Where Is Grand Funk’s Reunion? It’s Highly Unlikely! We asked Mark Farner & Don Brewer

INTERVIEW #9 – Where Is Grand Funk’s Reunion? We asked Mark Farner & Don Brewer None of us really know what’s going on behind the scenes of any band. It’s usually he-said-she-said thing but no matter what, when the dust settles everyone loves a good reunion. Original lead singer guitarist […]

INTERVIEW: Grand Funk’s Mark Farner: The Story Behind “I’m Your Captain – Closer To Home”

INTERVIEW CLIP #8 – Grand Funk’s Mark Farner: The Story Behind “I’m Your Captain (Closer To Home)” “I’m Your Captain (Closer to Home)” was Grand Funk’s Railroad very first hit. It from the album “Closer to Home” released June 15, 1970. The tune reached #22 on the chart and remains […]

INTERVIEW: Grand Funk’s Don Brewer What The Deal With The Drumming On Bob Seger’s Hollywood Nights

Interview Clip #7 Don Brewer on Bob Seger’s Hollywood Nights – What’s The Deal With The Drumming? As a former drummer and the father of a kid that is 100 times better at his instrument I know what it’s like to listen to a track in hopes of figuring out […]

INTERVIEW: Grand Funk’s Mess With Manager Terry Knight According to Mark Farner & Don Brewer

#6 – INTERVIEW Grand Funk’s Mess With Manager Terry Knight When fans talk about managers who were screwed by their clients the names Grand Funk and Terry Knight often comes up. In the early 70’s after a string of hit albums the power trio wondered where all the money was […]

Grand Funk’s Mark Farner Remembers Being Starstruck by Jimi Hendrix

#5 – INTERVIEW – Grand Funk’s Mark Farner Remember Jimi Hendrix This is part 5 of our 12 part series on Grand Funk featuring both drummer/vocalist Don Brewer and original singer/guitarist Mark Farner who has been out of the band since the late 90’s. If you know our channel you […]

Who Really Wrote Grand Funk’s “We’re An American Band” We Asked Don Brewer & Mark Farner

Mark Farner & Don Brewer – We’re An American Band – Two Different Views We’re an American band was the seventh studio album from Grand Funk Railroad. It was their fourth hit and the first of two #1 hits – the other was their cover of “The Loco-Motion” the following […]

INTERVIEW – Mark Farner & Don Brewer Remember Early Grand Funk Fame

I wonder if someone asked that original trio Mark Farner, Don Brewer and Mel Schacher and later Craig Frost if they’d done everything there was to do in Rock and Roll…the good and the bad if they’d even have to look at that list. This is part two of a twelve […]

INTERVIEW – Mark Farner On The Drama Behind Grand Funk’s “Bad Time”

This is part one of a 12 part series on Grand Funk/Grand Funk Railway featuring our exclusive interviews with drummer and singer Don Brewer and former lead singer and guitarist Mark Farner. Three rockers from Flint, Michigan who would with at least 6 gold and as many Platinum albums..some went […]