Knife Edge released as a single in the UK. It reaches #43 in the UK. There was no USA release. Instead, IRS released Absolute Reality to radio, where it had already been played to death in 1984, so it didn’t make adent.
6/12/1983: The Alarm, ZZEW Dallas radio interview Summary This interview was a dual appearance with Bono of U2 and the Mike Peters portion is featured on the MPO website. This interview is a true collector’s item because Mike Peters premiered a then-unreleased version of “Blaze of Glory” (it later turned up as a b-side for “Absolute Reality”) and Bono played a tape of one of U2’s earliest demos “The Fool”.Press [read more]
‘Walk Forever By My Side’ [3:32] (MacDonald/Peters), The AlarmLead Vocals:Mike PetersLyrics: Walk forever by my side Never lose sight of the day When we will run through all our weakness On through the fields Strewn with our broken dreams Walk forever by my side Stay forever in the light Never lose sight of the way For I alone can’t face the future I need your strength To help me make [read more]
‘When You Can’t Have What Everybody Else Has (itpf bond)’ [??:??] (Mike Peters), The AlarmLead Vocals:Mike PetersLyrics: