On Focus: MinstreliX

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MinstreliX is formed in 2004 and same year they released 1st maxi single “Lost Renaissance”. The summer of 2005 the vocalist Leo leave the band and two new members joined. The drummer Yuki and the vocalist Lola. In 2006 follow Secret lives in March and April, also 2nd maxi single “Light casts a shadow”, which they released on 06.06.2006. Their 1st album “メモワールズ/memoirs” they release on 23.11.2007. With Black Listed Records in 2009 they release mini album “Reflections”. The next year Leo Figaro returns. In 2011 Yuki leaves and his place joins Ochoco. After release of album “TALES OF HISTORIA” on 07.03.2012 with label Stay Gold(ART UNION) they announced live tour. Same year on 16 September MinstreliX sponsored metal festival ”Minstrel Banquet vol.4~FarEast Metal Syndicate 12 ~”. The year is good for them and they released 1st single “Through the Gates of Splendor” from two consecutive months release. The second single “Through the Gates of Death” they release on 30.01.2013. The style of the band is symphonic metal, a mix of European metal and folk music. Overlay image of bard, that existed in the middle ages in Europe. The name Minstrelix comes from Minstrel (medieval minstrel) and Relic (relics, heritage).

Leo Figaro – vocal
Birthday: 01.10
Blood type: A
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Leo347_200x300 Takao – guitar
Birthday: 18.08
Blood type: A
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takao20_200x300 gt Aoi / 葵 – key
Birthday: 02.04
Blood type: B
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aoi161_200x300 key Mizuki – bass
Birthday: 18.07
Blood type: A
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Mizuki76_200x300 ba Ochoco – drums
Birthday: 07.05
Blood type: A
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Ochoco224_200x300dr Former members:
Yuki – drums
Lola – vocal

Discography:
Singles:
Lost Renaissance – 2004
Light Casts a Shadow – 06.06.2006
Rose Funeral of Tragedy – 05.03.2011
Through the Gates of Splendor – 19.12.2012
Through the Gates of Death – 30.01.2013

Mini albums:
Reflections – 03.03.2009

Albums:
Memoires – 23.11.2007
TALES OF HISTORIA – 07.03.2012
CHRONOSTRINGS – 02.04.2014

Source: OHP and MinstreliX YouTube channel

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