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Rough Trade 40th

As part of their 40th anniversary celebrations, Rough Trade have hosted a few evening gigs. Tonight’s was at Rough Trade East featuring …

The Wytches at Rough Trade

Unfortunately, the Wytches are now getting too big for me, playing much bigger venues now. So it was great for another opportunity …

Thurston Moore at Rough Trade

An evening of experimental music in the company of Thurston Moore at Rough Trade to celebrate the release of the journal Musics: …

Cult of Dom Keller

Great in-store of intense psychedelic music from the Cult of Dom Keller for their album release.

SUUNS

A bit of a random tonight as I was already in London. SUUNS at Rough Trade and I’m really glad I went. …

The Low Anthem

It’s a few years since I’ve listened to the Low Anthem. They’ve since had a lineup change but based on today’s in-store, …

Brix Smith

Entertains in-store with Brix Smith at Rough Trade where she read from her new book and played a few songs. Yes, she’s …

Bat For Lashes

I’ve never ‘got’ Bat For Lashes until Natasha’s dalliance with psych music with her Sexwitch project. Until then, I’d found her music …

Parquet Courts at Rough Trade

Great evening in the presence of the fantastic Parquet Courts. They’re a bloody good and talented band. Tonight was a more mainstream …

BC Camplight

A free Saturday afternoon gig at Rough Trade seemed like the perfect companion to the midday Daylight Music. So I sauntered down …

M.Ward at Rough Trade

I arrived late for the M.Ward gig at Rough Trade. Unfortunately, he played a very short set from M.Ward but what I …

Mothers at Rough Trade

Taking a punt on a recommendation from a friend, I rushed across London after a football match to catch Mothers at Rough …

Sunflower Bean

Sunflower Bean are a psych band out of New York. Today’s Rough Trade gig marked the release of their first album ‘Human …

Dilly Dally

Just off the plane from Canada and in their words ‘grumpy and tired’, Dilly Dally showed neither on stage at Rough Trade. …

Jennylee

It’s a few years since I saw Warpaint. I wasn’t overly keen on their second album and they started to play bigger …