Interview with Stanford Road

Since I started running this site, one of my most listened to records has to be the ‘Open Ended EP’ from Stanford Road, and I was delighted when the guys … Continue Reading →


Brennen Leigh and Noel McKay at the Green Note 27/7/2016

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • July 28, 2016
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Last night I headed into London again to see Brennen Leigh and Noel McKay perform at the Green Note. If you’ve read some of my previous reviews, you’ll know I’m … Continue Reading →


Interview with Jeannine Barry

Jeannine Barry is one of the rising stars of the UK country scene and we’ve featured her on the site a number of times. Last week she announced some big … Continue Reading →


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Lori McKenna – “The Bird and the Rifle” Album Review

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • July 26, 2016
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For any of you not familiar with Lori McKenna’s own recordings ( this being her 10th studio album) you will no doubt know some of her writes/co writes which have … Continue Reading →


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Becky’s Belles#1 – Maddie and Tae ‘Start Here’ Vlog Review

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • July 25, 2016
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Here is the first ever episode of ‘Becky’s Belles’ a regular Vlog series where Becky will take a look at the female country music scene, sometimes reviewing an album (like … Continue Reading →


Moore and More #1 – Interview with Haley Ryan

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • July 19, 2016
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Heyy! I’m so excited to be joining Belles and Gals, and especially with my new feature – Moore and More! Each month I’ll be collaborating with an artist to bring … Continue Reading →


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Demi Marriner “Gone” Recorded Exclusively for Belles and Gals

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • July 15, 2016
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Today we have an exclusive recording of ‘Gone’ by Demi Marriner. Yesterday I posted a review of her gig in Grosvenor Square on Tuesday and I heard this song for … Continue Reading →


Sara Beth “Full Speed Ahead” EP Review

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • July 15, 2016
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If you’re into the UK country scene, you can’t help but have noticed one name on everybody’s lips at the moment – SaraBeth. No, she isn’t a UK artist, she … Continue Reading →


Demi Marriner at ‘Summer in the Square’

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • July 14, 2016
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On Tuesday afternoon I headed into Central London to attend the ‘Summer in the Square’ event in Grosvenor Square. This is an extremely picturesque setting with marquees and tents were … Continue Reading →


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Luke and Mel – Bad Habit, plus interview

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • July 12, 2016
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KUdXJqjQPM4 Here is the brilliant official video for Luke and Mel’s ‘Bad Habit’. Yesterday I caught up with Luke (rather randomly at a gig when I realised that Luke was … Continue Reading →