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Take Five: Grand Funk Lives! (And Covers Great Songs)

Grand Funk (also known as Grand Funk Railroad) were major hit makers of the 1970s. The Flint, Michigan band’s brand of straight-ahead rock won them a dedicated fan base. Critics […]

Grand Funk Railroad: Still On Track, 50-plus Years On (Part 3 of 3)

Continued from Part Two… Your working relationship with Todd was very successful. After a few albums with producer Jimmy Ienner, you made a rather unusual choice, working with Frank Zappa […]

Grand Funk Railroad: Still On Track, 50-plus Years On (Part 2 of 3)

Continued from Part One… The band had one of its first big breaks at the Atlanta Pop Festival in July 1969, a full month before Woodstock. What do you think […]

Grand Funk Railroad: Still On Track, 50-plus Years On (Part 1 of 3)

Note: This is a substantially longer (as in, more than twice as long) version of a feature that first appeared in Rock On Magazine. – bk Grand Funk Railroad is […]