The Alarm Lyrics Follow
The Alarm are a Welsh alternative rock/new wave band that formed in Rhyl, Wales, in 1981. 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. They retain a loyal following.
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.
A New South Wales / The Rock Single
Presence of Love Single
The Chant Has Just Begun Single
Sixty Eight Guns Single
The Stand Single
- Think Again
- The Life You Seek Does Not Exist
- With Friends Like You Who Needs Enemies
- Alone Together
- In The Beauty Of My Surroundings
- All Seeing
- Right Back From Where I Started
- Where Were You Hiding When The Strom Broke?
- In A Big Country
- Where Are We Going And What Are We Going To Do When We Get There
- Where Have All The Good Times Gone
- It Happens
- The Terms And Conditions
- Peace Agreement
- When Everything Was Perfect
- My Defences
- The Search For The Real Life
- Rain Down
- When You Can't Have What Everybody Else Has
- 45 RPM
- The Normal Rules Do Not Apply
- How Long And How Much Longer ?
- Festival Of Light
- In The Poppyfields
- You're Only Young (And Innocent) Once