These Are Days


"These Are Days"
Single by 10,000 Maniacs
from the album Our Time in Eden
ReleasedNovember 14, 1992
RecordedBearsville Studios, Bearsville, New York, August 1991
GenreAlternative rock, jangle pop
Songwriter(s)Robert Buck, Natalie Merchant
Producer(s)Paul Fox
10,000 Maniacs singles chronology
"These Are Days"
"Candy Everybody Wants"

"These Are Days" is a song by alternative rock group 10,000 Maniacs, released as the lead single from their 1992 album Our Time in Eden.[1]

The song hit No. 1 on the Billboard Modern Rock Tracks chart in November 1992. They also performed the song for their 1993 album, MTV Unplugged, and it appears on their 2016 live album, Playing Favorites, with lead vocalist Mary Ramsey.

Track listing

  1. "These Are Days" (Robert Buck, Natalie Merchant)
  2. "Circle Dream" (Dennis Drew, Jerry Augustyniak, Steve Gustafson, Robert Buck, Natalie Merchant)
  3. "I Hope I Don't Fall In Love With You" (Tom Waits)

See also


  1. ^ France, Kim (March 18, 1993). "10,000 Maniacs: Eden's Children". Rolling Stone.