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Mark Farner

Mark Farner was born on September 29, 1948, in Flint, Michigan, United States. He took guitar lessons during his school years and put various high school bands together. In 1969, he started the original Grand Funk Railroad trio band with his teenage friends Mel Schacher and Don Brewer. They first appeared at the opening of the Atlanta ... See full bio »

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Law Abiding Citizen Soundtrack
High Fidelity Soundtrack
Wild Hogs Soundtrack


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 2017 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Jeff Daniels/Mary J. Blige/Taylor Swift (2017) ... (writer: "Footstompin' Music" - uncredited)
 2015 Straight Outta Compton (writer: "Closer to Home (I'm Your Captain)")
 2012 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (writer: "Walk Like a Man")
 2012 Wanderlust (writer: "I Come Tumblin'", "Save the Land")
 2011 Just Friends? (Short) (writer: "Shinin On")
 2009 Law Abiding Citizen (writer: "Sin's a Good Man's Brother")
 2007 Wild Hogs (writer: "Walk Like a Man (You Can Call Me Your Man)")
 2006 Supernatural (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Provenance (2006) ... (writer: "Bad Time")
 2005 Bad News Bears ("Shinin' On")
 2005 Guy X (writer: "Walk Like a Man")
 2002 Ash Wednesday (writer: "I'm Your Captain")
 2001 The Sopranos (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Proshai, Livushka (2001) ... (writer: "I'm Your Captain")
 2000 High Fidelity (writer: "Get It Together")
 1996 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Homerpalooza (1996) ... (writer: "Shinin' On")
 1981 Heavy Metal (writer: "Queen Bee")
 1972 Butler's Night Out (Short) (writer: "Are You Ready" - uncredited)
 1968 Mondo Daytona (Documentary) (writer: "Paranoid")
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