• Missed Mixtapes #2

    Blogariddims is one of my favourite collections of mixtapes to be found on the internet. With 50 instalments of all genres, it was a difficult task to choose just one to share with you. After much deliberation I went with […]

  • Mike’s Monday Morning #Playlist – 7.10.13

    Mike is back to synthy wonderment this week – save for a brief interlude courtesy of Jake Bugg and the Arctic Monkeys. But other than this little nod to Northen indie crooners, Mike’s definitely in a dreamy, sultry state of […]

  • Missed Mixtapes #1

    Never has a generation been so technologically savvy and web present as ours. Anyone can download free software, free music, put out a mix and masquerade as a DJ to the world, or to the Midlands, as I did. This, […]

  • Mike’s Monday Morning #Playlist – 30.9.13

    If you’re looking for a snappy wake-up call, the first half of Mike’s playlist this week is the business. (Try ‘The Wake’ by The Joy Boys. It’ll sort you right out better than coffee and ritalin). As usual, Mr Thomas […]

  • Mike’s Monday Morning #Playlist: 23.9.13

    Leading in with some of Britain’s best new (and some old favourite) guitar acts this week – Mike’s clearly woken up on the Indie side of the bed. Troumaca, discovered by Gilles “the don” Peterson and signed to his Brownswood […]

  • Mike’s Monday Morning #Playlist – 16.9.13

    Mike’s come over all sensual this week. His XWHY playlist is a stroll through some of the best, and sexiest electronic music to come out of the last few months. ‘Worst Enemy’ from Toddla T has got to be on […]

  • Mike’s Monday Morning #Playlist – 2.9.13

    Apparently Summer is over. It seems, luckily, that no one has told the weatherman about this. However, in the spirit of entering September, we’ve got a slightly more mellow selection for you this week. Tracklist: Meltdown – Ghostpoet Better Man […]