Melanie Greggain – Ready To Run

Yesterday saw the release of Melanie Greggain’s debut solo single ‘Ready to Run’. The song made an immediate impact, jumping straight to the top of the iTunes country chart and … Continue Reading →


Lucy Grubb – 18 Miles EP Review

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • November 17, 2017
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It’s always a delight to introduce new artists and new music at Belles and Gals, so I was delighted when I heard the new E.P. from Lucy Grubb. It’s called … Continue Reading →


Lee Ann Womack ” The Lonely, The Lonesome and The Gone” album review by Lesley Hastings

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • November 14, 2017
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Since moving to Nashville from East Texas over thirty years ago, Lee Ann Womack has had a hugely successful recording career but while this latest release is her 9th studio … Continue Reading →


Danielle Bradbery’s ‘I Don’t Believe We’ve Met’ – Reviewed by Laura Klonowski

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • November 13, 2017
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Danielle Bradbery is one of the fastest rising country artists around at the moment. The blonde singer combines authentic country vibes with a pop production to crate a sound capable … Continue Reading →


Brandy Clark’s 2017 UK TOUR – Review by Lesley Hastings

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • November 11, 2017
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What do you do when your favourite singer/songwriter announces an 11 date UK tour? If you’re me and that artist is Nashville’s Brandy Clark you book time off work and get tickets … Continue Reading →


Gretchen Peters, Union Chapel London, 7th Nov 2017 – Lesley Hastings

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • November 9, 2017
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Moving to music city thirty years ago from Boulder, Colorado, Gretchen Peters is one of Nashville’s most respected singer/songwriters and has had cuts by numerous artists including Shania Twain, Patty … Continue Reading →


Fifth Floor ‘Heartbreak Talks’ Album Review by Nick Cantwell

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • November 9, 2017
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London based Fifth Floor are a Swedish country-rock duo Moa Bergström and Matilda Christiansson and have been a regular featur of Belles and Gals in the past. I’ve been lucky … Continue Reading →


Kelsea Ballerini ‘Unapologetically’ Album Review by Liam Lewis

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • November 1, 2017
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Kelsea Ballerini is set to release her sophomore album titled ‘Unapologetically’ on Friday 3rd November. Unapologetically has been in development for nearly two years. Kelsea has described the album as … Continue Reading →


BCMA ‘Best of British’ in the Round – Review by Katie Louise Ingram

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • October 26, 2017
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Current members of the British Country Music Association were invited to a very special free concert Saturday night celebrating country music in the UK and to kick start British CMA’s … Continue Reading →


April Jai – ‘The Last Goodbye’ E.P. Released Friday

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • October 25, 2017
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April Jai is a new up-and-coming artist from London who releases her new E.P. ‘The Last Goodbye’ this coming Friday. It’s always fantastic to feature a new artist on the … Continue Reading →