Mon 14th Mar   19:00


ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL: New Blood Competition Quarter-Final : Chasing August // Graywave // Molly Bethan // MeMe Detroit at The Sunflower Lounge

The Event

Out of the thousands of hopefuls that entered the Isle of Wight Festival New Blood Competition, only a handful now remain in the Quarter-Finals. These artists are some of the most exciting and promising acts on the scene and will all be competing for a coveted slot at Isle of Wight Festival 2022!

So make your voice heard and support your favourite act for their chance to perform at Isle of Wight Festival! 

Line-up to be announced shortly

Meet the lineup

Chasing August

Anthemic Alt-Rock band from The Midlands.

Delivering a unique take on modern alternative rock; Chasing August combine melodic vocals over high octave guitars with catchy choruses that linger in your head for days.

A... view artist profile


Native to Birmingham, England, Graywave is the brainchild of Jess Webberley – a singer, songwriter, and visionary all in one package. Since Graywave’s beginnings in 2019, Jess has acted as creative director for all of Graywave’s ... view artist profile

Molly Bethan

Molly Bethan is a 20 year old singer-songwriter currently based in Birmimgham. Her music is influenced by the likes of neo-soul legends Erykah Badu and D’Angelo, whilst incooperating the live jazz feel of bands such as Oscar Jerome and Nubya... view artist profile

MeMe Detroit

Self described as Uplift Angst,Latina/British MeMe Detroit is a high octane breath of vivacity with an unforgettable live show that has pure passion & ardor for music at its heart.

Championed by BBC Introducing, Fresh On The Net, Kerran... view artist profile

The details

Key Info






£8 Standard Advance £10 On The Door




Long Live Live Music!

The venue

The Sunflower Lounge brings the glamour and grunge of New York dive bars to the centre of Birmingham. Since 2002, it has showcased the best of underground, breaking and local talent in our basement bar and forward-thinking DJs in the main bar. It has been a key part of the Birmingham live music circuit for 20 years showcasing intimate performances from the likes of Peace, The Amazons, Foals, Wolf Alice, Royal Blood, Dua Lipa, Rat Boy, Swim Deep and many more…

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76 Smallbrook Queensway, Birmingham B5 4EG

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