Rough Trade

Music

The Oral History of Mark E Smith

The Fall's founding member remembered by those who knew him best.
Daniel Dylan Wray
1.29.19
Books

Rough Trade Books Brings Independent Music's Spirit to Publishing

Read an extract from 'The Faithful Look Away', Melissa Lee Houghton's fiction title for the iconic record label's new publishing arm here.
Lauren O'Neill
Melissa Lee–Houghton
8.22.18
Important Questions Raised By...

Lily Allen Fans Told Us The Most Shameless Thing They've Ever Done

'No Shame' is out now, so we used this opportunity to speak about sex and vomit and more sex.
Annie Lord
6.12.18
Interviews

Sleaford Mods and the Ballad of Britain’s Lost Rave Generation

How the Nottingham duo went from drug binges and railing at British austerity to living clean.
Ryan Bassil
3.2.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Iggy Pop Tell Thurston Moore Stooges Stories and Jam Some Chuck Berry in New Short Film

Rough Trade's ‘I’ve Nothing But My Name’ was shot at Iggy's house in Miami.
Alex Robert Ross
12.28.16
Noisey News

Guys! Something Bon Iver-Related is Going to Happen in East London This Afternoon

All eyes on 4:30pm.
Noisey Staff
9.29.16
Art

An Interactive Soundboard Lets You Remix Pantha Du Prince

All it takes is a little button-mashing to bring Pantha Du Prince's 'The Triad' to life.
Alyssa Buffenstein
4.12.16
thump news

Rough Trade Will Donate January Profits from Bowie Sales to Cancer Research

The company made the announcement via Twitter.
Alexander Iadarola
1.12.16
Music

Start Your Day with Morrissey Motivational Posters

Feel the feels Joan of Arc felt.
Emerson Rosenthal
3.26.15
Deep Ass Questions

Should Venues Ban the Selfie Stick?

UK venues have already started banning The Stick. Should the US do the same?
1.26.15
Objectively Correct Lists

These Are the British Record Labels That Killed It in 2014

We wanted to shine a light on some of the label’s that have chaperoned us through the year. You guys have been fucking great.
Joe Zadeh
Ryan Bassil
Emma Garland
12.5.14
Photos

Here's Some Gear Porn from Moog's Rough Trade Residency

"A twisted, pummeling wall of sound"
Leo Maymind
3.17.14
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