Thats Where it,s at (thanks Woolhall archives!)
A brief sample of the legendary, and infamous performance at this now defunct venue,maybe later I will publish the one and only track that hit all the headlines...exciting...
A Town Called Paradise ( thanksWoolhall archives!)
Haji Ahkba -flugelhorn/trompet.Ronnie Johnson-guitar.Nicki Scott-bass.Teena Lyle-vibes.
John Savanah - keyboards.Geoff Dunn-drums.Kate st.John -tenorsax.Brian Kennedy-vocals.
A 200-year-old hotel in the centre of Newport has closed blaming a "severe" downturn in trade.The Kings Hotel ceased trading on Tuesday with the loss of 20 permanent jobs.
General manager Maria Thomas said a handful of staff remained and were trying to rearrange wedding bookings.
The hotel had also been a popular music venue and hosted concerts by the singer Van Morrison in its ballroom in the late 1980s and early 1990s.