80's

Noisey Hitlist

This New Orleans DIY Band Make Hooky 80s Music to Dance to

They're called Sexy Dex and the Fresh and we're premiering their new video “Play Me Birdie” today.
Daisy Jones
9.6.18
Guide to Getting Into

The Guide to Getting Into Devo

More than a quirky band with funny red hats, Devo were synth-weilding art punk pioneers who shaped everyone from Neil Young to Radiohead, and 'The Simpsons' to Martin Scorsese. Here's where to start.
Andrea Domanick
8.29.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Paramore’s New 80s Video Perfectly Sums Up Their Sad-Pop Sound

The visual for "Rose-Colored Boy," off last year's 'After Laughter,' encapsulates where the band are at right now.
Lauren O'Neill
2.6.18
Remembering Things

Skins, Smack, and 'SNL': 80s New York Hardcore With Agnostic Front's Roger Miret

Read an exclusive excerpt from Miret's new book that looks back at the wild days of New York City hardcore.
Tim Scott
8.3.17
Future Days

From Yo-Yo Dicks to Jesus Christ, A Brief Survey of 80s Novelty Rap

There was a time when no one knew what a rap song should be about, and it was glorious.
Drew Millard
6.8.17
Noisey Guide To

The Guide to Getting into Donna Summer

The Queen of Disco's career is much more diverse than you probably realize. Here's how to begin.
Ira Madison III
5.17.17
Profile

RALPH is Master And Commander of Her Own Brand of Pop

The Toronto musician is new to the pop game but she needs to be here.
Sarah MacDonald
3.17.17
Premieres

Wax Idols's New Video for "Deborah" Is a Riot of Purple Light

The icy cool West Coast goths are also preparing to hit the road with Thursday, Touché Amoré, Pop1280, and more
Kim Kelly
1.31.17
Interview

At the End of the World with Nikki Sixx

A day with one of the founding members of the legendary hair metal band, Mötley Crüe.
Annalise Domenighini
1.24.17
Op-Eds

2016 in Post-Punk: "I Should Be Sane but I Want to Murder Everyone"

Grand, dreary albums from Bootblacks, Altar De Fay, Kaelan Mikla, and more helped define a year marked by darkness.
Andi Harriman
12.22.16
Interviews

DIANA Made the Sophomore Album They Wanted to Make, Labels Be Damned

"We presented something that—to us—felt so much more real and actually musical in a way that was like we weren't hiding behind anything."
Sarah MacDonald
11.15.16
Interviews

Bob Weir's Long, Strange Trip West

The iconic member of The Grateful Dead talks his first solo record in over a decade, fascination with the American West, and how he's still, somehow, searching.
Jeff Weiss
11.8.16
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