railroad is coming to Indian Ranch on August 7th & 100 FM The Pike has YOUR chance to win tickets BEFORE they go on sale! Keep it locked onto Cruising Bruce in the Morning each day. He'll announce the times to listen for your cue-to-call.

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  9. Mark Farner to play Newton TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | The Advertiser News (South)

    One of rock's true legends, Mark Farner of Grand Funk Railroad heads to The Newton Theatre on Friday, July 8, 2016, at 8 p.m. Grand Funk Railroad broke ground as America's preeminent pre-heavy metal band, establishing itself in the '70s with landmark hits like I'm Your Captain , Bad Time , Rock & Roll Soul, The Loco-Motion, and Some Kind of Wonderful, as well as such celebrated album tracks as Hooked on Love, Mean Mistreater, Heartbreaker, and Paranoid, all written and/or sung by Farner, unquestionably the band's heart and soul. We're An American Band topped the Billboard Hot 100 charts in 1973 on Farner's birthday, Sept.

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  10. Death by Healthy DosesRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2011 | Pacific Views

    ... cyclamates since both caused laboratory mice to develop an incurable yen to listen to music from the Grand Funk Railroad. He gave up pizza when the media reported that certain "health care investigators" claimed pizza was little more than junk food. ...

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  11. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - March 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Go Local

    A very busy weekend of events in Rhode Island. The second round of the NCAA Tournament is set for Saturday, a Pink Floyd Tribute Band is at Newport Grand and Grand Funk Railroad and the Guess Who are at Twin River.

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  12. Paul Stanley, Don Felder, Judas Priest Members Taking Part in Upcoming Rock Fantasy CampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    KISS singer/guitarist Paul Stanley , ex- Eagles guitarist Don Felder , former Grand Funk Railroad frontman Mark Farner and most of the members of Judas Priest will be taking part in upcoming installments of Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp. Stanley, Felder and Farner will be on hand for the next edition of the camp , which is scheduled for July 23-26 in Los Angeles.

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  13. More Read the original story

    Mar 16, 2016 | KXVO

    ... smash " Hotel . With hits such as "American Band", "Some Kind of Wonderful" and "I'm Your Captain". Grand Funk Railroad has sold millions of records throughout their career. has sold over 45 million albums to date. MTV ranked them the second ...

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  14. Mark Farner, former Grand Funk frontman, at the Monkey this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Concord Monitor

    ... make the worst decisions. But love is still there, Farner says, inside everyone. The former frontman of Grand Funk Railroad, the rock-and-roll trio that filled arenas and stadiums through the 1970s, says music can save the world from itself. Farner ...

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  15. Death by Healthy DosesRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2011 | Pacific Views

    ... cyclamates since both caused laboratory mice to develop an incurable yen to listen to music from the Grand Funk Railroad. He gave up pizza when the media reported that certain "health care investigators" claimed pizza was little more than junk food. ...

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  16. Flint is more than poisoned water, Michael Moore and General MotorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... it big on the world stage. That doesn't even begin to scratch the surface of other famous names, from Grand Funk Railroad to rapper Jon Connor. The most frightening thing about the Flint water crisis is what it means for the city's biggest asset - ...

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  17. Flint, Michigan: Welcome to America's forgotten cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... and brightest. We have museums, fine dining and a symphony. We introduced the world to the Corvette and Grand Funk Railroad. We are home to the nationally renowned Crim Festival of Races for runners and the Back to the Bricks car show that draws ...

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  18. The Howard Stern Show - Monday, February 29, 2016Read the original story

    Feb 28, 2016 | MarksFriggin.com

    Howard's Favorite New Coffee. 02/29/16. 7:00am Show opening bits and songs included: A Beetlejuice original song about getting his dick sucked, Grand Funk Railroad performing ''I'm Your Captain'' in the Howard Stern Show studio.

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  19. Grand Funk Railroad rocks the South Shore Room at Harrah's TahoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Examiner.com

    On Friday February 12, 2016 rock legends Grand Funk Railroad rocked the stage at the South Shore Room inside Harrah's Lake Tahoe . Attendance was very good, nearly selling out as only a few seats were left.

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  20. Third Moody Blues Cruise Gets Underway Today; John Lodge Says Event "Is Always Great Fun"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    ... pretty magic," he says. The other acts joining The Moody Blues on the cruise include The Zombies , ex- Grand Funk Railroad frontman Mark Farner , Christopher Cross , founding Three Dog Night singer Chuck Negron , John Waite , Vanilla Fudge , The ...

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