Brian Maillard was born in Delemont (JU-Switzerland) on in 1978. He has released 8 albums – 4 albums with his band Solid Vision’, 2 with ‘Dominici’, and 2 solo instrumental albums including ‘Reincarnation’, available as an album backings package on Brians site.
He studied at the Academy of Music in Delemont, upon completion of his studies he joined the band MAPO and in 2003 decided to form a Rock Progressive Band with his brother called ‘Solid Vision’.After few months of his formation the band recorded their first album ‘Eleven’ (2004).In 2005 after many positive reviews, gigs and TV performances the band returned to the studio to compose and record their second album ‘The Hurricane’ (2006).Currently Brian is an endorser and demonstrator for brands such Ibanez Guitars, Morley, Mesa Boogie- Amps, DL Laboga cables, Gator Cases, TC Electronics Pedals and Morgar Music.In 2006 he was contacted by Charlie Dominici (first singer of Dream Theater) and decided, with the brother, to go on the project ‘O3 A Trilogy’ started by Charlie in 2005 with a solo album. He worked on Dominici ‘Trilogy part 1′ and ‘Trilogy part 2′ as composer, co-producer, guitarist and engineer.The new band took the name ‘Dominici’, and recorded part II of the trilogy in October 2006 and signed a contract with the label ‘Inside Out Music’.On April 2007, after few months of publication of ‘O3 A Trilogy part II’, the Dominici was contacted to open for Dream Theater’s Chaos in Motion World Tour in 2007/2008.In November 2007 the Dominici recorded the part III of Trilogy and The publication of this album was on April 2008 and in 2009 Brian came back in the studio to compose and to record the Solid Vision new disc ‘Sacrifice’ published in summer 2010.After his first solo instrumental rock Progressive called ‘Melody In Captivity’ In 2013 Brian came back in the studio to record his second solo instrumental ‘Reincarnation’. For this release he decided to collaborate with different artists: Bryan Beller – Bass, Lorenzo Feliciati – Bass, Max Gelsi – Bass, Marco Minemann – Drums an Yan Maillard – Drums.Right now Brian is teaching in many different academy guitar schools.