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10,000 Maniacs

10,000 Maniacs

One of the most critically acclaimed bands of the last three decades, 10,000 Maniacs was founded in the fall of 1981 and together with artists like R.E.M., they defined college rock and created the first wave of alternative rock bands and what became known as the alternative rock format on FM radio. The band released their latest studio album (Music from the Motion Picture) in February 2013 after celebrating their 30th anniversary in 2011.

 

• “These Are Days,” from a recent performance

What Other People Have Been Saying...

 ”…the new incarnation of 10,000 Maniacs may eclipse the old.” -Chicago Tribune