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Tuesday, July 24 2012

Cornershop: Urban Turban - The Singhles Club

Fourteen years on from "Brimful of Asha", Cornershop set out their stall once again – this time with the help of some friends.

Thursday, March 24 2011

Cornershop: Cornershop and the Double 'O' Groove Of

Adventurous in the extreme, this is definitely not "world music" but very possibly "out of this world music". Bloody brilliant!

Monday, May 3 2010

Cornershop: Judy Sucks a Lemon for Breakfast

If there's anything consistent to Cornershop's long, often befuddling, but mostly rewarding career, it's that the band has never been hemmed in or bothered with expectations, for better and for worse.

Monday, September 7 2009

Cornershop: Judy Sucks a Lemon for Breakfast

Cornershop reopen for business with a dip into the melting pot of British Asian pop.


Monday, July 20 2009

Cornershop - Who Fingered Rock 'N' Roll (video)

Cornershop's new video features a lot of old archival footage of English life, with a lot of reverse loops to create Monty Python-esque backwards silly

Thursday, May 21 2009

Cornershop - "The Roll Off Characteristics (Of History in the Making)" (video)

Remember the insanely catchy "Brimful of Asha" from Cornershop? It was pretty ubiquitous in the late '90s and for good reason. The British band's

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