When we first launched Glorious Noise in February 2001 the country had just inaugurated a Republican president who had lost the popular vote after a bitter, draining campaign. My pals and I were not optimistic about the future. We’ve written at length about the origins of this site, about the influence of Vanity Fair’s “Rock … Continue reading Glorious Noise Turns Sweet 16
A little housekeeping, folks. When we converted from MovableType to WordPress, it seems we lost some of our early, featured content. We didn’t really “lose” it but we definitely orphaned it. If readers and search engines can’t find it, it’s lost for all intents and purposes. A reader contacted us last night to point out … Continue reading Our Missing Jay Bennett Interview Is Back
One year ago for our tenth anniversary, we took a little break. A sabbatical. After six months with nary a peep, we quietly started publishing stuff again. And we’ve been posting stuff fairly regularly since then. The break was nice. It gave us time to migrate from MovableType to WordPress. We also switched hosts from … Continue reading Glorious Noise is 11 years old today
We celebrate our tenth anniversary by taking a break from publishing the site.
It’s our annual wrap up of everything that moved us last year. Share your own lists, too.
Goodbye, Chicago. We’ll miss you like crazy.
We’re aware that we Google is warning users that GLONO is listed as suspicious. Our site was comprised and some bad files were added that could apparently cause trouble (that’s all we really know at this time). We have removed the bad files and are currently attempting to batten down the hatches to prevent this … Continue reading Shit, we got hacked!
It’s our birthday. Want a free shirt?
A few years ago we threw ourselves a party. Here is the lost footage.
They’re all still available (as of today), so download them now and enjoy.