Gary Numan Biography

Gary Numan is an English musician, singer, and songwriter. He first rose to fame in the late 1970s as the lead vocalist of the band Tubeway Army. In 1979, he released his debut solo album, "The Pleasure Principle," which featured the hit single "Cars," which brought him international success.

The album was a commercial success, and it reached number one on the UK Albums Chart, and the single "Cars" reached the top of the charts in several countries, including the UK. The album's success helped establish Numan as one of the most prominent synthpop artists of the time.

Throughout the 1980s, Numan released several more albums, including "Telekon" (1980), "Dance" (1981), and "Warriors" (1983). His sound during this period became more experimental, incorporating elements of funk and new wave music.

In the 1990s, Numan released several more albums, including "Machine + Soul" (1992) and "Sacrifice" (1994). His sound during this period became more electronic, incorporating elements of industrial and techno music.

Numan continues to tour and release new music to this day. The band's most recent album, "Intruder," was released in 2020. Throughout his career, Numan has sold over 10 million records, and has a strong following worldwide, known for his unique blend of electronic, industrial and new wave music, and his emotive and theatrical performances. He is considered as a pioneer of electronic music and his influence can be found in many genres and artists of today.


il Cabaret del Diavolo (Since 2005) was created for one reason, to bring together a mix of EBM Electronic Body Music and OldSchool Industrial of the 80's & 90's. But we play many others too of course such as SynthPop, DarkWave, Aggrotech, New Beat and Elektronische Musik. Long Live EBM!