Responding to the double chart failure of “The Deceiver” and “The Chant”, the Alarm attempt to quickly regain momentum by recording a new song at Good Earth with Alan Shacklock. “Absolute Reality” end-up sounding much like the best songs from Declaration. The song came from demos for their next album.
Description:Dave Sharp, Mike PetersCredits:Photo Provided By Jeff Lusardo
ZIGZAG 1982 INTERVIEW + BANDS REUNITED THE ALARM, they hail from North Wales. The Alarm, they dwell in Battersea. The Alarm, they rehearse in a T-Shirt Factory. The Alarm, they are here. In fact the four of them are sitting in the steamy confines of Mike�s Cafe. Mike Peters (Acoustic Guitar and Bass), Dave Sharp (Acoustic Number Two), Nigel Twist (Drums) and Eddie MacDonald (Acoustic and Electric Guitar, Mouth-organs, Paraphernalia). [read more]
5/30/1986: The Alarm, California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo, CA Summary Press Release Set List Band Comments Fan Comments The SLO show was interesting in the fact that the stage collapsed during the second song of the set. The band left the stage while the facilities people nailed the stage back together. After about a half hour, the band came back out and played a great set which included [read more]