Live Dates

2020
UK
20 OctEngine Shed, LincolnTickets
22 OctMotorpoint Arena, CardiffTickets
23 OctO2 Academy, BristolSOLD OUT!
24 OctCorn Exchange, CambridgeTickets
26 OctUEA, NorwichTickets
27 OctDome, BrightonTickets
29 OctO2 Academy, NewcastleTickets
30 OctCity Hall, SheffieldTickets
31 OctO2 Academy, BirminghamTickets
2 NovGuildhall, PortsmouthTickets
3 NovRock City, NottinghamTickets
5 NovMusic Hall, AberdeenTickets
6 NovO2 Academy, GlasgowTickets
7 NovO2 Academy, GlasgowSOLD OUT!
9 NovVictoria Hall, StokeTickets
10 NovDe Montfort Hall, LeicesterTickets
12 NovO2 Academy, LeedsTickets
14 NovO2 Apollo, ManchesterTickets
16 NovG Live, GuildfordSOLD OUT!
17 NovHexagon, ReadingTickets
19 NovCliffs Pavilion, SouthendTickets
20 NovO2 Academy, BrixtonTickets
21 NovO2 Academy, BrixtonSOLD 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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