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.”
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.
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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.
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."
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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.
Fans of Odd 80s Punk Rejoice, The Zoomers Album is Getting Reissued
Listen to some wild space punk from the Louisiana Bayou.
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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?"
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.
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.
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?
Keith Haring’s Earliest Posters Go On Display
A retrospective post show documenting the rise and popularity of Haring’s boldly-outlined ‘radiant child.’
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.