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Exhibitions

 

March

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

NOTTS

CRATE DIGGIN NO. 15

Friday
March 27, 7:00pm

THIS IS A FREE EVENT. GET DOWN EARLY FOLKS. A WEEKLY EVENING FOR THE VINYL JUNKIE. 
EACH WEEK DJ'S WILL DIG DEEP IN TO THE VINYL VAULTS. ALL LANGUAGES, GENRES, TIME-ZONES & RAREITIES CONSIDERED, WITH RESIDENT DJ'S EX-FRIENDLY, JOFF CASCIANI + GUESTS. 
Crate Dig... Resident DJ's Joff Casciani, Ex-Friendly and guests. 

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NYC

Bright Light Bright Light

Friday
March 27, 8:00pm


BRIGHT LIGHT BRIGHT LIGHT

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

ACTION BRONSON

Saturday
March 28, 1:30pm


STARTING AT 11 AM ON MONDAY 3/23 PURCHASE A COPY OF ACTION BRONSON'S NEW CD 'MR WONDERFUL' AT ROUGH TRADE NYC (64 N. 9TH ST, BROOKLYN) AND GET ONE WRISTBAND GOOD FOR ENTRY TO THE 3/28 IN-STORE PERFORMANCE AND SIGNING

Doors 1:30 / Show 2pm / Signing following performance

Action Bronson is a purveyor of delicious unexpectedness. Before he's a heralded rap artist, who shares the same Goliath m..
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EAST

RECORDED AT THE AUTOMAT: THE BEST OF ROUGH TRADE RECORDS - SPECIAL EVENT

Saturday
March 28, 7:00pm

THIS IS A FREE EVENT, WITH A LIMITED NUMBER OF WRISTBANDS AVAILABLE. 
WRISTBANDS ARE AVAILABLE IN STORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST OR WEST NOW, FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED.
ROUGH TRADE EAST IS PROUD TO HOST THIS VERY SPECIAL LAUNCH NIGHT, CELEBRATING THE RELEASE OF 'RECORDED AT THE AUTOMAT: THE BEST OF ROUGH TRADE RECORDS', A WIDE RANGING AND AUTHORITATIVE COLLECTION FROM THE LAST FORTY YEARS, O..
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NYC

The Districts

Saturday
March 28, 8:00pm


THE DISTRICTS

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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EAST

PIANO DAY: WITH DOUGLAS DARE, TOM ADAMS, TOR MILLER AND ERASED TAPES

Sunday
March 29, 12:00pm

THIS IS A FREE EVENT AT ROUGH TRADE EAST. ALL WELCOME. 
12PM-3PM, YOU PLAY THE PIANO. 
3PM-4.30PM, TOM ADAMS, TOR MILLER AND DOUGLAS DARE PERFORM LIVE.
Piano Day Party at Rough Trade East...
In collaboration with Erased Tapes, Rough Trade East will host a piano for the day in celebration of Piano Day!

Fans are invited to participate by visiting the store and taking a turn ..
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NYC

Piano Day: With Bruce Brubaker

Sunday
March 29, 2:00pm


THIS IS A FREE EVENT - NO WRISTBAND REQUIRED

"Why does the world need a Piano Day? For many reasons. But mostly, because it doesn't hurt to celebrate the piano and everything around it: performers, composers, piano builders, tuners, movers and most important, the listener." - Nils Frahm 

Piano Day Party at Rough Trade NYC - live performances, talks and more! 

In coll..
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NOTTS

SHORT STACK: Short Film Screening and debate

Sunday
March 29, 7:00pm

THIS IS A FREE EVENING EVENT, SCREENING A HOST OF NEW AND EXCITING SHORT FILMS. 
THE EVENT WILL INVOLVE DEBATE, DISCUSSION AND THE OPPORTUNITY TO MEET LIKE-MINDED FILM-MAKERS AND ENTHUSIASTS. ALL WELCOME. 
MAKE SURE TO GET DOWN EARLY TO GUARANTEE A SEAT, GRAB A CRAFT BEER, HOT CHOCOLATE, ALL PRESS COFFEE... OR ENJOY A SALT BEEF BEIGEL. 
The night formerly known as 'Don't ..
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WEST

KID WAVE

Monday
March 30, 6:00pm

NO WRISTBAND NEEDED, JUST COME DOWN AT 6PM. 
THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE WEST IN-STORE. KID WAVE WILL BE PLAYING AN EXCLUSIVE ACOUSTIC SET.
Kid Wave was formed by writer, singer, guitarist Lea Emmery when she moved to London from the East coast of Sweden, where she found drummer Serra Petale, originally from Perth in Australia, and bass player Harry Deacon.

Joined on guitar by Mattias Bh..
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NYC

GOOD OLD WAR

Monday
March 30, 8:00pm


GOOD OLD WAR

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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DOGWOOF FILMS PRESENTS: 'CONCERNING VIOLENCE'

Tuesday
March 31, 7:00pm

THIS IS A FREE SCREENING. A SELECTION OF DOGWOOF DOCUMENTARY FILMS WILL BE ON DVD TO PURCHASE AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM. 
THE FILM IS RATED 15. THE FILM WILL START AT 7PM. RUN TIME 89 MINS. 
MAKE SURE TO GET DOWN EARLY TO GUARANTEE A SEAT, GRAB A CRAFT BEER OR ENJOY A SALT BEEF BEIGEL. 
Overview 

Narrated by Ms Lauryn Hill, Concerning Violence is a bold and fres..
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