Monday, February 27, 2012

Grand Funk Railroad: I'm Your Captain (Closer to Home).

"I'm Your Captain (Closer to Home)" is a song written by musician Mark Farner and recorded by Grand Funk Railroad as the closing track to their album Closer to Home. Ten minutes long, it is the band's longest studio recordings and one of the group's best-known songs.

The song is about a captain on a troubled sea voyage and facing a mutiny from his crew. Several interpretations of the song have been given; most around the Vietnam War, and "I'm Your Captain" is popular among veterans.

Studio album by Grand Funk Railroad
Released: July, 1970
Genre: Hard rock
Length: 44:27
Label: Capitol
Producer: Terry Knight
Grand Funk Railroad chronology
Grand Funk(1969)
Closer to Home(1970)
Live Album(1970)

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