'Design For Life' looks back on the band's colourful career...

Manic Street Preachers are the subject of a BBC RADIO 2 documentary next month.

‘Design For Life’ is broadcast on October 12 at 8pm. The show will cover their entire career from the band’s early days, through to the release of their forthcoming hits compilation ‘Forever Delayed’ on October 28.

The program features music from the Manic Street Preachers and an interview with missing guitarist Richey Edwards, recorded in January 1991.

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