1980S

Culture

Watch a Young Bernie Sanders Talk to Punks About How Society Is 'Baloney'

"To heck with law and order!"
River Donaghey
5.3.19
Obsessive Tendencies

How Queer Stories Onscreen Breathe New Life into Old Songs

'Call Me By Your Name,' 'Moonlight' and 'Black Mirror' have transformed classic songs, giving us a fresh wave of LGBTQ anthems.
Daisy Jones
4.12.18
The 2017 Music Issue

Maybe the People Would Be the Times

One writer remembers the 1970s New York City music scene, which we have to thank for everything.
Luc Sante
11.8.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Woman Says Dustin Hoffman Groped Her When She Was 17

"He was openly flirtatious, he grabbed my ass, he talked about sex to me and in front of me."
Drew Schwartz
11.1.17
pride

Squats, Sex Clubs and Punk: The Lesbian London of the 1980s

We spoke to filmmaker Siobhan Fahey about her life back then, living and partying with a gang of lesbian-separatist punk anarchists.
Amelia Abraham
7.5.17
Video Games

Talking Video Game Sex with the Creator of ‘Leisure Suit Larry’

It’s been 30 years since Al Lowe proved a creepy, pathetic pick-up artist could be a popular game protagonist.
Gregory Adams
7.5.17
netherlands

To Save the World, We Must Sue the Baby Boomers

Dutch children might be able to sue their parents for bringing them into this godawful world. Where can I sign up?
Drew Brown
6.6.17
rehab

I Smoked Weed Three Times and Ended Up in Rehab Hell

"It was such shell shock that... it was just like my bowels froze, my brain froze."
Maia Szalavitz
5.15.17
Op-Eds

The Only Really Good Thing About ‘13 Reasons Why’ Is Its Soundtrack

With a stylish mix of 80s classics, post punk and modern indie, the Netflix show's music far surpasses the series itself.
Daisy Jones
5.15.17
LGBT

Why 1984 Was a Vital Year for British Gay Culture

An interview with Paul Flynn, who's just published a book charting the last 30 years of gay culture in the UK.
Hanna Hanra
4.30.17
Premieres

Sam Coffey & the Iron Lungs Take Us Back to the Future of the 80s with "Judy"

Toronto's favourite party-rockers have shared the gloriously retro first single from their new album.
Luke Ottenhof
4.24.17
Noisey News

Mick Jagger Doesn’t Remember Writing His Own 75,000-Word Memoir

Look, the 80s were probably a blur for lots of people.
Noisey Staff
2.16.17
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