Manic Street Preachers announce 'all the singles' show

tickets for the one off event go on sale on Friday

news: Wednesday 31st August 2011

Welsh trio, the Manic Street Preachers have announced a one-off O2 Arena show in December, before they go on hiatus, which will feature every one of their 38 singles.

The show will include their 38th single 'This Is The Day' which is released on 7th November and is a cover of the 1983 The The track from the their classic album 'Soul Mining'.

Om the 31st October the band will release their singles collection 'National Treasures' which features the band's 37 previous single releases from the last 21 years and 10 studio albums.

To celebrate this release the band will play a unique, once in a lifetime Christmas party at the O2 in London. The band promise, "Glitter, glamour, special guests and a ticker-tape celebration. A never to be repeated one-off visual experience encompassing 21 years of MSP with 38 songs – from 1990's 'Motown Junk' to (but not in order!) 2011's 'The Is The Day'.

"There will be an interval in order to top up on refreshments and like all the best parties, you'll talk about it for years to come and your friends will wish they'd been there."

The show will take place on Saturday 17th December at London's O2 Arena. Tickets go on sale Friday 2nd September at 9.30am priced £32.50 and £22.50 and eGigs will have links to buy them then.

article by: Scott Williams

published: 31/08/2011 09:27

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