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Exhibitions

 

November

 
Forthcoming in-store performances, events and signings at Rough Trade East, Rough Trade West and Rough Trade New York.

NYC

CASS MCCOMBS / MEAT PUPPETS

Saturday
November 1, 8:00pm


CASS MCCOMBS / MEAT PUPPETS

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$20

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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NYC

FREDDIE GIBBS

Monday
November 3, 8:00pm


FREDDIE GIBBS

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$20

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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East

Ultramarine

Tuesday
November 4, 7:00pm


BUY ULTRAMARINE'S REISSUE OF 'EVERY MAN AND WOMAN IS A STAR' ON LP FROM THE 3rd NOVEMBER INSTORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST AND COLLECT YOUR WRISTBAND AT THE SAME TIME OR PRE-ORDER THE ULTRAMARINE BUNDLE ONLINE



"This record is an undiscovered masterpiece, no one else has ever fused the Canterbury sound with electronica in such a warm and human way. Englishness at its most inventive." - Geof..
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NYC

NOAH GUNDERSON

Tuesday
November 4, 8:00pm


NOAH GUNDERSEN

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$12 advance / $15 day of show

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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NYC

Panama Wedding

Wednesday
November 5, 8:00pm


PANAMA WEDDING

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$15

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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West

Saint Saviour

Thursday
November 6, 6:00pm


NO WRISTBAND NEEDED, JUST COME DOWN ON THE NIGHT.   THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE WEST INSTORE.
YOU CAN PURCHASE SAINT SAVIOUR'S NEW ALBUM 'IN THE SEAMS' ON CD OR LP FROM NOV 3RD INSTORE, OR ONLINE HERE .

Honesty, that's the key. Being true to yourself, to your roots and where it's right for you to go.


Listening back to her first album as Saint Saviour, Becky Jones knew that something wa..
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EAST

DAVID J. ROCH

Thursday
November 6, 7:00pm




BUY DAVID J. ROCH'S NEW ALBUM 'A CYNIC, A REALIST, AN UNDERTAKER' FROM THURSDAY 6th NOVEMBER AT ROUGH TRADE EAST AND COLLECT YOUR WRISTBAND AT THE SAME TIME OR PRE-ORDER THE DAVID J. ROCH BUNDLE ONLINE NOW.
Loud and brash may buy easy headlines and fleeting fame, but in the music world a more subtle approach often leads to winning dedicated fans and lifelong followers.

This is definit..
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NYC

Nick Jonas

Thursday
November 6, 8:00pm


NICK JONAS

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$29.50 advance / $30 day of show

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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NYC

COLD SPECKS

Friday
November 7, 8:00pm


COLD SPECKS

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$15

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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NYC

ALVVAYS

Saturday
November 8, 8:00pm


ALVVAYS

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$12

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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NYC

Gruff Rhys

Sunday
November 9, 11:30am


THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC IN-STORE AND SIGNING. NO PURCHASE REQUIRED FOR IN-STORE. MUST PURCHASE "AMERICAN INTERIOR" ALBUM AT ROUGH TRADE NYC (64 N. 9TH ST, BROOKLYN) STARTING 11/4 at 11AM TO RECEIVE WRISTBAND FOR SIGNING.


Doors 11:30 / Show 12pm / Signing following performance

Gruff Rhys' American Interior album roots lie in his recent discovery that he's a descendent of John Evans. Eva..
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NYC

VERSUS

Sunday
November 9, 6:00pm


VERSUS

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$20

Doors 6pm / Show 7pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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NYC

ANTEMASQUE

Monday
November 10, 6:30pm


THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC IN-STORE. NO WRISTBAND IS REQUIRED, HOWVER THE FIRST 100 PEOPLE TO PURCHASE THE S/T ALBUM STARTING AT 11AM ON 11/10 AT ROUGH TRADE NYC WILL RECEIVE AN ANTEMASQUE SHIRT PLUS GUARANTEED ACCESS TO THE EVENT.

Doors 6:30pm / Show 7pm

American progressive punk rockers Antemasque, are about to hit the shores of the UK for the first time with their explosive live show.

R..
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EAST

NICK DRAKE: REMEMBERED FOR A WHILE BOOK LAUNCH, EXHIBITION & LIVE PANEL DISCUSSION WITH PETE PAPHIDES

Monday
November 10, 7:00pm

BUY NICK DRAKE: REMEMBERED FOR A WHILE FROM MONDAY 6th OCTOBER AT ROUGH TRADE EAST AND COLLECT YOUR WRISTBAND AT THE SAME TIME OR PRE-ORDER THE NICK DRAKE: REMEMBERED FOR A WHILE BUNDLE ONLINE NOW.
To celebrate the release of 'Remembered For A While', an authorised companion to the music of Nick Drake, Rough Trade is proud to host this exclusive, very special and uniquely multifarious even..
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NYC

NELS CLINE SINGERS (2 SETS)

Monday
November 10, 8:00pm


NELS CLINE SINGERS (2 SETS)

THIS IS ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENTS

Info on how purchase here...

$16 advance / $18 day of show

Doors 8pm / Show 8:30pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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EAST

TIM WHEELER

Tuesday
November 11, 7:00pm

BUY TIM WHEELER S NEW ALBUM 'LOST DOMAIN' FROM MONDAY 10th NOVEMBER AT ROUGH TRADE EAST AND COLLECT YOUR WRISTBAND AT THE SAME TIME OR PRE-ORDER TIM WHEELERS' BUNDLE ONLINE NOW.
You can trace the roots of Tim Wheeler's extraordinary first solo album, Lost Domain, back to when he was a boy in Downpatrick, Northern Ireland. His father, George, would come home from work and unwind by playing t..
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NYC

Education Through Music Benefit: Jennah Bell, The Dust Rays (Kirk Douglas of The Roots), J. Period

Wednesday
November 12, 7:00pm


EDUCATION THROUGH MUSIC BENEFIT: JENNAH BELL, THE DUST RAYS (KIRK DOUGLAS OF THE ROOTS), J. PERIOD

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$65 advance / $80 door

Doors 7pm / Show 8pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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18+

Wednesday
November 12, 7:00pm

BUY 18+'s NEW ALBUM 'TRUST' ON THE DAY OF THE INSTORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST AND COLLECT YOUR WRISTBAND AT THE SAME TIME OR PRE-ORDER THE 18+ BUNDLE ONLINE .


Having announced their signing to the label housed at Fabric, Houndstooth, earlier this year, 18+ will release their debut album 'Trust' on 10/11/14. 
The band, Boy and Sis, have been operating since 2011 and have evolved through se..
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EAST

DANS DANS

Thursday
November 13, 1:00pm

NO WRISTBAND NEEDED, JUST COME DOWN ON THE DAY OR PREORDER DANS DANS ALBUM '3' HERE . 

Dans Dans unites the talents of three musicians at the absolute top of their game:
Bert Dockx on guitar (the driving force behind Flying Horseman)
Fred Lyenn on bass (better known as Lyenn, songwriter and guitarist, bass player for Mark Lanegan)
and Steven Cassiers on drums (also with Dez Mona an..
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East

WILDBIRDS AND PEACEDRUMS

Thursday
November 13, 7:00pm

BUY WILDBIRDS AND PEACEDRUM'S ALBUM 'RHYTHM' ON LP AND CD FROM THE 3rd NOVEMBER INSTORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST AND COLLECT YOUR WRISTBAND AT THE SAME TIME OR PRE-ORDER THE WILDBIRDS AND PEACEDRUMS BUNDLE ONLINE .
Wildbirds and Peacedrums return with their first record in four years; lean, hungry and defiant. In stripping back they have discovered an unblinking directness, a taut muscularity ho..
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NYC

SALLIE FORD / CROOKED FINGERS

Friday
November 14, 8:00pm


SALLIE FORD / CROOKED FINGERS

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$15

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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NYC

Aaron Behrens

Saturday
November 15, 12:30pm


THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC IN-STORE EVENT. NO WRISTBAND REQUIRED


Doors 12:30PM / Show 1PM



"My goal has always been to take you on a trip," says Aaron Behrens. "I never said the journey was going to be the same every time, but do you trust me? Then let me take you along..."



Best known as the volatile frontman of groundbreaking electro duo Ghostland Observatory, Aaron Behrens embar..
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West

Lisa Mitchell

Saturday
November 15, 5:00pm


NO WRISTBAND NEEDED, JUST COME DOWN ON THE NIGHT


 THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE WEST INSTORE



Quickly scrawled on the back of a receipt during a summer break with her family, 'Wah Ha' began as a rebellion against the pressure to always feel 'OK'.

"When I play Wah Ha to people, I notice a certain kind of lightness fills the room. The lyric takes some weight off my shoulders. Even with th..
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NYC

THE DREAM SYNDICATE

Saturday
November 15, 8:00pm


THE DREAM SYNDICATE

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$20

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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NYC

Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain in conversation

Sunday
November 16, 2:00pm


THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC LITERARY EVENT. NO WRISTBAND REQUIRED.



Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain are the co-authors of the internationally acclaimed Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk and the newly released Dear Nobody: The True Diary of Mary Rose. They are currently working on two new oral histories together. When they are not collaborating, McNeil writes non-fiction and..
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NYC

DREAM SYNDICATE

Sunday
November 16, 7:00pm

DREAM SYNDICATE

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$20

Doors 7pm  / Show 8pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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WEST

KINGS OF THE SOUTH SEAS

Monday
November 17, 6:00pm


NO WRISTBAND NEEDED, JUST COME DOWN ON THE NIGHT OR BUY THE KINGS OF THE SOUTH SEAS ALBUM HERE. 
Inspired by epic whaling expeditions of the early 19th Century from Britain to the South Pacific, round the South Sea Islands, the eponymous debut 'Kings of the South Seas' is a mesmerising and brave new album delving into the lives of the 'whale men' and their culture, expressed through ..
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ALEX G

Monday
November 17, 7:00pm

BUY ALEX G 'S NEW ALBUM 'DSU' FROM THE 10TH NOVEMBER IN STORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST AND COLLECT YOUR WRISTBAND AT THE SAME TIME OR PRE-ORDER ALEX G'S BUNDLE ONLINE. 

Though only 21 years of age, and still a student at Philadelphia's Temple University, DSU is Alex G's fifth album. All recorded at home, almost exclusively solo, and until recently, all self-released and available only v..
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NYC

Gazelle Twin

Monday
November 17, 8:00pm


GAZELLE TWIN

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$12

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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WEST

GIRLPOOL

Tuesday
November 18, 6:00pm


NO WRISTBAND NEEDED, JUST COME DOWN ON THE NIGHT OR BUY THE SELF TITLED GIRLPOOL ALBUM HERE.
 " 'Jane' sounds like a murder ballad drawn in crayons, with red scribbly blood exploding at the edges, but it ends with a message of empowerment" - Pitchfork "

Armed with just two guitars, the duo reel you in with seriously catchy hooks and achieve more depth with these songs than ..
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East

SAVAGES & BO NINGEN: WORDS TO THE BLIND ALBUM LAUNCH WITH JOHN ROBB Q&A

Tuesday
November 18, 7:00pm

BUY BO NINGEN & SAVAGES NEW COLLABORATIVE ALBUM 'WORDS TO THE BLIND' FROM THE 17TH NOVEMBER INSTORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST AND COLLECT YOUR WRISTBAND AT THE SAME TIME OR PRE-ORDER THE 'WORDS TO THE BLIND' BUNDLE ONLINE . 
Savages' Gemma Thompson... 
"Zurich in 1916 and Hugo Ball is instrumental in creating the Cabaret Voltaire - a club which will become central to the performance..
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NYC

TV On The Radio

Wednesday
November 19, 7:00pm


THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC IN-STORE. PURCHASE THE NEW TV ON THE RADIO ALBUM 'SEEDS' STARTING AT 11AM ON 11/17/14 AT ROUGH TRADE NYC (64 N. 9TH ST) TO GET A WRISTBAND FOR THE IN-STORE. PURCHASES MADE ONLINE WILL NOT BE HONORED.



TV On the Radio's new album Seeds, is set to be released November 18th on Harvest Records.


Vocalist Tunde Adebimpe says: "We've been through a lot of stuff in th..
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FRYARS

Thursday
November 20, 7:00pm

BUY FRYARS NEW ALBUM 'POWER' ON LP OR CD FROM THE 17th NOVEMBER INSTORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST AND COLLECT YOUR WRISTBAND AT THE SAME TIME OR PRE-ORDER THE FRYARS BUNDLE ONLINE. 
Music moves quickly: songs come and go, new artists are championed one minute and ignored the next and the rules clearly state one thing you should never do is take half a decade in-between albums. Patience is le..
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NYC

JOYWAVE

Thursday
November 20, 8:00pm


JOYWAVE

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$12 advance / $15 day of show

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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NYC

RYAN HEMSWORTH

Friday
November 21, 8:00pm


RYAN HEMSWORTH

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$20

Doors 8pm/Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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NYC

RYAN BINGHAM

Saturday
November 22, 8:00pm

RYAN BINGHAM

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$25

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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NYC

Hundred Waters

Tuesday
November 25, 8:00pm


HUNDRED WATERS

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$14

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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