Manic Street Preachers

Biography: James Dean Bradfield - Vocals/Guitars
Nicky Wire - Bass/Lyrics
Sean Moore - Drums
Richard Edwards - Rhythm Guitar/Lyrics

Politically aware rock band from Blackwood, Wales most famous for rhythm guitarist/Songwriter Richard Edwards who disappeared February 1st 1995, assumed dead since. Won best band and best album at the 1997 & 1999 brit awards. Have released 6 studio albums, a greatest hits package and a B-side compilation. Were the 1st western band to ever play live in Cuba (2001) and hosted the ultimate Millennium concert at Cardiff international arena new years eve 1999. Were also voted the most important band ever by readers of Q magazine in 1999.

Manic Street Preachers' Scores

  • Music
Average career score: 76
Highest Metascore: 95 National Treasures: The Complete Singles
Lowest Metascore: 57 Know Your Enemy
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 7 out of 8
  2. Negative: 0 out of 8
8 music reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
83 Futurology Jul 7, 2014 Primary Artist 8.0
80 Rewind the Film Sep 16, 2013 Primary Artist 8.1
95 National Treasures: The Complete Singles Nov 8, 2011 Primary Artist 8.4
76 Postcards From a Young Man Sep 21, 2010 Primary Artist 8.0
85 Journal For Plague Lovers Sep 15, 2009 Primary Artist 9.0
69 Send Away The Tigers May 7, 2007 Primary Artist 8.4
66 Lifeblood Nov 1, 2004 Primary Artist 8.1
57 Know Your Enemy Apr 24, 2001 Primary Artist 8.9