During th Absolute Tour, at the soundcheck at the Birmingham Odeaon, the first very of “Strength” is recorded.
‘The Rock (acoustic demo)’ [3:08] (Macdonald/Peters), The AlarmLead Vocals:Mike PetersLyrics: Oh I have waited for you In the crossfire of isolation This tension will find release Sweatstain, confusion I�m black, get white eyes at night Where angels and men Still fear to tread And no-one�s ever holding back Stood like a raft in the wind There is a sea crashing over me There is a rock That will it�s ground [read more]
‘Something’s Gotta Give’ [??:??] (Peters/Stevenson/Adams/Grantly), The AlarmLead Vocals:Mike PetersLyrics: I’m getting shot by both sides Misunderstood, victimised I’ve paid a high price, penalised My wrong is someone’s right I want all the love you can give me I want all the love you can spare This isn’t how the world was meant to be They didn’t fight a war just for me I’m waking up before I sleep Nothing comes [read more]
10/15/1990: The Alarm, “Unsafe Building 1990” released in UK Summary The first single to be released to promote the “Standards” album was a double A-side re-recording of The Alarm’s first single, feturing “Unsafe Building” and “Up For Murder”.Press Release Set List Band Comments Fan Comments