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Culture

punk, sex and moral panic: the hidden history of 80s cinema

As a season of films exploring the other side of Reagan's America takes place London’s BFI, curator James Bell shines a light on the filmmakers who strove to keep the flame of the New Hollywood burning.
James Bell
5.16.18
Culture
Culture

vhs tapes are cool again, thanks to frank ocean

Video fan Frank Ocean has made it clear: it’s time to blow the dust off your VCR.
André-Naquian Wheeler
11.29.17
News
News

get some classic 80s paninaro pieces at harvey nichols this month

Too Hot and LAW magazine have organised a pop-up shop featuring classic Paninaro pieces and a zine-tribute to the Italian 80s subculture.
Felix Petty
7.5.17
Culture
Culture

10 cult tv shows that are overdue a reboot

From a second season of Freaks and Geeks to a Strangers with Candy reunion, here are the throwback TV projects we're desperate to see.
Emily Kirkpatrick
7.5.17
Interviews
Interviews

​talking acting, mindhorn and the mighty boosh with julian barratt

Brace yourself for a faceful of his truth, as we talk hilarious new Brit flick Mindhorn with Mighty Boosh star Julian Barratt.
Matthew Whitehouse
5.8.17
Fashion
Fashion

throwback to 1987, when i-D presented six style tribes of the moment!

British paninari, cuties, metalists, westenders, goth chics and the brash pack: i-D's Pop Issue got to grips with the subcultures of the 1980s!
i-D Staff
5.4.17
Music
Music

as bananarama announce their comeback, we chat with the uk’s og girl group

Before the Spice Girls, All Saints, Sugababes, and Little Mix, there was Bananarama.
Nick Levine
4.24.17
Photography
Photography

rare photos of parisian punks in the early 80s

Memories of the scene preserved thanks to photo booths – "like Amélie, but punk."
Micha Barban Dangerfield
2.28.17
Fashion
Fashion

iconic 80s streetwear label r.a.p london is getting a reboot

Ahead of the brand’s relaunch at Dubai’s Sole DXB later this month we talk to founder Hassan Hajjaj about real artistic people and coming back with a bang.
Tish Weinstock
11.9.16
Culture
Culture

discover richard kern's never-before-seen polaroids of 80s and 90s nyc

Polarized is an archival treasure trove of the transgressive East Village portraitist's seductive short films, experimental zines, and test photos of his downtown NYC cohorts.
Hannah Ongley
9.10.16
Film
Film

​stranger things and the art of 80s nostalgia

When it comes to accurately depicting the 80s on screen, there's a fine line between nostalgia and on the nose. So how does new Netflix show Stranger Things capture all the magic, without setting off a deafening 80s klaxon?
Oliver Lunn
8.9.16
Culture
Culture

what to watch now your stranger things binge is over

From the small town adventure stories of Escape to Witch Mountain and Super 8 to the perilous power plays of Firestarter and Midnight Special, these seven titles will help you move on from your latest Netflix obsession.
Oliver Lunn
8.5.16