Category Archives: Liner Notes

You know what liner notes are. Song lyrics, clippings, meta-stuff, maybe even art, who knows?

Liner Note 55: August 2018

Okay, it’s been a million years since we did a liner note, and ctan’s too fucking busy, so I’m doing one anyway. Cool? MEET UP ctan herself was just in California and got together with some readers out there in some kind of, like, zen garden tea place. (In Berkeley of course.) Where do you […]

Liner Note 54: Louisville Meetup: The Recap!

So here’s the story of the DGC Meetup in Louisville! This plan got hatched when I realized that four of DGC’s most active commenters–Sanders, S (aka Stef), Chris (rck), and Bill (aka Mark Treble)–were all within driving distance of Louisville, Kentucky, which was one of the places I was planning to visit on my way […]

Liner Note 52: In Memoriam: Beyond Black Hole Sun… by Lenalena

I am not sure grunge can be truly appreciated by anyone who didn’t have their formative years in the overproduced musical wasteland that were the 80s. It’s hard to appreciate the contrast if grunge happened before your teenage years or after you stopped identifying yourself by your choice in music. Grunge is Gen X. For […]

Liner Note #51: February 2017

I know it’s hard to believe, but it’s already time to pick a cover for volume 11 of the ebook compilations. Please leave your feedback in comments below, or just vote in the poll: Meanwhile, hello, folks! It’s been a (moon)dog’s age since we had a liner note, so it’s high time we had one! […]

Liner Note #47: April 2015

Daron: Okay, we failed to post a liner note in February. In our defense, it was a short month. ctan: And then we failed to post a liner note in March, too. In my defense, I’ve been busy writing a novel. Where were you? Daron: On the road, of course. But we have lots of […]

Liner Note #46: February 2015

In this post! Cover reveal for DGC Volume Seven! Fanworks reminder! We discuss taglines! More pop singers who came out! Cool music! And more! ctan: So, both of us have bad enough time sense that here it is the middle of February 2015 and this is January’s liner note. Daron: Oops. ctan: Meanwhile, in the […]