Manic Street Preachers cover Horrors for free download

Band's version of 'Vision Blurred' if available now

Manic Street Preachers have covered The Horrors‘ song ‘Vision Blurred’ and have made it available as a free download exclusively from NME.COM.

The song is available to download from the NME Daily Download Blog until 5pm (BST) tomorrow (May 19).

Also available from the blog will be The Horrors’ remix of the Manics song ‘Doors Closing Slowly’.


The remix is one of a series of reworkings of songs from the Welsh rockers’ new album, ‘Journal For Plague Lovers’, released today (May 18).

The series will be released in the future, although it is unconfirmed under what format they will be issued.

The remixes completed for the song series are:

‘Peeled Apples’ (Andrew Weatherall)
‘Jackie Collins Existential Question Time’ (Saint Etienne)
‘Me And Stephen Hawking’ (British Sea Power)
‘This Joke Sport Severed’ (Patrick Wolf)
‘Journal For Plague Lovers’ (Optimo (Espacio))
‘She Bathed Herself In A Bath Of Bleach’ (The Pariahs)
‘Facing Page Top Left’ (Adem)
‘Marlon JD’ (New Young Pony Club)
‘Doors Closing Slowly’ (The Horrors)
‘All Is Vanity’ (Errors)
‘Pretension/Repulsion’ (Four Tet)
‘Virginia State Epileptic Colony’ (Fuck Buttons)
‘William’s Last Words’ (Underworld)
‘Bag Lady’ (Jonathan Krisp)