was one of nearly four dozen Northern California
and Nevada bands featured on the Faulty Products distributed
Alternative Tentacles LP, NOT SO QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
They were from Berkeley, California. The band was "Matt
" (Drums) and "Jimmy
" (Guitar). Of all the artists
on NOT SO QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
among the few to have actually released other material. Specifically,
released the debut LP CRUCIFIX
with Bryce Kanights on Bass then the Single "1984"
and 2 LPs DEHUMANIZATION
with Jake Smith on Guitar and EXHIBIT A
with Drew Bernstein & Jimmy on guitar. CRUCIFIX
are also featured on Go! Records "RAT MUSIC FOR RAT
Vol 1. with The Avengers, Black Flag, Circle Jerks, Flipper, T.S.O.L.
Dils, Bad Brains, D.O.A. and Dead Kennedys. This GO! release introduced
the Classic & Melodic track "STEEL CASE ENCLOSURE"
Showcasing Jimmys Guitar talents and launching Crucifix to greater heights.
songs have been covered by bands such as A
PERFECT CIRCLE, ORBITAL, SEPULTURA & countless punk/hardcore bands.
CRUCIFIX has been an influence to many bands and
artist including SEPULTURA, ROY MAYORGA
SOUL FLY & STONE SOUR. MICHAEL
AMOTT of CARCASS, ARCH ENEMY and many more.
called it quits in 1984. Sothira
then formed PROUDFLESH
and Recorded & Toured with Jimmy Crucifix