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Seasons Greetings from Mike Peters

Seasons Greetings I’ve just played my final show of 2014 in Bergen, Norway and am finally on my way home with Jules, Dylan and Evan

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Mike Peters @ The BBC This December

This New Years Eve, BBC Radio Wales will dedicate an evenings programming to the work of Mike Peters and The Alarm. Beginning with a re-broadcast

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Australia Rocked 2014

Mike Peters rocked Australia as the Declaration tour descended into Sydney, New South Wales and Perth in Western Australia this December. It was the first time the Alarm's music had ever ...
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MP Rocks The Congress

Last night at the World Cancer Congress 2014 in Melbourne, Australia, Mike Peters co-founder of the Love Hope Strength cancer charity established himself as the world's most inspirational cancer survivor. He ...
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World Cancer Congress 2014

Mike Peters will take to the World Stage later today when he delivers an opening address to 3,000+ delegates and world leaders at the World Cancer Congress 2014 in Melbourne ...
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By Your Side Appeal

Welsh rocker and cancer patient Mike Peters is launching a major 'By Your Side' fundraising drive to enhance cancer care across North Wales with a ‘Big Busk’ in each of ...
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Mike Peters Norway 2014

Mike Peters will make his annual trip to Bergen, Norway to play 'Sammenkomsten II' this December 19th and 20th. Over two nights at the Madam Felle venue on Friday / Saturday ...
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New Releases Available Now

Three brand new Mike Peters / Alarm Releases Available to order now @ the alarm.com Mike Peters & The Alarm Xmas Bundle 2014 SPECIAL OFFER with Free Postage Anywhere In the World (NB: Offer ...
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Australian Tour – December 2014

As the Declaration World tour 2014 continues Mike Peters will take the music of The Alarm to Australia for the first time ever this December. It promises to be a fitting ...
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Mike Peters World Cancer Congress 2014

Mike Peters has been invited to represent Love Hope Strength Foundation and appear at the World Cancer Congress in Melbourne, Australia on December 6th to host a finale concert under ...
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The Scriptures – On Sale Now

It is with great pleasure that I can finally announce the official release for The Scriptures – Now!!! The World’s Longest Officially Released Song is available to order as a Double ...
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Star Studded ‘Compass’ Album

Earlier this year, Mike went to the Red Bull studios in London to participate in an all-star collaboration for an album to be released in 2015. Check out the news article ...
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Dead Men Walking reviews

DEAD MEN WALKING, LA RECORD – REVIEW Photos and words by David Valera “This is a rock concert!” How dare anyone in the crowd at the Troubadour stare into their cell phones ...
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Strength 2015 – Even More Dates

Mike Peters Presents: The Alarm - Strength 30th Anniversary UK Tour 2015 www.thealarm.com is pleased to announce MORE DATES ADDED to the Mike Peters 30th Anniversary Strength Tour 2015. "And the word I seek ...
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Strength Tour – More Dates Added

Mike Peters Presents: The Alarm - Strength 30th Anniversary UK Tour 2015 www.thealarm.com is pleased to announce more dates added to the Mike Peters 30th Anniversary Strength Tour 2015. "The Iron Gates clang in ...
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Strength – 30th Anniversary Tour

Mike Peters Presents: The Alarm - Strength 30th Anniversary UK Tour 2015 30.01.15 LLANDUDNO THE GATHERING Tickets 31.01.15 LLANDUDNO THE GATHERING Tickets 06.03.15 LEEDS BRUDENELL Tickets 08.03.15 SHEFFIELD 02 ACADEMY Tickets 14.03.15 OXFORD 02 ACADEMY Tickets 21.03.15 BIRMINGHAM O2 ACADEMY Tickets 16.04.15 LIVERPOOL CAVERN ...
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Final USA Dates 2014

The final US dates of Mike Peters Declaration Tour has will conclude with dates at the Tupelo Music Hall in Londonderry, New Hampshire on September 19th and a much anticipated ...
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More Dead Men Walking

Due to phenomenal public demand in the City of Los Angeles, Dead Men Walking have added two more shows ahead of their 'Sold Out' concert at the Troubadour, West Hollywood ...
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Pledge Peace & Get On The Record

Pledge Peace For The Holy Land. A lot of people have written to thealarm.com asking how they can become part of 'The Scriptures' world breaking team without having to create lyrics, sing or play ...
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Tokyo Rocks to Declaration

Mike Peters just completed two fantastic shows at Billboard Live in Tokyo, celebrating 30 years since the release of The Alarm's Declaration album in 1984. In 2014, each performance had a ...
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Dead Men Walking!

The Infamous Dead Men Walking will once again tread the boards in California, USA this September 14th with a one off show at the world famous Troubadour in West Hollywood. Tickets ...
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Declaration – Tokyo, Japan

Mike Peters - ‘Declaration’ 30th Anniversary World Tour will continue to Japan for a special event at Billboard Live, Tokyo, Japan on Monday 25th August 2014. Mike Peters will present 'Declaration' ...
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Last Night On Broadway

The final night of Mike Peters 3 Night Stand on Broadway at the Iridium will be an all request affair with audience members being invited to hand in written suggestions ...
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Mike Peters On Broadway

Mike Peters begins his three night stand at the Iridium on Broadway on Saturday 26th July with two shows at 7-30 and 10-30. You can also catch Mike live on air ...
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The Scriptures reaches 90%

The world record breaking attempt – The Scriptures has just passed the 90% mark of its target figure in just over one week…. amazing news indeed and so thanks to ...
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Bospop photos

The trip to 'Bospop' was a great success! The packed venue was treated to the 'Declaration' set, a few extra hits....and even a brand new song. Bospop is recognised a friendly ...
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Get On The Record – The Alarm

Mike Peters is launching a campaign to write and record the World's Longest Officially Released Song and needs your creative input to help him complete the task and break the current ...
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Snowdon Rocks 2014

Snowdon Rocks! Go Green! Blue Skies! Awyr Glas! A perfect day with special people! Thanks to the 200 trekkers who joined Mike Peters & the Love Hope Strength Foundation on ...
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Bospop with Simple Minds

This July 12th 2014, Mike Peters takes his one-man Alarm / Declaration show to Holland for a special one-off appearance at Bospop Festival alongside fellow celt rockers and headline act ...
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Declaration – Sesiwn Fawr Wales

Mike Peters will make a return to the Sesiwn Fawr Festival in Dolgellau, Wales on Saturday July 19th 2014. Tickets are available via the Sesiwn Fawr website and also on the ...
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Mike Peters – Backstreets Interview

From an feature interview with Mike Peters in 'Backstreets magazine', and on backstreets.com, which has been covering the music of Bruce Springsteen for over 30 years. Mike Peters: 30 Years Later, ...
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Join us on the Mountains

It's not too late to sign up and join the Love Hope Strength Foundation climbs to the summit of Ben Nevis on Saturday morning and also the following weekend on ...
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Declaration Norway review

I've been fortunate enough to make the trip to Norway with Mike Peters on three occasions now. And it's always a highlight of the touring schedule. Norway is a beautiful country, ...
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The Alarm 6.6.1981-2014

The live concert history of The Alarm began 33 years ago in Prestatyn, North Wales on the 6th of June 1981. Here is another chance to see the video clip recorded ...
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Mike Peters & Tim Timebomb

Mike Peters recent tour of California featured a visit to Silverlake, Los Angeles for an interview with Tim Armstrong who is the unmistakeable voice of Rancid, Op Ivy and The ...
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Declaration @ The BBC

To celebrate 30 years since The Alarm's debut album, Mike Peters joins forces with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales to perform some of the band's greatest songs. The complete 90 ...
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Declaration Vinyl – Dispatched!

The Alarm - Declaration 2014 Vinyl Limited Edition 2014 (which sold out exclusively via www.thealarm.com), has been dispatched today. All of us at thealarm.com want to thank members of the '300' ...
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U2 Tribute to Mike Peters

In advance of the BBC Radio Wales Music Day 2014 broadcast of the 30th anniversary Declaration show at Hoddinott Hall in The Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff, we are pleased to ...
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Horizons Sing – Photos & News

The Horizons Sing event was a fantastic success. The show, which sold out in less than 10 minutes, saw Mike Peters perform a selection of songs including a Declaration set with ...
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Latest Tour Photos

Photos from the last 4 tour dates on the Declaration 2014 UK Tour (all SOLD OUT shows) are now available to view on our flickr channel. The shows, two in Otley, ...
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Gathering Tickets On Sale Now

The Gathering 2015 – Tickets On Sale Now MIKE PETERS // THE ALARM - THE GATHERING 23 Friday 30th of January, Saturday 31st & Sunday 1st February 2015 Venue Cymru, Llandudno, North ...
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Declaration – Vinyl Sold Out!

The Alarm - Declaration 2014 Vinyl Limited Edition 2014 completely sold out within weeks of going on sale exclusively via www.thealarm.com and we are pleased to announce that copies will ...
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Gathering 23 – On Sale Thursday

The Gathering 2015 – Tickets On Sale Thursday 10th April @ 9.00 AM MIKE PETERS // THE ALARM - THE GATHERING 23 Friday 30th of January, Saturday 31st & Sunday 1st February ...
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Latest News & Photos

Mike, Jules and everyone at the MPO would like to thank you for the amazing support on the Declaration Tour. All the remaining 5 UK shows in Otley, Manchester, Newcastle and ...
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Declaration – Tour Photos

The recent Declaration 2014 shows at Preston, Chester, Worcester and Exeter were all resoundingly successful with a great atmosphere generated every time Mike took to the stage. Each of the first ...
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Tour – Manchester – Sold Out

We are pleased to announce that the Manchester show of the Declaration UK tour 2014 at The Deaf Institute for April 5th has now sold out. Tickets are now only available ...
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HORIZONS SING – SOLD OUT!

HORIZONS SING! - COMPLETELY SOLD OUT. Horizons Sing! The complete allocation for this show has now sold out within minutes of being made available. Mike Peters was live on air at BBC ...
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HORIZONS SING – BBC CONCERT

HORIZONS SING! Mike Peters and the National Orchestra of Wales will perform together with Acquire Choir to celebrate 30 years of Declaration and the fifth anniversary of BBC Radio Wales Music Day. This amazing ...
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Mike Peters @ SXSW / NYC 2014

It was a hectic week for Mike Peters at SXSW. A crammed schedule of events saw Mike Peters make 9 appearances in just four days. Following on from two sell out ...
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3 Night Stand On Broadway

Following on from the success of two complete 'sell out' shows this March 15th, Mike Peters will perform a very special and unique '3 Night Stand' in New York this summer ...
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Ben Nevis Rocks 3

Saturday, 14 June 2014. Ben Nevis is the highest mountain in Britain, rising 1,344 metres (4,406 ft) above sea level around the hills and Monroes of the Scottish Highlands.  The route ...
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New Tour Photos

The latest four Declaration shows were a great success, with two sell-outs in Bristol and London, and two more packed shows in Birmingham and Bristol. The photos from these shows are ...
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James Stevenson – New Album

The brand new, and long awaited album, from Alarm guitarist James Stevenson was released on 10th March 2014. ‘Everything’s Getting Closer To Being Over’ is a coherent album full of decent ...
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BBC SPECIAL – A NEW SOUTH WALES

Mike Peters featured on the ever popular 'I Write The Songs' radio program on Saturday 8th March on BBC Radio Wales talking in detail about the song 'A New South Wales' which ...
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Tour – More Shows Sell Out

We are pleased to announce that the last night of the Declaration UK tour 2014 at Newcastle Cluny Theatre on April 6th has now sold out. We have also been advised ...
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Latest Declaration Tour Photos

The latest Declaration Tour photos are now available to see. Click here for the tour photos The latest shows were in Derby, and then three in South Wales. The Flowerpot show in Derby ...
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Mike Peters – SXSW 2014

Mike Peters Declaration Tour will continue to the USA on March 10th when Mike Peters will be performing at South By Southwest 2014 (SXSW), Austin, Texas from March 11th -14th ...
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Latest Merchandise

All the latest Mike Peters / Alarm merchandise is available in the store now. We now have full stock of the popular "Marching On" jacket, as worn by Mike Peters! Ladies ...
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Declaration in Norway

The Declaration 2014 tour is heading to Norway for 8 shows in May. More info and ticket links will follow. This will be a great opportunity for fans in Norway to experience ...
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Declaration Tour photos & T.V.

The Declaration Tour 2014 has now completed another 3 shows, The Gassienda - Keighley, Central Station - Wrexham and The Liquid Rooms - Edinburgh. Photos from the shows can be found ...
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The Dressing Room Sessions

Throughout the Declaration tour 2014, thealarm.com is introducing a new download service in the form of a uniquely coded card that will be given to everyone who makes a music, ...
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Declaration 2014 – Live review

Super live review from the Oxford Academy show on Sunday 16th February. "The second half of the show was the performance of Declaration, and it was stunning. With every track being ...
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Gathering Review – UberRock

We have been getting some great tour reviews from the Declaration 2014 Tour which will post soon, but we also just received this Gathering review from UberRock. www.uberrock.co.uk
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Mike Peters – Oxford O2

The first two shows of the Declaration 2014 Tour have set the standard for the rest of the shows. Click here for the photos from Liverpool and Oxford We have received many ...
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Declaration 2014 – Order Now

The Alarm - Declaration and Declaration Collection (Limited Edition of 300) is available to order now (February 13th 2014), exactly 30 years to the day since the original album was ...
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Declaration – More Shows Sold Out

Mike Peters Declaration shows in the UK and USA are selling out. In the USA, both concert appearances in New York at the Iridium on March 15th have completely sold out ...
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Gathering 22 – 2014

Purchase The Gathering 2014 on DVD and CD here https://thealarm.myshopify.com Photos from The Gathering 2014 all our photos on the flickr galleries are available to download Friday - Rehearsal and acoustic show Saturday Daytime ...
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Gathering – Review & Photos

Mike Peters and The Alarm delivered an electrifying weekend of music at The Gathering 22 which was sold out to capacity (1300) and celebrating a return to LLandudno after a ...
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GATHERING 2014 – ITINERARY

Bring It On! If you have tickets and are attending this years 'SOLD OUT' Gathering then here is the itinerary of all the events taking place. 2014 - The year of Declaration ...
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Questions for Mike Peters

At this years Gethering, on the Saturday afternoon at 2pm, Mike Peters will be holding a 'Sixty Minutes Q&A' session. Questions will be taken from the floor, but if you would ...
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THE GATHERING – SOLD OUT!

Are You Going To Be There? The Gathering 22 which takes place over three days on January 31st, February 1st and 2nd 2014 at Venue Cymru in Llandudno, North Wales is ...
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Vinyl Showing on Sky

Sky Movies Premiere in the UK is showing 'Vinyl' at the following times Friday 24th January - 5pm Friday 24th January - 6pm (Sky Movies +1) Saturday 25th January -  9.10am This is your ...
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Declaration in California

We are pleased to announce that the Mike Peters Declaration Tour will be in California in April 2014. More dates are likely to be announced soon, but the current line up ...
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Ask Simon Facebook Chat

Pre-Gathering Live Chat with "Ask Simon" As we near The Gathering 22, we thought it would be a great idea for Simon to be available for a live chat on The ...
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Bruce Springsteen

Mike joined Wille Nile and Bruce Springsteen on stage last night at the Light Of Day benefit show at the Paramount Theater on Saturday 18th January. Find out about Light Of ...
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Jules – News

"I find myself in reverie…" It's that time again…. 8 weeks on and Mike and I are back in Ysbyty Gwynedd in Bangor, awaiting the results of Mike's blood tests. The Alaw ...
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Gathering Countdown – James

Hi everyone. If you follow me on Facebook or Twitter you will know what a crazy year I've had! Gigs with five different bands. Seventy odd gigs with The Cult. Finishing ...
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Mike Peters – New Jersey 18.01.14

Mike Peters will be in the USA on Saturday 18th January 2014, to make a special guest appearance at the Bruce Springsteen supported Light Of Day Benefit Concert for Parkinson's ...
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Gathering Countdown – with Smiley

Apparently its only 23 sleeps to The Gathering.. (You gotta love facebook).. This year will be my 4th... Its become a January institution .. something to look forward to after Crimbo ...
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Ask Simon in Llandudno

Do you have any questions about Llandudno or something relating to this years Gathering? Our Gathering Concierge, Simon Williams, was such a success in Prestatyn, that 'Ask Simon' is also making ...
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The Gathering – Ticket News

Attention all Gatherers! Thanks for ordering your Gathering tickets. It is hard to believe that this will be our 22nd year of Gatherings! We are excited to host Gathering 22 at ...
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The Gathering Masterclass

With guitars raised in the air, 'Declaration' / Marching On', has always proved to be a classic start to many an Alarm show throughout the eras and this year's Gathering ...
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2014 – The Year Of Declaration

What a year 2013 has been. My first thoughts are of being on stage at last January's Gathering with everyone as close to the stage as possible and rocking as hard ...
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Britain Against Cancer

Love Hope Strength @ Britain Against Cancer Love Hope Strength UK was present at the Britain Against Cancer Conference 2014 that took place in Central Hall Westminster on December 10th. Britain ...
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The Gathering 2014 – Set List?

The Gathering 2014 -  Set List? As the countdown to The Gathering 2014 (January 31st - February 2nd 2014) continues, Mike Peters has begun to turn his attention towards the set ...
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Declaration London – Sold Out

The Mike Peters Declaration show at London O2 Islington Academy has completely sold out. Mike Peters / Alarm fans who are intending to visit other shows on the tour are being further ...
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Christmas Declaration 2013

Mike Peters - The Alarm - Christmas Declaration 2013 The Alarm.com is pleased to announce details of the latest releases for the holiday season. 'Abide With Us' - The Alarm live ...
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Mike Peters – Norway 2013

Mike Peters will make his now annual trip to Bergen in Norway to play 'Sammenkomsten'. Over two nights at the Madam Felle venue on Friday / Saturday December 20th and 21st ...
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Declaration Glasgow – Sold Out

The Mike Peters Declaration show at King Tuts in Glasgow has completely sold out almost four months in advance. Mike Peters / Alarm fans who are intending to visit other shows ...
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Dewi Sant Rocks – Sold Out

Mike Peters will make a very special local appearance at Ysgol Dewi Sant, Rhyl, North Wales, November 29th for Dewi Sant Rocks (Sold Out). Dewi Sant Rocks is an acoustic concert ...
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Mike Peters – Light Of Day

Mike Peters will make a special guest appearance at the Light Of Day (Wales), Benefit Concert (Parkinson's Disease), at the Tape Community Arts Centre, Berthes Road, Old Colwyn, North Wales ...
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James Stevenson – Guitar Player

James recently had a feature in the premiere Guitarists magazine, Guitar Player. There is now an online version which are are pleased to share with all Alarm fans. www.guitarplayer.com
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Mike Peters – Declaration Wales

Mike Peters Declaration Tour is proud to announce the following shows in Wales. Fri Feb 21st –     Wrexham Central Station    01978 358780 -  www.centralstationvenue.com Fri Feb 28th –     Neath Gwyn Hall                 0300 ...
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Mike Peters – Declaration Scotland

Mike Peters Declaration Tour is proud to announce the following three shows in Scotland. Feb. 22nd Edinburgh Liquid Rooms Mar. 29th Glasgow King Tuts Mar. 30th Aberdeen Lemon Tree Tickets for these new dates ...
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Mike Peters – Big Country

JOURNEY n. pl. jour·neys A: The act of traveling from one place to another; a trip. I'm sure you will all have read, as I have, the postings on the Big Country Facebook ...
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Declaration Tour – New Dates Added

Mike Peters Declaration Tour has been extended to include the following venues around the UK. More dates will be added including Scotland and South Wales very soon. Tickets for these new dates ...
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Mike Peters – Declaration UK Tour 2014

Feb. 14th Liverpool O2 Academy Feb. 16th Oxford O2 Academy Mar. 05th Birmingham O2 Academy Mar. 06th Sheffield O2 Academy Mar. 07th London Islington O2 Academy Tickets for all dates are on sale now at ...
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Mission To Israel – Day Five – Nazareth

It's another early start for the Love Hope Strength team. It's Sunday but here in Tel Aviv it is the equivalent of Monday morning back home and so there is ...
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Mission To Israel – Day Four – Sea Of Galilee

My alarm clock has never been worked as hard as it is here in Tel Aviv. At 8.00 am Jules and I are waiting outside the hotel and within seconds ...
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Mike Peters – Live In NYC 2014

Mike Peters Presents The Alarm 'Declaration' 30th Anniversary. One night // Two Shows. Live in New York at Iridium 1650, Broadway. Saturday 15th March 2014. [First performance at 2000. Second performance at ...
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Mission To Israel – Day Three – Tel Aviv

Today begins at the more respectable hour of 10 o'clock and our first meeting of the day is with Miri Ziv of the Israeli Cancer Association at the Eretz Israel ...
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Mission To Israel – Day Two – Jerusalem

The light of the Golden City pours into the room at an altogether unholy hour… We have a meeting at 8 o'clock (6.00 AM for us technically), so we fight ...
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Mission To Israel – Day One – Arrival

Touchdown in Ben Gurion, Tel Aviv airport was greeted with a spontaneous round of applause from all the on board passengers (which is something I have not experienced since my ...
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MISSION TO ISRAEL On Wednesday October 2nd 2013, I will be travelling to Israel to give my support to an incredible lady named Dr. Amal Bishara who has been single-handedly ...
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68@30 – Young Guns Go For It!

Thirty years ago, on September 21 1983, The Alarm performed for the very first time on UK television show Top Of The Pops. 'Sixty Eight Guns' was in the UK ...
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Snowdon Rocked!

The summit of Snowdon: Here you are nearer to Heaven "Copa'r Wyddfa: yr ydych chwi, yma, Yn nes at y nefoedd" On Saturday September 14th 2013, 200 trekkers, on behalf of ...
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Ben Nevis Rocks – With Rainbows

On Saturday September 7th 2013, on our second annual climb to the summit of Ben Nevis, a brave team of LHS trekkers set off to conquer Ben Nevis on behalf ...
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68 Guns – 30th Anniversary Release

'Sixty Eight Guns Will Never Die' - The Alarm's evergreen 1983 single will celebrate the 30th anniversary of its original release on September 12th 2013. To mark the occasion, lead ...
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Ben Nevis Registration Still Open

Due to a flurry of last-minute registrations for this weekend's Love Hope Strength charity fundraising event, Ben Nevis Rocks, it has been decided to keep the registration open until mid-day ...
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Video Interview with Smiley

A great video interview with Smiley whilst out on the road with Archive. The article on the WikiDrummers website is in 3 parts, click here to view.
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Craig Adams on Mission Tour

Alarm bassist, Craig Adams is currently on tour with The Mission in the USA. The band are on tour promoting a brand new album 'The Brightest Light' and after the dates ...
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My LHS Story – Susan Striffolino

The story of Susan Striffolino and her LHS jouney is inspiring and heartwarming. Why not check out the LHS website and read Susan's amazing story. Click here for Susan's story
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LHS – Cyber Get Together

Join Love Hope Strength Founders Mike Peters and James Chippendale live on Facebook this Sunday at 1400 (GMT) / 7.00 PM (EST), for a cyber get together of all Love ...
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Mike Peters CBGB’s Interview

Mike Peters, sat down with CBGBs media team last year at the CBGB festival. Vinyl premiered at the festival last year. Thanks to the CBGB facebook page for posting this, and why ...
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Mike Peters NY ‘SOLD OUT’

We are very pleased to announce that Mike will be returning to the NY area for a very special solo show at Page One in Glen Cove, NY on Monday ...
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Mike Peters Blog – Updated

Mike Peters In America - Someone to Live For Mike Peters personal blog about his adventures in the USA has just been updated to include  the run through Texas which featured ...
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Cancer Fighter – Mike Peters

"Knowing that each one of our gigs has the potential to save lives is very humbling," Plant says of Peters' bone marrow registration booths at concerts Mike Peters, ...
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Devil’s Den-Ben Nevis-Snowdon

Greetings from Canada. I'm sat in the hotel lobby in Montreal, Canada and about to enter the final month of this long and adventurous tour with Big Country. I'm really looking forward ...
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Mike Peters Acoustic – Florida

Mike Peters will play an opening slot acoustic set with Cherie Curie (Lead singer of The Runaways), on August 29th at the Harriet Himmel Theater @ Cityplace in West Palm ...
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Mike Peters Blog – Updated

Mike Peters In America - Someone to Live For Mike Peters personal blog about his adventures in the USA has just been updated up to include  the July 10th Aspen show ...
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MY ALARM / LHS STORY – MICKEY COLLINS

Being born into a large family, music was always going to play a pivotal role in my upbringing through exposure to my sisters Elvis Pressley records and my brothers incessant ...
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Love Hope Strength @ Rewind this weekend

Love Hope Strength is proud to announce that we will be hosting a LHS stall and running a donor drive throughout the Rewind Festival in Scotland this weekend. A big thank ...
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Gathering – New Look Photo Files

Check out the new 'easier on the eye' layouts of all our recent Mike Peters / Alarm / Gathering photo collections on Flickr. Most of the shots were taken by our ...
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Vinyl – DVD / iTunes Release Now

VINYL - The Movie based on Mike Peters and The Alarm's rock and roll hoax of 2004 is available to order now on iTunes UK and Sky Box Office. The actual DVD itself ...
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James Stevenson News

Back on the Road. James Stevenson is hitting the road for a world tour with The Cult! Previously with the band in the mid-nighties, James will be taking on the Rhythm guitar ...
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Smiley – Out on The Road

Over the summer and autumn, Smiley is out on the road. He has 32 European festivals with Archive and the during Sept-Dec he is on the road in the UK with ...
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Mike Peters – On The Air [Part 2]

Mike Peters Interview @ KX935 Mike Peters was recently interviewed at length by Martin Hanlin (Founder member of The Silencers who toured with The Alarm in 1987/88), for KX 93.5 Radio ...
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Mike Peters – Solo in Austin, TX

Mike Peters is to perform a one off solo acoustic show in Austin, Texas on Monday, July 15th. The show will take place as part of Live Vibe's Sideshow Confessional Concert ...
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Mike Peters – On The Air [Part 1]

Mike Peters Interview @ KX935 Mike Peters was recently interviewed at length by Martin Hanlin (Who was a founder member of The Silencers who toured with The Alarm in 1987/88), for ...
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Reasons To Stay Alive

Read this amazing piece about Mike Peters, Big Country and Love Hope Strength in the Huffington Post by Kristi York Wooten. Videos included...Read, Watch, Share!
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MP In America. Read All About It.

Mike Peters has created a Daily Blog site featuring diary entries from the US tour he is currently undertaking with Big Country. The blog captures intimate and candid insights into ...
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American Ride

Mike Peters fans in the UK should be on the look out for the latest edition of Uncut Magazine as the cover mount CD features a Willie Nile recording of ...
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Mike Peters Press

As Mike Peters and the Big Country boys hit Denver ahead of the show at Marquis Theater, there's a great article in the Denver press about Mike's cancer battle and ...
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Mike Peters, 21st Century Interview

1. First off, how are you feeling these days? I’m feeling as good as I could hope to be. I recently became very ill again during The Alarm ‘Vinyl’ tour but ...
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Mike Peters – Backpacker Hero

Mike Peters appears in the latest edition of the USA's Backpacker Magazine. www.backpacker.com This weekend Mike Peters will undertake his first trek on US soild when he takes part in the ...
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Mike Peters – The Interview

An in depth interview with Mike Peters will begin serialisation at the official Alarm facebook page from Monday. An extract from the interview will appear every day before the complete ...
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LHS Parliamentary Donor Drive

Mike Peters, the Love Hope Strength Foundation and Delete Blood Cancer, along with MP's Chris Ruane and Mark Tami have just completed the first donor drive for UK MP's and ...
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Vinyl – The Movie, Pre-Order

RELEASED ON DVD JULY 15th 2013 [Europe Only] After a swathe of excellent Britsh media reviews 'Vinyl - The Movie' is to be released in Europe on DVD this July 15th ...
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Jules Peters – My Journey with MP

My Journey with Mike by Jules Jones Peters 2013 I'm sat on a train whizzing through the English countryside, on my way to the BIg Country  Forum show in  London and reflecting ...
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1983 : The Alarm Wake Up America On Tour With U2

To Celebrate the anniversary of The Alarm's first ever gig in America on June 1st 1983 at the San Francisco Civic. 21st Century's intrepid reporter Steve Fulton revisited the period and ...
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LHS To Host Parliamentary Donor Drive

Mike Peters Calling : Please Read This On June 4th 2013, myself and Love Hope Strength Foundation in partnership with Delete Blood Cancer UK are hosting a stem cell donor recruitment ...
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The Alarm – Rock The Philippines

Mike Peters and The Alarm turned in a stellar performance at the Mall Of Asia Arena in Manila recently. The audience were totally overwhelmed by the band's high powered rock ...
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Follow Mike Peters ‘Journey’

Follow Mike Peters on his Journey with Big Country across Europe here. Mike Peters, the band and crew are snapping away on their smartphone cameras to produce a Big Country ...
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Win Tickets – Big Country London

Calling all Alarm Fans Click here to win free tickets to see Mike Peters perform with Big Country at the London Forum on June 2nd 2013. This will be the last chance ...
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My Alarm Story – Dave Rowley

Born a Rocker rising out of the embers of NWOBHM (New Wave Of British Heavy Metal) I started playing in bands…heads down no nonsense mindless boogie …spandex, studs and big ...
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Vail Rocks with Mike Peters

VAIL ROCKS 2013 with Mike Peters and Big Country. This summer on June 14th / 15th I will be taking part in my first Love Hope Strength climb on American soil ...
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Gathering 22 – Tickets On Sale

THE GATHERING 22 Friday 31st of January, Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd February 2014 Venue Cymru, Llandudno, North Wales LL30 1BB THE GATHERING - A NEW CHAPTER IN THE BOOK OF OUR LIVES A New ...
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The Alarm in Manila

The Alarm are currently in Manila for two shows with "Modern English". The main show at the Mall of Asia Arena was a stormer...and we have official photos available soon. But the ...
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The Journey Has Just Begun

My latest 'Journey' with Big Country began in earnest last night at a packed out ABC in Glasgow. It was another heart in the mouth beginning to a tour which ...
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Big Country – Mike’s Journey

I am proud to announce that a new Big Country album - 'The Journey' will be released next week on April 8th (Cherry Red) in the UK and April 30th ...
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Mike Peters – Nantwich Festival

Mike Peters was back playing solo at the weekend as one of the main acts at The Nantwich Jazz, Blues and Music Festival. Now in it's 17th year, the festival, organised ...
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Tour Photos & Vinyl Premiere

Mike Peters, The Alarm, The Alarm Crew and The MPO would like to thank everyone who came out to the shows on The Vinyl Tour and Vinyl Screenings. The shows, which ...
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Vinyl News in the Papers

The 'Vinyl' film has hit the film news in some of today's paper press. The Sun, The Daily Star and The Express all have glowing reviews. Daily Star, p.41 7/10 ...
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Vinyl Premiere News

Last night saw the stars of the film Vinyl, Mike Peters & The Alarm, some rock 'n' roll luminaries and fans of the band converge on The Empire Leicester Square ...
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Cardiff Vinyl Q&A with Dave Owens

Special Vinyl Screenings for Alarm Fans in Cardiff with Journalist, Dave Owens Dave Owens is arts correspondent for Media Wales - covering the Welsh entertainment scene for the South Wales Echo, ...
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Special Vinyl Screenings for Alarm Fans

Special Vinyl Screenings for Alarm Fans on Vinyl Tour! Showcase Cinemas! MPO is delighted to announce that in conjunction with Showcase Cinemas, special screenings of Vinyl and Q&A with Mike Peters ...
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Vinyl Dispatch!!

MPO is delighted to announce that the soundtrack to Vinyl is now being dispatched! Copies of Vinyl can be ordered in the store Watch your letterboxes…
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Forthcoming support slots

We are pleased to announce the following support bands, selected from the overwhelming response to the ReverbNation campaign, as guests on the next part of the Vinyl tour. Newcastle support is ...
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Special London Vinyl Screening

Special Announcement: We're happy to announce a one-off special screening of 'Vinyl' with a Q&A and performance by Mike Peters at the Vue Cinema in Islington on 15th March 2013 at ...
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Limited Tickets – Vinyl Premiere

Limited Tickets Available for Vinyl London Premiere, March 12th News reaches The Alarm tour bus of tickets for the Vinyl Premiere in London on 12th March 2013. Click Here for Details
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Vinyl Tour Starts in Bournemouth

The Alarm Vinyl 2013 Tour kicked off in style last night in Bournemouth. A lot happened in a short space of time. Mike performed at the Love Hope Strength booth and ...
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Vinyl Soundtrack available for pre-order

The Alarm - Vinyl Soundtrack - Limited Edition Collectors Digipak FREE POSTAGE UNTIL THE END OF THE ALARM TOUR ON MARCH 17th The Alarm - Vinyl Soundtrack album is available ...
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My Alarm Story – Ray W

I guess the fact that I am moved to even write a story, such as the one I have just begun, might be the most fascinating angle of this tale… Let ...
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45 RPM!

As Mike was conducting his Question & Answer session at the Vinyl screening in Wrexham this week, it was pointed out to Mike that it was 9 years to ...
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Vinyl – Making a movie on a Mac

Vinyl: Making a movie on a Mac with Mike Peters Glasgow event - Thursday 21st Feb 5pm - Apple Store, Buchannan Street, Glasgow Find out how a modern independent movie is developed, ...
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Mike to appear at Glasgow Film Festival

Hello Glasgow Alarm Fans! Mike Peters to appear at Glasgow Film Festival! Calling all Alarm fans - your chance to see Mike Peters and the screening of Vinyl at the Glasgow Film ...
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Free Rock And Roll – Final Cut

Free Rock And Roll - the final cut featuring Mike Peters, The Alarm, Phil Daniels and a cast of thousands. This new online edit was put together by Russ Kendall and ...
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Vinyl Premiere in Wales

The Vinyl Premiere in Wales  is to take place in the Catrin Finch Centre as part of the Ffresh Festival, NEWI, Wrexham on Wednesday 20th February. Your chance to see Mike ...
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The Alarm – Glasgow Sold Out

The Alarm - Sold Out - Glasgow - Oran Mor, 9th March 2013 MPO is delighted to announce that the Glasgow show on the Vinyl Tour is SOLD OUT. Pictured ...
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Free Rock & Roll Video Roughcut

We are pleased to premiere a 'rough cut' of the Free Rock and Roll Video. With cuts from the Vinyl film and scenes shot at The Gathering 21 this rough cut ...
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The Alarm – Free Rock And Roll

Free Rock And Roll by The Alarm (featuring Phil Daniels on guest vocals with Mike Peters), is the fast and furious lead track from the forthcoming 'Vinyl' soundtrack album due for release ...
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Gathering 21 Photos

We are pleased to present a selection of photos from The Gathering 21. Click The links below to go to the slideshows Setup Friday - Mike Peters / Joe Silva Saturday Daytime - Big ...
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Mike to play Nantwich Music Festival

Mike Peters has been booked to play an acoustic show as part of the Nantwich Jazz Blues + Music Festival. Sunday 31st March 2013 Mike Peter’s Acoustic show Nantwich Civic Hall Market St Nantwich CW5 5DG Doors ...
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Gathering 21… Best Ever! Sold Out!

Mike Peters and The Alarm's annual Gathering celebration celebrated it's 21st year with a complete sell out at Prestatyn, Pontins this weekend. Over 2,000 fans, many travelling from the four ...
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Walk Forever Chords

For those attending the Gathering masterclass, where Mike, Mark Taylor and James Stevenson will be teaching everyone Walk Forever By My Side, Mike has just sent us the chords for ...
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The Gathering – SOLD OUT

We are pleased to announce that The Gathering 21 is SOLD OUT. The support of Mike Peters/Alarm fans during the recent economic hard-times is truly overwhelming and we promise Gathering Attendees a weekend ...
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Special Prize at The Gathering

HAVE YOUR PHOTO TAKEN WITH THE ALARM BACKSTAGE BEFORE THE ALARM SHOW!!! Only two days to  go until the infamous Mike Peters Mastermind quiz. Commencing at 12 noon in the ...
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Gathering Weather Report

For those of you emailing about the weather, please see forecast attached for Prestatyn this weekend... Even looks promising for the Sunday LHS walk on the beach. Click here for BBC ...
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The Gathering Hits The Press

We have three local press reviews to share with you. www.dailypost.co.uk - Phil Daniels and Keith Allen film www.rhyljournal.co.uk - Mike Peters Set To Rock Prestatyn www.walesonline.co.uk - Rock-n-Roll Movie Swindle
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Dave Sharp in Chester pre-Gathering

For those attending The Gathering on Thursday, or locals in the North West area of the UK, why not kick off your Gathering weekend by taking a trip to the ...
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Your Gathering Photos Starts Here

Just a reminder for all The Gathering attendees, please remember to send us your photos DURING the weekend, from now, and up to Tuesday 29th February of your personal Gathering ...
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Our Alarm Story – Pete & Lis

Pete and I are both from Liverpool. We grew up here in the city, very close to each other. We met in our late teens through a mutual friend. Our ...
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Get your bearings for The Gathering

For those attending the Gathering, here is the latest on-site map for you to get your bearings. Click on the map for a larger version.
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Message from Mike Peters @ The Gathering

Mike has just sent us this personal message as preparations are well underway for the Gathering 21.
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James Stevenson – New 3 track EP

James Stevenson released a 3 track limited edition at the Gathering! James  has just finished his first solo album! Rob and Joff at inthepoppyfields.blogspot.co.uk just asked James about it - We couldn't wait for ...
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Vinyl Premiere at the Gathering!

The Alarm fans world premiere of 'Vinyl' will take place at The Gathering 2013 in Prestatyn on Saturday 26th January. At 2.30pm on the Saturday afternoon of The Gathering, Mike Peters ...
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Gathering-Need a lift to M/CR Airport?

Anyone need a lift on Sunday after the Gathering to Manchester Airport or somewhere along the way. There are 9 free spaces on a bus. It will be leaving Prestatyn at 3 ...
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My Alarm Story – Mike Nolan

This is the story of one mans Alarm Journey from seeing 'The Stand' on TV many years ago, and his journey from Canada to his very first Gathering in 2013. Like ...
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Joe Silva confirmed for The Gathering

We are pleased to announce that Joe Silva, who supported Mike Peters on every date of his UK Red Poppy Tour, will be playing at this years Gathering. Joe gained many fans on ...
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Mobile Memories of The Gathering

Many folk these days have a smart phone. It struck us here at MPO headquarters that we see hundreds of photos taken on mobile phones at The Gathering but never ...
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Gathering FAQ’s – Ask Simon

As the Gathering approaches, our concierge 'Ask Simon' Williams, has been working hard on questions from Gatherers about a multitude of things. From where to find the local doctors to various ...
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LHS @ The Gathering

Once again at The Gathering there will be a Love Hope Strength Booth where you can keep up-to-date with all the exciting developments that Mike, Katrina and the LHS team ...
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My Alarm Story – The Wasters

Hello, we are The Wasting Land. Most of you will recognise that as a Mike Peter’s song from his album Rise – which is where this little group of Alarm fans ...
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Mastermind Contenders Required

Are you the ultimate Alarm fan? Find out by joining in the ultimate Alarm Quiz. Last year Glenn Brooks took the ultimate accolade and was crowned mastermind champion of the 20th Gathering. You can Email ...
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The Hummingbirds play The Gathering

Mercury Music Prize Contenders 'The Hummingbirds' to support The Alarm at Gathering 21 The Hummingbirds are a Skiffle inspired ensemble from Liverpool. Growing up on the streets of Merseyside the band have ...
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Gathering Tickets for locals

100 Gathering Tickets released for Local People  (Local North Wales postcode required) Fri night  £35 + £1 booking  (concert tickets only) - Order Friday tickets here Sat night £35 + £1 booking ...
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My Alarm Story – Matt Brumpton

The 5th February 1984. A date I will never forget. I was playing a game of pool at the local youth club and ’Where Were You Hiding?’ was playing over the ...
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New Releases

MPO is proud to announce the release of three brand new Mike Peters and The Alarm recordings in time for Christmas 2012. The Alarm In The Poppy Fields Collected Works [10th ...
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Everafter – New Video

A brand new Mike Peters and The Alarm video for 'Everafter' taken from 'In The Poppy Fields Collected Works' is now available for your viewing pleasure. The film was shot in ...
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My Alarm Story – Ian Carson

I first saw the Alarm live, supporting the Boomtown Rats at Leicester University in December 1982. I don’t recall the gig making that great an impression on me. I certainly ...

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