Gapers Block has ceased publication.

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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Sunday, October 1

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It was a supergroup we never got to hear: The Tarts brought together members of Naked Raygun, Mister Furley, Muchacha, Dummy and My Big Beautiful to wow crowds in the late '90s, and recorded an album in 2000 that never came out. Chicagoist's music editor, Tankboy, convinced them to release their lost album today, 15 years later.

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