Mark Farner

Former guitarist, vocalist and songwriter of Grand Funk Railroad will with his longtime friend, show host Tom Lounges about his career with the band that he made famous, his post-GFR music projects, and his current group Mark Farner's American Band.  Listeners will hear songs from various points in Mark's career, including a classic GFR tune performed live from the newly released, "From Chile with Love" concert DVD release.

This edition of "MIDWEST BEAT with Tom Lounges" orginally aired on October 2, 2018 on 89.1FM-Lakeshore Public Radio.

MUSICAL GUEST:  MARK FARNER formerly of Grand Funk Railroad

The voice, guitar and songwriter behind numerous hit records by Grand Funk Railroad from the 1960s through the 1990s -- MARK FARNER -- is still making new music and still rockin' audiences through his old hits with his latest touring project, Mark Farner's American Band.

This program originally aired on WEDNESDAY, JULY 05 @ 7pm CST

MUSICAL GUEST: MARK FARNER (formerly of Grand Funk Railroad)

Tom Lounges was happy to have his old friend MARK FARNER on the program as musical guest to catch up on things, to chat about his upcoming live dates and to play some great Farner tunes from both his solo catalog and Grand Funk-era favorites.