1972

THE PHOENIX US TOUR

SEATTLE ARENA WED 11/10

MEMORIAL COLLEGE COMPLEX.PORTLAND THU 12/10

SPORTS ARENA.MINNEAPOLIS FRI 13/10

ST.JOHNS ARENA.COLUMBUS.OHIO SAT 14/10

COBO HALL.DETROIT SUN 15/10

HARA ARENA.DAYTON.OHIO FRI 20/10

WAR MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM.ROCHESTER SAT 21/10

WAR MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM.SYRACUSE SUN 22/10

HEMISPHERE ARENA.SAN ANTONIO FRI 27/10

MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM.DALLAS SAT 28/10

HOFEINZ PAVILION.HOUSTON SUN 29/10

PUBLIC HALL.CLEVELAND FRI 3/11

MO.KEIL AUDITORIUM.ST.LOUIS SAT 4/11

FAIRGROUNDS COLISEUM.INDIANAPOLIS SUN 5/11

JAI ALAI.MIAMI FRI 10/11

BAY FRONT CENTER.ST.PETERSBURG SAT 11/11

VETS MEMORIAL COLISEUM.JACKSONVILLE SUN 12/11

TULSA ASSEMBLY CENTER.OKLAHOMA FRI 17/11

MO.MUNICIPAL AUDITORIUM.KANSAS CITY SAT 18/11

AMPHITHEATRE.CHICAGO SUN 19/11

CIVIC ARENA.PITTSBURGH FRI 24/11

SPECTRUM.PHILADELPHIA SUN 26/11

THE FORUM.LOS ANGELES THU 30/11

SPORTS ARENA.SAN DIEGO FRI 1/12

CIVIC CENTER.TUCSON SAT 2/12

ARENA.OAKLAND SUN 3/12

COLISEUM.HAMPTON ROADS FRI 8/12

COUNTY AUDITORIUM.NORTH CAROLINA SAT 9/12

CIVIC CENTER.BALTIMORE SUN 10/12

N.Y.COLISEUM.NASSAU THU 14/12

CIVIC CENTER.SPRINGFIELD.MASSACHUSETS FRI 15/12

MUNICIPAL AUDITORIUM.BANGOR.MAINE SAT 16/12

GARDENS.BOSTON SUN 17/12

CIVIC CENTER.PROVIDENCE FRI 22/12

MADISON SQUARE GARDEN.N.Y. SAT 23/12

LAS VEGAS SUN 31/12

1972 GRAND FUNK WANTED TO SPLIT FROM MANAGER TERRY KNIGHT.TERRY KNIGHT SHOWS UP AT THE MADISON SQUARE GARDEN IN ORDER TO CONFISCATE ALL OF THE EQUIPMENT.THE SHOW WAS SUPPOSED TO BE BROADCASTED AND THE TICKETS WERE MEANT TO SUPPORT A DRUG REHABILITATION CENTER.THEREFORE THE LOCAL POLICE DIDN´T STOP THE CONCERT.LAWSUITS STARTED AND TERRY KNIGTH PRODUCED THE LAST ALBUM "MARK,DON & MEL 1969-71" (RELEASED 15/4)

IN JULY GRAND FUNK MOVE TO NASHVILLE TO RECORD THEIR 8TH ALBUM "PHOENIX".AN OLD FRIEND, CRAIG FROST JOINED THE BAND FOR THIS RECORD.HE BECAME A FULL MEMBER OF GRAND FUNK ON THE NEXT ALBUM "WE´RE AN AMERICAN BAND".PHOENIX WAS RELEASED 15/9 AND THE SINGLE "ROCK´N ROLL SOUL" WAS RELEASED 23/8.

1973

MADISON SQUARE GARDEN.NEW YORK FRI 19/1

THE AMERICAN BAND US TOUR

STATE FARM ARENA.HARRISBURG FRI 27/7

SPORTS ARENA.TOLEDO SAT 28/7

FOOTBALL STADIUM.CINCINNATI SUN 29/7

MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM.GREENVILLE THU 9/8

OMNI.ATLANTA FRI 10/8

MUNICIPAL AUDITORIUM.BIRMINGHAM.U.S. SAT 11/8

VARSITY STADIUM.TORONTO THU 16/8

THE FORUM.MONTREAL FRI 17/8

ROOSEVELT STADIUM.JERSEY CITY SAT 18/8

CIVIC CENTER.AMARILLO FRI 24/8

CONVENTION CENTER.FORT WORTH SAT 25/8

COLISEUM.CORPUS CHRISTI SUN 26/8

COLISEUM.JACKSON FRI 31/8

MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM.CHATTANOOGA SAT 1/9

MEMORIAL STADIUM.CHARLOTTE SUN 2/9

MUNICIPAL AUDITORIUM.NEW ORLEANS FRI 14/9

CIVIC CENTER.LAKE CHARLES SAT 15/9

CIVIC CENTER.MONROE SUN 16/9

CIVIC CENTER.EL PASO FRI 21/9

CIVIC AUDITORIUM.ALBERQUEQUE SAT 22/9

BIG SURF.PHOENIX SUN 23/9

H.I.C. ARENA HAWAII TUE 25/9

IN MAY AND JUNE, GRAND FUNK CAME TO CRITERIA STUDIOS IN MIAMI WITH TODD RUNDGREN AS PRODUCER TO THE NEXT ALBUM "WE´RE AN AMERICAN BAND", RELEASED 15/7.SINGLES "WAAB" RELEASED 2/7 AND "WALK LIKE A MAN" RELEASED 29/10.