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Black Friday 2020 UK

This coming Friday 27th November, a slew of brilliant exclusive vinyl titles will be available to purchase to celebrate Black Friday RSD 2020! As we are…

Black Friday 2020 US

Everything you need to know about Black Friday at Rough Trade NYC!Did you join us for the Record Store Day Drops in August, September or…

Rough Trade Podcasts

Rough Trade Edit Podcast 21 with Katy J Pearson

“The major label co-writing circuit...it is corrupt and it can be messy, so I do feel quite protective of young people, especially young women…I…

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US Books of The Year 2020

As with music, reading has also been a crucial tonic for this troubled year. It's been an incredible 12 months for books with brilliant new memoirs,…

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UK Books of the Year 2020

As with music, reading has also been a crucial tonic for this troubled year. It's been an incredible 12 months for books with brilliant new memoirs,…

Rough Trade Podcasts

Rough Trade Edit Podcast 20 with Albums of the Year 2020

This year has taught us many things, but one lesson that has never wavered is that music has an incredible ability to unite, heal and make…

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Albums of the Year 2020

This year hasn’t been easy for the music community, or any community for that matter. However, it has certainly underlined the importance of music and…

Music

End of the Needle with David Keenan

"Marx is so unsexy. Except when McCarthy do it." David KeenanEOTN explores the records that have influenced, motivated, shaped, altered or augmented careers, projects, perhaps even…

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Album of the Month - November 2020

Ólafur Arnalds some kind of peaceBuy now on Rough Trade Exclusive clear vinyl/CD Label: Mercury KX In this harsh and bitter environment we call life,…

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How to Shop During Lockdown

To all our England/UK-based customers, the Government's new CV-19 lockdown restrictions mean that until 2nd December (earliest), our stores are open for online or phone…