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
Noisey Hitlist

Georgia Is Back with a Euphoric, Late-Night Dance Sound

The drummer-singer-producer's “Started Out” sits somewhere between 80s Chicago house and what you might stick on an Uber AUX at 4AM.
Daisy Jones
11.1.18
Obsessive Tendencies

How Queer Stories in Movies 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
4.11.18
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
11.7.17
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
Video Games

Classic Video Games 'Contra' and 'Castlevania' Get a Design Facelift

The iconic 80s games get brand new poster art and soundtrack LPs.
DJ Pangburn
7.28.17
pride

Memories from 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
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
6.11.17
Essays

The 'Pretty In Pink' Soundtrack Was a Gateway to Alt-Pop and Proletarian Revolution

Yes... the John Hughes film is as weighty as that sounds!
Jeremy Allen
6.9.17
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
5.1.17
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