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  1. Up close concert experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 |

    The "Up Close and Personal" performance series at the theatre in downtown Penticton begins on May 18, and the theatre has announced Wild T and the Spirit as its inaugural act for the series. The band from Toronto has performed internationally for nearly three decades, and has shared the stage groups including Bon Jovi, Deep Purple and Grand Funk Railroad among others.


  2. Five Philly Musicians Who Should Have Beaten Bon Jovi to the Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 |

    ... of all time, Something/Anything?, " says Warren. "And he produced some of the greatest albums, including Grand Funk Railroad's We're an American Band." The Case For: As the power balladeer for Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes and later as a solo ...


  3. Celeb birthdays for the week of April 8-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | 680News

    April 8: Comedian Shecky Greene is 92. Original Mouseketeer Darlene Gillespie is 77. Singer Peggy Lennon of the Lennon Sisters is 77. Songwriter Leon Huff of Gamble and Huff is 76. Guitarist Steve Howe of Yes is 71. Bassist Mel Schacher of Grand Funk Railroad is 67. Singer-actor John Schneider is 58. Guitarist Izzy Stradlin is 56. Singer-guitarist Donita Sparks of L7 is 55. Singer Julian Lennon is 55. Actor Dean Norris is 55. Rapper Biz Markie is 54. Actress Robin Wright is 52. Actress Patricia Arquette is 50. Actor JR Bourne is 48. Drummer Darren Jessee of Ben Folds Five is 47. Actress Emma Caulfield is 45. Actor Taylor Kitsch is 37. Singer-guitarist Ezra Koenig of Vampire Weekend is 34. Actor Taran Noah Smith is 34. Guitarist Jamie Sierota is 25. Actress Sadie Calvano is 21. April 9: Naturalist Jim Fowler is 88. Actress Michael Learned is 79. Country singer Margo Smith is 76. Country ... (more)


  4. Ted Nugent, who has no soul, announces tour with Blue -yster Cult and Mark FarnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | Metro Times

    ... the species. Anyway, back to the tour, which will include the musical stylings of Blue A-yster Cult and Grand Funk Railroad's Mark Farner. Tickets can be purchased here at 10 a.m. on Friday, April 6. Here's a video of Nugent calling former President ...


  5. Detroit Music Weekend to Honor the Jackson 5 This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 |

    ... 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 ...


  6. Jackson brothers, Jeff Daniels, and Mark Farner will perform at 2018 Detroit Music WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2018 | Metro Times

    ... MotorCity Market. In addition to a slew of new talent showcases and an EDM after party, Mark Farner of Grand Funk Railroad and singer, songwriter, and actor Jeff Daniels will take the stage along with over 400 performers. For more information about ...


  7. Foellinger bill boastsbig names again in '18Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | KPC Media Group, Inc.

    Mel Schacher , Bruce Kulick, Max Carl, Don Brewer and Tim Cashion are Grand Funk Railroad.


  8. Grand Funk Railroad sues Mark FarnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | WJRT

    It's an all out battle of the bands. Flint born band Grand Funk Railroad says former front man Mark Farner, violated an injunction that limited his use of the band's name.


  9. Grand Funk Railroad sues former front man over use of its nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 |

    Grand Funk Railroad says Mark Farner, who helped form the Flint-born rock group before he left for a solo career, violated an injunction that limited his use of the band's name. Founding members Don Brewer and Mel Schacher continue to tour as Grand Funk Railroad while Farner tours as a solo artist.


  10. This Nissan Titan Is A Giant BBQ Grill On Wheels. No. Seriously.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 |

    ... of a t-shirt cannon by a scantily clad energy drink model into the stands of a monster truck rally while Grand Funk Railroad's We're An American Band discharged from the PA system at ear-bleeding decibels. "This" is a full-size pickup truck that ...


  11. Fast ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Arkansas Online

    ... Budweiser Clydesdales, starts at 7:30 p.m. March 17 with pre-parade activities at 5:30 p.m. A concert by Grand Funk Railroad and Adam Faucett is set for 7:15 p.m. March 16 and Morris Day and The Time will perform the post-parade concert on March 17, ...


  12. 2018 spring music previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    ... Festival in Hot Springs. Handbells will ring under a 57-foot-high vaulted ceiling in Anthony Chapel. Grand Funk Railroad will wedge a set between Adam Faucett and Morris Day & The Time. Two sisters from Georgia will channel Son House with devilish ...


  13. Dave Mason is Still Feelin' More Than AlrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Houston Press

    ... Cocker's 1969 version on his debut album. It's been since covered dozens of times by acts ranging from Grand Funk Railroad and Three Dog Night to Gladys Knight and the Pips and the Jackson 5. Fittingly, the audience was up on their feet, dancing, ...


  14. Grand Funk Railroad joins star-studded 2018 Flower Power Cruise bill; cruise's 2019 lineup announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    The 2018 edition of the Flower Power Cruise will set sail this Saturday, February 24, from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and the star-studded seagoing music fest will include a number of sets by a recently added headlining act -- Grand Funk Railroad . Among the many other artists who will be playing during the weeklong extravaganza are Herman's Hermits singer Peter Noone , The Monkees ' Micky Dolenz , ex- Paul Revere and the Raiders frontman Mark Lindsay , The Hollies , Felix Cavaliere's Rascals , The Guess Who , The Grass Roots , The Association , The Family Stone , Canned Heat , The Buckinghams and The Cowsills .


  15. This Week In Memphis History: February 9-15, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | The Daily News

    ... Mid-South Coliseum. The event was big on power rock trios and horn bands featuring a bill that included Grand Funk Railroad and Mountain as well as Chicago Transit Authority, Pacific Gas & Electric and Cold Blood. 1950: Among the new merchant ...


  16. We need the 1 Percent, and we need it badRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | The Gillette News-Record

    As I read the front page article entitled "County online GIS map tracks Optional 1 Percent money" by Kathy Brown in the Feb. 2 News Record, tears started streaming down my face and I rubbed my eyes incessantly in disbelief! After I got the pepper spray away from the grandkids, I went back to writing this opinion and said to myself "Yes! THAT'S getting ahead of it," as one commissioner claimed we should do a little while back. Although I was never an engineer on "Grand Funk Railroad" in the '60s, I am sure excited about the job "The B&K" are doing engineering the technical tracks of the Optional 1 Percent interactive and informative online map.


  17. The Dengler Domain: Music Battle Royale 13Read the original story

    Feb 1, 2018 | The Dysart Reporter

    ... faster. This only means one thing, Music Battle Royale! This is a battle between "The Loco-Motion" by Grand Funk Railroad and "Are You Lonesome Tonight?" by Elvis Presley. All aboard for the first song, "The Loco-Motion." The song starts out with ...


  18. Jan 29 in Music History: The Beatles record their German singles, Smokey Robinson leaves the MiraclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... also the only Fleetwood Mac composition to inspire a Beatles song: "Sun King" from Abbey Road . 1974 - Grand Funk Railroad record "The Loco-Motion" after lead vocalist/guitarist Mark Farner comes into the studio singing the song. 1979 - ...


  19. The Byrds, "What's Happening?!?!" from Fifth Dimension (1966): One Track MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2018 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... it unplayable. As I grew up, I went onto bigger and better things like, um, In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida and Grand Funk Railroad, but I always remembered that weird, claustrophobic tune from my childhood. Much later I wanted to fill in the gaps in my music ...


  20. Hot Springs' World's Shortest St. Patrick's Day Parade gets first marching bandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | NWAonline

    ... time to find a spot on Bridge Street. Weekend festivities will kick off with a free public concert by Grand Funk Railroad on March 16 at the Broadway Entertainment District stage. On March 17, immediately following the parade, there will be another ...