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Markyz John ( John The Marquis )
active from year 1967
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legendary Prague vocal band from the 1960's-70's. Influenced by the Westcoast music (vocal sounds of Beach Boys, Byrds or Mamas & Papas). Attemp to comeback in the late 1980's, however with nobody from the original line-up present at the time; the sound heading from hard rock to pomp rock and pop.


Members:

Pavel Hlavaty  (1967-1971) , drums, background vocal
Jan Vrsecky  (1967-1987) , guitars, vocal, leader, organ, keyboards
Jiri Sohajek  (since 1967) , vocal, percussion
Vladimir Klenka  (since 1967) , bass guitar, vocal, background vocal, keyboards
Milan Koudelka  (since 1967) , guitars, vocal, background vocal, keyboards
Jiri Starek "Mamut"  (1971-1972)
Petr Petrasek  (1972-1972) , drums
Oldrich Kellner  (1972-1972) , guitars, vocal
Vladimir Ruzek  (since 1978) , guitars, vocal, leader
Jan Prachar  (1979-1989) , vocal
Jan Les  (since 1979)
Pavel Sadlik  (1985-1986)
Jan Hoerlichter  (1989-1989) , keyboards
Martin Schwaller  (1989-1989) , bass guitar
Jaroslav Solc  (1989-1991) , drums
Emil Smatana  (1990-1991) , vocal
Petr Kratky  (since 1990) , bass guitar
Josef Zvonicek  (since 1990) , keyboards
Vlastimil Voral  (1991-1991) , keyboards, sequencers
Zdenek Vlc  (1991-2001) , keyboards, vocal
Ales Zimolka  (since 1991) , drums
Zdenek Kaplan  (since 1994) , bass guitar, vocal
Marcel Hudec  (1995-1997)
Viktor Barsa  (since 1997) , drums
Jakub Ruzek  (since 2001) , keyboards, vocal
Frantisek Kotva  (to1978)
Pavel Roth  (to1979)
Karel Vana  (to1985)

Discography:

Markyz John 1991 , Monitor 1991
Rozkaz generale ( On Your Command, General ) , Happy Music 1997
TOTO, no proto ... ( TOTO, So That's Why ... ) , Markyz John 2003
Vratit cas ( Get The Time Back ) , Markyz John 2008

SP / EP:

Bim bam / Doznivajici smich ( Bang Bang / Fading Laugh ) , Panton 1970 ,
Slzy / ... ( Tears ) , Panton 1970
Vanocni / Kouzelna noc , Panton 1970 ,
Paleta / Sacramento , Panton 1972

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