Playing Favorites 10KM LIVE
Playing Favorites, released in June 2016 on Omnivore Recordings, is a live recording of 10,000 Maniacs at their best. A collection of the band’s favorite songs to play live, Playing Favorites captures the Maniacs sound in their hometown of Jamestown, NY.
THEIR BIGGEST HITS, AND MORE PERFORMED LIVE! As 10,000 Maniacs celebrate their 35th anniversarythey’re still doing what they do best—Playing Favorites. Recorded before an adoring crowd in Jamestown, NY, Playing Favorites features 14 tracks, including hits and fan favorites from the group’s storied and influential career. The 6 piece band (Jerome Augustyniak, Dennis Drew, Jeff Erickson, Steven Gustafson, John Lombardo, and Mary Ramsey) is augmented by strings, horns, and backing vocalists, making their lush sound even fuller and more engaging. The full color digipak and booklet only adds to the magic. As the Maniacs continue their Greatest Hits Live tour this summer, devotees in cities across the country will be able to experience the band in concert. For those who can’t be there, they don’t have to miss the show. Every 10,000 Maniacs fan can be Playing Favorites—in the venue, at home, or both!