Features
  • Rugby League: The Poor Relation

    XWHY’s Michael Thomas has a sporting epiphany in the form of the Rugby League World Cup. Why has the world kept this from him for so long..? If I was forced into a game of word association with “Rugby”, there […]

  • Mike’s Monday Morning #Playlist – 18.11.13

    Caught, as we are, in this veil of misty, rainy awfulness, Mike’s Monday playlist this week is mellow, if not slightly melancholy. Still, he’s crammed in some great tracks from artists young, old, big-time and undiscovered. For whatever reason, it’s […]

  • Sam Smith x Nile Rodgers x Disclosure x Jimmy Napes

    ‘Together’ – a slick new collaboration Over the last few months, after seeing an intriguing exchange of tweets between Sam Smith, Nile Rodgers, Disclosure and producer Jimmy Napes, we knew we were about to see something incredible. Little did we […]

  • Missed Mixtapes #7

    NTS Radio’s Dom Roarty provides XWHY with a series of Mixtapes that don’t deserve to be missed So, some of you may have heard this one before. But it is so good I think it merits sharing with you again. […]

  • Mike Monday Morning #Playlist – 11.11.13

    Morning folks! Mike’s back to kickstart your work week with a carefully sourced selection of new and relatively under-discovered tracks. Despite the name, LOL Boys aren’t a parody act of the likes of Lonely Island. The Canada-LA duo have produced […]

  • Missed Mixtapes #6

    NTS Radio’s Dom Roarty provides XWHY with a series of Mixtapes that don’t deserve to be missed My favourite radio show, without a doubt, is Radio 4’s “Desert Island Discs“. This show, which last year celebrated its 70th anniversary, is […]

  • Cheap Tits – Celebrities, Cyber-Sexuality and Cyrus

    This is the artwork for Lady Gaga’s new single. Just this. With that in mind, my opening statement is going to be almost as obvious as hers – Lady Gaga does not appeal, in any way, to the straight male […]

  • Mike’s Monday Morning #Playlist – 4.11.13

    Your Monday Morning Spotify and Soundcloud playlist from XWHY’s Michael Thomas. It’s time to wake the f*** up and get on with all the stuff you’ve been putting off for weeks. This week’s playlist from XWHY’s Mikey-T is upbeat and […]

  • Missed Mixtapes – #5

    NTS Radio’s Dom Roarty provides XWHY with a series of Mixtapes that don’t deserve to be missed This month’s selection is a UK funky mix from DJ Champion. It features a lot of the earlier tracks which helped to develop […]

  • How To: #becominganadulttips – 8

    The things you never knew you needed to know… Becoming an adult is a troublesome process. Few people make it out of adulthood alive. Whether you’re scraping twenty-one or hitting forty, there is always another mistake you didn’t know you […]