Broken Bones (thrash/punk/crust) was formed by guitarist Tony "Bones" Roberts in early 1983 a few months after he left the early 80's punk band Discharge, . Bones, his twin brother Terry "Tezz" Roberts (also a former Discharge member) on bass, vocalist Nobby, and drummer Baz made up the band. Their first single release was the January 1984 "Decapitated", a single which reached Britain's independent top ten. The follow up single "Crucifix" was released in May of 1984, also reaching the top 10.
The band's first album "Dem Bones," produced by Mike Stone was released later that year, followed by extensive touring.
Other releases include:
1983 live album "Live at the 100 Club"
1984 single "Seeing Through My Eyes"
1984 single "Never Say Die" following up, and then came the
full album "Bonecrusher" (U.S. only release)
mini album "Trader in Death"
1986 F.O.A.D studio/live album
More followed in F.O.A.D's footsteps, unheralded harbingers of the mayhem which passes for metal today and in 1989 the band took a more thrash metal direction and released the album ''Losing Control'', gone were Nobby, Baz and Tezz, and Quiv appeared on vocals. Two more were to fo...