Steve Albini

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  1. Legendary record producer and expert on seven-card stud games.

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Steve Albini is known for producing some of the most legendary independent records of the late 20th century, including Nirvana's In Utero as well as records for the Jesus Lizard, Slint, The Breeders and dozens of other acclaimed bands including his own outfits, Big Black and Shellac.

Albini is also known in the world of online message boards for being an expert on games of stud, including razz and hi-lo split.


In addition to having strong opinions on stud poker, Steve Albini is known as an outspoken advocate for independent rock 'n' roll bands as well as an articulate observer of the record industry and all things related to recorded music: