400 South Jefferson (btw. Van Buren and Tilden)
This sturdy, 270,000 square-foot building in the West Loop Canal-Congress TIF District was built in 1946 for the Newman-Rudolph Lithographing Company. The Moderne skin was stripped in a gut renovation for the Sara Lee as the headquarters for their new North American Foodservice (meat) division. ( ref, ref)
Songs have become, for lack of a better word, trivial: not through any less effort from the best musicians, but through the unexpected combination of a nearly infinite supply, constant availability, suboptimum sound quality and the intangibility I've always thought I would welcome (Jon Pareles).