Manic Street Preachers are a Welsh rock baund, formed in 1986 in Blackwood, Caerphilly an consistin o James Dean Bradfield (lead vocals, lead guitar), Nicky Wire (bass guitar, lyrics) an Sean Moore (drums, percussion, soondscapes).

Manic Street Preachers
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Manic Street Preachers in 2010. Frae left tae richt: James Dean Bradfield, tourin member Wayne Murray, Nicky Wire an Sean Moore
Background information
Forby kent asManics, The Manics
OreiginBlackwood, Wales, UK
Genres
Years active1986–present
Labels
Wabsteidwww.manicstreetpreachers.com
MembersJames Dean Bradfield
Nicky Wire
Sean Moore
Past membersMiles Woodward
Richey Edwards