Added Nov 2003
Mike Peters and The Alarm will hit the road again in 2004 as the second wave of the 'In The Poppy Fields Tour' hits the UK throughout January, February and March 2004. (See dates below).
The tour will coincide with the release of the 'In The Poppy Fields' [Best Of'.....as voted for by Alarm fans from the 54 song In The Poppy Fields Collection]. The album release date has been set for 1 March 2004 and Mike and the band will announce the final track sequence at the already 'sold out' Gathering 12, which takes place in Llandudno, North Wales on 23/24 January 2004.
A series of special events will to be happening in support of the album launch, including a special London date, which is being held to mark the official album release day of 1 March 2004 (St. David's Day in Wales). Mike Peters and The Alarm will be performing at The Scala, Kings Cross, London and the show is being filmed for a future DVD release. Everyone who buys a ticket for the show will have their name included on the final credits of the DVD.
THE ALARM - IN THE POPPY FIELDS UK TOUR
Friday, 23 January 2004 LLANDUDNO - THE GATHERING - 'SOLD OUT'
Saturday, 24 January 2004 LLANDUDNO - THE GATHERING - 'SOLD OUT'
Wednesday, 28 January 2004 BRISTOL - CARLING ACADEMY
Thursday, 29 January 2004 NORWICH - WATERFRONT
Friday, 30 January 2004 PORTSMOUTH - WEDGEWOOD ROOMS
Saturday, 31 January 2004 MILTON KEYNES - WOUGHTON CENTRE
Sunday, 1 February 2004 NOTTINGHAM - RESCUE ROOMS
Wednesday, 4 February 2004 CAERPHILLY (SOUTH WALES) CAERPHILLY CASTLE
Thursday, 5 February 2003 LEEDS - COCKPIT
Friday, 6 February 2004 SCARBOROUGH - KAZBAH
Saturday, 7 February 2004 WOLVERHAMPTON - WULFRUN HALL
Sunday, 8 February 2004 LIVERPOOL - ACADEMY
Wednesday, 25 February 2004 NEWTOWN (MID WALES) - THEATRE HAFREN
Thursday, 26 February 2004 PONTYPRIDD (SOUTH WALES) - MUNI ARTS CENTRE
Friday, 27 February 2004 NARBERTH (WEST WALES) - QUEENS HALL
Saturday, 28 February 2004 STOKE - SUGARMILL
Monday, 1 March 2004 LONDON - SCALA, Kings Cross
Thursday, 4 March 2004 CLEETHORPES - WINTER GARDENS
Friday, 5 March 2004 BLACKBURN - KINGS GEORGES HALL
Saturday 6 March 2004 MIDDLESBOROUGH - TOWN HALL
Sunday 7 March 2004 GLASGOW - GARAGE
Tickets for all shows are priced at £11.00/$17.00 plus booking fee everywhere except the London Scala show, which is priced at £12.50/$20.00 plus booking fee. Tickets are available now via www.thealarm.com or by telephoning The Alarm National Ticket Line on 01745 571571.