Cornershop

Review: Cornershop – When I Was Born for the 7th Time

This album originally came out September 8, 1997. In honor of the album turning 20 this year, and our feature on the Best Alternative Rock Songs…
Erik Davis / April 25, 2017

SPIN Singles Mix: Crystal Castles, Ought, Prince, and More

Welcome to SPIN‘s Singles Mix! SPIN staffers have rounded up their favorite, must-hear tracks for your personal playlists. Collecting the finest from indie ravers, Montreal…
SPIN Staff / July 7, 2015

SPIN 30: Cornershop Flash Back to ‘When I Was Born for the 7th Time’

On March 19, 1985, the first issue of SPIN hit newsstands. To celebrate our 30th anniversary, we’re revisiting a handful of records that the staff…
Andrew Unterberger / April 10, 2015

Stream Burger Records’ Three-Hour Holiday Mix With the Muffs, Cornershop, More

It's been a big year for Fullerton, California's Burger Records, the little Orange County cassette label that could. The punk- and garage-oriented imprint has been…
Chris Martins / December 19, 2013

Cornershop, ‘Urban Turban – The Singhles Club’ (Ample Play)

Tjinder Singh continues his smile-inducing polyglot-pop renaissance, aided by a bevy of chic guest vocalists.
David Marchese / May 11, 2012

Premiere: Cornershop Showcase Turfing in ‘Milkin’ It’ Video

Cornershop's 1997 breakthrough When I Was Born for the Seventh Time is a quintessential example of a record that awoke listeners with a forward-thinking sound…
Marc Hogan / March 22, 2012

Cornershop, ‘Cornershop & the Double O Groove Of’ (Ample Play)

These wry Anglo-Indian groovemeisters are long past the point of trying to score another "Brimful of Asha" leftfield hit. So they follow up 2009's slept-on…
Mikael Wood / March 15, 2011

New LPs: Black Joe Lewis, Joy Formidable & 7 more!

Here's our take on the best and worst albums available online and in record stores today:…
SPIN Staff / March 15, 2011

DOWNLOAD: New Song from Cornershop

British indie pop duo Cornershop will release their sixth studio album, Cornershop & the Double 'O' Groove Of, on March 15 -- the follow up…
Peter Gaston / November 22, 2010

Cornershop, ‘Judy Sucks a Lemon for Breakfast’ (Ample Play)

In the mid-to-late '90s, nobody smudged rock's borders more artfully than Cornershop's Tjinder Singh, mingling punky cheek, Indian drone, hip-hop sampladelia, and electronic bump. Here,…
Charles Aaron / April 20, 2010

EXCLUSIVE MP3: M.I.A. Guests on Cornershop Remix

A just-unearthed remix from British duo Cornershop features an absolutely smashing guest spot from a young M.I.A. Download it below!
Peter Gaston / April 13, 2010

The 20 Best Albums of 1997

The finest full-lengths of 1997, as ranked by the SPIN editors. [This list was originally published in the January 1998 issue of SPIN.]…
SPIN Staff / December 31, 1997