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GRAND FUNK RAILROAD

Closer To Home

Release date: October 20, 2014

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  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Gatefold sleeve

TRACKLIST

SIDE A
1. Sin's A Good Man's Brother
2. Aimless Lady
3. Nothing Is The Same
4. Mean Mistreater
5. Get It Together
SIDE B
1. I Don't Have To Sing The Blues
2. Hooked On Love
3. I'm Your Captain

DETAILS

  • Releasedate: 20-10-2014
  • Original Release Year: 1970
  • Units: 1 LP
  • Sleeve: Gatefold
  • Grams: 180g
  • Genre: Rock
  • Carrier: LP STANDARD
  • Barcode (EAN): 0600753486016
  • Catalogue number: MOVLP1112

DESCRIPTION

Produced by Terry Knight, Closer To Home is Grand Funk Railroad's third studio album, and was released in 1970. The album reached Gold record status the same year, making it the group's third Gold record in one year. The album's inside artwork shows a live photo of the band performing at Madison Square Garden in February 1970. Closer To Home was the record that really broke them through to the commercially successful level of Metal masters such as Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath. Rather than rushing headlong into their typical hard, heavy, and overamplified approach, Grand Funk Railroad began expanding their production values. Most evident is the inclusion of strings, the acoustic opening on the disc's leadoff cut, "Sins a Good Man's Brother," as well as the comparatively mellow "Mean Mistreater." But the boys had far from gone soft. The majority of Closer To Home is filled with the same straight-ahead rock & roll that had composed their previous efforts. 180 gram audiophile vinyl Gatefold sleeve

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