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.

The Bees Played Ryde

The Bees Played Ryde

The Bees played Ryde Theatre to a packed capacity

Monday, 31st October, 2005 9:40pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

The Bees/Motion Pictures

The Bees/Motion Pictures

Ventnor band, The Bees will be playing The Venue @ Ryde Theatre on Saturday 29th October. Tickets are selling fast, but if you’re quick, you might be able to get some before the event

Saturday, 29th October, 2005 7:30pm

By Sally Perry

La Banda Martinez

Wednesday 9th November …. doors open 6.30pm finishing at 10pm The Wight Light Gallery presents, for one night only …. The Amazing La Banda Martinez A brilliant acoustic band playing their renditions of Latin, Jazz, Classics and

Wednesday, 26th October, 2005 8:53am

By Sally Perry

7 Out of 10 For Creativity

7 Out of 10 For Creativity

It’s official, Newport has been voted the 7th (in top 20 list) most up and coming culturally creative places in the UK with the Island fast becoming a beacon for fostering musical and artistic

Thursday, 20th October, 2005 1:01pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Shopping Trolley: Was It A Dream?

Shopping Trolley: Was It A Dream?

I had to pinch myself this morning when I woke from a contented slumber ... was it a dream or did it really happen?

Monday, 17th October, 2005 7:45am

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Shopping Trolley, 27 hours and counting ….

Shopping Trolley, 27 hours and counting ….

The third event is expected to be even bigger and better than the previous two.

Saturday, 15th October, 2005 4:57pm

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

The Bees Play The Venue

The Bees Play The Venue

Ventnor band, The Bees will be playing The Venue @ Ryde Theatre on Saturday 29th October. Tickets are selling fast, but if you’re quick, you might be able to get some before the event

Wednesday, 12th October, 2005 4:11pm

By Sally Perry

New Discussion Forums on VentnorBlog

New Discussion Forums on VentnorBlog

I am very happy to say that with much help from Simon, we have just launched a number of discussion forums on VentnorBlog. There will be a permanent link in the top navigation bar, and

Tuesday, 11th October, 2005 10:59am

By Sally Perry

Black History Month comes to Ventnor

Black History Month comes to Ventnor

You might already know that each year in the UK, October is Black History Month. Diversity is sparse on the island, so it’s encouraging to see that schools and associations are helping to promote the

Tuesday, 4th October, 2005 3:01pm

By Sally Perry

Shopping Trolley

Curated by the very lovely Raff Sunday 16th October sees the return of the Shopping Trolley at the Quay Arts in Newport …. expect a night of excellent visual art and music. Action

Thursday, 29th September, 2005 11:10pm

By Sally Perry with one comment