BIG BLACK
Big Black

nice guitar strap
PHOTO: MICHELLE STRAUSS OHNSTAD
DISCOGRAPHY

Releases

LUNGS EP (Ruthless, 1982)

BULLDOZER EP (Ruthless/Fever, 1983)

RACER X 12" (Homestead, 1984)

IL DUCE 7" (Homestead, 1985)

ATOMIZER LP (Homestead, 1986)

SONGS ABOUT FUCKING LP (Touch & Go, 1986)

HE'S A WHORE/THE MODEL 7" (Blast First/Mute, 1987)

HEADACHE 12" (Blast First, 1987)

HEARTBEAT 7" (Blast First, 1987)

SOUND OF IMPACT LP (Walls Have Ears/Blast First, 1987)

PIGPILE LP (Touch & Go, 1992)


Reissues

THE HAMMER PARTY LP (Homestead - has the first two EPs)

THE RICH MAN'S EIGHT TRACK TAPE CD (Blast First - has Atomizer, Heartbeat, and Headache)


Compilations

BANG ZOOM #3 tape (Bang Zoom, 1983)

MIDDLE OF AMERICA LP (H.I.D., 1984) "Big Payback", "Hunter's Safety"

CODE BLUE tape (Last Rites, 1984) "Texas" (live)

GOD'S FAVORITE DOG LP (Touch & Go, 1986) "The Crack Up", "Every Man For Himself"

HEAD OVER EARS (Play Hard, 1987) "Dead Billy" (live)

HOG BUTCHER TO THE WORLD LP (Mad Queen, 1987) "Kerosene" (live)

HAPPINESS IS DRY PANTS 7" (Chemical Imbalance, 1987)

NOTHING SHORT OF TOTAL WAR (Blast First, 1989) "He's a Whore" (mellow remix), "Kerosene"


INFO

Big Black Fan Site
This is the most comprehensive Big Black site I could find - tons of writing by Steve Albini, interviews, pictures, etc. Unfortunately it hasn't been updated in over a year.

Sound of Impact Website
Another excellent Big Black site, this has a well-written history of the band and review of each record, as well as tons of other stuff. Updated regularly!

Big Black Page on the Touch & Go/Southern Website
Not much here besides info on Touch & Go's Big Black reissues.
Durango Albini and Pezzati
PHOTOS: MICHELLE STRAUSS OHNSTAD




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