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Here’s your handy County Press guide to live music, entertainment and other events on the Isle of Wight this week!

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What music and events are on the Isle of Wight this week?

  • Friday, August 12

Isle of Wight County Press:

1pm Something About Mondays – Adgestone Vineyard 

6pm An Evening of Opera Gala – The Garlic Farm, Newchurch (ticketed)

6.30pm SIGMA and Dimension – Robin Hill, Downend (ticketed)

7pm Phil Oswald’s The Kontiki Crew – Monkton Arts, Ryde (sold out)

7.30pm Jive Talkin’ – Shanklin Theatre (ticketed)

7.30pm Five Points Gang – Strings Bar and Venue, Newport (ticketed)

9pm The Dead Perrys – The High Park Tavern, Ryde 

9pm Blues Anonymous – King Harry’s Bar, Shanklin

9.30pm Last Chance City – The Anchor, Cowes (9.30pm)

Isle of Wight County Press: Sigma and Russell Watson will be at Robin Hill.Sigma and Russell Watson will be at Robin Hill.

  • Saturday, August 13

Isle of Wight County Press:

11am Jack up the Party – Retro Staycations, Ryde (ticketed) (runs until August 14)

1pm The Alberts – Adgestone Vineyard 

2pm Tim N Her – Ventnor Putting Green 

2pm Nettlestone & Seaview Summer Fete – Seagrove Recreation Ground 

6pm An Evening of Opera Gala – The Garlic Farm (ticketed)

6.30pm Russell Watson – Robin Hill, Downend (ticketed)

7.30pm Martin Carthy – Quay Arts, Newport (ticketed)

7.30pm The Phoenix Choir – St Saviour’s Church, Totland  

8.30pm Milo the Band – High Park Tavern, Ryde

9.30pm Hot Pocket – The Anchor, Cowes

Isle of Wight County Press: Watch opera at the Garlic Farm and jam the blues in Cowes.Watch opera at the Garlic Farm and jam the blues in Cowes.

  • Sunday, August 14

Isle of Wight County Press:

1pm Average Height Band – Adgestone Vineyard

1pm The Hillmans with Dave Asbery – Sandown Airport

3pm Trident Concert Band – Rylstone Bandstand, Shanklin

4pm Black Cat Blues Club – The Anchor, Cowes

6pm Gary and Laura – Railway Inn, Ryde

7.30pm Fleetwood Bac – Shanklin Theatre (ticketed)

  • Monday, August 15

Isle of Wight County Press:

8pm Cowes Concert Band – Rylstone Bandstand, Shanklin 

  • Tuesday, August 16

Isle of Wight County Press:

8pm Legacy Unlimited – Rylstone Bandstand, Shanklin 

Isle of Wight County Press:

1.30pm and 4.30pm Wight Proms: Nippers – Northwood House see Horrible Histories: Tudors (ticketed)

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Isle of Wight County Press:

  • Wednesday, August 17

Isle of Wight County Press:

1pm Ben Stubbs – Adgestone Vineyard

7pm Platform One Presents… – Strings Bar and Venue (ticketed)

8pm Sandown and Shanklin Military Band – Rylstone Bandstand, Shanklin 

8.30pm Open Mic Night – Railway Inn, Ryde

Isle of Wight County Press:

6pm Wight Proms: Isle of Pride – Northwood House (ticketed)

  • Thursday, August 18

Isle of Wight County Press:

1pm Greg Barnes – Adgestone Vineyard

6pm Wight Proms: Isle of Opera – Northwood House (ticketed)

7.30pm Open Mic and Jam Night – Strings Bar and Venue (ticketed)

8pm Abbey Brass – Rylstone Bandstand, Shanklin 

Isle of Wight County Press:

8.15pm Beyond the West End 2022 – Shanklin Theatre (ticketed)

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