1970's

Photos

Lost Photographs of an Iconic Queer Discotheque

Photographer Meryl Meisler captured the scene at Paradise Garage throughout the 70's
Elizabeth Renstrom
12.20.18
Australia Today

Melbourne Cinema Cancels ‘Deep Throat’ Screening After Backlash

Anti-pornography campaigners cited Linda Lovelace's claim that she was forced into the movie at gunpoint.
VICE Staff
2.12.18
Longreads Or Whatever

The Story of Rexy, Two 80s Blitz Kids Who Made One Cult Album

It’s been over 30 years since they put out ‘Running Out of Time’, but their new romantic, outsider legacy lives on.
Daisy Jones
1.30.18
The 2017 Music Issue

Photos of 'Untypical Girls' and the Radical Stages of Revolution

See excerpts of Sam Knee's forthcoming book, 'Untypical Girls: Styles and Sounds of the Transatlantic Indie Revolution,' featuring Kim Gordon, The Wrecks, Slant 6, and more.
Sam Knee
11.11.17
Television

'Mindhunter' Is Classic, Serial Killer-Obsessed David Fincher

Featuring Talking Heads and some very 1970s FBI agents.
Cameron Williams
10.12.17
punk

Rare Photos of the 70s British Punk Scene

The new photo book 'Spirit of 76: London Punk Eyewitness' is a striking view from the front lines of when punk became punk.
Matthew James-Wilson
4.26.17
Please Kill Me

Partying with John Waters in 1970s Provincetown

This is the story of the 70s summer photographer Nan Goldin spent partying with eccentrics like Philippe Marcade, John Waters, and other brilliant weirdos.
Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain
11.21.16
Music

A Tale of Two Cities: Disco Era Bushwick

Witness—and envy—the wild world of New York City in the late 1970s through the lens of Meryl Meisler's medium-format camera.
Meryl Meisler
10.10.16
Design

The Real ‘Mad Men’ of the 60s Come to Life in a Short Documentary

“The copywriting was very ordinary, straightforward, offhand; it spoke like a New Yorker at the racetrack.”
Diana Shi
9.4.16
Noisey Blog

We Went to Memphis to Find a Long Lost New Zealand Funk Album From the 70s

New Zealand Trading Company’s sound is as hard to pin down as a copy of their 1970 record.
Ben Stanley
7.26.16
Photo

England in the 1970s Through the Lens of an Outsider

Back when he could only get to England by ferry, French photographer Gil Rigoulet saw it as a gloriously strange, distant planet.
Gil Rigoulet
5.26.16
Features

Junior Boys, Dinamo Azari, Skratch Bastid, and More Pick Their Essential Canadian Disco Songs

We rounded up our favourite crate-diggers to compile a list of the best 70s and 80s hits.
Benjamin Boles
5.2.16
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