A musical trip back to 1962 gave the band their second US No. 1 in eight months.
Released on 25 August 1969 as their debut album, 'On Time' by Grand Funk Railroad lived up to its title and started the band's US chart journey.
In the summer of 1976, the band was on a strange lap of honor.
'Closer To Home' was released in June 1970, and the trio prepared to hit the American album top ten for the first time.
In June 1971, even media types who had never liked GFR's populist hard rock style had to concede that they'd become one of the biggest bands of their generation.
Despite that monumental sounding name, and their ear-splitting decibel-defying brand of hard-core rock notwithstanding, the esteemed Grand Funk Railroad are a damn sight smarter than they’re given the credit for.
From the dawn of rock to the present day, the best power trios have stretched sonic boundaries far beyond the limitations of just three instruments.
Artists have long embraced their inner symphonic self as you can hear on these 25 classic orchestral rock tracks, featuring Yes to Radiohead.
We’re An American Band remains Grand Funk Railroad’s finest moment, oozing with confidence and radio-friendly accessibility, and peaking at No.2 in the US.
The Atlanta International Pop Festival was one of the biggest fests in 1969, boasting Grand Funk Railroad, Led Zeppelin, Joe Cocker and CCR on the line-up.
Through sampling, hip-hop has the power to bring old music to new years, helping music to evolve while paying respects to the artists that came before.
In celebration of Rob Zombie's 20-year solo career, UMe are releasing a limited edition 1,000-only 15LP box set, plus vinyl reissues and a new live LP.
Grand Funk Railroad became an indelible force in the 1970s, during which time they recorded the 10 greatest Grand Funk Railroad songs of all time. Disagree?
Are you a fan of Grand Funk Railroad? How well do you know the 70s rock power-trio... Test yourself with the uDiscover Grand Funk Railroad music quiz!
Are you a fan of Grand Funk Railroad? How well do you know the 70s rock power-trio... Test yourself with the uDiscover Grand Funk Railroad music quiz - it's hard but fun!
Revered producer-artist Todd Rundgren has been reminiscing about his days producing 1970s rock heavyweights Grand Funk Railroad.