Minimum Vital

Progressif Rock since 1982

The biography, year by year

year 2018

MINIMUM VITAL in quarter again

Minimum Vital in concert 2018 : Thierry Payssan (4)

Minimum Vital in concert 2018 : Eric Rebeyrol (4)

Minimum Vital playing brand new tracks on stage, 2018.

Charly Berna returns to his drum set within the band.

Minimum Vital in concert 2018 : Jean-luc Payssan and his Gretch.

year 2017


Thierry and Jean-Luc live 2017

Writing material for a new album.

Recording projects with french singer Antoine Tomé.

New video clip : Hugues The Wolf

year 2016

Jaquette dvd connexions


Jean-Luc 2016

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

Minimum Vital 2015

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.

2014 mandolin recording session

Writing of new music and concerts.

The Penguin, clip Javari

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.