Manic Street Preachers announce UK arena gigs and ticket details

Band to play Cardiff CIA as part of May gig run

Manic Street Preachers have announced details of three new UK gigs.

The band will play Llandudno Cymru Arena on May 18, Wolverhampton Civic Hall on May 19 and the Cardif CIA on May 21.

Support on all three dates comes from The Joy Formidable.

The band are due to release the title track of latest album ‘Postcards From A Young Man’ as a single on February 28.

Bassist Nicky Wire said the shows will be “a warm-up for the festival season”.

Tickets go on sale this Friday (February 18) at 9am (GMT). To check the availability of Manic Street Preachers tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.