Happy birthday to the missing Manic Street Preachers guitarist Richey Edwards wherever he may be. Being born so close to Dec. 25, he narrowly avoided actually being named Christmas.
Richey disappeared on February 1, 1995 but the remaining Manics have kept his legacy alive. In 2009, they released Journal For Plague Lovers – an album full of songs using the lyrics found in Richey’s journals.
Happy birthday to Richey wherever he may be. Let’s take a look at some classic Manics tunes featuring our Richey: