Fomed in 1998, LAZULI comes from the region of Alès. Their music is a mix of progressive rock,
electro and world music.
The French lyrics and atypical music of Lazuli-dreamy and exploratory--take us off the beaten
track with highly unusual instrumentation: marimba, French horn, keyboards, percussion,
drums, guitars, mandolin, vocals...and a unique instrument, the Léode, invented by Claude.
LAZULI sees their songs as canvases, mixing colors, depicting their world--or reimagining it.
Somewhere between Jacques Prévert and Tim Burton, the words question the evils of our
present time. The voice, ethereal and extravagant, full of plays on words, sings about
mankind in all its forms...and deformities. A Lazulian world, a universal language, is waiting
to be discovered when this unconventional group hits the stage to captivate and bewitch the
Since their remarkable performance at PROG'SUD in 2006, LAZULI has gone on to become
a big success. In just a few years, the group has become the French ambassadors on
the biggest international progressive rock stages. Their notes and words have become a
Their eigth album should be released by spring and we are obviously very happy to welcome
them back to celebrate the event. This is going to be a wonderful evening!
Musicians : Gédéric BYAR : guitars
Vincent BARNAVOL : drums, percussion, marimba
Romain THOREL : keyboards, frensh horn
Claude LEONETTI : Léode
Dominique LEONETTI : vocals, guitars, mandolin