I came across an article today about Grand Funk Railroad, one of the great stadium acts of the 1970s. There were lots of interesting facts about the band, most of which I never knew.
Here is the link: Grand Funk Railroad. The Forgotten Story of a true American band.
It’s hard to believe that a band who once sold out New York’s Shea Stadium faster than The Beatles, and who were also the first US rock band to have 10 platinum discs in a row, have now almost been erased from memory, their music consigned to the deletion bins of heavy metal history. …Peter Makowski
Pay attention boys and girls this IS what ROCK & ROLL looks like, this IS what ROCK & ROLL sounds like, this IS what ROCK & ROLL SMELLS LIKE AND SHOULD ALWAYS BE!!
Mark Farner, with his on-stage swagger, reminds me of the late, great Steve Mariott…. anyone else see that?