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Rough Trade Records: Rough At The Top

Mark Cooper, Guardian, The, 30 February 1987

In the record industry big doesn’t always mean best, and the independent Rough Trade have beaten the big boys in fostering new talent and ideas. The founder and driving force, Geoff Travis, talks to Mark Cooper.

Total word count of piece: 1158


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