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Watch the Manics' struggle to smash up guitar at end of show

Trashing the stage and breaking instruments has always been a staple of the punk-rock performance and no one has done more for punk than the Manic Street Preachers.

They’re a band who have defined a genre and definitely matured over time in sound, style and substance.

So when it came to smashing up his bass guitar at the end of their homecoming show at Cardiff Castle last Friday, it finally looked as though time may have taken it’s toll on these Welsh legends – we’re fairly sure they won’t hanging their (replacement instruments) any time soon though.

Have a watch below:

Will De Nardo