1999 Readers Poll...

BEST BAND

1 Manic Street Preachers 2 Stereophonics 3 Embrace 4 Mansun 5 Placebo 6 Radiohead 7 Catatonia 8 The Verve 9 Gomez 10 Garbage 11 Beastie Boys 12 Pulp 13 Ash 14 Super Furry Animals 15 Oasis 16 Blur 17 Massive Attack 18 Fun Lovin’ Criminals 19 Belle & Sebastian 20 Hole

Past winners : 1994 : Suede 1995 : Blur 1996 : Oasis 1997 : Oasis 1998 : The Verve