Nicky Wire announces solo show

The Manic Street Preacher announces one-off gig

Nicky Wire has announced a one-off gig at the Purple Turtle in Camden, north London on July 1.

It follows his recent sell-out show at the Hay-on-Wye Literary Festival.

The Manic Street Preachers bassist will play with a full band, Secret Society as part of the Stay Beautiful club night.

His first solo album ’I Killed The Zeitgeist’ is set to be released in September.

As previously reported by NME.COM, Manics singer James Dean Bradfield will also release his debut solo album ’The Great Western’ on July 24.

Meanwhile the Manics are also working on their follow up to their 2004 album ’Lifeblood’.