VIDEO: Manic Street Preachers – This Is The Day (The The Cover)


Blackwood’s Manic Street Preachers have released a new single today, ‘This Is The Day’. It’s a cover of the 1983 The The track, it’s the new cut on their forthcoming singles collection National Treasures out through Sony on the 31st of October. Watch the video for the track below, a rifle through archived footage of the Manics past.

THIS IS THE DAY is a cover of the 1983 The The track taken from the synth-noir classic album Soul Mining. The band have been fans of the group and their version echoes the original.The single is available via download now and includes the b-side We Were Never Told.

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