5/1/04 - Tony goes to Australia.
7/2/04 - Tony comes back from Australia.
22/2/04 - Alcohol start practising again, this time at Unit 5 studios in Mansfield.
26/2/04 - Tony writes I'm Free (Run Around).
10/3/04 - Tony writes Break Down.
28/3/04 - Alcohol record live recording at Unit 5 studios, including 2 new songs I'm Free and Break Down. Track listing is as follows.

Claire 2
Million Miles Away (Offspring Cover)
Love Drug
I'm In Pain
I'm Alone
I'm Free (Run Around)
Break Down
Save Me

5/4/04 - Alcohol join local music collective, Elevation. Also booked in the first gig of the year back at the Mill.
3/5/04 - Alcohol play gig at Town Mill, see gig section for more details.
8/5/04 - Alcohol record I'm In Pain at Bandwagon studios as part of Elevations Acoustic Sessions.
19/5/04 - Tony writes Hate & Hate.
24/6/04 - Tony writes You're With Me.
10/7/04 - Alcohol play at local acoustic night at The Old Library.
17/7/04 - Alcohol record tracks at Unit 5 studios. Track listing is as follows.

Claire 2
I'm Alone
Love Drug
I'm In Pain
I'm Free (Run Around)
Break Down

30/8/04 - Alcohol play bank holiday gig at the Townmill with 6 other bands, Bushcraft headline.
18/9/04 - Alcohol headline local outdoor charity gig in Huthwaite.
19/9/04 - Alcohol release Useless video.
26/9/04 - Alcohol play at the Townmills Battle Of The Bands - Heat 6.
07/10/04 - Alcohol play the Ritz "Band Of The Year" competition.
11/10/04 - Alcohol win their "Band Of The Year" heat and progress to the semi finals!
13/10/04 - Tony interviewed for Mansfield 103.2 in response to the "Band Of The Year" heat victory.
28/10/04 - Alcohol interviewed on Paul B Edwards Punk & Disorderly show broadcast on Radio Mansfield.
26/11/04 - Alcohol play first gig in Nottingham for 4 years, at the Old Angel with Felicity Kicks.
29/11/04 - Semi Finals announced for Mansfield 103 Band Of The Year competition, Alcohol are playing on the 2nd December.
2/12/04 - Alcohol play in their semi final for the Band Of The Year competition.
6/12/2004 - Alcohol go through to the final of the Band Of The Year competition by public vote!
16/12/2004 - Alcohol come 4th in the Band Of The Year competition.
27/12/2004 - Tony is a guest DJ at the Punk & Disorderly Block Party 2.
30/12/2004 - Tony appears on Punk & Disorderly radio show along with some of the guys from Diver. Tony plugs the upcoming Alcohol gigs.