Record Store Day

Black Friday 2021 US

Although we're still basking in the sun and heat of New York City, the fall is just around the corner, and we're getting ready for all…

Rough Trade Podcasts

Rough Trade Edit Podcast 34: Amyl and The Sniffers Special

"...to be human is to be accepted, to have belonging and not feel like a fool, but in the end you can't really strive for that.…

Album of the Month

Album of the Month - September 2021

Saint EtienneI've Been Trying To Tell YouHeavenly Recordings Buy Now Rough Trade Exclusive powder blue vinyl + bonus discThe pop auteurs return with their tenth album, using…

On The Rise

On The Rise: Witch Fever

A riff-ridden ride of damn good doom-punk.Meet Witch Fever, the Manchester four-piece wielding their gratifying and glorious grunge poetry, arming their ever-growing fanbase with a…

On The Rise

On The Rise: Yard Act

The Leeds quartet's debut album 'The Overload' retains and builds on all the brilliance of the early singles that flew out the racks at Rough Trade. Exclusive vinyl.…

In Profile

In Profile: Grizzly Bear's 'Yellow House' at 15

"Yellow House isn’t Grizzly Bear’s most essential album, nor their most popular, but it is possibly the most important to the trajectory of their…

On The Rise

On The Rise: Lady Blackbird

A bold and fearless new artist, and one to watch ignite the global jazz scene.So why you wanna fly, Blackbird? You ain't ever gonna fly…

In Profile

In Profile: Cody ChesnuTT's The Headphone Masterpiece

"The gospel that is The Headphone Masterpiece will be on every sinners lips and in their hearts" Vibe Magazine, 2002 A unique brand of funk that…

On The Rise

On The Rise: Mildred Maude

Beautiful chaos. "There aren’t really any rules other than that our core is guitar, bass and drums” say Cornish trio Mildred Maude. It's a statement…

On The Rise

On The Rise: Geese

Bidding wars, basements and sneaker mic stands... Some might call it chance, but we're siding with fate. Believe the hype. Little-known Brooklyn NYC five-piece Geese emerged…