There are at least two artists known as Minuit: 1. Minuit (pronounced min-wee) are an Electronic/Pop band from New Zealand, originally from Nelson. The members of Minuit are Paul Dodge, Ruth Carr and Ryan Beehre. They first came to prominence in 2002 when their single 'Species II' was used in the intro to the New Zealand gay and lesbian lifestyle TV show Queer Nation. Their highly original debut album, "The 88", was released in late 2003.