Home News Music News MANICS MAKE WIGHT DECISION By NME Jan 16, 2004 11:03 am The Welsh rockers are the latest to confirm... Manic Street Preachers have confirmed their appearance at the ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL. As predicted by NME.COM the Welsh band will join The Who on June 12 over a weekend that also features David Bowie and. Stereophonics (June 11-13). The legendary festival was restarted in 2002 after an absence of 32 years. The event has hosted acts such as Jimi Hendrix, [a][/a], The Who, Joni Mitchell and Jefferson Airplane in the past. For ticket availability, [url=]click here or call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.