Minimum Vital

Progressif Rock since 1982

The biography, year by year

year year 2018

Minimum Vital playing brand new tracks on stage, 2018

Minimum Vital live 2018

year 2017

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

Writing sessions for a new MINIMUM VITAL album

Hugues The Wolf

Thierry and Jean-Luc live 2017

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


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.