2005 week

Features

The Noisey Editors’ Best and Worst of 2015: Kim Taylor Bennett

From the best sex record to the article she shed the most tears while writing, editor Kim Taylor Bennett compiles her totally random round up of 2015.
Kim Taylor Bennett
12.17.15
2005 week

We Want the Airwaves: An Oral History of Indie 103.1, Commercial Radio’s Greatest Failed Experiment

A decade after its heyday, Indie's legacy stands as a last-ditch effort to revive commercial alternative radio.
Liz Ohanesian
9.19.15
2005 week

Sugar, We're Still Goin' Down: A Tribute to the Gloriously Crappy Mall Rock of 2005

2005's mall rock hasn't all aged well, but damn it, we loved it.
Alex Hancock
9.19.15
2005 week

What Your Old LiveJournal Music Says About You

In 2005, the internet was like the wild west for sharing your feelings. And posting music on LiveJournal was one of the best weapons we had.
Noisey Staff
9.18.15
2005 week

The Original Subtweet: Remembering the AIM Away Message

What you typed into that little box mattered.
Noisey Staff
9.18.15
2005 week

Feelin' Alive in 2005: The Songs for a Decade Past

From LCD Soundsystem to Young Jeezy, we've collected some of our favorite jams from the year.
Noisey Staff
9.18.15
2005 week

You Can’t Spell “Remember” Without “Meme”: A Look Back at the Viral Hits of 2005

From Mosh Girl to "Lazy Sunday," these were the sensations on the interwebs ten years ago.
Dan Ozzi
Kyle Kramer
9.18.15
2005 week

Fergie Was a Hero for Peeing Her Pants on Stage

In 2005, Fergie of the Black Eyed Peas peed her pants on stage. Don't you dare mock her for this.
Dan Ozzi
9.18.15
2005 week

Popped Collars, Skinny Jeans, and The Pussycat Dolls: WTF Was Up with Fashion in 2005?

Maybe if we could see out from under our asymmetric haircuts, we'd have realized how terrible we looked.
Elizabeth Sankey
9.18.15
2005 week

Let’s All Take a Moment to Remember How Three 6 Mafia Saved Us in the Popped Collar Wars of 2005

The popped collar was a cultural flashpoint in 2005, but then "Poppin' My Collar" came out and took it back from the douchebags.
Kyle Kramer
9.17.15
2005 week

Ten Years Ago, Comedy Central Took a Chance on Stella, the Dryhumping, Dildo-Sucking Comedy Trio

The Michael Ian Black/Michael Showalter/David Wain nontraditional sitcom only got one season. But maybe it was too absurd to last.
Dan Ozzi
9.17.15
2005 week

No One Remembers That Time Rihanna Was in a Destiny's Child Tribute Group?

Before she was Badgalriri, she was Kelly Rowland for an evening at the 2005 World Music Awards.
Emma Garland
9.17.15
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