Live Dates

2021
UK
29 MarEngine Shed, LincolnTickets
30 MarVictoria Hall, StokeTickets
1 AprO2 Academy, GlasgowTickets
2 AprO2 Academy, GlasgowSOLD OUT!
3 AprMusic Hall, AberdeenTickets
5 AprGuildhall, PortsmouthTickets
6 AprO2 Academy, BristolSOLD OUT!
8 AprO2 Academy, NewcastleTickets
9 AprO2 Apollo, ManchesterTickets
10 AprO2 Academy, BirminghamTickets
12 AprCliffs Pavilion, SouthendTickets
13 AprG Live, GuildfordSOLD OUT!
14 AprDome, BrightonTickets
16 AprO2 Academy, BrixtonTickets
17 AprO2 Academy, BrixtonSOLD OUT!
19 AprUEA Nick Rayns, NorwichTickets
20 AprHexagon, ReadingTickets
22 AprCity Hall, SheffieldTickets
23 AprParr Hall, WarringtonTickets
24 AprUni Great Hall, CardiffTickets
26 AprO2 Academy, LeedsTickets
27 AprRock City, NottinghamTickets
28 AprDe Montfort Hall, LeicesterTickets
30 AprCorn Exchange, CambridgeSOLD OUT!

News Archive

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Happy New Year!

‪We would like to send the Familyinblack worldwide best wishes for 2020-which just happens to be the year of the Rat! Hope you have a good one. See you in the New Year…‬

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Season’s greetings

On behalf of the band, we hope that all of the Familyinblack around the world have a fantastic festive season and a happy and healthy 2020. It’s been a very busy year for the band, clocking up nearly 60 gigs around the world and the new year is shaping up to be equally hectic. Thanks to each and every one of you for your support. Cheers Stranglers HQ

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Pete Howells RIP

“One more has gone to join the legions far away”.Pete Howells my drummer from the Euroband and drummer for Manchester band the Drones, which is how I met him, passed away on Sunday 22nd of December aged 64 after a long illness. He was a really good drummer but, more than that, just a lovely bloke. Some of you might have recognised him in the video of Freddie Laker. After

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Two Belgian shows added

The band are appearing at two Belgian festivals in summer 2020. Firstly they play at W Fest at Waregem on Sunday 24 May. Details can be found here and tickets are available here. Secondly they appear at the Nostalgie Beach Festival in Middelkerke near Ostend on Saturday 8 August. Further info here and tickets onsale here

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Swiss festival confirmed

The band are playing the Rock The Piste festival which takes place at high altitude in the stunning surroundings of the snow capped Swiss Alps late in March 2020. The band will appear on a stage at the top of a ski lift which is only accessible with a ski pass at 1.30pm on Saturday 21st March. As can be seen from the event website, the setting for the

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French summer festival

The band are confirmed to appear at the Bocksons festival which takes place at Les Longines near Montbeliard in France on Saturday 6th June 2020. More details of the festival can be found here and day and weekend tickets can be purchased from 19th December here

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Dublin & Belfast gigs added

We can now confirm that the band are playing at the Olympia Theatre in Dublin on Friday 29th May and the Telegraph Building in Belfast on Saturday 30th May. Tickets for both gigs go onsale at 10am on Friday 13th December Dublin here and Belfast here

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Irish festival confirmed

The band will be appearing at the Saltwater festival in Ireland in late May next year.

The event takes place at Westport House in Co. Mayo in the west of Ireland over the weekend of Friday 29th to Sunday 31st May. We will confirm which day the band are playing when we are advised.

Details of the festival can be found here and tickets are go onsale

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