Shoplifting

We invite artists to raid our racks and share with us their favourite records and the stories behind them. Dig in, it's all legal.
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Shoplifting

Shoplifting with Ted Kessler

"We’re doing this for my son. These are the records I would pick for him to build his own record collection."Loaded with page-turning stories…

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Shoplifting with The Lounge Society

"It's one of those records where I never skip a song - always a good sign."We've been following the blazing path of Hebden Bridge's young…

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Shoplifting with NoSo

"Jubilee was probably one of my favourite records of 2021. It's so beautiful and bittersweet and accompanied by the book that she put out, it's so…

Shoplifting with They Hate Change

"We feel like we come from the same place as Stereolab. No one where we are from is playing jungle, footwork, or any other genres that…

Shoplifting with Nova Twins

"As two young mixed girls looking at an industry that obviously wasn't that diverse, to see three, strong, powerful Black women on the stage, that's what…

Shoplifting with Home Counties

"In our own music, we start on the computer. But it's when we actually play the songs, that's when we make them more punky. And more…

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Shoplifting with Hater

"I chose ABBA obviously. The 'Gold, Greatest Hits.' I like to party." Joining us for the latest Rough Trade racks rummage are Swedish indie-pop/rock…

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Shoplifting with The Mysterines

"The Velvet Underground are the best band in the world." For our latest Shoplifting feature, we caught up with Liverpool alt-rockers The Mysterines just ahead of…

Shoplifting with Nation Of Language

"For me, this is kind of the quintessential synth record. There is so much ambition and exploration on this record and listening to it always drives…

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Shoplifting with Sloppy Jane

In conjunction with the release of brand new album Madison, Haley Dahl of avant rockers Sloppy Jane shares some of her favourite vinyl records found in the racks of Rough Trade East.…