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  1. The Obama girls like Beyonce? Mike Huckabee's taste in music will warp your children: John L. MicekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | PennLive.com

    ... band foists on the world is just, y'know , superior. On his website, Huckabee brags about opening for Grand Funk Railroad , who, in addition to the nearly unlistenable "American Band," is responsible for the gem "Big Buns." "Wanna' grab you by those ...

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  2. Grand Funk RailroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2013 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Grand Funk Railroad will be performing live at Orleans. With hits like "We're an American Band" and "I'm Your Captain ," the band shot to stardom in the '70s.

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  3. Local artists honor guitarist Dick Wagner SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | ClickOnDetroit

    ... Peter Gabriel and Aerosmith. "That's the common bond that we had," said Mark Farner, lead singer of Grand Funk Railroad. "This is all to stir up our memories with Wagner and bring up the way he lived his life with music and the love of music." ...

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  4. The Maestro of Rock getting an epic sendoff this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | WJRT

    ... Wheels guitarist Ray Goodman says. "I always call him the best and brightest of my generation." Former Grand Funk Railroad frontman Mark Farner agrees, and says it's evident by the lineup Goodman was able to assemble for this tribute show, which ...

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  5. ANSWERS: Nippertown's 2014 Year in Review Pop QuizRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Nippertown!

    ... Banned and the Parlor 4. MKTO 5. d.) The A.D.'s 6. The Chain Gang of 1974 and Ms Mr 7. Don Brewer (with Grand Funk Railroad and Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band) 8. WNYT-TV news anchor Jim Kambrich 9. Warhols Woodshed 10. "I'd Rather Go Blind" 11. ...

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  6. 'Hard Days, Hard Nights': Pat DiCesare pulls back the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... concert after a caterer mistakenly included the forbidden item. Other acts were easier to please. Grand Funk Railroad's request for a vegetarian menu was met by Mr. DiCesare's dad, whose eggplant parmigiana delighted guitarist Mark Farner. Recalling ...

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  7. Former Kiss Guitarist Bruce Kulick to Release Music From His First BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... rary heartthrob. Kulick then spent more than a decade in Kiss, and since 2001 has been playing guitar in Grand Funk Railroad . "Little did we realize life would never afford us the opportunity to do more with what we created," Kulick said.

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  8. He's "Got Tonight" on Letterman: Jupiter's Don Brewer and Bob Seger...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Palm Beach Post

    Don Brewer of Grand Funk Railroad playing with his other band, the Silver Bullet Band, tonight on David Letterman. When he's not on the anniversary tour of his own "American Band," Grand Funk Railroad, Jupiter's Don Brewer plays as part of Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band.

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  9. Lee ZimmermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | River Front Times

    ... might have otherwise been lost forever. This... Scorned by the critics but worshipped by the masses, Grand Funk Railroad never second-guessed its own heavy-handed brand of blues rock. And soon, the Flint, Michigan-bred band became staples of... ...

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  10. Crobot brings back rock's roots with a modern twistRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... years". Having rediscovered "Thin Lizzy", Paul also shows is old school roots. Brandon wisely chooses "Grand Funk Railroad", a band with the sound and style similar to their own. That would certainly sell a lot of tickets! In my research of you ...

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  11. Lee ZimmermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | City Pages

    ... might have otherwise been lost forever. This... Scorned by the critics but worshipped by the masses, Grand Funk Railroad never second-guessed its own heavy-handed brand of blues rock. And soon, the Flint, Michigan-bred band became staples of... ...

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  12. Graham Winchester's New RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... great songwriters like Elvis Costello, David Bowie, and the greats of the early 20th century from, say, Grand Funk Railroad. Winchester is on the favorable side of that continuum. His mother plays classical piano and Jesse Winchester was a first ...

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  13. Bruce Kulick Joins Kiss: December 8, 1984Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Guitar Player

    ... touring drummer since 2010). In addition to three solo albums, Kulick has been the lead guitarist for Grand Funk Railroad since 2001, and, although not officially inducted, he was an honored guest at last year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony ...

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  14. LIVE: Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band @ Times Union Center, 12/2/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Nippertown!

    ... this was one of the best bands I have ever seen. Also of note in the Silver Bullet Band: Don Brewer of Grand Funk Railroad was on drums, and Shaun Murphy (longtime Seger singer and former Little Feat frontwoman) led the trio of back-up singers. His ...

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  15. Joe Lynn Turner Discusses Rated X and the Possibility of a Rainbow ReunionRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | Guitar World

    ... company suggested we have a "name" for a guitarist. We actually started out working with Bruce Kulick [Grand Funk Railroad, Kiss], but he unfortunately had other commitments and couldn't do it. Then Carmine and I thought about Jeff Watson [Night ...

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  16. Read Greg Haymes' review of the concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    ... is as deep as Seger's and your sprawling 14-piece band is powered by drummer Don Brewer (on loan from Grand Funk Railroad), you can pretty much do whatever you like. Led by sequin-jacketed frontman-in-constant-motion Peter Wolf, the nine-piece J. ...

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  17. Music Review Bob Seger fills Garden with old time rock 'n' rollRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Boston.com

    ... his famous sax riffs, Rob McNelley got greasy on slide guitar, and drummer Don Brewer - also of Grand Funk Railroad - provided percussive punctuation. The nonstop party that is the J. Geils Band (still, sadly, sans its namesake guitarist) was the ...

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  18. WITF 50th Anniversary, 1964-2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | PennLive.com

    A program guide for The Show in 1970. The Show provided teens a forum to meet their musical idols including James Taylor, Kenny Rogers and The First Edition and Grand Funk Railroad.

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  19. Grand Funk Railroad to Play Orleans Showroom, 1/10-11Read the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Popular '70s rock band Grand Funk Railroad will celebrate more than 45 years of "Grand Funk" when they bring their hits to The Orleans Showroom January 10 and 11. In 1969, the band released its first two albums, "On Time," and "Grand Funk" . In 1970, the group sold more albums than any other American band and became a major concert attraction.

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  20. Bob Seger belts out some Old Time Rock 'n' RollRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... backing vocalists in addition to guitarists Rob McNelley and Jim (Moose) Brown, bassist Chris Campbell, Grand Funk Railroad's Don Brewer on drums and organist Craig Frost, Seger wasn't going to rest on his laurels. He was here to make up for lost ...

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