Dragon's Kiss

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Dragon's Kiss
Studio album by Marty Friedman
Released August 8, 1988 (1988-08-08)[1]
Recorded Prairie Sun Recording Studios in Cotati, California
Genre Instrumental rock, neo-classical metal
Length 36:06[2]
Label Shrapnel
Producer Marty Friedman, Mike Varney
Marty Friedman chronology
Dragon's Kiss

Dragon's Kiss is the first studio album by guitarist Marty Friedman, released on August 8, 1988 through Shrapnel Records (United States) and Roadrunner Records (Europe).

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4.5/5 stars[3]

Andy Hinds of AllMusic gave Dragon's Kiss a very high 4.5 stars out of five, describing it as "excellent" and that it "may be the most definitive sampling of Friedman's talents available."[3]

Track listing[edit]

All music composed by Marty Friedman, except where noted.

No. Title Length
1. "Saturation Point" (Friedman, Jason Becker) 4:53
2. "Dragon Mistress"   3:41
3. "Evil Thrill"   5:31
4. "Namida (Tears)"   2:47
5. "Anvils"   2:38
6. "Jewel" (Friedman, Becker) 4:05
7. "Forbidden City"   8:18
8. "Thunder March"   4:13
Total length:



  1. ^ "Discography". martyfriedman.com. Retrieved 2013-12-20.
  2. ^ Dragon's Kiss (CD release "RR 9529 2").
  3. ^ a b Hinds, Andy. "Dragon's Kiss - Marty Friedman". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2013-12-20.
  4. ^ a b c Friedman, Marty (2002-09-02). "Story Behind The Song - Dragon's Kiss". martyfriedman.com. Retrieved 2013-12-20.

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