Jerry Augustyniak


Jerome Augustyniak
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Augustyniak performing with 10,000 Maniacs at Pittsford Park in Lake Forest in 2015
Background information
Born (1958-09-02) September 2, 1958 (age 63)
Sloan, New York
GenresRock, alternative rock
Years active1983–present
Associated acts10,000 Maniacs

Jerome Stanley Augustyniak (born September 2, 1958) is the drummer for the American alternative rock band 10,000 Maniacs. Augustyniak joined the band in March 1983, two years after the group formed. Augustyniak continues to perform with the band who tour extensively. Their most recent album, "Music From The Motion Picture", released in 2013, has garnered rave reviews.


  • He is a member of the Buffalo Music Hall of Fame ([1]).
  • Former member of The Elements ('70s); The Stains ('80s); Only Humen ('00s) Rosaleen Marion Band ('00s)
  • Played drums on Maria Sebastian's CD, a Buffalo local artist, winner of Buffalo Music Awards; Skiffle Minstrels; John and Mary
  • He broke his collarbone when struck by a car while riding his bicycle in 1992 (The Post-Journal)
  • He currently teaches drums.
  • He is Polish American.[1]


With 10,000 Maniacs

Other credits


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External links

  • Official Site - 10,000 Maniacs
  • Jerry Augustyniak at IMDb