Rough Trade Shops

Magazine - Issue 5

Label Rough Trade Shops Cat no. roughmag005


Rough Trade’s Album of the Month is Boy King by Wild Beasts. In this issue they are interviewed in their east London studio by Oobah Butler.

Designer and publisher Craig Oldham takes us through the highlights of his incredible book about the miners’ strike: In Loving Memory of Work

Factory Floor takes us through their favourite album (and photographs them in a tree)

Label manager of Trojan Records Laurence Cane-Honeysett speaks about his affection for the label to celebrate them being Label of the Month.

Will Burns interviews the sensational Lemn Sissay about his new book Gold from the Stone

A collection of photos taken by David West while on tour

A column from Light in the Attic about Petula Clark

A conversation between YAWS and Container

A comic by Daniel Brereton

Agony Aunt Jonathan Richman answers questions put to him by readers

A horoscope by Japanese Breakfast