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Exhibitions

 

September

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

East

THE BIG MIDWEEK - LIFE INSIDE THE FALL BOOK LAUNCH + Steve Hanley, Olivia Piekarski and special guests in conversation

Thursday
September 18, 7:00pm


BUY THE BIG MIDWEEK - LIFE INSIDE THE FALL BY STEVE HANLEY & OLIVIA PIEKARSKI FROM MONDAY 15th SEPTEMBER AT ROUGH TRADE EAST AND COLLECT TWO WRISTBANDS AT THE SAME TIME OR PRE-ORDER STEVE & OLIVIA THE BIG MIDWEEK BUNDLE ONLINE NOW
STEVE & OLIVIA WILL BE JOINED BY EX-FALL MEMBERS BRIX SMITH-START AND SIMON ROGERS 
"Steve Hanley has seen one of British music's most perp..
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NYC

HISS GOLDEN MESSENGER

Thursday
September 18, 8:00pm


HISS GOLDEN MESSENGER

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

More info on how to purchase here...

$13 advance / $15 day of show

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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NYC

AVI BUFFALO (SOLO)

Saturday
September 20, 1:30pm


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

DOORS 1:30PM / SHOW 2PM

Embarking upon a sophomore effort can be a daunting task for any young upstart, and there's no denying Avi Buffalo 's own bar was set quite high with 2010's celebrated eponymous debut. Fear not, dear fans/family/friends/friends of friends/newcomers, there's nothing in this tale about The Second Album-..
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NYC

JUSTIN CURRIE

Saturday
September 20, 7:30pm


JUSTIN CURRIE

w/ THE MASTERSONS

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

INFO ON HOW TO PURCHASE HERE...

$25

Doors 7:30 / Show 8pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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NYC

THE CAVE SINGERS

Saturday
September 20, 10:30pm


THE CAVE SINGERS

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

More info on how to purchase here...

$15

Doors 10:30pm / Show 11pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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NYC

THE DRUMS

Sunday
September 21, 1:30pm

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC IN-STORE EVENT



BUY ONE COPY OF THE DRUMS NEW ALBUM "ENCYCLOPEDIA" ON ANY FORMAT OR BUY THE MAGIC MOUNTAIN 7" AT ROUGH TRADE NYC (64 N. 9TH ST, BROOKLYN, NY) STARTING ON 9/21 at 11AM TO GET TWO WRISTBANDS TO THE PERFORMANCE AT 2PM.  NO ONLINE PURCHASES WILL BE HONORED FOR THE EVENT.

DOORS 1:30PM / SHOW 2PM



"The songs are literal. Pierce has no secrets...
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WEST

Uncle Luc

Sunday
September 21, 4:30pm


NO WRISTBAND NEEDED, JUST COME DOWN ON THE AFTERNOON
 
THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE WEST IN-STORE

 BUY UNCLE LUC'S ALBUM HERE



Surrey song smith Luke Barham AKA Uncle Luc releases his debut album 'Humblebrag' on September 22nd via Super Fan 99 Records. Produced by composer Henri Vaxby (French for Cartridge), mixed by James Kenosha (Rhodes, Dry the River) and mastered by Tom Woodhea..
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NYC

CHARLIE HUNTER AND SCOTT AMENDOLA DUO

Sunday
September 21, 7:00pm


CHARLIE HUNTER AND SCOTT AMENDOLA DUO

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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East

The Lost brothers

Monday
September 22, 1:00pm


THIS IS A LUNCHTIME INSTORE

NO WRISTBAND NEEDED, JUST COME DOWN ON THE DAY

Order The Lost Brothers album here...

"Once in a while you hear voices that stop you in your tracks. The Lost Brothers are the real deal. They have the most beautiful harmonies around, and what sets them apart is that they have the songs to back it up." - Willy Vlautin (author, Richmond Fontaine, The Delines)
..
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West

Ibeyi

Monday
September 22, 6:00pm


NO WRISTBAND NEEDED, JUST COME DOWN ON THE NIGHT

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE WEST IN-STORE


BUY IBEYI'S EP HERE


Naomi and Lisa-Kainde Diaz are are daughters of the late Cuban percussion Anga Diaz. Naomi plays percussive instruments, the Cajon and the Batas, while Lisa plays piano. Together the twins have learned the songs of their father's culture, Yoruba.


Yoruba travelled from West Afr..
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NYC

YACHT

Monday
September 22, 8:00pm


YACHT

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

More info on how to purchase here...

$16 advance / $18 day of show

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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EAST

Lowlakes

Tuesday
September 23, 1:00pm


NO WRISTBAND NEEDED, JUST COME DOWN ON THE DAY. PRE-ORDER LOWLAKES' DEBUT ALBUM 'ICEBERG NERVES' HERE


Lowlakes wrote and recorded their debut album Iceberg Nerves around its title track. The song embodies elements special to the band and is indicative of their sound as a whole with its sense of other-worldliness and space. Around it they created a conceptual album that "listeners c..
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EAST

AN EVENING WITH NUMERO

Tuesday
September 23, 7:00pm


BUY THE NEW NUMERO 'TINMINE SOUL SUPPLY' COMPILATION  FROM THE 19th SEPTEMBER AT ROUGH TRADE EAST AND COLLECT TWO WRISTBANDS AT THE SAME TIME OR PRE-ORDER THE TINMINE SOUL SUPPLY BUNDLE ONLINE NOW
THIS IS A SPECIAL EVENING IN CONVERSATION WITH THE NUMERO GROUP FOUNDER'S KEN SHIPLEY & ROB SEVIER FOLLOWED BY THEM PLAYING RECORDS
The Numero Group is an archival record label fou..
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NYC

SARAH SILVERMAN SIGNING

Tuesday
September 23, 8:00pm


THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC SIGNING EVENT



PURCHASE A COPY OF THE NEW SARAH SILVERMAN ALBUM "WE ARE MIRACLES" AT ROUGH TRADE NYC (64 N. 9TH St, BROOKLYN, NY) STARTING AT 11AM ON 9/23 TO GET IT SIGNED BY SARAH SILVERMAN AT 8PM THAT DAY. CANNOT BE PURCHASED ON OUR WEBSITE. LIMITED SPACE!



Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles, the acclaimed performer's Emmy award winning and first headline spe..
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NYC

Nada Surf

Tuesday
September 23, 8:00pm


NADA SURF

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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EAST

VESSEL

Wednesday
September 24, 7:00pm


BUY VESSEL'S NEW ALBUM 'PUNISH, HONEY' FROM THE 15TH SEPTEMBER INSTORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST AND COLLECT YOUR WRISTBAND AT THE SAME TIME OR PRE-ORDER VESSEL'S BUNDLE ONLINE

"Punish, Honey" the follow up to Vessel's critically acclaimed debut album "Order of Noise" finds the always unpredictable Bristol based producer continuing to challenge himself and listeners alike. Wishing to move away ..
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NYC

MILAGRES

Wednesday
September 24, 8:00pm


MILAGRES

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

KING DUDE

Thursday
September 25, 8:00pm


KING DUDE

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

SWIMM

Friday
September 26, 8:00pm


SWIMM

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase 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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NYC

RTNYC CASSETTE STORE DAY CURATED BY BURGER RECORDS: FLETCHER C. JOHNSON, LAS ROSAS, BOYTOY

Saturday
September 27, 1:00pm


COME CELEBRATE CASSETTE STORE DAY WITH BURGER RECORDS AT ROUGH TRADE NYC! NO WRISTBAND REQUIRED.

Las Rosa: las Rosas, the roses, began in the back room of the back room in the back of an non-legal living establishment in Long Island City Queens New Yo rk. Drummer and erstwhile smoker Christopher (now reformed) revealed his idea to start playing the songs that Jose had written in Texas follow..
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NYC

KENDRA MORRIS

Saturday
September 27, 8:00pm


KENDRA MORRIS

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

IMELDA MAY

Sunday
September 28, 12:30pm


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


Doors 12:30PM / Show 1PM / Signing following performance

"You want blues? Jazz? Punk? Country? Put it all in a blender, add a little Nina Simone for good measure. Sounds good, right? It is." - Esquire

"Somewhere between sultry Vegas nightclub act and Wanda Jackson on the 1950s rockabilly circuit, this Irish sing..
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East

The History Of Apple Pie

Monday
September 29, 7:00pm


BUY THE HISTORY OF APPLE PIE'S ALBUM 'FEEL SOMETHING' ON THE DAY OF THE INSTORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST AND COLLECT YOUR WRISTBAND AT THE SAME TIME OR PRE-ORDER THE HISTORY OF APPLE PIE BUNDLE ONLINE

'Feel Something', the follow up to last year's 'Out Of View' debut, features ten brand new tracks including forthcoming single 'Tame' and was recorded over the last few months at Sublime Studios i..
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East

Robyn Hitchcock

Tuesday
September 30, 7:00pm

BUY ROBYN HITCHCOCK'S NEW ALBUM 'THE MAN UPSTAIRS' FROM 25TH AUGUST AT ROUGH TRADE EAST AND COLLECT YOUR WRISTBAND AT THE SAME TIME OR PRE-ORDER THE ROBYN HITCHCOCK BUNDLE ONLINE NOW

The Man Upstairs sees psychedelic troubadour Robyn Hitchcock uniting with legendary producer Joe Boyd (Nick Drake, Fairport Convention, R.E.M.) for one of the most unique outings of his already quite distincti..
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NYC

X AMBASSADORS

Tuesday
September 30, 8:00pm


X AMBASSADORS

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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