You Love Us is always a huge fan favourite whenever the Manics
play live and Saturday night was no different with arms punching and pints going flying as the Geordie faithful sang it straight back at them.
For example: This was the site of the Manic
Street Preachers' studio (dates).
S 8 :8P1P 8P1P 8 "I'm a big Manics
fan anyway, so to work with them and be part of the song was incredible.
I first became aware of the Manics
when I saw them on Top of the Pops wearing balaclavas during their 'terrorist chic' period.
WELSH rock band Manic
Street Preachers were forced to cancel their performance at last night's V Festival after being stranded in Hungary.
Surprisingly for the Manics
the album is almost entirely acoustic, new territory for a band known for their jagged guitar hooks.
org CLICK ON Watch Alex answer questions on the Manics
in our own version of Mastermind.
Street Preachers are at the NIA on December 8 and we're giving away one pair of tickets and a pre-show Meet & Greet pass.
formed in Blackwood, South Wales, in 1986 and started off playing punk rock then became known as an alternative rock band.
We want the next Manics
record to be a great album.
Seeing the older generation in the pit alongside bare midriffed teenagers at a Manic
Street Preachers concert is a disconcerting experience.
Empty Souls, meanwhile, borrows a few guitar licks from The Edge's songbook as The Manics
flirt with the notion of being stadium rockers.