Band: Broken Bones
Album: Trader In Death
Release Date: August 1987
Music Genre: Punk Rock Hardcore Speed Metal
Label: RFB Recordings
Release Country: United Kingdom
Record Type: 7 Tracks Vinyl 12"
Broken Bones are a hardcore punk band from Stoke-On-Trent in England's West Midlands.
Formed in 1983 by brothers Tony "Bones" Roberts and Terry "Tezz" Roberts after they left Discharge. The original line-up was Bones on guitar,Tezz on bass, Nobby 'Mouth' on vocals and Darren "Baz" Burgess on drums. Their first single, Decapitated was released in January 1984 and reached number 10 in the British independent charts. The follow-up single Crucifix was released in May 1984, reaching number 12. Tezz left the band to join U.K.Subs and friend and roadie Paul "Oddy" Hoddy took over on bass. This new line-up recorded the band's first album Dem Bones, and toured Europe & the USA.
Oddy then left to join Conflict (2), Tezz resumed bass playing, and the Broken Bones - F.O.A.D. album was released with Karl "Egghead" Morris (of The Exploited ) joining in on rhythm guitar.
The band then had several line-up changes wi (...)
|A1||Money, Pleasure & Pain|
|A2||Who Cares About The Cost?|
|A3||Stabbed In The Back (Still Bleeding)|
|B1||Booze For Free|
|B3||Trader In Death|
Recorded at Raezer, Wandsworth, 1st and 2nd April 1987.
Some copies included a Broken Bones / RFB Recordings promo postcard (see pictures).
Distributed by Pinnacle (UK) & Tabb Rex (USA).
Made in England.
Made in UK.
1987 Copyright Control (UK).
Bourne Music (outside UK).