Plastic Mermaids

Isle of Wight band Plastic Mermaids are Douglas Richards, Jamie Richards, Chris Jones, Tom Farren and Chris Newnham. Their debut single was described by Q Magazine as containing “some of the most creatively deployed panning heard all year.”

Below are some of the articles we’ve written about them.

Onwards and upwards for Island band Plastic Mermaids

Plastic Mermaids

Their debut single is described by Q Magazine as containing "some of the most creatively deployed panning heard all year".

Thursday, 19th December, 2013 8:42am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Plastic Mermaids play Halloween Special tonight

Plastic Mermaids

Dig out your fancy dress for tonight's Halloween Special in Newport.

Friday, 1st November, 2013 4:56pm

By Sally Perry

Live music, art and films at season launch at Quay Arts

Live music, art and films at season launch at Quay Arts

Check out the showcase of Island creative talent at Quay Arts in Newport from 6pm.

Friday, 13th September, 2013 4:49pm

By Sally Perry

All welcome to live showcase of talent at Quay Arts autumn season launch

Quay Arts

This coming Friday, Quay Arts centre in Newport will be welcoming Islanders to the launch of their autumn season of events.

Tuesday, 10th September, 2013 10:19am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Bestival 2013 Review: How was it for you? (Photo gallery)

Jellyfish by Victor Frankowski

We had a cracking time at Bestival 2013, along with tens of thousands of others. Let us know how it was for you and see if you can spot yourself in our photo gallery.

Monday, 9th September, 2013 2:26pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Headfunk curate Bohemian Woods at Isle of Wight Festival

Bohemian Woods Logo:

Local musical renegades curate four days of music in the new Bohemian Woods.

Thursday, 23rd May, 2013 12:39pm

By Sally Perry

Quality live music at Acoustic Originals

Quality live music at Acoustic Originals

Monday night's free live music event at Quay Arts looks set to be a corker.

Friday, 17th May, 2013 10:00am

By Rachel Day

Our choice of things to do today: Food, art, makers, sustainability, music and more

Pedlars logo

Check out our recommendations of things to do around the Island today. There's loads going on.

Sunday, 24th March, 2013 10:09am

By Sally Perry

Lottie Rann Trust: This week’s fundraising events

Find out how you can get involved in fundraising for the Lottie Rann Trust this week.

Tuesday, 19th March, 2013 9:39am

By Jesse Rann

Plastic Mermaids and more at Lottie Rann fundraiser

Plastic Mermaids running down a hill

An evening of live music to raise money and awareness for the Lottie Rann Trust. It should be a great night!

Wednesday, 27th February, 2013 5:06pm

By Sally Perry