Category Archives: Music Bands

Spiritual Kvintet I

This music band was established in autumn time in 1960 by four members of Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, mainly by initiative of Ivo Mach, nick name Dědek (Granfather). It was man quartet. Members were Miroslav Keller (tenor – … Continue reading

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Taxmeni

     Sometimes you can see stagecoach, how goes through long plains, some other time military jeep. Every time there are same passengers – Taxmeni. The modern country band. We can meet the band on Czech scene already three decades. The first … Continue reading

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Žalman

     Czech music band without official established day. The beginning is allowed to be day of the first concert of trio Žalman in Porta in 1982. The basic member was Pavel Lohonka, Pavlína Jíšová and Antonín Hlaváč. Later the name was … Continue reading

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Invitation – Children’s Day

Again invitation. Now it will be something for those, who feels still young. Mainly, if you are junior to 18 years old. In each town, there will be prepared many attractions. I will write now only about Bratislava, because I … Continue reading

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Invitation on Junifest in Slovakia

Time runs like wild horse. It isn’t so much time ago, what I wrote about Festivals and it’s already here. Junifest. It’s national beer festival, this year it will be already 5 year anniversary. Date     June, 13. – 22. 2008, Time     04 … Continue reading

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Fešáci

     This band has already been popular a few tenth years. And only a few bands had so many past members as it. Everybody in this area know names as Michal Tučný, Tomáš Linka, Petr Novotný, Pavel Brűmer, Hanka Horecká, etc. … Continue reading

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Festivals in Slovakia and Czech (Part 3)

PORTA The legend of country and folk festivals in past Czechoslovakia. Many famous artists started there such as Rangers, Greenhorns, Michal Tučný, Jaroslav Nohavica, etc.      History of this famous festival started in 1967 in Ústí nad Labem. The first name … Continue reading

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Festivals in Slovakia and Czech (Part 2)

In previous post I wrote about country festivals in Slovakia. In this post, I´d like to introduce you next festivals in Slovakia. In the end I bring you calendar of must known country and folk festivals in Slovakia, together with … Continue reading

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Festivals in Slovakia and Czech (Part 1)

     Maybe festivals here in Slovakia aren’t as huge as in US, but you can also feel great atmosphere there. Main season of festival starts in April and the end is usually on the last August weekend. The weather comes better, … Continue reading

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Bee Gees – The Legendary Band (Part 3)

     80’s brought the album Living Eyes and platinum in the U.S. for soundtrack of Saturday Night Fever. This period also brought solo albums of Barry and Robin Gibb.In 1987 they produced the album E.S.P., which sold over 3 millions copies. … Continue reading

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