Vive la résistance!: Inside the Manic Street Preachers' new album

James Hanley

There is an incredible, tell-all book to be written on the Manic Street Preachers’ near 30-year career. Just don’t expect Nicky Wire to be the one that writes it.

“I signed a contract with Faber & Faber and tried to write it myself, but I just found it really boring,” admits the endearingly acid-tongued bass player. “I didn’t think I was very good at it and I don’t really want to do it with a ghostwriter, so I’m not sure ...

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