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Manics December tour and new single

Added by Bob on 6th September 2004
Last Updated on 13th December 2004


From the official site:-

Cardiff and Glasgow Shows Postponed
Tonight's show at Cardiff International Arena (December 13th) and tomorrows show at Glasgow SECC (December 14th) have unfortunately been postponed. Singer James is unable to perform due to a bad case of flu.

The two shows have been rescheduled for the following dates in the New Year...

Jan 11: Cardiff
Jan 12: Glasgow


More info on the manics next single from their mailing list;


Empty Souls will be the next single - released on December 13th.

The single will be released on CD / Maxi CD / DVD and all formats will feature exclusive new material. Full tracklisting is as follows:

1. Empty Souls (single version)
2. All Alone Here

Maxi CD:
1. Empty Souls (album version)
2. No Jubilees
3. Litany
4. Empty Souls (video)

1. Empty Souls (video)
2. Dying Breeds (short film directed by Patrick Jones)
3. Failure Bound


The next Single from 'Lifeblood' will be 'Empty Souls' and is due to be released on the 13th of December.

'The Holy Bible' re-release is due out on the 6th of December. This includes a bonus DVD of rare videoclips, a cd with the US remix of the album and some rare audio tracks.


The Manic Street Preachers have just announced tour dates for December (again, they want their fans to freeze to death so they can retire!!), they also release a new album, 'Life blood' on November the 1st, read more on this here.

The December tour dates are as follows:

  • Dec 04 (Sat): Brighton Centre
  • Dec 06 (Mon): Waterfront, Belfast
  • Dec 07 (Tue): Olympia, Dublin
  • Dec 09 (Thu): Wembley Arena, London
  • Dec 10 (Fri): Plymouth Pavilions
  • Dec 11 (Sat): Nottingham Arena
  • Dec 13 (Mon): Cardiff International Arena
  • Dec 14 (Tue): Glasgow SECC
  • Dec 16 (Thu): Birmingham NEC
  • Dec 17 (Fri): Manchester Evening News Arena

View the promo poster

Support will come from Razorlight on all dates except Brighton where Hope of the States will support.

Tickets are on sale from the 8th of September.


The new single 'The Love Of Richard Nixon' is released on the 18th of October, the b-sides will include:-


  • The Love Of Richard Nixon
  • Everyone Knows/Nobody Cares


  • The Love Of Richard Nixon
  • Everything Will Be
  • Askew Road
  • The Love Of Richard Nixon (video)


  • The Love Of Richard Nixon (video)
  • Quarantine (In My Place of) (short film)
  • Voodoo Polaroids

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