If you've had enough of hearing about politics or cuts to public services sit back and lose yourself in the latest music video from Isle of Wight band Plastic Mermaids.
Isle of Wight music
The Isle of Wight has a wealth of musical talent which we believe deserves to be celebrated. Find out about up-and-coming bands and musicians, whether they be popular or classical, as well as those already established.
Read about upcoming gigs and concerts and make sure you don’t miss out.
Hear the anecdotes of a former Government Whip, sit back and enjoy a performance by one of UK’s best-loved cellists and hit the dance floor for a night of world-class Chicago Blues. Just some of the acts announced for this year's Isle of Arts Festival
Thursday, 8th January, 2015 9:00am
By Janneke Oxley with 3 readers' comments
This music video really suits the choral sopranos, interstellar synths, indie-pop, calypso and thumb-thumping funky bass of Plastic Mermaids' latest single, Saturn.
Monday, 15th December, 2014 6:44pm
By Sally Perry with one comment
Two more reasons to be proud of the Isle of Wight as an album recorded and produced on the Island is nominated for a prestigious Grammy music award.
Friday, 12th December, 2014 8:38am
By Simon Perry with one comment
Isle of Wight Bluesman Laurie McVay launches his new album this week at a free event in Sandown.
Wednesday, 3rd December, 2014 1:38pm
By Miranda Jokel with one comment
We reckon that 'Winter Wonderland' by the V-Dub Island All Stars is going to be the most played Christmas single on the Isle of Wight next month.
Thursday, 27th November, 2014 10:45am
By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments
The stage at Medina Theatre was crammed full with around 70 musicians last weekend for the start of the Isle of Wight Symphony Orchestra's season of concerts. We thought it was incredible, read on to see whether Jonathan agreed.
Saturday, 22nd November, 2014 12:49pm
By Jonathan Dodd with 2 readers' comments