A Record-Breaking Fringe

Surpassing even the greatest of expectations, Semi-Toned and the Sweet Nothings’ performances at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival have blown last year’s efforts out of the water. With both groups receiving rave 4 and 5 star reviews, the week saw Exeter’s finest blowing away audiences on the streets and in the venues, and mixing with the … Continue reading


In just under a week, the world’s biggest arts festival will commence, and this year, not one, but TWO of Exeter A Cappella Society’s groups will be putting on a series of thrilling performances in Edinburgh. Semi-Toned will return for their second year to follow up their ★★★★★ 2013 debut with their new show ‘Toned-Up’, and … Continue reading


Amid the swaggering Dinner Jackets, sleek ball gowns, fancy glasses and James Bond poses, the gorgeous Sweet Nothings rocked up and whacked out a fantastic set of top quality music. Maybe the crowds were expecting a classical string quartet? Our girls smacked the audiences with all the old favourites plus a few newbies such as … Continue reading


NASTA tomorrow. Good luck Sweet Nothings!!!! Have a look at some of the people who will be there to see them live: http://guildweb.ex.ac.uk/judges/ Kate Silverton! Robert Shearman!   Meanwhile, according to this, Steven Edwards and Alison Howe will have watched XTV’s extract of our Christmas Concert by now. Wonder what they made of Semi-Toned’s 12 … Continue reading


Well done to XTV, NASTA has just made NATIONAL TV, and the Sweet Nothings will be there right in the centre of it!!! Saturday 5:30-6 at the Drinks reception and 9:45 on the stage!   And, even better, if you go onto http://guildweb.ex.ac.uk/awards/best-music-show/ Scroll down on the right of the video to find The Venue – XTV’s Music Show‘s … Continue reading

End of Term

The term is now over, the new committee is in, and most of the groups have gone home… But not the Sweet Nothings. If you’re around this Easter and feeling bored – check them out at NaSTA on the 6th April. That’s right, those girls never cease to amaze. Meanwhile, in other shocking news, it’s … Continue reading

upcoming this week

Two exciting concerts coming up. TONIGHT! See Sweet Nothings and Illuminations AND Harmonics tonight at Jamnesty https://www.facebook.com/events/165937326890486/ THURSDAY! Harmonics Spring Concert (featuring Take Note and Madrigals). 6:30pm Chapel https://www.facebook.com/events/228173863987535/?fref=ts Exciting stuff! Aren’t Harmonics a wonderfully busy group?

Friendly support!

Look what the Sweet Nothings have done for Semi-Toned!!! Possibly the nicest thing a group has ever done. Makes me so proud to be in Exeter:

VFUK Official Review

Fantastic review of our regional round from University A Cappella UK… http://universityacappellauk.com/2013/03/11/event-review-vf-uk-2013-exeter-regional-round/ Congratulations again to our wonderful Semi-Toned boys, to the ‘powerful’ Sweet Nothings girls and to our debutants Illuminations Exeter who made a splash with their ‘energy and flair’!!! We are very excited to see how our boys get on in the big smoke this weekend!!! And if you missed it, … Continue reading

Sweet Nothings on BBC Radio Devon

Well done to the Sweet Nothings for their performance today on BBC Radio Devon with John Govier! So much fun ♥ Listen here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p015578p