Still Corners

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Still Corners
Still Corners by Chona Kasinger.JPG
Still Corners. Photo by Chona Kasinger.
Background information
Origin London, United Kingdom
Genres Synthpop, new wave, dream pop, indie pop, electronica
Years active 2007-present
Labels Sub Pop
Website Still Corners
Members Greg Hughes, Tessa Murray

Still Corners is the London-based musical project of songwriter/producer Greg Hughes and vocalist Tessa Murray.

History[edit]

Still Corners self-released their debut EP, Remember Pepper?, on 13 June 2008.,[1] followed by a 7" single, "Don't Fall in Love", released by UK label The Great Pop Supplement on 30 August 2010.[2]

The duo signed with record label Sub Pop in 2011 and issued their first full-length debut, Creatures of an Hour to favourable reviews.[3]

In October 2012, the band released a new single, "Fireflies",[4] which was named "Best New Track" by Pitchfork Media.[5]

In February 2013, Still Corners announced that their second album, Strange Pleasures, would be released on Sub Pop in May 2013. The second single, "Berlin Lovers", received widespread coverage.[6][7][8] Strange Pleasures was issued on 7 May.

Band Members[edit]

  • Tessa Murray - vocals
  • Greg Hughes - multi-instrumentalist/producer

Live Members[edit]

  • Leon Dufficy - guitar
  • Luke Jarvis - bass
  • Jack Gooderham - drums

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Singles and EPs[edit]

  • Remember Pepper? CD EP (2007, self-released)
  • "Don't Fall in Love" 7" (2010, The Great Pop Supplement)
  • "Eyes" (Rogue Wave cover) digital (2010, self-released)
  • "History of Love" split 7" with The New Lines (2011, The Great Pop Supplement)
  • "Cuckoo" 7" (2011, Sub Pop)
  • "Endless Summer" promo CD (2011, Sub Pop)
  • "Into the Trees" promo CD (2011, Sub Pop)
  • "Cabot Cove" flexi 7" (2011, Sub Pop)
  • "Fireflies" 7" (2012, self-released)
  • "Berlin Lovers" digital (2013, Sub Pop)

Compilation appearances[edit]

Media usage[edit]

Song Where Type
"The Twilight Hour" Gossip Girl[9] television
"Endless Summer" Nokia Lumia 920[10] advertisement
"Fireflies" Made in Chelsea[11] television
"Fireflies" Awkward[12] television
"The Trip" Awkward[13] television
"Fireflies" Cardinal Burns[14] television
"Endless Summer" Waterloo Road television
"The Twilight Hour" Senka short film

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.discogs.com/Still-Corners-Remember-Pepper/release/2494499
  2. ^ http://www.discogs.com/Still-Corners-Dont-Fall-In-Love/release/2428919
  3. ^ "Creatures of an Hour Reviews, Ratings, Credits, and More at Metacritic". Metacritic.com. Retrieved 2011-11-16. 
  4. ^ "Listen: Still Corners post new single 'Fireflies'". Clixie. 12 October 2012. Retrieved 14 October 2012. 
  5. ^ "Still Corners "Fireflies"". pitchfork.com. Retrieved 2012-10-06. 
  6. ^ "Still Corners "Berlin Lovers"". Pitchfork. 25 February 2013. Retrieved 27 February 2013. 
  7. ^ "Still Corners - "Berlin Lovers"". Stereogum. 25 February 2013. Retrieved 27 February 2013. 
  8. ^ "mp3: Still Corners - "Berlin Lovers"". Gorilla vs Bear. 25 February 2013. Retrieved 27 February 2013. 
  9. ^ "Gossip Girl Music from "Rhodes to Perdition"". TVfanatic.com. Retrieved 2014-05-08. 
  10. ^ "Nokia Lumia 920. Pouca luz, fotos incríveis". youtube.com. Retrieved 2014-05-08. 
  11. ^ "S5-Ep10 music". channel4.com. Retrieved 2014-05-08. 
  12. ^ "Music from Awkward Episode 9 Season 3". mtv.com. Retrieved 2014-05-08. 
  13. ^ "Music from Awkward Episode 9 Season 3". mtv.com. Retrieved 2014-05-08. 
  14. ^ "S2-Ep4: Young Dreams". channel4.com. Retrieved 2014-05-28. 

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