Boppity bop to the top! // MELODIES OF THE MONTH

Happy 2019! When I see someone wearing headphones in the street, I find myself curiously wondering what they are listening to but don’t pluck up the courage to ask because, well I think it would be quite odd. So instead, I’ve compiled a list of all the songs you’ve sent me over the last few […]

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11 albums to look out for in 2019 // MUSIC

2019 is the year of the pop comeback with album releases from The Backstreet Boys, Busted and the current queen of pop Ariana Grande but not even the ‘Thank you, next’ singer has reached the top of my lil chart! January 18 Maggie Rogers has announced her debut album ‘Heard it in a Past Life’ and […]

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GINFOLD’S top 9 upcoming artists for 2019 // MUSIC

Don’t get me wrong I am crazy excited about the Spice Girls comeback but for me 2019 is about keeping it fresh! Both locally and nationally there are some absolute bops on the way and here’s your 2019 preview. 2018 saw the likes of Tom Walker, Billie Eilish and Freya Ridings blossom in the world […]

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7 female artists you should be listening to right now! // MUSIC

Who run the world? Girls. That’s right and what better way than to introduce to you seven ladies who you should be listening to on repeat. I’m all about appreciating #WomeninMusic so here is my top 7 (there are so many more but just listen to my Spotify playlists wink wink).   POPPY AJUDHA The […]

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And all that (soft) jazz… // Melodies of the Month

Can you believe it’s December already?! I feel as though the first half of the year dragged and since July I’ve been living through those summer vibes and I’m still trying to deny it’s nearly 2019! So this month’s Melodies of the Month is all about taking it slow, chilling out and embracing what is […]

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The 1975 GLOW UP – A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships // REVIEW

As a pre-teen I was a sucker for boybands with One Direction, McFly and JLS plastered on the walls of my bedroom (still no shame) but I never found that same connection with The 1975 until now… In 2013 when The 1975’s self-titled debut album was released my next door neighbour and best friend Megan […]

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Skip a beat but not a song // #MELODIESOFTHEMONTH

We’ve had a bop and we’ve had a chill, now let’s combine the two in November’s #melodiesofthemonth. We’ve got a mix of new bangers and some jazzy grooves that I think you’ll love. Have a listen through SoundCloud or click the artwork for a YouTube link. The full playlist is available if you click inside […]

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Hockley Hustle 2018 // REVIEW

Hockley Hustle you’ve done it again, haven’t you? After making an ambitious list of the 22 acts I wanted to see, I nearly managed it hopping across Hockley and staying for half sets to catch all of my Nottingham favourites. It’s one of the only events in the year where I don’t mind or even […]

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Maisie Peters is always playing ‘In My Head’ // SINGLE REVIEW

Maisie Peters releases ‘In My Head’ the first single ahead of her ‘Dressed Too Nice for a Jacket’ EP out on November 2nd. From the age of 9 Maisie Peters has been one to watch. This was abundantly clear when she was bold enough to enter the Guardian’s Short Story competition. Her hunger for storytelling was […]

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LAUREL releases new album ‘DOGVIOLET’ // REVIEW

East London-based singer-songwriter Laurel has released her debut folk album ‘Dogviolet’ which explores the bittersweet feeling of love. Laurel’s sound takes inspiration from Laura Marling who was one of her first loves back when she was only 13. It was at that age where she picked up her first Spanish guitar and began to capture […]

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