6/2/2002: Alarm 2002, Robin 2, Bilston, Wolverhampton Summary Press Release The Alarm 2002, Spear Of Destiny, The Mighty Wah! Resistance Tour 2002! 3 Headliners, Playing some of the greatest rock and roll of any decade. This promises to be the THE tour of year, if not the new millenium. Manifesto THE RESISTANCE STARTS HERE! ITS ABOUT THE RETURN OF ROCK AND ROLLS SONGS ABOUT SOMETHING – New songs great songs [read more]
At precisely 21.00 Hours on the 25th January 2003, Mike Peters and The Alarm took to the stage and delivered a 2 hour and 50 minute rock and roll extravaganza of brilliant new songs and and the best that their illustrious past has to offer. On entering the venue, which was decked out in huge swathes of poppy fields projected onto walls, back drops and matching white amplification and drums, [read more]
Ian wilson from Wasted Talent, the booking agent for U2, The Clash, The Police, The Pretenders ses the band and agrees to become their manager. His ties to those other bands help The Alarm get started. In effect Wilson becomes the de-facto 5th member of the band, and the realtionship lasts until 1988.