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Rough Trade announces 40th anniversary shows with The Pop Group, Angel Olsen, Raincoats

Rough Trade is celebrating the 40th anniversary of the opening of its West London record…

best sophisti-pop albums - Roxy Music

10 Essential Sophisti-pop albums

A survey of the sleekest, smoothest, most sophisticated pop albums of the ’80s and beyond.

The Rakes' 'Capture/Release'


A whole week of Perversity reviews—late looks at some great albums from 2006 (and then some).