Adam X & Frankie Bones ‎– Crossbones E.P.

Fabulous Music UK ‎– FABU 007T
Vinyl, 12", 33 ⅓ RPM, EP


Side 'X'
X1 Hotter Than Hell 4:30
X2 Brainstopper 4:49
Side 'E'
E1 Getting High 4:13
E2 Waiting 4 My Shell 2 Crack 5:14

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Mixed for Brooklyn Groove Productions

This record is dedicated to our mother Arlene Mitchell and in memory of Miles G. Mitchell. "Someday we'll be together"
Frankie & Adam

A=Side X, AA=Side E

Release and track names are slightly different on the labels ie: Cross Bones E.P., Brain Stopper, Gettin' High & Waitin' 4 My Shell To Crack.

The crossbones logo on the cover of this 12" release is a direct and shameless copy from Powell Peralta skateboard company. The crossbones image was originally designed in the mid-80's by an artist Victor Courtland Johson a.k.a. "VCJ" who was also responsible for Powell Peralta skateboard graphics at the time.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text, rear of sleeve): 5 021641 200760
  • Matrix / Runout (Etchings side A): FABU 007 A¹ COPYMASTERS. LONDON. Miles. DAMONT D
  • Matrix / Runout (Etchings side B): FABU 007 AA¹ DAMONT E

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October 4, 2010
edited over 8 years ago
yes, 'getting high' is an awesome techno/breaks mash-the-fuck-up, but 'Brainstopper' is my fave - serious acid/techno/breakbeat bizniss : )
All tracks great tho - top production from the Brothers Mitchell


September 26, 2008
"Getting High" is on the on the E side + I was so high off the ground i could see for miles around. There it is boy! The track that got you hooked on to techno. Fugetaboutit. Hot Dan'g & on the X side the tracks are just unremarkable. Make no mistake Crossbones EP is as tough as they come. This is a very special record for all and especially to Adam X & Frankie Bones. This record is dedicated to 2 very special people in their lives. Once you you have this jewel of the lost culture and listen you will know !! just Look !! OG gangsta' Break beat-techno !! Get ready for the drop of yo' life. Don't slip get it & get on it for all you Bone-heads. Note to the artists; Thanks for your vison, talents & individual creativity. True Pioneers you are!Base in yo face !! Keep the Faith and keep on doin yo thang fella's, Bones for life, GodBless.