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  • Felipe Pantone: This year’s True Music collaborator

    Last year, XWHY was able to catch up with groundbreaking audiovisual artist Reeps One to discuss his work, courtesy of Ballantine’s True Music Series. Prestigious graphic designers Leif Podhajsky and Dave Ma have also partnered on the series in the […]

  • Should Live Music Be More Important Now Spotify Is On The Scene?

    It’d be fair to say that the majority of industries have changed in recent years. Business has gone online, and socialising has turned media. But, few industries have experienced a transformation as extreme as music. The music world as we […]

  • HEAR THIS: FTSE – Pork Chop

    The dance music enigma FTSE is back! The genius that has previously bought us the delightfully moody “St Tropez“, brings us his new single ‘Pork Chop’. His sound is ever-evolving, and as promised, it certainly is interesting; a weird and […]

  • Hear This: Field Trip To The Moon – You

    Field trip to the moon are a London based group led by actress and singer Angela Christofilou. They released their debut album in 2017, and receiving support from radio and blogs alike. Their video for “You” has been directed by […]

  • Hear This: AFRICANISM PRESENTS MANI LAPUSSH & BOB SINCLAR – “TURN ME ON”

    Turn Me On’ reflects Bob Sinclar’s passion for African music and melodies, and by teaming up with talented, up-and-coming Lagos vocalist Mani Lapussh, gives an amazing vibe full of rhythm, beats and energetic inspirations. The single is a renaissance of […]

  • Hear This: Mallory Knox – Black Holes

    Mallory Knox have released their first single as a four-piece, following the news that vocalist Mikey Chapman had departed the band last week. ‘Black Holes’ sees bassist Sam Douglas step up to vocal duties. He says in relation to ‘Black […]

  • Hear This: Brunetto ft Bearoid – Humanity

    It is AFFKT‘s Sincopat imprint who has managed to convince Brunetto to break his musical silence since his highly acclaimed album “Sheroine” (Irregular, 2014). Brunetto’s new single titled “Humanity” (feat. Bearoid), produced with special care and attention to detail, combines […]

  • BOILER ROOM X BALLANTINE’S TRUE MUSIC: DOLLKRAUT INTERVIEW

      Earlier this week we headed to East London for the Launch of the Boiler Room x Ballantine’s True Music: Hybrid Sounds. The partnership between Boiler Room and Ballantine’s is in it’s third year and this year they will be […]

  • 5 Iconic Bands Still Rocking Today

    The vast majority of bands only have a short lifespan, burning brightly for a couple of years before fading away again into obscurity. When you see classic groups up on stage headlining festivals and selling out arenas after decades, you […]

  • Dave – Question Time

    Let me introduce you to Dave. Dave is 19 years old. Dave lives in London. Dave is also known as Santan Dave. Dave is a Rapper. and Dave has some questions…