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Big Black

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Big Black


Years Active: 1982 to present

Genre: Electronic, Rock, Pop, Non-Music, Folk, World, & Country

Country: United States


Dave Riley
Jeff Pezzati
Santiago Durango
Steve Albini

Artist Bio:

Famous American noise-rock act which was active in the 80s and included future superstar producer and critic Steve Albini. They generated a lot of controversy due to their lyrics and overall image (limited edition of "Headache" 12" included gruesome photo of gunshot wound victim). They were also known for acting independently of major labels, not having a lawyer and overall attitude which separated them from typical rock stars. Big Black split up in the late 80s with members moving on to a number of different projects including Arsenal (2) and Shellac[Read More]