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rough trade

n. Slang
1. Violent, often brutal sex acts.
2. A person, especially a male prostitute, who engages in or appears likely to engage in such acts.

rough trade

n
slang (in homosexual use) a tough or violent sexual partner, esp a lorry driver, construction worker, or docker, casually picked up
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It's been an impressive year for Bridie, not only releasing her album on the hugely respected Rough Trade imprint, but seeing it gain nominations both for a Q Award and the Mercury Music Prize.
Of course politics is a rough trade and all Prime Ministers have their critics but as a proud Yorkshire man and Merseyside MP - he jokingly took credit for the Beatles - he has a lasting legacy of good times in the 1960s with the "white hot heat of technology" and, above all, that splendid achievement the Open University.
Her first big success was in 2001 when her eponymous solo album released on Rough Trade went on to scoop two BBC Folk Awards among a hoard of other accolades.
Now she is releasing her debut album Before We Forgot How To Dream on the legendary Rough Trade label.
THE former Rough Trade recording act The Band of Holy Joy return to the region with a gig at Cluny 2 on Friday.
The automated distribution centre of Cinram transports thousands of packages direct to store and consumer every day, including to retailers such as Rough Trade, Piccadilly Records and HMV.
outfit headed by Ryan Needham and Liza Violet, will mark the January 19 release of debut album Ratworld with a tour that takes in Nottingham's Rough Trade on January 20 and Birmingham's Hare & Hounds on January 27.
MENACE Beach, the Leeds outfit headed by Ryan Needham and Liza Violet, will mark the January 19 release of debut album Ratworld with a tour that takes in Nottingham's Rough Trade on January 20 and Birmingham's Hare & Hounds on January 27.
Our third and final installment went down at Brooklyn's Rough Trade Records, where they offered up a selection FADER-curated vinyl and live sets from two artists.
Read it HISTORIES of cult indie labels have been on the rise these past few years, with volumes on Rough Trade, Factory and 4AD all now available for music-lovers' shelves.
Their shop space Pop Recs Ltd has hosted panel discussions with the likes of Edwyn Collins (Orange Juice), Bob Stanley and Geoff Travis (founder of Rough Trade Records) while also serving as a space for exhibitions of visual art and photography, engaging local artists and musicians.
Paul Weller will perform a show to just 300 people at Rough Trade East in London.