Manic Street Preachers
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1986
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Biography

Manic Street Preachers are a Welsh alternative rock band, formed in 1986 in Blackwood and consisting of James Dean Bradfield (lead vocals, lead guitar), Nicky Wire (bass guitar, lyrics) and Sean Moore (drums). They are often colloquially known as "The ...

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Biography

Manic Street Preachers are a Welsh alternative rock band, formed in 1986 in Blackwood and consisting of James Dean Bradfield (lead vocals, lead guitar), Nicky Wire (bass guitar, lyrics) and Sean Moore (drums). They are often colloquially known as "The Manics", or simply, "Manics". The first bass player was Miles Woodward, but he ended up leaving the band in early 1988. Later in that same year, after the release of the first single, "Suicide Alley", Richey Edwards joined the band as primary lyricist and rhythm guitarist. The first record of the band, Generation Terrorists, they proclaimed would be the "greatest rock album ever" and sell around sixteen million copies around the world, "from Bangkok to Senegal", and then split up. The album did not meet this scale of success and the band went on with their career. Years forward the group became a trio when Edwards disappeared on 1 February 1995.

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Suicide Is Painless (Theme from MASH)
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Suicide Is Painless (Theme from MASH) Suicide Is Painless (Theme from MASH) Suicide Is Painless (Theme from MASH) Suicide Is Painless (Theme from MASH)
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You Stole The Sun From My Heart
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You Stole The Sun From My Heart You Stole The Sun From My Heart You Stole The Sun From My Heart You Stole The Sun From My Heart
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If You Tolerate This Your Children Will Be Next
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If You Tolerate This Your Children Will Be Next If You Tolerate This Your Children Will Be Next If You Tolerate This Your Children Will Be Next If You Tolerate This Your Children Will Be Next
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From Despair To Where
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From Despair To Where From Despair To Where From Despair To Where From Despair To Where
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Motorcycle Emptiness
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Motorcycle Emptiness Motorcycle Emptiness Motorcycle Emptiness Motorcycle Emptiness
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You Love Us
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You Love Us You Love Us You Love Us You Love Us
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Theme From M*A*S*H (Suicide Is Painless)
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Theme From M*A*S*H (Suicide Is Painless) Theme From M*A*S*H (Suicide Is Painless) Theme From M*A*S*H (Suicide Is Painless) Theme From M*A*S*H (Suicide Is Painless)
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A Design For Life
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A Design For Life A Design For Life A Design For Life A Design For Life
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Motown Junk
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Motown Junk Motown Junk Motown Junk Motown Junk
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Take The Skinheads Bowling
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Take The Skinheads Bowling Take The Skinheads Bowling Take The Skinheads Bowling Take The Skinheads Bowling
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Postcards From A Young Man
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Postcards From A Young Man Postcards From A Young Man Postcards From A Young Man Postcards From A Young Man
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Some Kind Of Nothingness (feat. Ian McCulloch)
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Some Kind Of Nothingness (feat. Ian McCulloch) Some Kind Of Nothingness (feat. Ian McCulloch) Some Kind Of Nothingness (feat. Ian McCulloch) Some Kind Of Nothingness (feat. Ian McCulloch)
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(It's Not War) Just The End Of Love
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(It's Not War) Just The End Of Love (It's Not War) Just The End Of Love (It's Not War) Just The End Of Love (It's Not War) Just The End Of Love
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Nat West–Barclays–Midlands–Lloyds
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Nat West–Barclays–Midlands–Lloyds Nat West–Barclays–Midlands–Lloyds Nat West–Barclays–Midlands–Lloyds Nat West–Barclays–Midlands–Lloyds
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Futurology
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Futurology Futurology Futurology Futurology
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Australia
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Australia Australia Australia Australia
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Your Love Alone Is Not Enough
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Your Love Alone Is Not Enough Your Love Alone Is Not Enough Your Love Alone Is Not Enough Your Love Alone Is Not Enough
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The Masses Against the Classes
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The Masses Against the Classes The Masses Against the Classes The Masses Against the Classes The Masses Against the Classes
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Everything Must Go
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Everything Must Go Everything Must Go Everything Must Go Everything Must Go
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We Are All Bourgeois Now
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We Are All Bourgeois Now We Are All Bourgeois Now We Are All Bourgeois Now We Are All Bourgeois Now
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2014 T in the Park
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Balado, Kinross-Shire
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2014 T in the Park

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2014 Glastonbury
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
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2014 Glastonbury 2014 Glastonbury 2014 Glastonbury 2014 Glastonbury

2014 Glastonbury

26 June 2014
Manic Street Preachers 6 Music Live at Maida Vale
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BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
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Manic Street Preachers 6 Music Live at Maida Vale

17 October 2013
2013 Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park
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London
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2013 Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park 2013 Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park 2013 Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park 2013 Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park

2013 Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park

8 September 2013
2013 BBC Introducing Masterclass
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2013 BBC Introducing Masterclass 2013 BBC Introducing Masterclass 2013 BBC Introducing Masterclass 2013 BBC Introducing Masterclass

2013 BBC Introducing Masterclass

21 March 2013

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For the first time, the Belladrum Tartan Heart Festival near Beauly staged three days entertainment instead of two. So how did it all pan out?
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Long delays and three-mile tailbacks face people trying to get into the Belladrum music festival near Beauly.
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Biography

Manic Street Preachers are a Welsh alternative rock band, formed in 1986 in Blackwood and consisting of James Dean Bradfield (lead vocals, lead guitar), Nicky Wire (bass guitar, lyrics) and Sean Moore (drums). They are often colloquially known as "The Manics", or simply, "Manics". The first bass player was Miles Woodward, but he ended up leaving the band in early 1988. Later in that same year, after the release of the first single, "Suicide Alley", Richey Edwards joined the band as primary lyricist and rhythm guitarist. The first record of the band, Generation Terrorists, they proclaimed would be the "greatest rock album ever" and sell around sixteen million copies around the world, "from Bangkok to Senegal", and then split up. The album did not meet this scale of success and the band went on with their career. Years forward the group became a trio when Edwards disappeared on 1 February 1995.

Following Edwards' disappearance, Bradfield, Moore and Wire persisted with Manic Street Preachers and went on to gain critical and commercial success, making numerous appearances and headlining festivals like Glastonbury Festival, T in the Park, V Festival and Reading Festival. The band has won many awards from different publications, including eleven NME Awards, eight Q Awards and have won four BRIT Awards. The Manics have also been nominated twice for the Mercury Prize in 1996 and again in 1999, and they have one nomination for the MTV Europe Music Awards. Apart from their debut, the band have released another eleven albums, and a total of three compilation albums, Forever Delayed, Lipstick Traces (A Secret History of Manic Street Preachers) and National Treasures – The Complete Singles, and have sold more than 10 million albums worldwide to date.

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