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  1. Dr. Rock: Ramsey shares 10,000 Maniacs experiencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Erie Times News

    ... want to have. You don't want that in an orchestra. It kind of shows." Most of her shows now revolve around 10,000 Maniacs, which deploys orchestration and extra backing vocals for a robust, resplendent sound. The group -- including longtime core ...

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  2. 10,000 Maniacs to play at HarvesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Franklin News-Post

    John Lombardo, Jeff Erickson, Mary Ramsey, Steve Gustafson, Jerry Augustyniak, and Dennis Drew, of the 10,000 Maniacs pose for a portrait at the Sheraton Tribeca Hotel in Manhattan, New York on Thursday, April 21, 2016. 10,000 Maniacs, one of pop music's most enduring bands, will celebrate the release of a new live recording, "Playing Favorites," with a show at The Harvester Performance Center in Rocky Mount on Saturday, June 25 at 8 p.m. Founded in the fall of 1981 in Jamestown, N.Y., 10,000 Maniacs has won the hearts and ears of music fans around the world, selling over 10 million records.

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  3. John Guerriero: Strong 8 Great Tuesdays lineup full of promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Erie Times News

    The series of eight shows, all free, begins July 5 with Eric Brewer and guests performing songs from artists who recently died, including Prince, David Bowie, Merle Haggard, Keith Emerson, Glenn Frey, Maurice White and others. How cool is that? The series features other artists, including 10,000 Maniacs on July 19; popular favorites such as Jake's Blues on Aug. 9; and national tribute touring band Think Pink Floyd on Aug. 23. I'll be there for all of those, but I'm especially intrigued by the July 26 show, when the Record Company will hit the stage.

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  4. 10,000 Maniacs bring the folk to City Winery showRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | New York Daily News

    John Lombardo, Jeff Erickson, Mary Ramsey, Steve Gustafson, Jerry Augustyniak and Dennis Drew are the 10,000 Maniacs. The group marks its 35th anniversary this year.

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  5. The Bands of the 80s QuizRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2016 | How Stuff Works

    ... Aug. 3, 1987. Over the course of the next three years, "Hysteria" sold more than 20 million copies worldwide. 10,000 Maniacs released the album "In My Tribe" on July 7, 1987. The album is ranked at No. 65 on the "100 Best Albums of the Eighties" by ...

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  6. Artists for AutismRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Observer

    ... is releasing a song called 'Not So Different' for autism awareness, and he's doing it with Mary Ramsey of the 10,000 Maniacs, and Cassandra Kubinski. So he produced the song, and they're going to be performing it at this show." Submitted Photo John ... 2 comments

  7. Max von Sydow tops list of celebrity actors for April 10, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    Actor Max von Sydow is 87. Actress Liz Sheridan is 87. Sportscaster John Madden is 80. Reggae artist Bunny Wailer is 69. Actor Steven Seagal is 65. Singer Terre Roche of The Roches is 63. Actor Peter MacNicol is 62. Bassist Steven Gustafson of 10,000 Maniacs is 59. Singer-producer Babyface is 58. Musician Brian Setzer is 57. Rapper Afrika Bambaataa is 56. Drummer Tim "Herb" Alexander of Primus is 51. Comedian Orlando Jones is 48. Guitarist Mike Mushok of Staind is 47. Singer Kenny Lattimore is 46. Rapper Q-Tip of A Tribe Called Quest is 46. Blues singer Shemekia Copeland is 37. Actress Chyler Leigh is 34. Bassist Andrew Dost of fun.

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  8. This day in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | Boston.com

    ... (The Roches) is 63. Actor Peter MacNicol is 62. Actress Olivia Brown is 59. Rock musician Steven Gustafson (10,000 Maniacs) is 59. Singer-producer Kenneth ''Babyface'' Edmonds is 58. Rock singer-musician Brian Setzer is 57. Rapper Afrika Bambaataa ...

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  9. What's going on Friday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Brooklynvegan

    Natalie Merchant @ Beacon Theater Former 10,000 Maniacs singer Natalie Merchant left that band back in '93 and soon after put out her first solo album, Tigerlily , in 1995. That album still lives up today, and last year she celebrated its 20th anniversary by releasing a re-recording of it.

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  10. The Devotional Love of Natalie MerchantRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | Psychology Today

    ... " Tigerlily ." Of course, people have their stated reasons. She is a talented artist. And her original band, 10,000 Maniacs , produced epic moments including their album " In My Tribe ," which was named one of the best albums of the '80s by Rolling ...

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  11. Blood And Love Tastes So SweetRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | Fluxblog

    ... think pieces informed by social justice rhetoric, anyone as Pollyanna-ish, prim, and politically didactic as 10,000 Maniacs-era Merchant would have trouble catching on in the indie world, much less crossing over to the mainstream. (The intro to the ...

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  12. Telling musical tales of British IslesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | UnionLeader.com

    Familiar tunes by 10,000 Maniacs over the years include "Because the Night," "Love Among the Ruins," "More Than This," "What's the Matter Here?" and "Don't Talk."

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  13. 10,000 Maniacs At Infinity Hall In HartfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | CTNow.com

    One sympathizes with the band members of 10,000 Maniacs, a group that was almost entirely defined by its vocalist, Natalie Merchant, who went solo in 1993. The band continued, recruiting folk singer and viola player Mary Ramsey, of the duo John & Mary, to take on lead vocal duties and record new material.

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  14. Watch Natalie Merchant's Tiny Desk Concert via NPR MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Back in November, singer-songwriter Natalie Merchant released Paradise is There , her seventh solo album. The set of songs revisits the songs on Tigerlily , her 1995 debut following her departure from 10,000 Maniacs.

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  15. 10,000 Maniacs At FTC WarehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | CTNow.com

    Yes, 10,000 Maniacs is the band that Natalie Merchant once fronted, but her tenure lasted 12 years and the band has been just fine for 22 years without her. Various other lineups through the years have featured the folk duo John and Mary and guitarist Michael Lee Jackson of Animal Planet.

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  16. Jamie LawsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Nottingham Evening Post

    ... every single word, that he understood how you were feeling.' Later, he found Natalie Merchant, and bands like 10,000 Maniacs and REM. He joined a band at school, and they rehearsed diligently through their mid teens, playing locally. 'I wanted to be ...

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  17. Natalie Merchant remakes classic 'Tigerlily'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | The Spectrum

    Natalie Merchant remakes classic 'Tigerlily' Brian Passey reviews "Paradise Is There: The New Tigerlily Recordings" by Natalie Merchant. Check out this story on thespectrum.com: At that time, Merchant's image was bound to the band identity of 10,000 Maniacs.

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  18. 10,000 Maniacs to perform at Sportmen's TavernRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2015 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    For more than 30 years, 10,000 Maniacs have won the hearts and ears of music fans around the world, selling over 10 million records. Robert Buck, Dennis Drew, Steven Gustafson, John Lombardo and Natalie Merchant founded the group in the fall of 1981 in Jamestown, with the later addition of Jerry Augustyniak in 1983.

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  19. REVIEW: 10,000 Maniacs keep old sound, but are better when fresh at Musikfest CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | The Morning Call

    The band 10,000 Maniacs was very much a product of the late 1980s and early '90s alternative music scene: A group known more for its distinctive sound than its musical skills. Bands like that can end up one of two ways: become a time capsule that trades on its initial success for the remaining fans, or grow and expand its sound.

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  20. Natalie Merchant sold out Beacon Theatre, adds 2nd dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    Former 10,000 Maniacs singer Natalie Merchant is celebrating the 20th anniversary of her debut solo album Tigerlily with a re-recording of the album, a documentary, and a tour. The tour already included a NYC show happening March 11 at Beacon Theatre, which is now sold out, but Natalie has added a second date.

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