As you may have heard on Wednesday, independent music label and distributor Touch and Go announced they're scaling back their operations. The Chicago operation has been an integral part of the independent music industry for more than 25 years.
With the election of Barack Obama as President of the United States, Chicago finds itself at the center of international media attention. Reporters from as far away as India and Hong Kong descended upon Hyde Park this morning and Grant Park tonight. But that's just the beginning.