The first version of “Blaze Of Glory” is recorded with Mick Glossop in Redan Studios, London. The song was written as a defense for their new friends U2, who were being attacked in the press. “Thoughts Of A Youngman” is also recorded.
2/10/1986: The Alarm, “4C+” France Summary Press Release Set List Band Comments Fan Comments
‘Reason 41 (demo)’ [2:44] (Sharp), The AlarmLead Vocals:Dave SharpLyrics: Reason number 1 I used to wonder why that when it’s black there is no light And why when it is day that there is never any night I got talking to a soldier and he tried to set me right He said,”if you want peace then you will always have to fight” Hey! Reason number 9 Now I went searching [read more]
‘Black Sun’ [4:30] (The Alarm), The AlarmLead Vocals:Mike PetersLyrics: I run for my life Under the black sunlight On deserted streets Uneasy dreams I sleep In this forgitten place I’m a forgotten face Sometimes I don’t exist Like the dust swept aside Fade away on the wind fadeaway To walk away into the tide walkaway That’s the end That’s the end The end of the great black gold That’s the [read more]