80's

Australiana

This Australian Island Used to Be a Kind of 1980s Ibiza

Remembering when Great Keppel Island was advertised as “a great place to get wrecked.”
Gavin Butler
9.14.18
Noisey Hitlist

This New Orleans DIY Band Make Hooky 80s Music to Dance to

They're called Sexy Dex and the Fresh and we're premiering their new video “Play Me Birdie” today.
Daisy Jones
9.6.18
Guide to Getting Into

The Guide to Getting Into Devo

More than a quirky band with funny red hats, Devo were synth-weilding art punk pioneers who shaped everyone from Neil Young to Radiohead, and 'The Simpsons' to Martin Scorsese. Here's where to start.
Andrea Domanick
8.30.18
violent times

Pink Cocaine, Convertibles, and Versace Ashtrays: a Weekend with a Colombian Cartel

"I got so high I went outside and tried to ride one of his thoroughbreads but almost broke my legs."
Mahmood Fazal
6.28.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Paramore’s New 80s Video Perfectly Sums Up Their Sad-Pop Sound

The visual for "Rose-Colored Boy," off last year's 'After Laughter', encapsulates where the band are at right now.
Lauren O'Neill
2.6.18
New music

Fans of Odd 80s Punk Rejoice, The Zoomers Album is Getting Reissued

Listen to some wild space punk from the Louisiana Bayou.
Tim Scott
12.15.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Armie Hammer's Balls Had to Be Digitally Edited Out of 'Call Me By Your Name'

"They were short shorts. What’re you gonna do?"
Drew Schwartz
11.29.17
New music

This Neddy Smith Reissue Proves That 80s Funk Was the Sweatiest

The smooth B-side is written about an ex-girlfriend's obsession with soap operas.​
Tim Scott
9.30.17
Remembering Things

Skins, Smack and 'SNL': 80s New York Hardcore With Agnostic Front's Roger Miret

Read an exclusive excerpt from Miret's new book that looks back at the wild days of New York City hardcore.
Tim Scott
8.3.17
Noisey News

Aaand Here is the 80s Rework of The Chainsmoker's "Closer" We All Knew Would Come

Let's all give this never-ending nuisance a little more shelf-life, shall we?
Issy Beech
6.21.17
exhibit

Keith Haring’s Earliest Posters Go On Display

A retrospective post show documenting the rise and popularity of Haring’s boldly-outlined ‘radiant child.’
Diana Shi
6.12.17
Future Days

From Yo-Yo Dicks to Jesus Christ, A Brief Survey of 80s Novelty Rap

There was a time when no one knew what a rap song should be about, and it was glorious.
Drew Millard
6.8.17
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