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Lollapalooza Tue Jun 22 2010

Lolla Aftershows Announced

Phoenix, The Black Keys, The National, head is spinning. These are just a few of the artists announced today who will be playing those official Lollapalooza aftershows. What better way to keep the party going straight from the festival grounds late into the night?

Our friends at Do312 are the source for all things Lolla-aftershow, and their kickoff party is tonight at Debonair (1575 N Milwaukee). Dont forget to RSVP for your chance to win Lollapalooza tickets.

Tickets for all the aftershows go on sale this Friday at 10am. See the full list after the jump.

DEVO w/ Dirty Projectors @ Congress Theater
Slightly Stoopid w/ Collie Buddz @ House of Blues
The New Pornographers w/ The Dodos @ Metro
The Big Pink w/ Night Gallery @ Lincoln Hall
Cymbals Eat Guitars w/ Young Galaxy @ Schubas

MGMT: Dare2Dream Benefit Show @ House of Blues
Cut Copy w/ Dragonette @ Metro
The Walkmen w/ Warpaint @ Double Door
Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros w/ Freelance Whales @ Lincoln Hall
Wild Beasts @ Empty Bottle
Rogue Wave w/ Gamble House @ Schubas

The National w/ The Antlers @ House of Blues
The Black Keys w/ The Morning Benders @ Metro
Minus The Bear w/ Miniature Tigers @ Double Door
Blitzen Trapper w/ Avi Buffalo @ Lincoln Hall
The Soft Pack w/ Royal Bangs @ Schubas
Wavves w/ Harlem @ Empty Bottle
Gogol Bordello @ Subterranean
Precision Guided Musicians feat. Hot Chip (live), Rusko, Steve Porter and Perry Farrel @ Congress Theater

Phoenix w/ Toro Y Moi @ House of Blues
HEALTH w/ CHANDELIERS @ Reggie's Rock Club

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Feature Thu Dec 31 2015

Our Final Transmission Days

By The Gapers Block Transmission Staff

Transmission staffers share their most cherished memories and moments while writing for Gapers Block.

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  Chicago Music Media

Alarm Magazine
Big Rock Candy Mountain
Boxx Magazine
Brooklyn Vegan Chicago
Can You See The Sunset From The Southside
Chicago Reader Music
Chicagoist Arts & Events
Chicago Music Guide
Chicago Singles Club
Country Music Chicago
Cream Team
Dark Jive
The Deli Chicago
Jim DeRogatis
Fake Shore Drive
Gowhere Hip Hop
The Hood Internet
Jaded in Chicago
Largehearted Boy
Little White Earbuds
Live Fix Blog
Live Music Blog
Loud Loop Press
Oh My Rockness
Pop 'stache
Pop Matters
Resident Advisor
Sound Opinions
Sun-Times Music Blog
Theft Liable to Prosecution
Tribune Music
UR Chicago
Victim Of Time
WFMU's Beware of the Blog
Windy City Rock


Abbey Pub
Andy's Jazz Club
Aragon Ballroom
Auditorium Theatre
Beat Kitchen
Bottom Lounge
Buddy Guy's Legends
The Burlington
California Clipper
Concord Music Hall
Congress Theater
Cubby Bear
Double Door
Elbo Room
Empty Bottle
Green Mill
The Hideout
Honky Tonk BBQ
House of Blues
Kingston Mines
Lincoln Hall
Logan Square Auditorium
Mayne Stage
The Mutiny
Old Town School of Folk Music
Park West
The Promontory
Red Line Tap
Reggie's Rock Club & Music Joint
The Riviera
Thalia Hall
The Shrine
Symphony Center
Tonic Room
Uncommon Ground
The Vic
The Whistler

  Labels, Promoters
  & Shops:

Alligator Records
Beverly Records
Bloodshot Records
Dave's Records
Delmark Records
Drag City
Dusty Groove
Flameshovel Records
Groove Distribution
He Who Corrupts
Jam Productions
Jazz Record Mart
Kranky Records
Laurie's Planet of Sound
Minty Fresh
Numero Group
mP Shows
Permanent Records
Reckless Records
Smog Veil Records
Southport & Northport Records
Thick Records
Thrill Jockey Records Touch & Go/Quarterstick Records
Victory Records

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