Wight Noize 2018 winners Reminders.

‘Beach-punk’ group Reminders have been crowned winners of this year’s Wight Noize competition, securing a place at the Isle of Wight Festival 2018.

Six bands battled it out in front of judges Champs’ Michael Champion, Platform One’s Dave Pontin, Strings Bar and Venue owner Claydon Connor, bassist and composer Jon Thorne, Studio Humbug’s Rob Homes and Isle of Wight Radio’s Heather McCallum.

Schooled at Platform One, the winning trio take influence from The Cure, Green Day and The Beatles, and have already embarked on a UK tour.

WATCH: Reminders take the stage at this year’s Wight Noize competition.