This album "CRO-MAGS Best Wishes" is the second album by New York hardcore band, Cro-Mags. It was released in 1989 on Profile Records and was subsequently re-released on Another Planet – along with their debut album, The Age Of Quarrel, on the same disc. This web page has photos of album covers, inner sleeves, record labels together with production details, musicians and track-listing.


large photo of the album front cover of: cro-mags best wishes

Collectors information & Description:


 Cro-Mags are a hardcore punk turned crossover thrash band from New York City. The band, which had a strong cult following, released many records, their first two considered the most influential. They were among the first bands to fuse hardcore punk with thrash metal and were associated with the birth of a tougher attitude within the hardcore scene in the late 1980s. They were also one of the first hardcore punk bands associated with the Hare Krishna movement.

Music Genre:

Hardcore Punk 
Album  Production information:

The album: "CRO-MAGS Best Wishes" was produced by: Chris Williamson for Rock Hotel Productions

Tom Soares - Producer, Sound Engineer, Mix Engineer

Jamie Locke - Sound Engineer

Robert Windsor - Sound Engineer

Howie "Iron" Weinberg - Mastering Engineer

  Howie Weinberg has during his career mastered hundreds of records in all kinds of musical genres. For the Heavy Metal music genre he has mastered for bands like: Anthrax, Celtic Frost, Cro-Mags, Danzig, Manowar, Meliah Rage, Overkill, Ozzy Osbourne, Riot V, Scorpions, Sepultura, Slayer, White Zombie and many many others.

Frank White - Photographer

  Frank White ( Photographer ) started at a very young age ( 12-13 years ) by photographer Hard Rock greatest like "Led Zeppelin", "Ronnie James DIO". He has photographed DIO from 1975 until 2009 and has published a photobook on DIO. During the 1980s White has published photos of Hard Rock and Heavy Metal bands on album covers and inner sleeves for bands like: Anthrax, Blood Feast, Cro-Mags, Hades, Overkill, Nasty Savage, Nuclear Assault and many others.


Gaile Vazbys - Art Direction

Label Information:

Record Format:
12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  
Year & Country 
1989 Made in England

Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: CRO-MAGS Best Wishes

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers

    Harley Flanagan - vocals, bass

    Parris Mitchell Mayhew - guitar

    Doug Holland - guitar

    Pete Hines - drums

Complete Track-listing of the album "CRO-MAGS Best Wishes"

The detailed tracklist of this record "CRO-MAGS Best Wishes" is:

  1. Death Camps (Harley Flanagan, Doug Holland, Pete Hines) - 5:22
  2. Days Of Confusion (Flanagan) - 2:19
  3. The Only One (Flanagan, Paris M Mayhew) - 4:55
  4. Down But Not Out (Flanagan, Mayhew) - 3:59
  5. Crush The Demoniac (Flanagan, Holland, Mayhew) - 3:56
  6. Fugitive (Flanagan, Holland, Mayhew) - 4:40
  7. Then And Now (Flanagan, Hines) - 3:12
  8. Age Of Quarrel (Flanagan) - 4:45
Album Front Cover Photo of "CRO-MAGS Best Wishes"
High Resolution Photo #10 cro-mags best wishes  

 Note: The images on this page are photos of the actual album. Slight differences in color may exist due to the use of the camera's flash. Images can be zoomed in/out ( eg pinch with your fingers on a tablet or smartphone ).

Album Back Cover  Photo of "CRO-MAGS Best Wishes"
High Resolution Photo #11 cro-mags best wishes  
Close-up Photo of "CRO-MAGS Best Wishes" Record Label 
High Resolution Photo #12 cro-mags best wishes