The John Mace Group-Closer to Home - (sample only) 1-24-'20
The John Mace Group-50th Reunion, Miami, Fl. Short, edited rehearsal sample-"Closer to Home (I’m Your Captain)". Jan. 24, 2020. (The song also was a hit 50 years ago in 1970.)
(I edited out the first verse due to someone forgot to disconnect the mics. on the drums and as a consequence, the sound was too distorted.)
"I'm Your Captain (Closer to Home)" is a 1970 song written by American musician Mark Farner and recorded by Grand Funk Railroad as the closing track to their album Closer to Home. Ten minutes in duration, it is the band's longest studio recording. One of the group's best-known songs.” Source: Wikipedia
Musicians: John Mascaro-Guitar, Lead Vocal; Nick-Guitar, Harmony Vocal; Al Lavoie-Drums. (John, Nick and Al, along with Bass player Frank Whitney (absent in this video) are the original 1969 members.) The JMG was a popular Top 40 cover band in the SW Miami area active from Sept. 1969 to May 1971.