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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Wednesday, July 17

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Yeah Yeah Yeahs @ Logan Square Auditorium

Tickets may be sold out online, but rumor has it you can still see the Yeah Yeah Yeahs by getting your tickets at the door. The band hits the Logan Square Auditorium tonight at 8:30pm, 2539 N. Kedzie. $20. All ages. Call 773-252-6179 for more information.

Smoking Popes/Bayside record release party

The Smoking Popes are putting out their first album in forever, and you can listen to it tonight at 9pm at aliveOne, 2683 N. Halsted, along with one by Bayside. Then, if you're so inclined, you can buy either one at midnight for just $10. And you could win tickets to their upcoming shows! Free (the listening party, not the CD), 21 and over.



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