Steve Albini has as soon as once more emerged victorious on the World Sequence of Poker, taking dwelling his second gold bracelet after successful the $1,5000 H.O.R.S.E. occasion on June 18th. The legendary producer and engineer earned $196,089 in prize cash after beating out a area of 773 of the perfect poker gamers on the planet.
In an interview with WSOP.com, Albini in contrast his expertise this yr to the first time he gained a gold bracelet in 2018. Regardless of now being a two-time winner, the rock luminary virtually disregarded the accomplishment by saying it felt like one other fluke.
“I used to be all in one million occasions on this event,” Albini mentioned. “Within the Stud event, the bracelet that I gained in 2018, I used to be by no means all in in that event. I used to be by no means wanting chips. However it nonetheless felt like I form of fluked it as a result of I beat a desk filled with actually nice gamers that I didn’t count on to beat. This time it felt like a fluke as a result of I used to be so quick on chips so usually, and I stored getting all in, and I stored surviving.”
On the music entrance, Mikey Erg recorded his upcoming Love at Leeds album at Albini’s well-known Electrical Audio studios in Chicago. There’s no phrase if Dolly Parton determined to take Albini up on his provide to make a rock file collectively, however we must always solely be so fortunate.
— steve albini (@electricalWSOP) June 18, 2022