Formed in 1996 in Bayonne , France. Gojira were previously known as Godzilla. The band comprises Joe Duplantier on vocals and guitar, his brother Mario Duplantier on drums, Christian Andreu on guitar and Jean-Michel Labadie on bass. Since forming, Gojira has had no changes in lineup and has released four studio albums, one live album, and one DVD. Gojira are known for their environment-related lyrics.