Having a grand time with Mark Farner



STILL IN MOTION—Mark Farner, founding member of Grand Funk Railroad, hits the stage March 23 at The Canyon club in Agoura Hills. Courtesy photoNot all rock ‘n rollers from the ‘60s and ‘70s were unpatriotic draft dodgers. Some waved the flag; they didn’t burn it.
Mark Farner, founding member of the supergroup Grand Funk Railroad, came from the hard-working middle class town of Flint, Mich., and his patriotic roots ran deep.
The tough and talented kid from the upper Midwest was the son of a U.S. ...

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