Ad

Release

Marketplace

3 For Sale from $19.99
Ad
Ad

Statistics

  • Have:240
  • Want:351
  • Avg Rating:4.08 / 5
  • Ratings:40
  • Last Sold:
  • Lowest:$8.23
  • Median:$31.41
  • Highest:$50.62

Videos (2)

Edit
Ad

X-O-DusEnglish Black Boys

Label:Factory – FAC 11
Format:
Vinyl, 12", 45 RPM, Textured Dark Grey Cover
Country:UK
Released:
Genre:Reggae
Style:Dub, Dancehall

Tracklist

AEnglish Black Boys10:18
BSee Them A'Come8:26
Ad

Companies, etc.

Credits

Notes

Published by Anderton Music
A Factory Records Product
℗©1979

J Anderton in side B runout is James Anderton, the disputed chief constable of Manchester Police, who served there from 1976 to 1991.

From the Factory Shareholder Analysis 09/79: Recorded in Cargo Studios in June 1979.
From the Factory Shareholder Analysis 07/80: "Sold out of first 3,000 in second printing of sleeves, ie dark grey. Next 2 available now in first printing of sleeves ie light grey."
The LTM biography however states that the first pressing of 5,000 were in a light grey sleeve, and another 5,000 copies were pressed with a darker grey sleeve.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A): FAC 11 A1 JONZ EG SOON COME DENIS - THANKS B
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B): FAC 11 B1 JONZ EG FOR J ANDERTON B

Other Versions (3)View All

Title (Format)LabelCat#CountryYear
English Black Boys (12", 45 RPM, Light Grey Cover)FactoryFAC 11UK1980
English Black Boys (12", 45 RPM, WEA Pressing, Dark Grey Cover)FactoryFAC 11UK1980
English Black Boys (12", 45 RPM, White Label)FactoryFAC 11UK1980

Reviews

iamthegorgon's avatar
iamthegorgon
Edited 10 years ago
So which edition is the original? Light grey or dark grey? Different revisions say different things. I've got the light gray and it says 1979 on the vinyl label. The second edition was supposedly released in 1980. Does it say on the label though? Or do both editions say 1979 on the label?