You might remember a band called Riviera. Back in the day when we were flush with ad revenue, we started a little record label to release music by bands we loved. One of those bands was Riviera. It doesn’t hurt when the founder of the band is one of the founders of the record label … Continue reading Download the new Riviera EP for free!
Chicago’s favorite band returns…in Portland, Oregon.
A few years ago we threw ourselves a party. Here is the lost footage.
Surprise! We were told that the episode featuring Riviera songs was to air next week. As it turns out, it aired last night, July 21. Luckily for you rabid Riviera fans, A&E posts video clips of the show on their website. If you skip to clip #5 you can see the final two scenes of … Continue reading Riviera Songs in A&E's The Cleaner
Billboard: MTV To Launch New Track Upload Program For ‘Rock Band’: “We’ve figured out how to make it so anybody who owns and controls masters and publishing can put music into [“Rock Band”] at their own pace,” says MTV Games senior VP of electronic games and music Paul DeGooyer. “We’re talking about a set of … Continue reading Get Your Own Songs on Rock Band
Two years after our last show, Riviera is back…on TV. GLONO’s own will have two songs featured in the July 28 July 21 episode of the A&E network’s show The Cleaner, starring Benjamin Bratt. Both “Friends in California” and “Golden Lies” will feature prominently in the show. Set your TiVo and recall the glory days … Continue reading Riviera Songs Used in A&E TV Show The Cleaner
Trailer: "RIFFRAFF" You don’t hear it in this trailer, but our own Riviera has some songs on the soundtrack of RIFFRAFF, a new coming-of-age comedy about lifeguards on Chicago’s North Avenue Beach, starring Robert Belushi. RIFFRAFF has its Chicago premiere on May 29 at the Gene Siskel Film Center and will be running through June … Continue reading GLONO Band on Movie Soundtrack
A bitter-sweet goodbye to the City of Broad Shoulders as a GLONO founder relocates to the Pacific Northwest.
Almost four years after we launched Glorious Noise Records in order to release Quasar Wut-Wut‘s album, Taro Sound, the album is finally available for download at eMusic. So if you don’t already own it (for shame!), now’s your chance to pick it up. Both of our other two GLONO releases have been available on eMusic … Continue reading Taro Sound Finally on eMusic!
Radio Free Chicago podcast with Quasar Wut Wut wherein they talk and play a couple songs including the new, unreleased track “Ms. Brown.” So that’s what those photos were from. Remember: If you’re in Chicago, they’re playing a Radio Free Chicago/Bandwidth show on February 22 at Subterranean with the Bitter Tears, the Rivulets and Let’s … Continue reading Quasar Wut-Wut podcast