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Wed, Oct 16, 2019

The Alarm

Shows: 739
Earliest: Jun 10, 1981
Latest: Sep 8, 2019
Next Show: Sat Nov 23,2019 at Perth Theatre in Perth, United Kingdom
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[WikiPedia] The Alarm are a British alternative rock/new wave band, formed in 1981 in Rhyl, North Wales. Initially formed as a punk band, "The Toilets" in 1977, under lead vocalist Mike Peters, the band soon embraced rock, displaying marked influences from Welsh language and culture. By opening for acts such as U2 and Bob Dylan, they became a popular alternative rock band of the 1980s, retaining a loyal following to the present day. The Alarm's highest charting single in Britain was 1983's "Sixty Eight Guns", which reached number 17 in the UK Singles Chart. Their 1984 album, Declaration, which contained "Sixty Eight Guns", peaked at number six in the UK Albums Chart.