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Exhibitions

 

February

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

EAST

ULRIKA SPACEK

Thursday
February 11, 7:00pm

ULRIKA SPACEK WILL BE LIVE IN-STORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST, TO PERFORM TRACKS THEIR LATEST ALBUM, 'THE ALBUM PARANOIA'. 7PM START.
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PRE-ORDER THE 'THE ALBUM PARANOIA' CD OR LP ALBUM/ WRISTBAND BUNDLE ONLINE NOW, TO GUARANTEE ENTRY.
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NYC

BLONDE REDHEAD

Thursday
February 11, 8:00pm


BLONDE REDHEAD

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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The 'Anti-Gallery' Opening Party & 'Mighty Fine Art' Exhibition Launch

Friday
February 12, 6:00pm

THIS IS A FREE EVENT IN THE BAR UPSTAIRS AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM. 6PM START.
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JOIN US IN THE BAR AT ROUGH TRADE FOR THE 'ANTI-GALLERY' OPENING PARTY - FEATURING A FULL EXHIBITION LAUNCH, LIVE PAINTING FROM ONGA AND DJ-SET FROM MAXI DREAD.
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EAST

FLOWERS

Friday
February 12, 7:00pm

FLOWERS WILL BE LIVE IN-STORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST, TO PERFORM TRACKS FROM THEIR DEBUT ALBUM, 'EVERYONE'S DYING TO MEET YOU'. 7PM START.
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NYC

CHUCK RAGAN & THE CAMARADERIE

Friday
February 12, 8:00pm


CHUCK RAGAN & THE CAMARADERIE

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase tickets here...

$20

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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BASIA BULAT (1PM)

Saturday
February 13, 1:00pm

THIS IS A FREE ROUGH TRADE EAST LUNCHTIME IN-STORE. 1PM ON STAGE.
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BASIA BULAT'S NEW ALBUM 'GOOD ADVICE' WILL BE AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE ON CD AND LP IN STORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST FROM 12TH FEBRUARY.
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DJ RUSSELL FENBY PRESENTS: 'THE NORTHERN SOUL NIGHT' No.6

Saturday
February 13, 7:00pm

THIS IS A FREE EVENT IN THE BAR UPSTAIRS AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM. 7PM START.
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JOIN RUSSELL FENBY IN THE BAR AT ROUGH TRADE FOR A SIXTH INSTALMENT OF HIS SATURDAY NIGHT PARTY - PLAYING EXCLUSIVELY NORTHERN SOUL.
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NYC

THE HEAVY HOWL

Saturday
February 13, 8:00pm


THE HEAVY HOWL

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$10

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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Shady Cow Presents: 'Shady Love' - Queer Valentines Speed Dating Special

Sunday
February 14, 7:00pm

THIS IS A FREE EVENT IN THE BAR UPSTAIRS AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM. 7PM START.
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THIS IS A FUNDRAISER EVENT FOR NOTTINGHAMSHIRE PRIDE - WITH AN OPTIONAL DONATION ON THE DOOR. 
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WENDY JAMES

Monday
February 15, 7:00pm

WENDY JAMES (TRANSVISION VAMP) WILL BE LIVE IN-STORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST, FOR A LIVE SET AND SIGNING TO CELEBRATE THE RELEASE OF HER NEW ALBUM 'THE PRICE OF A TICKET. 7PM ONSTAGE.
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NOTTS

Nottingham Etsy Seller Seminar Sessions: Product Photography for your Online Business - hosted by Daniel Hughes

Tuesday
February 16, 7:00pm

THIS IS A TICKETED EVENT IN THE BAR UPSTAIRS AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM. 7PM START.
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JOIN THE NOTTINGHAM ETSY TEAM FOR THE FIRST OF THEIR 'SEMINAR SESSIONS' IN THE BAR AT ROUGH TRADE.
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NYC

Brompton Bicycle's Fashion and Film Showcase

Tuesday
February 16, 7:30pm


FREE RSVP REQUIRED


To celebrate NY Fashion Week, the iconic folding bike maker, Brompton , has teamed up with Rough Trade Records for their own fashion night - with a very British twist. Taking a tongue-in-cheek approach to NYFW, the event will showcase the best of British cycling style.


With Brompton's own film contest, #MyUnseenCity serving as the backdrop, the event will provide a..
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WEST

FLATS AND SHARPS

Wednesday
February 17, 6:00pm

THIS IS A FREE ROUGH TRADE WEST IN-STORE. 6PM START. 
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PURCHASE THE FLATS AND SHARPS ALBUM 'KING OF MY MIND' ON CD OR LP IN STORE AT ROUGH TRADE WEST FROM 12TH FEBRUARY.
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AUSTERITY CAFE

Wednesday
February 17, 7:00pm

THIS IS A FREE EVENT IN THE BAR UPSTAIRS AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM. 7PM START.
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THE WORLD PREMIERE OF 'AUSTERITY CAFE - A RHYME OPERA' HELD IN THE BAR AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM.
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NYC

BENJAMIN CLEMENTINE

Wednesday
February 17, 8:00pm


BENJAMIN CLEMENTINE

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

RA RA RIOT

Thursday
February 18, 6:30pm


PURCHASE RA RA RIOT'S NEW CD/LP 'NEED YOUR LIGHT' STARTING ON 2/18 TO RECEIVE TWO WRISTBANDS FOR THE STRIPPED DOWN PERFORMANCE + SIGNING AT 7PM THAT EVENING.

MUST BE PURCHASED AT ROUGH TRADE NYC. CANNOT BE PURCHASED ONLINE OR OVER THE PHONE.

LP IS LIMITED EDITION TEAL VINYL. AVAILABLE BEFORE STREET DATE!

Doors 6:30 / Show 7pm / Signing following stripped down performance / All ages

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Super+Super Presents: The 'Yarn Bomb' Craft Social at Rough Trade

Thursday
February 18, 7:00pm

THIS IS A FREE EVENT IN THE BAR UPSTAIRS AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM. 7PM START.
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SUPER+SUPER PRESENTS THE 'YARN BOMB' CRAFT DROP-IN SOCIAL AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM.
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DONNIE FRITTS & JEB LOY NICHOLS: DOUBLE BILL

Thursday
February 18, 7:00pm

DONNIE FRITTS AND JEB LOY NICHOLS WILL BOTH BE LIVE IN-STORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST FOR THIS VERY SPECIAL DOUBLE BILL SHOW. 7PM START. 
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PRE-ORDER DONNIE FRITTS 'OH MY GOODNESS' CD OR LP ALBUM/ WRISTBAND BUNDLE ONLINE HERE, TO GUARANTEE ENTRY.
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EAST

MARLON WILLIAMS - CANCELLED

Friday
February 19, 6:30pm

UNFORTUNATELY, DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES, THIS IN-STORE HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
WE HOPE TO ARRANGE A NEW IN-STORE DATE SOON.
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"Each song is a character," says Marlon Williams of his self-titled solo debut: a remarkably assured and diverse nine..
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REGGAE TAKEOVER @ ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM

Friday
February 19, 7:00pm

FREE ENTRY EVENT UPSTAIRS IN THE BAR AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM. 7PM START.
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REGGAE TAKEOVER AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM
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NYC

Polica

Friday
February 19, 8:00pm


POLICA

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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Soul Buggin' Goes to Rough Trade

Saturday
February 20, 7:00pm

THIS IS A FREE ENTRY EVENT IN THE BAR UPSTAIRS AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM. 7PM START.
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WE'RE WELCOMING BACK THE SOUL BUGGIN' CREW FOR THEIR FIRST SESSION OF 2016.!
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NYC

THIRD MAN RECORDS PRESENTS: AUDIO SOCIAL DISSENT 2016

Saturday
February 20, 8:00pm


THIRD MAN RECORDS PRESENTS: AUDIO SOCIAL DISSENT 2016

w/TIMMY'S ORGANISM, VIDEO, REGRESSION 696

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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Y Not Festival & BBC Introducing East Midlands Presents: Faction No.14

Sunday
February 21, 3:00pm

THIS IS A FREE EVENT, HELD IN THE BAR UPSTAIRS AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM. 3PM START.
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JOIN Y NOT FESTIVAL, BBC INTRODUCING EAST MIDLANDS, AND ROUGH TRADE IN THE BAR UPSTAIRS FOR ANOTHER STAND OUT LIST OF NEW FACTION ACTS.
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THE POP GROUP

Monday
February 22, 7:00pm

THE POP GROUP WILL BE IN CONVERSATION  WITH KODWO ESHUN AND MARK FISHER  IN-STORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST FOR THIS VERY SPECIAL Q&A EVENT AND SIGNING. 7PM START. 
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THE RTN POP QUIZ - No.7

Tuesday
February 23, 7:00pm


FREE ENTRY EVENT UPSTAIRS IN THE BAR AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM. 7PM START.
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THE RTN POP QUIZ RETURNS FOR A SEVENTH INSTALMENT FOLLOWING A BREAK FOR THE HOLIDAYS.
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NYC

BRITTANY CAMPBELL

Tuesday
February 23, 8:00pm


BRITTANY CAMPBELL

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$10

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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NIGHT BEATS

Wednesday
February 24, 7:00pm

NIGHT BEATS WILL BE LIVE IN-STORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST, TO PERFORM TRACKS FROM THEIR NEW ALBUM 'WHO SOLD MY GENERATION', RELEASED ON THE 29TH JANUARY. 
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NYC

Your 33 Black Angels

Wednesday
February 24, 8:00pm


YOUR 33 BLACK ANGELS

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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The 'Drink & Draw' Social (No.4) In The Bar at Rough Trade

Thursday
February 25, 7:00pm

THIS IS A FREE ENTRY EVENT IN THE BAR UPSTAIRS AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM. 7PM START.
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JOIN US IN THE BAR AT ROUGH TRADE FOR THE FOURTH NIGHT OF A NEW MONTHLY ILLUSTRATION EVENT, 'DRINK & DRAW'. 
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NYC

DOUG TUTTLE

Thursday
February 25, 8:00pm


DOUG TUTTLE

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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EAST

DE MONTEVERT

Friday
February 26, 1:00pm

THIS IS A LUNCHTIME, FREE ENTRY IN-STORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST. 1PM START.
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DE MONTEVERT'S SELF TITLED ALBUM WILL BE AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE ON CD OR LP FROM 26TH FEBRUARY AT ROUGH TRADE EAST.
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LILIES ON MARS

Friday
February 26, 6:30pm

THIS IS A FREE ENTRY ROUGH TRADE EAST IN-STORE. 6.30PM START.
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LILIES ON MARS LATEST ALBUM 'AGO', WILL BE AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE ON LP FROM 26TH FEBRUARY , AND IS AVAILABLE ON CD NOW.
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NOTTS

DirtyDiscoSound-System Presents: 'The Post-Punk Night'

Friday
February 26, 7:00pm

THIS IS A FREE ENTRY IN-STORE IN THE BAR UPSTAIRS AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM.
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JOIN DIRTYDISCOSOUNDSYSTEM IN THE BAR AT ROUGH TRADE FOR A VINYL-ONLY FRIDAY NIGHT SESSION, PLAYING STRICTLY NEW WAVE/POST-PUNK.
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NYC

NIGHT LOVELL

Friday
February 26, 7:00pm


NIGHT LOVELL

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$12 advance / $15 day of show

Doors 7pm / Show 8pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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NYC

Pretty In Pink 30th Anniversary Dance Party @ Trax

Friday
February 26, 10:30pm


PRETTY IN PINK 30TH ANNIVERSARY DANCE PARTY @ TRAX

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$5

Doors 10:30 / Show 11pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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MOTHERS

Saturday
February 27, 6:30pm

MOTHERS WILL BE LIVE IN-STORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST, TO PERFORM TRACKS FROM THEIR NEW ALBUM 'WHEN YOU WALK A LONG DISTANCE YOU ARE TIRED', RELEASED ON THE 26TH FEBRUARY. 
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South Jack Street - Free Party in The Bar at Rough Trade

Saturday
February 27, 7:00pm

THIS IS A FREE ENTRY EVENT IN THE BAR UPSTAIRS AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM. 7PM START.
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JOIN THE SOUTH JACK STREET CREW IN THE BAR AT ROUGH TRADE FOR A FREE SATURDAY-NIGHT PARTY.
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The Shadowboxers

Saturday
February 27, 8:00pm


THE SHADOWBOXERS

THIS IS A ROUGH TRADE NYC TICKETED EVENT

Info on how to purchase here...

$15

Doors 8pm / Show 8pm

This event is 21 and over

A Bowery Presents event
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NOTTS

STEVE MASON

Sunday
February 28, 3:00pm

STEVE MASON WILL BE LIVE IN-STORE AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM, TO PERFORM TRACKS FROM HIS NEW ALBUM, 'MEET THE HUMANS'. 3PM START.
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PRE-ORDER STEVE MASONS 'MEET THE HUMANS' ALBUM ON THE ROUGH TRADE WEBSITE HERE NOW. 
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Deeper Than Roots: Sunday Session

Sunday
February 28, 4:00pm

THIS IS A FREE ENTRY EVENT IN THE BAR UPSTAIRS AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM. 4PM START.
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'DEEPER THAN ROOTS' IS A FREE SUNDAY SESSION OF VINYL-ONLY DJ'S AND THE FINEST CARIBBEAN FOOD - HELD IN THE BAR AT ROUGH TRADE.
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HOLY ESQUE

Monday
February 29, 7:00pm

HOLY ESQUE WILL BE LIVE IN-STORE AT ROUGH TRADE NOTTINGHAM, TO PERFORM TRACKS FROM THEIR DEBUT ALBUM, 'AT HOPE'S RAVINE'. 7PM DOORS.
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EAST

STEVE MASON

Monday
February 29, 7:00pm

STEVE MASON WILL BE LIVE IN-STORE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST, TO PERFORM TRACKS FROM HIS NEW ALBUM 'MEET THE HUMANS', RELEASED ON THE 26TH FEBRUARY. 7PM ONSTAGE.
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