Grace And Elliott – Beauty Queen

Last summer a new duo appeared on Guernsey’s music scene, Grace And Elliott (known separately for their work elsewhere with the likes of Track Not Found and Brunt), playing a brand of relaxed, alternative indie not so often heard with captivating versions of tracks by bands like Placebo, The New Time and others and now... Continue Reading →

Torteval Scarecrow Festival 2017

This is a slightly strange one as it feels a bit like a travel blog more than anything else though I only travelled five or six miles from home, to Guernsey's most south-westerly parish, for the 14th annual Torteval Scarecrow Festival. For clarity I'll add that, in many ways, Torteval is something of a home... Continue Reading →

Guernsey Song Project Launch

On Monday 27th January 2014 the Guernsey Language Commission launched a new project to help promote the island's native language. The project involves local musicians and songwriters coming together with speakers of Guernsey French to create songs using the, now little spoken, language. The event also featured performances from a some of Guernsey's acoustic music... Continue Reading →

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