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Big Black
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Jeff Pezzati and Santiago Durango
Background information
Origin Evanston, Illinois, U.S.
Genres Punk rock, alternative rock, indie rock, noise rock, post-hardcore, post-punk
Years active 1981 (1981)–1987 (1987)
Labels Ruthless, Fever, Homestead, Blast First, Touch and Go
Associated acts Shellac
Past members Steve Albini
Jeff Pezzati
Santiago Durango
Dave Riley

Big Black was an American punk rock band. The band formed in 1981 with Steve Albini playing all of the instruments and a drum machine for percussion.

Big Black's music was very loud and distorted. Many Big Black songs have stories about violence in them.

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