While Dave and Nigel stayed at Ezee Hire, Eddie and Mike at The Waterfront in London. They recorded many demos using a drum machine and synthesizer, plus guitars. From thesee demos the future “Eye” songs .’Newtown Jericho’, “Only Love Can Set Me Free”, and the Raw song “Lead Me Through The Darkness”. Eddie Macdonald has described this time his “happiest time in The Alarm’.
THOUGHTS OF A YOUNG MAN Interview by Selma, Firework Fanzine, 1985 (Transcribed for the Internet by Craig Pennuto) Thanks are in order to Alarm manager Ian Wilson, alarm roadie Red-Eye, and, of course, to Mike, not only for taking the time out from his extremely busy schedule to chat, but for being so sweet to his amateur interviewer! We started off by talking about our favorite band ….. FW – [read more]