Trainspotting

politics

Irvine Welsh On Corbyn and a New Type of Scottish Independence

We spoke to the 'Trainspotting' writer about the state of the world.
Oscar Rickett
6.8.17
The Score

How 'Trainspotting' Made Underworld's "Born Slippy" One of the 90s' Most Iconic Songs

We talk to Underworld's Rick Smith about the creation of the zeitgeist-capturing hit, working on the sequel 'T2 Trainspotting,' and shouting LAGER LAGER LAGER!
Alex Godfrey
3.24.17
Film

The Story Behind the Groundbreaking 'Trainspotting' Poster

The ad campaign's designers talk us through the origins of the 'Trainspotting' poster seen in university halls around the world.
Alex Suskind
3.17.17
GENTRIFICATION

Just How Gentrified Are All the Places in the Original 'Trainspotting' Film Now?

It's been over 20 years since the original was released.
Liam Turbett
2.9.17
Film

'Filmmaking Is Terribly Colonial' – Talking 'T2 Trainspotting' with Danny Boyle

We spoke to the director and the group Young Fathers, whose music is described as the "heartbeat" of the 'Trainspotting' sequel.
Hannah Ewens
1.27.17
Holy Shit

Young Fathers Are the Sound of 'T2', the Sequel to 'Trainspotting'

So says the 1996 film's director, Danny Boyle. Hear the band's thumping, gospel-tinged track from the T2 soundtrack here.
Noisey Staff
1.24.17
Drugs

This Is What Happened to the 'Trainspotting' Generation of Heroin Users

Why the drug disappeared, and how it appears to be making something of a comeback.
Max Daly
1.18.17
thump news

Watch the First Official Trailer for ‘Trainspotting 2’

The cult film’s long-awaited sequel will be in US theaters in February.
Anna Codrea-Rado
11.4.16
Noisey News

The Trainspotting 2 Trailer is Here and, Don't Worry, It Actually Looks Incredible

“Choose life, choose Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and hope that someone, somewhere cares.”
Noisey Staff
11.3.16
Noisey News

Oasis Turned Down ‘Trainspotting’ Soundtrack Because They Thought It Was About Trainspotters

The band didn't realise it was actually a black comedy about heroin addiction.
Noisey Staff
10.19.16
Film

Stop Everything! Ewan McGregor Has Confirmed Trainspotting 2 Will Start Shooting in May This Year

Ewan McGregor: "None of us want to make a poor sequel to it. So had we not been presented with the most extraordinary script... we wouldn't..."
Daisy Jones
3.30.16
Op-Eds

Fuck Trainspotting! Batman Forever Was the Soundtrack That Truly Epitomised the Nineties

My nineties wasn't Iggy Pop, Primal Scream and Joy Division. It was The Offspring, US rap, and the unquestionable sensuality of Seal.
J.R. Moores
3.10.16
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