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Exhibitions

31 March - 13 April

Brick Lane - an exhibition of photography by Phil Maxwell

A beautifully-produced chunky paperback of more than two hundred dramatic black and white photographs of Brick Lane in the East End of London in chronological sequence, telling the story of volatile social change on one of Britain's most celebrated streets from 1982 until the present day. Phil Maxwell is the photographer of Brick Lane . Over the last thirty years, no-one has taken more pict..
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17 April - 7 May

LCD SOUNDSYSTEM: THE LONG GOODBYE

In anticipation of the April 19 Record Store Day release of the 5-LP vinyl edition of  The Long Goodbye: LCD Soundsystem Live At Madison Square Garden  (Warner Bros.), Rough Trade Records NYC Gallery will unveil  LCD Soundsystem: The Long Goodbye,  an interactive gallery experience produced by Melee Media opening 12 noon on Monday, April 7 in the second f..
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April

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

East

DIY Electro Synth: Make sweet music with your own Electronic Synth

Wednesday
April 23, 7:00pm


Do you love sound? Have you always wanted to build your own audio electronics?


Join us for this great easy and fun workshop, using basic circuitry to create an amazing DIY electronic synth to impress your friends and make sweet music. You will get a great introduction to electronics and the components that make up most of the technology in our lives and a give your hands some much deserved..
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NYC

Fanfarlo

Wednesday
April 23, 8:00pm

FANFARLO 
w/LILIES ON MARS
**THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC EVENT** 
MORE INFORMATION ON HOW TO BUY TICKETS HERE... 
$15 
Doors 8pm/Show 9pm 
This event is 21 and over 
A Bowery Presents event
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East

Carhartt WIP presents... Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton Film Screening with special guest Jonwayne in Conversation with Alex Robinson (Stones Throw)

Thursday
April 24, 6:30pm


BUY TICKETS TO THIS SCREENING NOW ONLINE HERE...
   
Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton is a feature-length documentary about avant-garde Los Angeles-based record label Stones Throw Records. The film weaves together rare concert footage, never-before-seen archival material, inner-circle home video and photographs and in-depth interviews with the artists who put Stones Throw Records on the ma..
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NYC

WAKE OWL

Thursday
April 24, 8:00pm

WAKE OWL 
**THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT** 
INFO ON HOW TO BUY HERE... 
$10 advance / $12 day of show 
Doors 8PM/Show 9PM 
This event is 21 and over 
A Bowery Presents event
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East

Embrace - Magnetic North film screening + Q&A

Friday
April 25, 6:30pm


BUY EMBRACE'S NEW SELF TITLED ALBUM FROM THE DAY OF THE SCREENING AT ROUGH TRADE EAST AND COLLECT YOUR WRISTBAND AT THE SAME TIME OR PRE-ORDER THE EMBRACE BUNDLE ONLINE NOW


"Surprising electronic prettiness taking over from their traditional anthemics"- Evening Standard

 "Strikingly powerful songs" 8/10 - Clash


"Epic songwriting" - The Line Of Best Fit



With 3 n..
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NYC

STEVE GUNN / KEVIN MORBY

Friday
April 25, 8:00pm


Aquarium Drunkard Presents:


STEVE GUNN / KEVIN MORBY

 
**THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT**


MORE INFO ON HOW TO BUY HERE...


$15

 
Doors 8 PM/ Show 9 PM


This event is 21 and over


A Bowery Presents event

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NYC

JESSICA LEA MAYFIELD

Saturday
April 26, 10:00am


JESSICA LEA MAYFIELD

W/ GAMBLES


THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

MORE INFO ON HOW TO PURCHASE HERE...


$15


Doors 8 PM / Show 9 PM


This event is 21 and over


A Bowery Presents event
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NYC

BO NINGEN

Sunday
April 27, 2:00pm


NO WRISTBAND NECESSARY

"Almost unprecedented in its fearless fusion of 40 years of guitar noise." -  SUNDAY TIMES


"...an intense, dizzying but ultimately rewarding experience" - Q


"They're fantastically energetic; often brain-crushingly heavy, and quite probably the most exciting young band in London right now." - MOJO


"People who know great musics's all about getting your..
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East

Brody Dalle

Sunday
April 27, 7:00pm


***ONLINE ALLOCATION OF WRISTBAND BUNDLES IS NOW SOLD OUT. ****


***100 x WRISTBANDS WILL BE AVAILABLE UPON PURCHASE OF BRODY DALLE'S DEBUT SOLO ALBUM 'DIPLOID LOVE' FROM THE DAY OF THE INSTORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST****

Diploid (n): A cell or an organism consisting of two sets of chromosomes: usually, one set from the mother and another set from the father.



Last week Brody Dalle unvei..
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NYC

MIMICKING BIRDS

Sunday
April 27, 7:00pm


MIMICKING BIRDS


THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT


INFO ON HOW TO PURCHASE TICKETS HERE...


$10


Doors 7pm/Show 8pm


This event is 21 and over


A Bowery Presents event...
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NYC

SAY HI / BIG SCARY

Monday
April 28, 8:30pm

SAY HI / BIG SCARY


**THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT**


MORE INFO ON HOW TO BUY TICKETS HERE...


$12 advance / $15 day of show


Doors 8:30 PM/Show 9:30 PM


This event is 21 and over


A Bowery Presents event
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NYC

Tori Amos

Tuesday
April 29, 7:00pm


Pre-order the new Tori Amos album Unrepentant Geraldines at Rough Trade NYC starting at 9AM on April 29th to receive one wristband good for access to a Tori Amos autograph signing and an intimate performance starting at 7pm that evening. Space is limited.

Tori Amos has been away. She's been exploring the depths of the seasons, and of festive tradition, a sense-tingling journey captured in ..
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