Mitch Ryder Putting Detroit Back To Work
Alto Reed Rocks For Jobs
Mark Farner Hints Grand Funk Reunion Not Out Of The QuestionDeroit area rock band Grand Funk Railroad was formed in 1969 by Mark Farner and Don Brewer from Terry Knight and the Pack and Mel Schacher from Question Mark & the Mysterians; Knight soon became the band's manager.
Grand Funk's Mark Farner Doing Well After Pacemaker ImplantMichigan singer songwriter and founding member of the rock trio Grand Funk Railroad, Mark Farner, is home and recovering nicely from heart surgery to implant a pacemaker. Mark's wife Leisa posted this message on his website:
"Rock For Jobs" Concert Brings Alto Reed, Mitch Ryder, & Mark Farner To DetroitJoin 104.3 WOMC for “Rock For Jobs” presented by the Detroit Lions on Friday, November 23rd! It's a special concert benefiting Goodwill Industries of Greater Detroit’s job training and placement programs.