Tim Noakes is the Editorial Director of Dazed. Since 2012, he has spearheaded the trendsetting British title's transition into a digital-first publisher. Dazed Digital is now one of the fastest growing style and youth culture websites in the world. Over the course of his career, the east London-based photojournalist has interviewed pop culture icons such as Beyoncé, Scarlett Johansson, Thom Yorke, Wes Anderson, David Lynch, Marilyn Manson, and Daft Punk. He also hosts the monthly Synth Hero show on NTS radio.
As the comic genius quits The Simpsons after 25 years, we publish a never seen before interview with the man behind Ned Flanders, C. Montgomery Burns, Principal Skinner and, of course, Spinal Tap's immortal bass player, Derek Smalls