Articles Tagged 'Nicky Wire'

‘Little Britain’ Invades ‘Doctor Who’

Whovians: take note! More news is starting to filter out about some of the special guest appearances in the new series of Doctor Who, and one name in particular has jumped out, especially if you’re a fan of Little Britain. David Walliams has signed up to play an alien called Gibbis in a story called […]

Manics’ Nicky Wire Wants Michael Sheen for ‘Doctor Who’ Story

POTENTIAL SPOILER ALERT: For those still squealing over Doctor Who‘s April 23 season premiere on BBC America, we have a couple of related news bits to sate your excitement. According to Digital Spy, Nicky Wire recently revealed to BBC Radio 2 that his long-awaited Doctor Who script is still in the works. The story is […]

Music Roundup: The Bewitching Brilliance of Esben and the Witch

We fell madly for Esben and the Witch‘s goth-tinged soundscape upon hearing the eerie “Marching Song” last fall. And this week, the Brighton, England trio finally brings their long-awaited debut album, Violet Cries, to U.S. shores. “Dread is what Esben and the Witch do best, yet they’re not about cheap shocks, and they’re not kitsch […]

Interview With Manic Street Preachers Drummer Sean Moore, Pt. 3

Anglophenia music contributor Lindsay Davis conducted this exclusive 3-part interview with Manic Street Preachers drummer Sean Moore. Click here to view Part 1. For Part 2, click here. Manic Street Preachers‘ tenth and most recent release Postcards from a Young Man is currently at No. 3 on the UK album chart (just behind The Script‘s […]

Interview With Manic Street Preachers Drummer Sean Moore, Pt. 2

Anglophenia music contributor Lindsay Davis conducted this exclusive interview with Manic Street Preachers drummer Sean Moore. Click here to view Part 1. Manic Street Preachers‘ 10th album, Postcards From A Young Man, has released in the UK. In Part 1 of Anglophenia’s exclusive interview with Manics drummer Sean Moore, you read about the new album […]

Interview With Manic Street Preachers Drummer Sean Moore, Pt. 1

Anglophenia music contributor Lindsay Davis conducted this exclusive interview with Manic Street Preachers drummer Sean Moore. It was 1992 when the Welsh band Manic Street Preachers released their first album Generation Terrorists with punk, alt rock, and some might say prophetic gusto. Comprised of guitarist/frontman James Dean Bradfield, bassist Nicky Wire, and drummer Sean Moore, […]

Interview with Nicky Wire of the Manic Street Preachers

Welsh rock band Manic Street Preachers may not have made a huge splash in the U.S., but they are one of the biggest bands of the past two decades in the UK. While other bands like Blur, Suede, and, most recently, Oasis have fizzled or flamed out, the Manics have remained together since 1986. Bassist […]