The Stone Roses are a rock band formed in Manchester in 1983. They were one of the pioneering groups in the Madchester movement which took place in the late 1980's and early 1990's. The bands lineup consists on Singer Ian Brown, Guitarist John Squire, Bassist Mani and Drummer Reni. They released their self titled debut album in 1989 and it is regarded as one of the best british albums ever recorded. Their Second album, 'Second Coming' was released in 1994 to mixed reviews. They split in 1996 and reformed in 2011. 2016 saw them release their first new material in 20 years.