In Brief

S.Harper Sounds Memorial Festival
This summer witness the birth of the latest, great British festival. Festivals are started for…
Black Teenager Wins At Ivy League Acceptance, Racism Abounds
You've probably seen the story already - the post showing the essay that got him…

In Depth

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Women of Sochi – The XWHY Ranking
Talk about Brits with grit - we've got some f***ing…
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India: Bootleg Booze, the Subtle Genocide
It was Mahatma Gandhi’s firmest belief that the prohibition of…

Features

  • Shinebright this summer with glacéau vitaminwater…

    Following on from their success last year, Vitaminwater has decided to once again campaign to nurture and promote young creative talent in the capital as they open up their Shinebright studio at Truman Brewery in the heart of London's creative hub. As any aspiring musician will tell you, studio time…
  • Mike’s Monday #Playlist – 07.07.14

    XWHY’S MIKE CURATES THE PICK OF THE MUSICAL CROP TO SOUNDTRACK YOUR MONDAY MORNING. We start the playlist off this week with a touch of Connan Mockasin, the falsetto crooner who more often than not, looks like he's stepped right out of 1960s stockholm. His voice oozes cool but more importantly sex.…

Fashion

  • #FOUND – MeishMellow

    XWHY grabs a chat with MeishMellow founder Daniel Miles. What's the deal? I started MeishMellow during my time at uni as a way to document the photos and videos that I made and it has basically grown from there. It had always been an aspiration of mine to create a…
  • XWHY STYLE: Lyle & Scott x Present

    To celebrate their 140th anniversary Lyle & Scott have joined forces with the iconic menswear store Present London to create a small capsule of classic knitwear and polos in Present’s chosen colours. The product has just gone in store and online so check them out now. The "L & S"…

Interviews

  • Welcome to the Thfkdlf…

    The team behind up and coming UK Streetwear brand THFKDLF talk to XWHY about their worldwide appeal, how they would make the world a better place and their fucked life before fashion. We recently stole some time with one of the fastest growing and influential brands in the UK right now.…
  • Cowlin: House Magic, Groupie Love and the Eiffel Tower

    Ahead of his set at WE ARE FSTVL this Saturday, we got to have a little chat with the young Reading-based DJ / Producer Cowlin or Daniel Cowling to his friends. Touching upon “Groupie Love”, arseholes and Cowlin's lessons in Grime. In the short time that he’s been on the…

Women

  • Style & Substance: Linda Harrison

    XWHY bags a chat with songstress and feisty female Linda Harrison. Harrison has 1 million YouTube hits, a fashion line and an album recorded when she was 16 to her name, and collaborations and connections from Cutfather to Perez Hilton. But this seemingly glitzy start is the result of fierce…
  • Style & Substance: Stephanie Filo Jones

    XWHY interviews Denver Broncos Cheerleader come Film and TV editor Stephanie Filo Jones... Name: Stephanie Filo Jones Location: Los Angeles, California Occupation:  TV/Film Editor Twitter:  @stephaniefilo Let's just say this: writing a dating profile for Stephanie Filo Jones would not be an easy task. A former NFL cheerleader, turned film…