Biography - A Short Wiki
Below is all you want to know about Steve Albini's family, spouse, height, weight, and more!
Albini is well known for his outspoken and controversial views on music. He has worked on several thousand albums in his career. While growing up in Montana, he became a fan of bands such as the Ramones, Pere Ubu, Public Image Ltd, and the Stooges. In Chicago, he was active as a writer in local zines, such as Forced Exposure and Matter.
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While he was a student at the UN, he formed Big Black and recorded Lungs; he played all instruments on the Lungs; his friend John Bohnen played saxophone. In 1983 he released on both Ruthless and Fever Records. In 1987 he went on to form the controversially named Rapeman the band consisted of Albini( guitar, vocals) David Wm Sims and Rey Washam (drums).
Family and Personal Life
Here is Steve Albini's family information, including spouse, kids, and dating life.
He is married to Heather Whinna, a film director who worked and lived in Chicago. Steve is slightly deformed in his right leg as a result of a car accident when he was 18years. He is not an avid consumer of media and watches a lot of cat videos on YouTube.
|Wife's/Spouse's Name||Heather Whinna|
Net Worth, Nationality and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Steve Albini|
|Age (as of today)||62 years|
|Date of Birth||July 22, 1961|
|Place of Birth||Pasadena, California|
|Height||1.85 m, 6 feet 1 inch|
|Weight||81 kg, 178.5 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$15 million|
|Occupation||Music Journalist, Musician, Singer-songwriter|
Height, Weight, and Age
Steve Albini's height is quite tall measuring 1.85 m. Boasting a weight of 81 kg. Being born on July 22, 1961, translates to an age of 62 years as of todays date (November 19, 2023).
My father was an expert hunter, so we ate a lot of wild game when I was growing up in Montana. That helped broaden my palate generally, but I know it informed my distaste for factory farms and unspectacular commercial meat.Steve Albini
Many rock musicians are excellent cooks, I’ve found, and those that are prefer to eat their own cooking in the studio. I encourage this behavior as I also enjoy the benefits of fresh food.Steve Albini
I’m not really interested in participating in mainstream culture. Participating in the mainstream music business is, to me, like getting involved in a racket. There’s no way you can get involved in a racket and not someway be filthied by it.Steve Albini
I feel like bands should be growing, living, functioning entities and to crystallize a band into a single album, and for that to be a touchstone – I understand it from a fan’s perspective but I also feel like it’s a little bit misleading in terms of the way bands actually function.Steve Albini
My dad, Frank Addison Albini, was a terrific shot with a rifle and had generally excellent hunting skills. While my dad loved hunting and fishing, he didn’t romanticize them. He was filling the freezer, not intellectualizing some caveman impulse or proving his worth as a real man.Steve Albini