The tour bus might have stopped rolling but there’s not much time to draw breath… I head for Norway this weekend to play the Dronningsford Festival near Bergen in a solo acoustic capacity as Mike Peters on Friday 19th and also in full electric mode with The Alarm on Saturday night, 20th June. It’s the first time the sound of The Alarm has been heard in Scandinavia since the late 1980’s and hopefully it will be the first of many visits in the years to come….
12/13/1999: Mike Peters, Manchester University Main Hall Summary Support to Big Country. Featuring Eddie Macdonald on acoustic guitarPress Release Eddie MacDonald from the Alarm and Mike Peters support Big Country with a full electric band!Set List Band Comments Mike Peters – Guitar & Vocals Eddie Macdonald – Acoustic Guitar James Stevenson – Electric Guitar Craig Adams – Bass Steve Grantly – DrumsFan Comments
Since the Sharpening Club closed down, it’s been busy times back at MPO HQ. ‘Mopping up’ after the USA, ‘setting up’ for the Gathering Nine and ‘revving up’ for the UK Second Generation Tour. Despite his busy schedule Mike has been ‘stepping up’ with his personal trainer, Johnny Marine: ‘pressing up’ in streams and running up local mountains. Performing for two hours a night requires great stamina and so Mike [read more]
Interview By George Gimarc on The Rock n’ Roll Alternative Radio Show. KZEW Radio Station, Dallas, Texas. 12th June 1983. The Alarm toured America for the first time as guests of U2 on the final stage of the War Tour. This interview was conducted around midnight, the night before the two bands played the Bronco Bowl, Dallas. G.G. This is the Rock n’ Roll Alternative and we are back, we [read more]