Rough Trade





A few weeks ago, Alexander and friends visited The Fly to perform a few tunes in their courtyard. London rain ended up driving them into the magazine’s basement where they did this:

The Fly – Alexander ‘Awake My Body’

And this:

The Fly – Alexander ‘Let’s Win’

Alexander Alexander 'In The Courtyard' session for The Fly


Alexander Live On Conan 14 September 2011 in Alexander

Earlier this week Conan invited Alexander, aka Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros’ main man, onto his show to perform his single ‘Truth’ from his current self-titled solo album. Beautiful, we think you’ll agree…

Alexander 'Truth' Video 18 July 2011 in Alexander

Alexander, aka Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros’ frontman, has made an epic new video for his spaghetti western-whistling tune ‘Truth’. It was shot in Tulum, Mexico. We challenge you to try and decipher the plot…

The 7” for the track includes a White Arrows remix b-side and is being sold exclusively through our brand new online store.

Alexander 'A Million Years' Video 19 April 2011 in Alexander

Alexander’s (Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros’ main man) self-titled debut album hit the shelves last week, and to celebrate he made this globe-trotting video for the track taken from it ‘A Million Years’:

Also featuring the recent single ‘Truth’, Alexander is available to buy now on itunes, Amazon and our brand new Rough Trade Records online shop.

Q – ‘Superb solo debut’ – 4/5
Uncut – 4/5
Artrocker – ‘Blown Away’ – 5/5