The Alarm

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Formed in Rhyl, Wales, during 1981, this energetic pop outfit originally comprised Mike Peters (25 February 1959; vocals/guitar), David Sharp (b. 28 January 1959, Salford, Lancashire, England; vocals/guitar), Eddie MacDonald (b. 1 November 1959; bass), and Nigel Twist (b. 18 July 1958; drums). Originally known as Seventeen, they changed their name after recording a self-penned song titled ‘Alarm Alarm’. Peters was anxious to steer the band in the direction of U2, whose commitment and... Read more

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80s
rock
new wave
alternative
seen live
welsh
alternative rock
british
post-punk
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