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  1. 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 ...


  2. 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 ...


  3. Five things to do this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2017 | Post-Bulletin

    ... Island Resort & Casino has some kind of wonderful in store for New Year's Eve - it's classic rockers Grand Funk Railroad. You kids don't know Grand Funk? The wild shirtless lyrics of Mark Farner? The bong-rattling bass of Mel Schacher? The competent ...


  4. Bay Area top concerts: Catch Todd Rundgren, Myles Parrish, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... But he's also produced/engineered notable albums for other acts, including "We're an American Band" by Grand Funk Railroad, "Skylarking" by XTC and, most notably, the multiplatinum "Bat Out of Hell" by Meatloaf. Myles Parrish The Bay Area rapper ...


  5. Brian McKnight, Grand Funk Railroad to perform at del LagoRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    Grand Funk Railroad will perform on Feb. 1, Brian McKnight performs on Feb. 15, and Loverboy will take the stage on March 1. Tickets for McKnight will go on sale at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 20 and Grand Funk Railroad and Loverboy tickets go on sale at noon, Friday, Dec. 22. Tickets may be purchased in person at the del Lago Resort & Casino box office, by phone at 315-946-1695 or online . McKnight wears many hats as an R&B singer-songwriter, arranger, producer and multi-instrumentalist.


  6. Northern Light Orchestra Release Video For 'The Night Before Christmas'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 |

    ... full length release from NLO, features an all-star cast featuring Mark Slaughter, Bruce Kulick (Kiss, Grand Funk Railroad), John Elefante (Kansas), David Ellefson (Megadeth), Chuck Wright (Quiet Riot), Doug Aldrich (Whitesnake, Dio, House of Lords), ...


  7. Concerts | Jamboree in the Hills announces lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | News Herald

    Also: Grand Funk Railroad returns to Northeast Ohio for a Jan. 20 show at the Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park. If you're looking for the perfect gift for the country music fan in your life, Belmont's Jamboree in the Hills could be your answer.


  8. Full Shows Audio: May Erlewine, Mike Lynch & Crew Members Join Greensky Bluegrass In KalamazooRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2017 | JamBase

    ... kicked off their final set of the weekend in Kzoo with "Jaywalking." Set two also included a cover of Grand Funk Railroad's "We're An American Band" as well as a rendition of "Broke Mountain Breakdown" that fit "Old Home Place" within. Lynch came ...


  9. Two 'Grand' Concerts, One 'Knight'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2017 | The Greenville Sun

    ... 8. Tickets are $25. Will it be Americana artist Chris Knight at the Capitol Theatre or 1970s hitmakers Grand Funk Railroad at the Niswonger Performing Arts Center? According to his biography, Knight's story begins six miles outside of Slaughters, ...


  10. Catching Up With Don Brewer Of Grand Funk RailroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | The Greenville Sun

    ... and guitarist Mark Farner decided to break from the pack and, along with bassist Mel Schacher, formed Grand Funk Railroad. The band's named was a twist on the railroad line - Michigan's Grand Trunk Western Railroad - which ran through their ...


  11. '70s Hitmakers Grand Funk Railroad To PerformRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | The Greenville Sun

    Grand Funk Railroad will perform at the Niswonger Performing Arts Center on Saturday, Nov. 18, at 7:30 p.m. "American Band" Grand Funk Railroad will be "coming to our town to help us party down" on Saturday, Nov. 18 - and good seats are still available, according to a news release. One of the top-selling bands of the 1970s, Grand Funk Railroad laid the musical groundwork for such bands as Foreigner, Journey, Van Halen and Bon Jovi with its signature, hard-driving sound, soulful vocals, a news release says.


  12. Panel QuestionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | National Public Radio

    ... SALIE: It's bio-inspiration. They took a - the way that ants all know how to funnel into a small space. GRAND FUNK RAILROAD: (Singing) We're an American band. We're an American band. We come into your town. We'll help you party down. We're an ...


  13. Nerve Scrambler Therapy lessens pain for warfighters, Tricare patientsRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... avant-garde rock band from the 1970s. Think The Velvet Underground, Electric Light Orchestra or Grand Funk Railroad. In reality, NST is one of the 79th Medical Wing's most cutting edge methods for managing chronic and debilitative nerve pain that ...


  14. "40 years in the Making: The Magic Music Movie" Pulls Dannie's Heart StringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... "There Goes My Baby" "This Magic Moment", "Up on the Roof" (according to my dad a true doo wap band! ) Grand Funk Railroad (was a band opening for fraternities and sororities in between club gigs, their first club show in Austin my parents (Minds ...


  15. Prince former bandmate Andre Cymone discusses joining The New Power Generation and solo albumRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... So many really cool bands and cool music. I had all kinds of albums to listen to [by] Santana [and] Grand Funk Railroad. The list goes on and on. I would just sit there and listen, and then play that stuff on my dad's upright bass. 1969 was also a ...


  16. New York band brings American tradition to Mt. LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | The Almanac

    Listen to a rock radio station, and sooner or later you're bound to hear the old Grand Funk Railroad hit "We're an American Band." While that statement makes for a catchy lyrical hook, the founders of New York City's Spuyten Duyvil take it seriously.


  17. Eleven More Classic Vietnam War Protest SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 |

    ... Captain (Closer to Home) "(1970), which was written and sung by my favorite band from Flint, Michigan, Grand Funk Railroad . Gregory says it "played the last song of any band in Vietnam. We all sang and the tears were there." A friend who loves jazz ...


  18. 15 Longest Classic Rock Songs [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 |

    ... Light/White Heat' album, as well as the longest song in the Velvet Underground's studio discography. Grand Funk Railroad's longest-running 10-minutes-plus studio recording is of the 1970 "Closer to Home" album. This is one of the band's best-known ...


  19. It's that Time of the year: Minnesota casinos unveil New Year's Eve showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... crew is bringing in another classic-rock staple for Dec. 31 that no longer features its primary singer, Grand Funk Railroad . Those tickets also go on sale at 10 a.m. today for $39 and up via . The "American Band" hitmaking band ...


  20. Main Street Band part of Central class reunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    The above chorus from Grand Funk Railroad's "An American Band" from 1973 is on the set list for the reunion of Main Street Band, a popular cover band four decades ago from the Clifton area, this Saturday night at the Ashkum Coliseum. "This is going to be a blast," said Gerry Bertrand, keyboardist.