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Manic Street Preachers New Zealand Show Announced

Manic Street Preachers New Zealand Show Announced

Thursday 2nd May, 2013 8:52AM

Welsh rockers Manic Street Preachers have announced their first ever New Zealand show this July. The successful trio formed in the late eighties and have ten studio albums under their belt, the last of which (Postcards from a Young Man) came out in 2010. Originally a quartet, founding member and primary lyricist Richey Edwards famously disappeared in 1995 and in 2008 was officially presumed dead  - his lyrics formed the basis of the band's 2009 release Journal for Plague Lovers

Here are the tour details followed by a couple of classic clips...

Manic Street Preachers

Tuesday 2nd July, Vector Arena, Auckland

Tickets on sale next Thursday (9th May) from Ticketmaster.

'A Design for Life' from Everything Must Go (1996):

'Motorcycle Emptiness' from their debut album Generation Terrorists (1992)





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