My Five (or Six) Southern Belle EPs of 2016 – Nathalie Larsen

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • December 31, 2016
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I’m delighted to be writing my first post for Belles & Gals as we approach the last days of 2016. This means I get to share some of the music … Continue Reading →


Interview with Carly Pearce

Hi Carly, I’m sure you won’t mind me saying that your new single “Every Little Thing” is just brilliant. Can you give us a little bit of background about the … Continue Reading →


My Five Favourite albums of 2016

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • December 27, 2016
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Now the end of the year is approaching, I thought I’d write a piece about my favourite music in 2016. We’ve already announced our 2016 awards nominations, which was voted … Continue Reading →


The BGA’s 2016

The first ever BGA’s (Belles and Gals Awards) are part of the celebration for our first Birthday. The winners of the awards will be announced on Wednesday 25th January 2017, … Continue Reading →


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I Believe in Father Christmas – Breeze Redwine

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • December 24, 2016
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If you’ve been following Belles and Gals from the very start you’ll know we’re huge fans of Lisa Redford, a singer songwriter based in Norwich/New York whose 2016 EP ‘Another … Continue Reading →


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Ellie Dibben – Forever is Over

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • December 18, 2016
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Today we feature Ellie Dibben for the second time, this time with her brand new single ‘Forever is Over’. At just 18, Ellie is a young singer just starting out on … Continue Reading →


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Karen Jonas – Wasting Time

I came across Karen Jonas for the first time just last week and the first thing I noticed was that her debut album was simply called ‘Country Songs’. The title might … Continue Reading →


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Towne – The One I Love

Today I feature Towne for the first time, with the brilliant ‘The One I Love’. It’s always fantastic to hear a great new song from a new artist, but when … Continue Reading →


Helena Mace – Wash Away the Years

  • By Nick Cantwell
  • December 15, 2016
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Today we feature Helena Mace for the first time, a singer songwriter from Bournemouth. Her debut album ‘Enlightened’ received worldwide airplay and fantastic reviews and now Helena is back with … Continue Reading →


Rivers – Real Christmas

Today we feature ‘Rivers’ for the first time with their Christmas song “Real Christmas”. ‘Rivers’ are based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. I heard this song for the first time just … Continue Reading →