As one of the most renowned early 80’s wave bands, the Alarm have made over five-million sales worldwide and achieved 16 Top 50 UK singles, including their highest charting single “Sixty Eight Guns” which reached number 17 in the UK Singles Chart. While the Alarm band members have changed over time, it currently consists of Mike Peters, James Stevenson, Jules Jones Peters and Steve “Smiley” Barnard.
In 1997, the Alarm originally formed as a punk band under lead vocalist Mike Peters. In 1981, they renamed themselves as the Alarm in Rhyl Wales and embraced rock and influences from Welsh language and culture. The Alarm rose to prominence during the 1980s, supporting world-class acts such as U2 and Bob Dylan. The Alarm then went onto release numerous successful albums, including “Declaration” (1984) which featured “Sixty Eight Guns”.
The Alarm recently released their highly anticipated album, Sigma in 2019 and then War in 2021. Having enjoyed an extensive US Summer tour and appeared at the Isle of Wight festival, the Alarm has announced its Sigma Tour!
184 Camden High St, Camden Town, London NW1 8QP, London1
Friday, 25 Mar