British band formed in the late 1980's. Band members includes:
- Nicky Wire (bass)
- James Dean Bradfield (vocals and guitars)
- Sean Moore (drums)
- Richey Edwards
(former rhythm guitar)
In the beginning of 1990's, the manics was most known for and an incident where their guitarist Richey Edwards
cut the phrase
4REAL into his arm after an argument
with a journalist.
The band released
three albums as a four-piece, before
vanished in early 1995. To this date, he hasn't been found.
In 1996 they released
their fourth album, Everything Must Go, which were their first
really successfull album.
The band is still making music. Their latest studio album, called Lifeblood, were released