It was one year ago today that we started this thing. How do you like the new look? Expect more changes over the next several weeks as we work out some new features. One thing you’ll notice is the ad. It took us a year to burn through our initial round of venture capital, and … Continue reading Happy Birthday to Glorious Noise!
30,000 Glorious Noise fans can’t be wrong – Thanks, everybody!
The Chicago contingent of the Glorious Noise posse. Update: a few more photos, this time from the Blue Ribbon Brothers show at the Edgewater Lounge. [Full disclosure: Derek Phillips (a.k.a. Phil) is both a contributor to Glorious Noise as well as a member of the BRB, and by the way, they’re playing Saturday, the 26th, … Continue reading Look at Us!
Today is when many of us make New Year’s resolutions, intentions to change our behaviors for purposes of improvements in the days, weeks, and months to come. A new year engenders the idea that we should have a new commitment, a fresh new sense of advancement and idealism. So we quit smoking. Start a diet. … Continue reading A Public Service Announcement from Glorious Noise
I hope everybody had a merry Christmas and got all the presents you wanted. I got some great stuff including the new CCR box (which is amazing) and Joel Whitburn‘s Top Pop Singles 1955-1999 (which I’ve been wanting forever). I also got a phat digital camera so expect some cool photo features in the new … Continue reading Happy New Year from Glorious Noise
Well, it looks like we did it. Another monumental milestone in the history of our little website: 20,000 visitors. We here at Glorious Noise would like to thank you all for stopping by. We’d especially like to thank all of the people who check in on the site every day and contribute comments to the … Continue reading 20,000 GLoNO Fans Can’t Be Wrong
Here at Glorious Noise, we do not not try to be all things to all people. We do what we do, and we hope you like it. We like it, and we’re going to keep doing it. This message is just a little heads-up to what’s shaking here behind the scenes… About every two weeks … Continue reading The Glorious Noise Empire
It’s been a couple of weeks since the last playlist update, so we swapped in ten new songs hand picked by Glorious Noise contributor Johnny. The new stuff includes tracks by the Rolling Stones, Jim White, PJ Harvey, Tribe Called Quest, Clem Snide, Fugazi, the International Submarine Band, Wire, Sleater-Kinney, and the Verve. So check … Continue reading More Glorious Noise Radio Updates
Okay, that’s a lie. We don’t have anything to do with the Great Radio Satan. But we did dump a bunch of tracks from our playlist, most of which happened to be rap tunes. (This struck me as decidedly KKKorporate, hence the phony headline.) But there was actually a good reason, three good ones in … Continue reading GloNo Radio Switches Formats, Merges with Clear Channel
According to our goofy little counter, Glorious Noise has had 10,000 unique visits (whatever that means) since we started in February. I think that’s pretty cool, and I’d like to thank you all for stopping by. Even if you just got here by searching Google for “Britney Spears fucking.” (It’s true — you’d be amazed … Continue reading Big milestone for the site