Man in the Camo Jacket

Mike Peters of The Alarm

With film screening, Q&A and live performance

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Last Show: Friday 10 th November 2017

PizzaExpress Live (Holborn)

As part of our special guest launch season featuring Morcheeba, Martin Kemp from Spandau Ballet, Tom Chaplin from Keane and Mica Paris we are delighted to welcome Mike Peters of The Alarm on Friday 10 November to Holborn for a very special two show day. We will be screening Man in the Camo Jacket which is a feature-length documentary film followed by an exclusive Q and A and then then a live gig from Mike Peters of The Alarm. Man in the Camo Jacket is the story of iconic Welsh rock musician Mike Peters (of The Alarm), his rise to fame, battle with cancer, and inspiring climb back as he enlists some of the world’s top musicians to help save the lives of cancer patients around the globe. Ultimately though, the life he saves may be his own.

Filmed over the course of eight years, the film documents Mike’s journeys to the summits of the world’s tallest mountains and to the depths of his regular chemotherapy treatments and features one of a kind performances from legendary rock musicians.:

  • Billy Bragg
  • Billy Duffy (The Cult)
  • Captain Sensible
  • Cy Curnin (The Fixx)
  • Dave Wakeling (The English Beat)
  • Duff McKagan (Guns N’ Roses)
  • Eddie Macdonald (The Alarm)
  • Fred Armisen (SNL, Portlandia)
  • Glenn Tilbrook (Squeeze)
  • James Stevenson (The Alarm, Gen X, Gene Loves Jezebel)
  • Martha Quinn (MTV)
  • Miles Zuniga (Fastball)
  • Nigel “Twist” Phillips (The Alarm)
  • Richard Blade (KROQ)
  • Slim Jim Phantom (Stray Cats)
  • Billy Corgan (The Smashing Pumpkins)

Following the live gig Mike will meet and greet all the audience.