View Larger Map The hotel used by The Stranglers in 1981 prior to the infamous Nice concert which had been relocated from Cannes.
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"The Stranglers’ Peaches blasts through the PA. The DJ yells, “Let’s hear it for the Prime Minister” as the dancers gyrate to the music. "
During 1976 the Stranglers played regularly at the The Nashville Rooms in West Kensington, (currently called the Famous 3 Kings).
In the early years of the band Shalford Scout Hut was used by the Stranglers as a practice venue.
Mid 1976 the Stranglers had regular gigs at the Hope and Anchor in Islington, other regular venues at the time were The Red Cow and The Nashville Rooms.
The Stranglers receive a suspended sentence and fines of £2000 for the incidents at a concert in Nice.
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