Order 3 or more physical items and get 1¢ shipping
Olivia Mancini | If We Knew Then: A Compilation

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Brandi Carlile Jenny Lewis Tom Petty

More Artists From
United States - Washington DC

Other Genres You Will Love
Pop: Brill Building Pop Rock: Americana Moods: Mood: Upbeat
There are no items in your wishlist.

If We Knew Then: A Compilation

by Olivia Mancini

A chronological compilation of Olivia Mancini's best songs 2006-2017, including unreleased bonus tracks. Olivia Mancini is known for her catchy, sing-a-long melodies and incisive lyrics paired with a sound that's both "classic and fresh" (Washington Post)
Genre: Pop: Brill Building Pop
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Sign up for the CD Baby Newsletter
Your email address will not be sold for any reason.
Continue Shopping
cd-rp in stock order now
Share to Google +1

To listen to tracks you will need to update your browser to a recent version.

  Song Share Time Download
1. I Wouldn't Worry (feat. The Housemates)
3:23 album only
2. The Easy Way (feat. The Mates)
3:14 album only
3. Graphology (feat. The Mates)
3:29 album only
4. Don't Feel Bad (feat. The Mates)
3:12 album only
5. For Ricky (feat. The Mates)
4:01 album only
6. Push / Pull (feat. Astra Via)
3:03 album only
7. Be Where You Are (feat. Astra Via)
3:05 album only
8. Ruby, Baby (feat. The Mates)
2:58 album only
9. Singing the Chorus (feat. The Mates)
3:11 album only
10. What's the Matter (feat. Astra Via)
3:24 album only
11. Easy Right Now
3:24 album only
12. Little Lifetime
3:32 album only
13. Blue Moon Blues
2:46 album only
14. Black & Blues
3:00 album only
15. Be Where You Are (Mates Version) [feat. The Mates]
2:46 album only
Downloads are available as MP3-320 files.


Album Notes
When Olivia Mancini was a little girl in Washington, DC, she dreamed of being a
rock and roll star. If not a rock and roll star, at least she would like to play in a rock
and roll band. “Drum set” and “electric guitar” topped her Christmas list for years, but
never appeared under the tree. With the necessary implements out of reach, Olivia
concentrated on classical music, playing French horn in orchestras and bands. Then,
one fortuitous day, Olivia crashed her mother’s car and was grounded indefinitely. But
before the shackles were securely in place, she purchased her first guitar and spent
the long hours of imprisonment rocking out. It was, oddly enough, a very liberating

Olivia took her rock and roll dreams and ran with them, playing bass in the Washington
Social Club (Badman Records) for several years, before starting her own group, Olivia
& the Mates. Hit fast-forward and Olivia Mancini has been touring the U.S. and Europe
for more than 15 years, performing with top acts like Pat Benatar, The Hold Steady, STARS, Matthew Sweet, Bob Mould, and Melissa Ferrick. Her music has appeared in Gossip Girl, Entourage, ER, and Live with Regis and Kathy Lee. Later, Olivia teamed with Virginia Coalition’s Jarrett Nicolay to make albums under the moniker Astra Via (Aerobic International).

Over the years, the press has warmed to her engaging, personable, often
humorous, upbeat folk-rock/jangle pop hybrid. “Olivia Mancini’s sense for melody will
make any songwriter jealous,” quips WTOP radio, while NBC New York says, “Patsy
Cline meets Tom Petty sounds flip, but it’s accurate when it comes to this DC-based
singer songwriter.”

Versatility is Olivia’s true charm - she can stretch the boundaries of musical genres
without sounding as if she’s out of place. To make the most of her musical palette, Olivia
creates music in several groups, including the more electro-pop Astra Via (Aerobic
International), the rootsy Donny Hue and the Colors (Kora Records), and the retro-pop
Ed and Donna. Olivia also writes music for movies and TV, including the National Geographic Channel.



to write a review