Alongside friend, comrade and “under-DJ” Elis James, he rewrote the rule book of commercial digital indie radio broadcasting. Having settled key debates such as should you have a waste paper bin in the lounge, whether a crème egg is the perfect weight and shape for throwing and how tall Brian May is, the pair moved to prime time publicly-funded speech-based radio channel BBC 5Live. Every Friday the pair tackle the big issues, like whether people have a printer at home and what’s the weirdest place you’ve done your tax return.
After launching their mental health podcast ‘How Do You Cope?’ one journalist commented:
"They are tweaking British masculinity at the edges, and in doing so letting in a lot of much-needed light. There is a warmth and reliability to the duo that have seen them become a cult phenomenon."
And one listener tweeted in capital letters