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Abraxas
active from year 1976
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  Abraxas in 2005

Started in 1976 by Slavek Janda. His brother Petr sang in Olympic, another famous Czech rock-n-roll band. Moved from artrock to new wave in 1980s. After a long break in 1990s filled in by solo projects of Janda (Yandim Band and Panta Rhei with Jana Koubkova) and Imrich (Tango), comeback in 1995.


Members:

Ivan Sekyra  (1976-1977) , guitars
Jiri Cendra  (1976-1977) , keyboards
Miroslav Imrich  (1976-1983, since 1994) , keyboards, vocal
Ivan Pelisek  (1976-1983, 1994-2010) , drums, percussion
Antonin Smrcka  (1976-1988) , bass guitar
Bohuslav Janda  (since 1976) , guitars, vocal, leader, background vocal
Oldrich Wajsar  (1979-1979)
Vladimir Bohacek  (1979-1987) , bass guitar
Josef Prib  (1980-1981) , keyboards, synthesizers
Vladimir Padrunek  (1981-1981) , bass guitar
Michal Ditrich  (1981-1987) , bass guitar, vocal
Lubomir Nohavica  (1981-1989) , keyboards, vocal, background vocal
Jaroslav Trachta  (1983-1986) , saxophones
Vladislav Sosna  (1983-1987) , drums, percussion
Petr Kumandzas  (1987-1987) , drums
Vitek Svec  (1987-1987)
Imran Musa Zangi  (1987-1987) , percussion
Josef Vondrasek "Mrak"  (1987-1987) , vocal
Jaroslav Rauser  (1987-1987) , conga
Josef Havlicek  (1987-1988) , drums
Martin Kadnar "Rusak"  (1994-2003)
Zdenek Chladek  (2003-2010)
Ivan Dolezalek  (since 2010)
David Ruzicka  (since 2010)
Eduard Stepanek  (since 2010)

Discography:

Box , Panton 1982 ,
Manez ( Circus ) , Panton 1984 ,
Midnight City , Panton 1985
Stastnej blazen ( Happy Fool ) , Panton 1986 ,
Sado-maso , Forte 1996
Ritual ( Ritual ) , Sony/Bonton 2000
Retrospektiva ( Retrospective ) , Sony BMG 2003
Uz je to jedno ( Doesn't mind any more ) , 2006
Hlava v oblacich ( Head in the clouds ) , 2009

compilations / live recs.:

Best Of ... (1979-1982) , B&M Music 1994
30 let (DVD) ( 30 years (DVD) ) , 2006
Abraxas 35 let ( Abraxas 35 years ) , 2012

samplers etc.:

Disco klub , Panton 1978
Gong 9 , Panton 1981
Gong 10 , Panton 1983
Gong 11 , Panton 1984 ,

SP / EP:

Cesta jinam ( Way Somewhere Else ) , Panton 1977 ,
Tak pojd / Skolnik ( Come On / Janitor ) , Panton 1977 ,
Ptaci / Vzpoura moogu ( Birds / Moog Rebellion ) , Panton 1980 ,
Muz stroj / Praha-Bohumin ( Man Machine / Train Prague-Bohumin ) , Panton 1981 ,
Karel / Mesic , Panton 1984
Mamut / Faust , Panton 1985
Bose nohy ve Stromovce , Panton 1987
Prouzek dymu (EP) ( Stripe of Smoke (EP) ) , Panton 1987
Rebel / Ricni proud , Panton 1989

Sample:


Links:


In Neratovice 9th April, 2013 (Dolezalek-Imrich-Ruzicka-Jand
  In Neratovice 9th April, 2013 (Dolezalek-Imrich-Ruzicka-Jand


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