Bad Brains - Bad Brains
Artist: Bad Brains

Category: Rock

Name: Bad Brains

Size: 1487 mb

Quality: flac, MP3

Bad Brains - Bad Brains

Label: ROIR (Reachout International Records) ‎– A106
Type: CD, Album
Country: US
Date of released:
Category: Rock, Reggae
Style: Reggae, Hardcore, Punk


1 Sailin' On
2 Don't Need It
3 Attitude
4 The Regulator
5 Banned In D.C.
6 Jah Calling
7 Supertouch/Shitfit
8 Leaving Babylon
9 Fearless Vampire Killers
10 I
11 Big Takeover
12 Pay To Cum
13 Right Brigade
14 I Luv I Jah
15 Intro

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – 171-A Studios
  • Mixed At – Song Shop Recording Co.
  • Mastered At – ASR Recording Service


  • Artwork [Capital Lick] – MIR
  • Artwork [Logo Art] – Donnell Gibson, Jay Jones
  • Bass [Basses], Backing Vocals – Darryl*
  • Concept By – Neil Cooper
  • Coordinator [Production Co-ordinator For Bad Brains] – David Hahn
  • Coordinator [Production Co-ordinator For Roir] – John Hanti
  • Drums, Backing Vocals – Earl Hudson
  • Engineer [Mixing] – Wayne Vlcan
  • Guitar [Gits], Backing Vocals – Dr. Know
  • Liner Notes – Ira Kaplan
  • Mastered By [Mastering Engineer] – Stanley Moskowitz
  • Mixed By – Bad Brains
  • Other [Morse Code] – Dave Id
  • Photography By – Laura Levine
  • Recorded By, Mixed By – Jay Dublee
  • Vocals [Throat] – H.R.
  • Words By, Music By – Bad Brains


Made in U.S.A.

Recorded at 171-A Studios, NYC, August - October 1981, except tracks A6, B4 & B6 recorded live at 171-A on May 16, 1981.

Phonographic Copyright (p), Copyright (c) 1982 Bad Brains/Reachout International Records, Inc.

Side 2 noted as Side A

Original 1st edition of this tape release features a white spine on the j-card (as opposed to yellow spine on all subsequent editions) & solid red tape shell.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Other (Catalog number, special market): JAPD-16

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
RUSLP 8223 Bad Brains Bad Brains ‎(LP, Album, RE, RM) ROIR (Reachout International Records) RUSLP 8223 US Unknown
JPCR-2 Bad Brains Bad Brains (Original First Recordings) ‎(CD, Album, RE) J.A.P. International, J.A.P. Records JPCR-2 Japan 1990
RUSLP 8223 Bad Brains Bad Brains ‎(LP, Album, Pic, RE) ROIR (Reachout International Records) RUSLP 8223 US Unknown
307 Bad Brains Attitude - The Roir Sessions ‎(Cass, Album, Unofficial) Digi Music 307 Poland Unknown
RUSCD8223 Bad Brains Bad Brains ‎(CD, Album, RE, RP) ROIR (Reachout International Records) RUSCD8223 US 2013