MUSIC NEWPORT’S newest arts and music venue, The Loft, is launching its 2013 schedule next week.
On Thursday, there will be a night of original music, featuring three live bands, Bully Bones, Hentai Babes and Natelys Whore, plus DJ Fivefinger.
Next Friday, February 15, there will be a weekend Electro Swing special with a night of funk, soul, electro swing, dub, hip-hop and next Saturday, February 16, The Skull and Top Hat Gentleman’s Club — a deliciously dark event featuring burlesque, cabaret, comedy, illusions and traditional sideshow acts.
On Thursday, February 21, Happy Feet, in association with 1Step Productions, present a performance by old skool hip hop maestro, Akil the MC (Jurassic 5) live.
On Saturday, February 23, there will be a night of house and techno from some of the Island’s finest DJs, including Erik Bruce, and on Sunday, February 24, there is a new contemporary jazz funk fusion event, dubbed Top Cats.
Check www.theloftclub.co.uk for details or visit www.facebook.com/theloft.isleofwight