Oral History

The 50 Best British TV Shows Since 2000

The Story of 'The Inbetweeners', According to a Creator and a Star

Co-creator Iain Morris joins Joe Thomas (Simon) to chat about Britain's most embarrassingly accurate coming-of-age comedy ever.
Emma Garland
Video Games

The Oral History of 'GTA: London'

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of its release on Playstation, we spoke to some of the team involved in making the game.
Marcus Raymond

'We Will Always Be in Search of Ian Curtis' – Jon Savage's New Book Tells the Story of Joy Division

We spoke to Savage about the writing of the oral history, 'This Searing Light, The Sun and Everything Else'.
Kev Kharas

The Oral History of Mark E Smith

The Fall's founding member remembered by those who knew him best.
Daniel Dylan Wray
book excerpt

Stormzy Details His Big Break in this Exclusive Book Excerpt

We've got a chapter extract from 'Rise Up: The #Merky Story So Far,' the 25-year-old rapper's first release on his new book imprint.
Noisey UK Staff

The IDM List Gave Intelligent Dance Music Its Name and Geeky Legacy

Musicians and fans look back on the niche online hub they cultivated 25 years ago, and how it framed dance music that wasn't really for dancefloors.
Sam Davies
independent music

The Fight to Save Strongroom Studios Is Bigger Than a UK Story

The London recording studio and bar has hosted everyone from the Spice Girls and Chemical Brothers to Erol Alkan – these insiders tell us why it's worth saving.
Hannah J Davies

Jean-Claude Van Damme Was 'Coked Out of His Mind' During 'Street Fighter', Director Says

Director Steven de Souza described filming the 90s action flick as a total shit show.
Drew Schwartz
san francisco

The Freaky, Fabulous Story of Marlena's, San Francisco's Santa-Studded Drag Bar

Marlena’s may be gone, but everyone has a story to tell about the most Christmassy drag bar—or draggiest Christmas bar—there ever was.
Mayukh Sen

An Oral History of 'Jackass: The Movie'

To celebrate the 15th anniversary of the most legendary stunt film of all time, we spoke to everyone involved.
Marianne Eloise
Fandom Week

An Oral History of Despair Faction, AFI's Tight-Knit Fan Forum

Key message board members look back on how the now-defunct site created marriages, friendships and, um, lifetime MTV event bans.
Aideen O'Flaherty
Noisey News

Third Eye Blind’s Ex-Guitarist Says Liam Gallagher Once ‘Threatened to Stab Him’

Hey, it was the 90s!
Lauren O'Neill