Gig announcement: Manic Street Preachers to play at open air North East concert

The Manic Street Preachers.The Manic Street Preachers.
The Manic Street Preachers.

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Welsh rockers Manic Street Preachers will take to the stage in the North East this summer for an open air spectacular.

It’s been announced that the band, whose hits include A Design For Life and If You Tolerate This Your Children Will Be Next, will play Live from Times Square in Newcastle on August 5 as part of a series of gigs at the Tyneside site.

Tickets are on sale now priced £40 here.

Also lined up to perform across a series of Live from Times Square weekends are Jake Bugg on July 27, James on July 29 and Hacienda Classical on August 4.