Influential Punk Rock/Noise Rock band from Evanston, Il (a small city/community bordering Chicago to the North). Lasted from 1981-1987, released the two albums "Atomizer" and "Songs about Fucking". Often considered fathers of Industrial Rock. Noted for featuring Steve Albini.
Big Black are the 2nd best band from Chicago, losing the top spot only to Ministry.
by GaaraoftheDamned October 18, 2011