“Absolute Reality” released as a single. It reaches #35 in the UK, and the band is back In the running again.
8/31/1987: The Alarm, Greenbelt Festival, Castle Ashby, England Summary Press Release Set List First ever performance of Rain in the SummertimeBand Comments Fan Comments
This is the kind of record that could only come from a young band. Determined, committed and naive, the five songs on this EP have all the hallmarks of idealistic youth: simple, forceful music, rambling strings of earnestly poetic images and the conviction that speaking out just might change a few things. And like Bob Dylan, U2 or the Clash, these four young Welshmen pull it off. The Alarm don’t [read more]
Day Thirty Three: Monday 4th July 2005 I get into the studio early today as I want to try and work up a song for ‘Zero’. J.J. has been good to us and I want to do my best to honor his request. At home I had remembered a riff that I had come up with on stage while we were recording the St. David’s Day concert for Radio Cymru. [read more]