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.
 Thank you for your readership and contributions. 


Wednesday, January 19

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Eliot Lipp live @ Danny's

Ex-Chicagoan Eliot Lipp returns to play live tonight at Danny's. His new CD out on Eastern Developments is superbly-made synthy, vocal-free, downtempo and hip-hop. Daniel Givens and Ray Rod are on the bill as well. 1951 W. Dickens, 10pm, 21+, free.

Jazz Conspiracy @ Metropolis Coffee

Each first Monday of the month brings Jazz Conspiracy to Metropolis Coffee (1039 W. Granville Ave.). Formed in 2004, Jazz Conspiracy is a Chicago-based quintet whose members have performed in New York, San Francisco, across the U.K. and Europe, and of course Chicago. Incorporating influences from jazz masters like Miles, Mingus & Monk, and featuring unique arrangements, grooves & instrumentations, Jazz Conspiracy is a fresh new voice on Chicago's dynamic music scene. You're welcome to download and listen to Jazz Conspiracy online.



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