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About Leyline

Belo Horizonte, MG - Brazil (2000 - present)

Luiz & Gabriel Esteves's Leyline is a path to modern, experimental and alternative music made in Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil .

For the first Leyline album Project One , released in 2001, Luiz invited his son Gabriel Esteves, who was only 14 at that time. After listening to an astonishing guitar solo played by Gabriel, Luiz realized that the young boy   had to be the official guitar-player for Leyline. "Project One" contains 15 instrumental tracks.

In 2002, Luiz & Gabriel recorded What's on the Way, with Luiz on vocals, keyboards, programming, bass, acoustic and electric guitars and Gabriel on the electric guitar. Karl Mooney from Dublin, Ireland, wrote some lyrics for Leyline music.

Just For Fun, the third album by Leyline, was released in 2003. Luiz Esteves  & Gabriel Esteves had the collaboration of João de Deus (of Banda Makaloba), Taquinho Noronha and Karl Mooney.

Noise From My Room, the fourth album was released in January 2005. João de Deus (Makaloba) contributed on the track Turning Ways playing acoustic guitar.

Dreaming Again the 5th album was released on 10th January 2009. Luiz & Gabriel Esteves had the collaboration of  Valmor Pedretti Jr. (URSO / World Engine on Somebody Else's, track 2. Brazilian singer Taquinho Noronha also contributed with backin vocals on some tracks.

In 2013 the single "When The Sun Is Down / Mesmerism is released.

In 2014 was released Play it Again!, a compilation of tracks from the   previous albums and the single

At the moment Leyline is recording their 6th album.