Classic Rock Concerts

Newport Music Hall

Part of Ohio State University
Formerly Agora (1970-1984)
Location 1722 North High Street
Columbus, Ohio 43201
United States
Capacity 1,500
Opened 1970
Owner Hank LoConti,then promowest
Operator promowest,since 1984
Web site www.promowestlive.com

This building was originally known as the State Theatre,and was operated by the Loew's theater chain.After periods of sitting empty during the last century,it was re-opened as "Pegleg Pete's",,and catered more to a jazz/blues crowd.It was then re-opened as Club Agora in 1970 by Hank LoConti and stayed open until late 1977,when it was closed for renovation,reopening in March 1978.The Agora was open until late 1983/early 1984,re-opening under new management in 1984 as the Newport Music Hall,which it operates as today.

map of Newport Music Hall and surrounding area

Who has been to Newport Music Hall (7 total)

maharisji 1 time
Hemlock633 1 time
AlKendall 3 times
revbilly76 1 time
hamersville75 7 times
roger2fan 14 times
alternapop 1 time

Concerts at Newport Music Hall [add one]

1970
1970 May 8Chuck Berry
1978
1978 Mar 31Fotomaker, re-opening of Columbus Agora
1978 May 10Lou Reed
1978 May 11Warren Zevon
1978 May 16Roy Buchanan
1978 May 22Sanford Townsend Band
1978 May 25Pablo Cruise w/Henry Gross(opener)
1985
1985 Apr 21Blue Oyster Cult
1986
1986 Feb 23The Band
1986 Aug 19Dokken
1987
1987 Aug 19Manowar
1988
1988 Jan 18Helix
1988 Jan 27Blue Oyster Cult
1988 Jul 16Vinnie Vincent Invasion
1988 Oct 26Nine Inch Nails
1989
1989 Feb 13The Bulletboys
1989 Jun 16Great White
1990
1990 May 20Ted Nugent
1991
1991 Feb 1Social Distortion
1991 Oct 8Bret Michaels
1991 Nov 7Cheap Trick
1993
1993 Jun 17The Sundays
1995
1995 Feb 12Cinderella
1995 Apr 18Korn
1995 Apr 18Danzig
1995 Apr 18Marilyn Manson
1995 May 5Slaughter
1995 Dec 2Deep Purple
1997
1997 Feb 1Social Distortion
1997 Dec 3Hot Tuna
1998
1998 Feb 28Primus, SnoCore Tour
1998 Feb 28The Aquabats, SnoCore Tour
1998 Feb 28Long Beach Dub Allstars, SnoCore Tour
1998 Feb 28Blink-182, SnoCore Tour
1999
1999 Jul 14Pat Benatar
2001
2001 Nov 20Slayer
2003
2003 Oct 14Slayer
2006
2006 May 18Yngwie Malmsteen
2009
2009 Oct 10Dinosaur Jr.
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