Sad news from Front 242 (BE) on EBM day!

  Van Muylem    24 februari 2024

Front 242 is the EBM mark: known all over the world and has been releasing albums, great singles, performing all over the world ... generation a lot of positive feedback and has been influencing a lot of bands. On EBM day sad news reached out to us, underneath you'll be able to read the full quote from the band:

BLACK OUT - A Personal Message to Our Fans

Today, we reach out to you, our fans, with a heavy yet hopeful heart to share the news of our final concerts. Now, we are preparing to bring down the curtain on our live performances as FRONT 242, we find ourselves navigating a sea of emotions.

For nearly four decades, we've journeyed together, creating unforgettable moments and sharing the profound joy of music. You've been more than an audience; you've been a part of our extended family, witnessing our evolution and sharing in our highs and lows.

The decision to step back from performing live has not been easy, but we believe it's important to end this chapter on a high note, preserving the essence of Front 242 that you've grown to love. We want to leave you with memories of our band at its peak, full of energy and passion.

So, we are extending our invitation to you: join us for one last adventure. Let's make these final shows a celebration of the incredible journey we've shared. We promise to deliver performances that capture the heart and soul of Front 242, a fitting farewell to a story we've written together.

(Photo by Mothmeister)

Our final concerts:


04 Aug LOKEREN - Lokerse Feesten - B

10 Aug HILDESHEIM - M’Era Luna - DE


06 Sept TAMPA - Jannus Landing - US

07 Sept PHILADELPHIA - Union Transfer - US

08 Sept CLEVELAND - Agora Theater – US

13 Sept LOS ANGELES - Mayan Theater - US

14 Sept PORTLAND - Roseland Ballroom - US

15 Sept SAN FRANCISCO - Great American Music Hall - US


12 Oct HAMBURG - Markthalle - DE

17 Oct UTRECHT - Tivoli Ronda - NL

18 Oct BERLIN - Huxley’s Neue Welt - DE

19 Oct OBERHAUSEN - Turbinnenhalle - DE

25 Oct MÜNCHEN - Backstage Werk - DE

26 Oct LANGEN - Neue Stadthalle - DE


07 Nov HOUSTON - Rise Rooftop - US

08 Nov DALLAS - Granada Theater - US

09 Nov DENVER - Reelworks - US

15 Nov CHICAGO - Metro - US

16 Nov CHICAGO - Metro - US


29 Nov GOTHENBURG - Film Studios - SE (FutureRetro)

30 Nov STOCKHOLM - Berns - SE (FutureRetro)

06 Dec LILLE - Black Lab - FR

07 Dec PARIS - Le Trianon - FR

08 Dec LONDON - UK

13 Dec BARCELONA - Sala Apolo - SP

14 Dec MADRID - Sala La Paqui - SP

25 Dec CHEMNITZ - Dark Storm Festival - DE


10 Jan COPENHAGEN - Pumpehuset - DK

24 Jan BRUSSELS - Ancienne Belgique - B

25 Jan BRUSSELS - Ancienne Belgique - B