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Gapers Block published from April 22, 2003 to Jan. 1, 2016. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
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Choose Chicago teamed up Umphrey's McGee, Buddy Guy and Chicago (the band) to produce a new anthem for the city. The resulting track, "Chicago," is decidedly less than the sum of its parts.

In Transmission, GB staffers shared five songs Choose Chicago should use instead of the new anthem, and one to avoid.

 
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