Dragons (3)

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Dragons LP appeared out of nowhere on the French market in 1982 and was promoted by the French major company Barclay as the first "Chinese" punk band. Songs are in Cantonese, composition credits are Polish, it was produced by Marc Boulet who also released Kryzyz and Deadlock Polish punk bands. Marc Boulet is a French writer/photojournalist who at the time had travelled to Poland and was a student of Chinese in Paris. He is the author of several books and articles on China in which he features prominently and rather braggingly. Nobody in China has ever heard of this supposed "Chinese" band, and punks in Hong Kong in 1989 had heard of it through the mass media hype only (record was also on sale in Hong Kong shops).
All put together, and according to people who were close to Marc Boulet in Paris in 1982, this is a fake band, the brainchild of Marc Boulet. Probably made up of Polish musicians with a Chinese vocalist either living in Poland or France.
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Dragons (3) Discography Tracks

Albums

Dragons (3) - Parfums De La Revolution album art 龍* = Dragons (3) 龍* = Dragons (3) - Parfums De La Revolution (Album) Blitzkrieg Records (2) Japan 1982 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

BA-112 / 100.197 Dragons (3) - Best Perfumes Of The Revolution (Meilleurs Parfums De La Revolution) album art Dragons (3) / Kryzys & Deadlock (2) Dragons (3) / Kryzys & Deadlock (2) - Best Perfumes Of The Revolution (Meilleurs Parfums De La Revolution)(7", Single) Blitzkrieg Records (2) BA-112 / 100.197 France 1982 Sell This Version
SO7B 1006 Dragons (3) - Ardent Flame = 熱烈火焰 album art 龍* = Dragons (3) = ドラゴンズ* 龍* = Dragons (3) = ドラゴンズ* - Ardent Flame = 熱烈火焰(7") Barclay SO7B 1006 Japan 1982 Sell This Version

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