Minimum Vital

Progressif Rock since 1982

The biography, year by year

year Year 2017

Work with french singer Antoine Tomé for an album project (Toto Nimate & Tribe)

Writing sessions for a new MINIMUM VITAL album

Hugues le Loup

New video clip : "Hugues le loup" (watchable on youtube)


year 2016

Jaquette dvd connexions


Thierry Payssan DVD Connexions

DVD Minimum Vital live :


Muséa FGBG 9039

The best of Minimum Vital in concert, filmed in multicam and carefully recorded from 2012 to 2015...

year 2015

Minimum Vital-album Pavanes


Sur tes pas

Sur tes pas

Release of Pavanes, a new double-album !

Second clip from the new album : Sur tes pas (june 2015)

year 2014



Creation of a new web site dedicated to MINIMUM VITAL.

Writing of new music and concerts.

Working on the new double-album (date of release : january 2015).

First video clip from the forthcoming album (Javary & Montago, decmber 2014)

year 2013

Jean Luc et sa Gretsch

Jean-Luc and his Gretsch, recording guitar parts for the new album.

DVD archives

DVD "Au Cercle de pierre"

Working on the new album.

Works on "archives" vidéos.

Release of DVD : "Au Cercle de pierre", showinglive performances of MINIMUM VITAL from 1985 to 1997. This DVD is available through :

Concerts and video projects.

year 2012

Crescendo Festival

MINIMUM VITAL at the Crescendo Festival.

Eric Rebeyrol

Jean-Luc payssan

Release of DVD "Chapitre 3" on Musea label (ref. FGBG 9032).

Writting and concerts, for a new album to come.

"Chapitre 3" : un nouveau DVD pour un nouveau MINIMUM VITAL !

"Chapitre 3" : a new DVD for a brand new MINIMUM VITAL !