Daily Variety 11/10/04 Duo sounding Alarm for prank movie Band prank produces pic By Phil Gallo A true life rock ‘n’ roll ruse in which a veteran punk band proved it could compete with the youngsters is heading for the bigscreen. The Alarm, a Welsh punk outfit that was described as “the acoustic Clash” when they emerged in 1983 with “68 Guns,” found an intriguing way to return to the [read more]
The Alarm are offered a support slot with Tom Petty, but IRS refuses to pay for it. Change did not sell as well as expected, and IRS did not want to send the band on another huge tour. It would be their last, best chance to reach a wider audience.