Gwen Sebastian ” Once Upon A Time In The West: Act 1 album review (by Lesley Hastings)

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • December 6, 2017
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Sometimes when you go to a concert you get even more than you expected, and that was definitely the case for me in August at Miranda Lambert’s London show when … Continue Reading →


Catherine McGrath in support of Dan & Shay – O2 Academy 2 Birmingham

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • December 2, 2017
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Catherine McGrath has been making waves within the UK country music scene and is a rapidly rising star. With the likes of Spotify and Apple Music giving her their support, … Continue Reading →


Maren Morris Tour Review – Bristol (reviewer – Liam Lewis)

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • November 25, 2017
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Maren Morris – Hero tour 2017 – Anson Rooms, Bristol Student union – 18th November 2017 Grammy award winning artist Maren Morris has had an incredible year since the release … Continue Reading →


EP REVIEW: Jess & The Bandits’ ‘Always Christmas Eve’ – review by Laura Klonowski

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • November 24, 2017
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UK/US country music band Jess & The Bandits have teamed up with a number of fellow Brit country acts for a very special festive EP titled ‘Always Christmas Eve’. The … Continue Reading →


Melanie Greggain – Ready To Run

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • November 23, 2017
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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 →