Numb Biography

Numb is a Canadian industrial rock band formed in Toronto in 1992. The band consists of vocalist Jon Teige and guitarist and programmer Robb Brewer.

Numb's music is characterized by dark electronic beats, heavy guitar riffs, and introspective lyrics. They are considered to be one of the leading acts in the Canadian industrial rock scene, and their music has been praised for its emotional depth and intensity.

The band's early music was heavily influenced by industrial, EBM, and gothic rock, but over time they have incorporated elements of techno, trance, and metal into their sound. They are known for their intense live performances, which often feature elaborate lighting displays and provocative imagery.

Numb's lyrics often address personal themes such as loss, loneliness, and self-discovery. Despite this, the band has a dedicated following in Canada and around the world, and their albums and concerts are consistently well-received.

The band's first album, "Endless III," was released in 1995 and was a hit in the Canadian industrial rock scene, gaining widespread attention and praise. They have since released several more albums, each of which has been met with critical acclaim. Their most recent album, "Frozen," was released in 2019.

In addition to their musical achievements, Numb is known for their innovative approach to industrial rock, and their willingness to push the boundaries of the genre. Their music continues to inspire and captivate fans around the world, and they remain one of the most important and influential acts in the history of Canadian industrial music.


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!