Formes Nouvelles was created right back in 1981 in South of France as one of the first combo to appear in the French New Wave direction. Taking his roots from the Punk Movement but also in lots of different stuff from the 70's.
Excentrique Noiz was a new wave band from Japan, centered around keyboardist Takashi Sekine (who was also a member of Nubile for a while).
They released two singles and an LP during the mid-1980s. They also appeared on the "Gimmick" compilation.