In 3rd major tragedy in 4 months befalls The Alarm when Nigel Twists’ step-father comits suicide. Nigel is the one who finds him.
12/18/1988: The Alarm, Northgate Arena, Chester (Mike Peters Blinded) Summary Mike is blinded on-stage by the intense heat from spotlights. Shows in Birmingmham and London are cancelled. Mike regains sight two weeks later.Press Release Set List “How The Mighty Fall” is played for the first time.Band Comments Fan Comments
Day Thirty Eight: Monday 11th July 2005 Finally get to the Doghouse Studios and it feels like home straight away. George and Barrie are there to meet me, Jules and Dylan. Barriemore Barlow is the owner and he once played drums for Jethro Tull back in the seventies. He is a great guy always full of jokes. The weather is beautiful, there is a swimming pool and a small football [read more]
From Rolling Stone Online (June 14th, 2006) The Alarm End Fifteen-Year Hiatus Ending a fifteen-year hiatus, U.K. post-punks the ALARM drop their new album stateside on June 13th and perform a one-off gig on July 12th at New York’s Bowery Ballroom. The band hopes to embark on a full U.S. tour in support of Under Attack — which refers in part to frontman MIKE PETERS’ decade-long battle with leukemia — [read more]