This article was published in 2002.

To celebrate their 21st anniversary, one of the vanguards of the West Yorkshire Goth/Post Punk movements of the early eighties, Skeletal Family have reformed. The comeback gig has being planned at the Cockpit on Thursday 5th December.

Renewed interest in the band has being spurred on due to the release of Promised Land, The Best Of, plus various compilation CDs released over the past two years and a re-vamped official website has launched at

The concert is to be filmed with a view to releasing footage as part of a compilation DVD to be released next year.