Have we beaten the streets at Beat The Streets 2018? // VIDEO

Let’s #throwback to Beat The Streets 2018, the charity event of year, which raised money for Framework and homelessness in Nottinghamshire. The event organised by DHP saw multiple venues be home to some of Nottingham’s greatest musical talents for one day only. Within this list were three of my personal favourites; Eyre Llew, Rob Green […]

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Acoustic Rooms 8th Birthday Party // VIDEO

Last week Rescue Rooms celebrated their 15th birthday filled with some of my local favourites including Rob Green, Laurie Illingworth and Dan Chapman. However, this week their younger sibling Acoustic Rooms had its time to party. If you’re an acoustic singer and based in Nottingham then this was the place to be. The afternoon event […]

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Deaf Havana have countless nights of NO SLEEP! // VIDEO

Last week Deaf Havana played Rock City as part of their UK headline tour. As a Norfolk girl I was surprised to find out that these lads were from my ‘endz’ (I’m still working how to be one of the cool kids). I think I missed the golden opportunity of who can do the best […]

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What would you sacrifice to do what you love? // ACOUSTIC ROOMS ~ VIDEO

After travelling nearly 4000 miles from Chicago to Nottingham to pursue his music career, Joey Costello the ‘sad, soppy, songwriter’, tells me about his experience and inspirations. With a calming voice much like Ray LaMontagne, alongside lyrics as pure as one of my all time favourites Michael Kiwanuka, Joey has a vocal gift that Nottingham […]

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NEW ALBUM ALERT!!! The Xcerts // VIDEO

The XCerts are releasing their new album ‘Hold On To Your Heart’ at the end of January but they couldn’t release it before their tour and that precious interview about being lean like a piece of steak with me, Georgia Pinfold. It was only 4 days before their album release that The XCerts sat down […]

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We Are the Giant spill the BEANZ’ with Scribble Victory // ACOUSTIC ROOMS ~ VIDEO

Monday nights, you should know it by now… It’s Acoustic Rooms! This week I interviewed Scribble Victory and We are the Giant in this funky edited sit down chit-chat. We discuss how the two bands first met, who their inspirations are, those things that make their music so unique and one word… Tinder. Check out […]

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Beat the Streets: Ones to Watch // Notes of Nottingham

Beat the Streets is a brand new festival coming to Nottingham to help raise money for Framework, the Nottinghamshire charity dedicated to bettering the lives of homeless people. The Nottingham based festival has been organised by DHP Family, the name behind festivals such as Slendour, Dot to Dot and Everywhere as well as some of […]

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Adam Peter Smith // The Notes of Nottingham

Music has the power to evoke a feeling, ease pain or even change perceptions. Adam Peter Smith is my one to watch this week on The Notes of Nottingham and he excels in all of the above. With Jazz at the heart of his music, Adam Peter Smith has released his latest EP ‘Songs for Dreamers’ which has a French […]

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5 films of 2017 // REVIEW

2017 has a been a huge success for film. La La Land kicked off the year in style and set the benchmark for the 2017’s film industry, but the best was yet to come. 5. LADY MACBETH This year I was lucky enough to interview Lady Macbeth herself Florence Pugh and director William Oldroyd which […]

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GINFOLD’S Artist of the Year 2017 // REVIEW

2017 has been an incredible year for new music so it was only right that I highlighted a single artist who had created music that I’m still addicted to. However, I couldn’t cut it down to one so I present to you my two artists of 2017. Jorja Smith With inspiration from the likes of […]

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