CDCOVERS bites the dust
CDcovers.CC - Over 370,000 Music, Games and Movies CD Covers
CDcovers.CC - Over 370000 Audio, Dreamcast, Dvd, Gameboy Advance, Gamecube,
Mini Disc, Pc, Playstation, Playstation2, Vcd, Vhs and Xbox CD Covers And
Description: Large online archives for CD covers. Includes a covers search
engine, bulletin board, and request section.
That's what you saw on November 29 when you did a Google for cdcovers,
possibly the world's largest CD cover site. (www.cdcovers.cc)
And 'cached' revealed: "The audio section, audio covers search and cover
upload facility have been disabled. We hope to restore the service within a
week. The rest of the sections are working normally. We are sorry for the
However, it's a lot more than an inconvenience.
On November 27, this appeared on the site:
"The End Of The Audio Section
"The money hungry people at the RIAA / IFPI have made it very clear that
they don't want us to host audio covers anymore. It's all about money folks
and although we are a profit free organization that runs on voluntary basis
those scumbags don't give up and want to shut us down through threatening
"It's been a great adventure but we cannot afford this anymore. Therefore we
have decided to take the audio section offline for good. Thank you all for
your support for the past 3 years.
"Please don't mail us for any covers - we've deleted all the artwork. It's
gone for good."