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Sell Us Your Pre-loved Records

We’re interested in buying your pre-loved vinyl. New Year is often synonymous with a particular kind of 'trimming', but this January, perhaps you might want…


Staff Albums of the Year 2021

These are the albums that dominated our Rough Trade office playlists, soundtracked our store floors and vacated our racks for our own personal collections. Check out handpicked new music favourites from 2021.…


US Staff Picks of the Year 2021

Much happened this year. If you're reading this, you must know we inaugurated a brand new store at 30 Rockefeller Plaza in the center of New…


US Compilations and Reissues of the Year 2021

There's a time to look to the future of music, and a time to look at its past - perhaps even earlier than the past 365…


US Albums of The Year 2021

It goes by faster every year. Once we get around this time, that phrase gets used like clockwork. The passing of time is elastic, slipping by…


UK Albums of the Year 2021

We could write a lengthy, overly-gushy intro about how much music has meant to us this past year, but we'll leave that for the subtext. Goes…


UK Books of the Year 2021

Spanning folk, acid house, punk, rock and roll, noise, art, chewing gum and covid across stories, essays, unpublished photos, meditations and an abundance of brilliant new…


UK Gift Guide 2021

Whose stocking will you Trump this Christmas? Is your budget Crosley or Technics? Are Barbie or Ken looking for a significant other? Or is shopping for…


Home Is Everything: Support Shelter at Rough Trade

Home is a human right.With our stores situated in central city locations, the often desperate situation of homelessness is never far from our door. Never…