70s

Photography

sory sanlé captured the eclectic youth culture of newly free burkina faso

The year the country won independence in 1960, Sanlé opened a photo studio, where teens would flock to have their portraits taken in a mélange of traditional costumes and modish street clothes.
Sarah Moroz
10.8.18
Film

in 'blackkklansman' clothing reflects both racism and resistance

Costume designer Marci Rodgers was researching the KKK and black power activists as the Charlottesville riot unfolded.
Hannah Ongley
8.13.18
Fashion

this magazine explores a new generation’s nostalgic yearnings for all-things 70s

From Leigh Bowery's love of trashy disco to David Bowie’s best looks, the re-emergence of Fiorucci and ABBA to a celebration of modern men with retro moustaches, 20-year-old Maisey Brown’s Hunky Dory casts a millennial eye over the 70s.
James Anderson
5.17.18
Music

abba: what should we expect from music's most impossible comeback?

They said it would never happen! No, really, they literally said it would never happen.
Angus Harrison
5.8.18
Music

photographing the grit and glamour of new york's no wave scene in the 70s

From Debbie Harry to Lydia Lunch, Iggy Pop to Patti Smith, Julia Gorton’s new exhibition runs the gamut of late seventies NYC music icons.
Georgie Wright
1.4.18
Fashion

we got @70sbabes to pick her top five posts

Get ready for the time warp as this insta account channels all things 70s.
Catherine Kirby
12.6.17
Photography

mick rock: the man who shot the 70s

With a new documentary about his life, SHOT! The Psycho-Spiritual Mantra of Rock, we sit down with iconic lensman Mick Rock to talk Ziggy, Iggy and the unbeatable power of rock and roll.
Matthew Whitehouse
7.20.17
punk

electrifying portraits from san francisco's forgotten punk scene

Jim Jocoy revisits his electrifying dispatches from the Bay Area’s political punk scene 40 years after documenting it.
Emily Manning
6.19.17
Music

selena gomez channels the 70s in groovy bad liar video

Check out the Farrah Fawcett hair.
André-Naquian Wheeler
6.15.17
Culture

photographing the long-haired, lovestruck students of 70s oxford

Paddy Summerfield’s new book, The Oxford Pictures 1968-1978, captures the bittersweet aftermath of student debauchery, complete with new-dawn kisses, trailing feather boas, and the loneliness of growing up.
Alice Newell-Hanson
7.27.16
Culture

gillian mccain is the punk poet behind the craziest history book ever written

As seminal punk saga Please Kill Me gets a 20th anniversary rerelease, we speak to co-author Gillian McCain about why the antiestablishment genre deserves to be preserved just like any other piece of history.
Hannah Ongley
7.22.16
Culture

​from roots to dancehall: beth lesser’s love letter to jamaica

We discuss the changing face of Jamaica's music scene with the photographer who was there capturing it.
Tish Weinstock
1.13.16