Métal Urbain

(Paris, France Jun 76 – Dec 78)
originally called De Sade, later known as the Metal Boys (Dec 78-79)

 

Official Pre-79 Releases;

Panik 7″ (Cobra, COB-47004) released May 77
Tracks: Panik, Lady coca cola

Paris Maquis 7″ (Rough Trade, RT-001) released Dec 77
Tracks: Paris Maquis, Cle de contact

Hysterie Connective 7″ (Radar, ADA-20) recorded Jul-Sep 78, released Jan 79
Tracks: Hysterie connective, Pas poubelle

 

Other Pre-79 Recordings;

Demo recorded Nov 76
Tracks: Snuff movie, No fun, Lady coca cola, Metal urbain, Anarchie en france

Demos recorded 77 – 78
Tracks: Hystérie Connective (Version), Atlantis, Une Bite Un Cul Et Quelques Monstres, Instrumental 1, Instrumental 2, Instrumental 3, Sweet Marylin, Fugue For A Darkening Island, Snuff Movie (Dangerous Mix), Ghetto, Futurama, Snuff movie, Numero zero, 50/50, Ultra violence, Anarchie au palace, E202

BBC John Peel session recorded 16-1-78
Tracks: Atlantis, E-202, Hysterie Connective, Ghetto

Live Nov 78
Tracks: Lady coca cola, Cle de contact

BBC John Peel session recorded 11-10-78
Tracks: Futurama, Numero Zero, Anarchie Au Palace, 50/50

 

Further Information;

http://metal.urbain.free.fr/
http://hxc-punkconnection.pagesperso-orange.fr/chronique/metal_urbain.htm

Line ups:

De Sade
Jun 76
Eric Feidt (gtr)
Jean-Pierre Zinc (keyb)
Eric Daugu (keyb)

Métal Urbain #1
76 – 77
Claude Perrone (voc)
Eric Feidt (gtr)
Jean-Pierre Zinc (keyb)
Eric Daugu (keyb)

#2
77 – Dec 78
Claude Perrone (voc)
Jean-Louis Boulanger (gtr)
Patrick Boulanger (keyb)
Eric Daugu (keyb)
Nancy Luger (gtr)

Dec 78
Eric Daugu (keyb/drms/voc)
Nancy Luger (gtr/voc)
Jean-Louis Boulanger (gtr/voc)

Metal Boys
78 – 79
Jean-Louis Boulanger (gtr)
Patrick Boulanger (keyb)
Eric Daugu (keyb)
Gass (drms)
Pierre-Jean (bass)
Charles Hurbier (keyb)

Eric Feidt (Ricky Darling) is also in Asphalt Jungle (76-77)
Eric Daugu (Debris) later in Dr Mix & the Remix (79)
Jean-Louis Boulanger (Hermann Schwartz) is ex-Man Ray, Strike Up
Patrick Boulanger is ex-Strike Up