After the perceived failure of One Hour With Jonathan Ross the next venture would
last longer, nearly eighteen months. Moving him from the security of a Friday night
he was now given early evenings 6.30 -
Music was as important as before thankfully and a live act was booked for each show and it attracted many top names as usual, including the return of Tom Jones.
When the show returned for a new series in October 1991 Channel 4 gave the show a late night repeat. It was this new series that gave the show it's own, albiet small, controversy. Nirvana had been booked to play Lithium from Nevermind but played Territorial Pissings instead.
The final weeks of the show saw rock legends Spinal Tap play twice and Grace Jones say 'fuck' before the watershed.
Although he wouldn't give up the chat show format his next venture for Channel 4, Saturday Zoo, would be based around comedy.