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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Eyre Llew’s Farewell to Asia Show @ Nottingham Contemporary // VIDEO

Eyre Llew, the ambient-rock trio, have played their last UK gig before they fly out for their Asia tour. Sam, Jack and Jack have stolen my heart and let me tell you, they will steal yours too. The music of Eyre Llew transports you to a place where the saddest things in life don’t matter, even […]

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Silver Wilson are ‘Close Enough’ with their new summer bop // REVIEW

Silver Wilson are back a year after the release of  ‘I’ll Be There’ and summer is definitely their season. ‘Close Enough’ is filled with subtle drops (of tomato juice), rhythms with so much (salt and pepper) flavour and spicy (tabasco) vocals topped off with a kick of vodka. This is the only Bloody Mary you […]

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Songs you need to hear // #melodiesofthemonth

In a new feature on Ginfold, I thought I would share the songs I’m listening to. You may not of heard of some of these artists but trust me change is a good thing. Listen through the links or if you want all the songs in place listen on Spotify… Link below! Each month we’ll […]

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My head is still in the clouds because of 88rising // ALBUM REVIEW

A 17-track album you ask? On my three-hour journey to Nottingham, this album is making me feel like I’m cruising on this road trip with the windows down and a nod of my head. I’m basically a gangster, right? Anyway… 88rising have released their first album ‘Head in the Clouds’ and there is a mix […]

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Last Dinosaurs latest single ‘ELEVEN’ is 11/10 // REVIEW

After the success of ‘In A Million Years’ (my favourite Last Dinosaurs album) back in 2012 and ‘Wellness’ in 2015, Last Dinosaurs are back baby and what a pleasure it is to say! ‘Eleven’ is the latest release from the Australian indie-kings and is very much inspired by The Strokes after the Last Dinosaurs frontman […]

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Lewis Watson made me Sink not Swim @ Tooting Tram and Social // REVIEW

5 years ago in a very small Norwich venue I saw Lewis Watson perform the songs from his very first EP. Fast forward to July 2018 where the YouTube star played one of his very few gigs for this year in Tooting, London. At 14 years old, like many other teenagers, I was obsessed with […]

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EVERYTHING YOU NEEDED TO SEE @ DOT TO DOT 2018 // VIDEO

If you want to see the most established Nottingham based music festival then look no further! Dot to Dot festival showcases the best in local music and the best up and coming artists across the country. I’ve created a short highlights video for Dot to Dot 2018. This year was absolutely incredible I wish I […]

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AVA SAINT ON DOT TO DOT FESTIVAL AND SUEDE // VIDEO

I finally met a girl who loves yellow as much as me! That’s right, Ava Saint is my new spirit animal and there are too many reasons why. In one corner of Dot to Dot festival there is a very lovely venue called Suede Bar where some of the best pizza in Nottingham is made. […]

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Tom Walker teaches me how to do the perfect Yorkshire accent // VIDEO

After interviewing Ryan Sparrow a few weeks ago, I felt it would only be right that I have a chat with the very talent man that Ryan once supported. He’s an award winning upcoming British singer/songwriter and I’m certain you’ve heard his latest single ‘Leave a Light On‘. I’m excited about this one, it’s Tom […]

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