Countryish roots rockers the MacAnanys are a San Diego band best known for their song “Luckiest Guy,” heard on the TV show Dawson’s Creek. The group includes Ryan McAnany (Junction 8, Distant Fathers), Wade Maurer (the Violators, the Ripcords, the Joads), and John Kuhlken.
MembersRyan McAnany: Guitar (acoustic) Guitar (electric)
Wade Maurer: Bass guitar
John Kuhlken: Drums
RIYLThe Byrds, Credence Clearwater Revival, Van Morrison, Tom Petty
InceptionSan Diego , 1994
InfluencesHank Williams Sr., Gram Parsons, the Byrds, Credence Clearwater Revival, Van Morrison, the Rolling Stones, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Graham Parker & the Rumor, Nick Lowe, Elvis Costello & the Attractions, R.E.M., X, the Clash, the Pogues, the Replacements, the Rugburns, Spinal Tap