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Come on in to find a great selection of vinyl, CDs, DVDs, and t-shirts. 

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Rough Peel Music store.

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173 Cuba Street

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Monday to Thursday 10 - 6
Friday 10 - 7
Saturday 10 - 6
Sunday 11 - 5

04 803 3726 (Phone)

Lawrence Arabia

Absolute Truth

New Zealand's very own 'master pop classicist' is back with another album of wry, piercingly witty, and perfectly crafted songs.

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Aphex Twin

Cheetah EP

With this being Aphex Twin's third release in less 2 than years, we can safely say that Richard D. James is back from his hiatus - and we are so very grateful.

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Michael Kiwanuka

Love and Hate

Michael Kiwanuka's infectious mix of soul, jazz, and funk feels even better on his second album - this man is going places.

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DJ Shadow

The Mountain Will Fall

Having influenced so many producers in the last two decades, DJ Shadow in turn takes cues from comtemporary beatmakers on this record.

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The Avalanches


These Australian sample-masters may have left us hanging for 16 years since their groundbreaking debut, but we think it was worth the wait.

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Betty Davis

Columbia Years 1968-1969

This collection of early works from soul and funk pioneer Betty Davis gives us a peek at the musical beginnings of a 70s icon.

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The Glowing Man

Declared to be the final Swans album, for this incarnation of the band at least, this release somehow manages to be both subdued and powerful.

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Mark Pritchard

Under the Sun

A brilliant slow-burner of album, Mark Pritchard's immersive beats are augmented here by the likes of Thom Yorke and Bibio.

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Mixing samples and live instrumentation to great effect, this EP from Brooklyn rapper/producer Oddisee is perfect music to drive to.

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Recruiting some big names, like Beck, Little Dragon, and Vince Staples, Flume's sophomore album is full of big pop hits that are sure to get you moving.

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Mark Kozelek

Sings Favourites

Kozelek, of Sun Kil Moon and Red House Painters fame, pays tribute to some of his favourite tracks on this cover album, from Bob Seger to Modest Mouse.

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Mala combines the instruments and rhythms of the Andean mountains with heavy synths and bass of his local UK scene on this intriguing album.

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A Moon Shaped Pool

Long awaited and stunning new album from Radiohead. And we got a special instore live broadcast from them on the day!

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Bleakley Crawford Donaldson

The Truth Isn't Always Ornamental

RPR's latest release is an engaging and intricate collection of jazz works by three Wellington locals.

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Pacific Heights

The Stillness

Long-time Shapeshifter member Devin Abrams' solo project steps away from drum and bass in favour of laid back neo-soul and ambience.

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A Moon Shaped Pool

Brilliant new album. We've been waiting for this one for a long time, but it was absolutely worth it.

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J Dilla

Jay Loves Japan

J Dilla's posthumous album has been reissued - and expanded. Feat. Miguel and more, so damn good!

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Tim Hecker

Love Streams

"He is Canada's finest pastry chef!" - Grayson Gilmour, 2016

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Orchestra of Spheres

Brothers and Sisters of the Black Lagoon

They're completely mad, in the best possible way.

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Esperanza Spalding

Emily's D+Evolution

Imagine Joni Mitchell and Deerhoof collaborated, if Joni could also shred the bass like nothing else. You know you want to listen.

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The Last Shadow Puppets

Everything You've Come To Expect

Beautiful storytelling and awesome musicianship. Much love!

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