Grand Funk came to town to help them party it down this week playing a private event for the Ameritas Insurance Company of Lincoln, Nebraska.
Entertaining a rowdy crowd of about 1,000, the band had them dancing and singing to all the Grand Funk Hits. After a short break in the "American Band Tour", Grand Funk fired up the crowd at Bayside Stadium in Orlando. The Seven Seas Food Festival featured food from around the world.
The suit, obtained by TMZ, also points out Ronson even cited Roger and Zapp as influences -- and includes note-for-note comparisons of the songs.
PM PT -- A well-placed music industry source tells us there was no financial component to the settlement, and both sides just agreed to walk away from litigation. They don't spell out whether any money changed hands.
Glenn has been GFR's front-of-house sound engineer for the past ten years. The SOLD OUT showroom was primed and ready for Grand Funk Railroad as they hit the stage for an incredible high energy show. In addition to the parade, the annual Kissing Contest called "Romancing the Stone" will take place at the Arkansas Blarney Stone, which began in 2006.
He has decided to retire from the biz and spend more time traveling with his wife. The guys had the crowd on their feet and dancing in the aisles. The Stone was reportedly discovered by a leprechaun in the forest around Hot Springs.
This is probably the last show for our good friend Stanley Sheldon. We all owe the renowned bassist Stan Sheldon a very sincere and grateful thank you for helping GFR and Mel get through a very difficult time after the loss of Mel's wife, Dena, to cancer. (There might be some alcohol involved in all these events don't you think?
) Anyway, this year's entertainment is none other than The American Band, Grand Funk Railroad.
This historic town is home of the Alamo and The San Antonio River Walk.Welcoming back Mel Schacher to the tour made the date extremely special, and Mel left NO DOUBT as to how he got the name, "The God Of Thunder". Orlando's tallest, fastest and largest roller Coaster, Mako.The chilling adventure of Antarctica, Empire of the Penguin. This is the 15th year of this eclectic event in the beautiful town of Hot Springs, about 40 miles west of "Last Night in Little Rock". Patrick's Day Parade was held in 2004 and made Saint Patrick's Day history.Grand Funk had a cross country excursion this week for a repeat performance at the world renowned Golden Nugget Casino in the heart of Las Vegas on the incredible Fremont Street.The Golden Nugget is one of the oldest casinos in Vegas, built in 1946.