Olympic (2)

Profile:
Czech rock group from Prague. Formed in 1963 after the breakup of “Karkulka”. Apart from their resident stage at club “Olympik”, they also performed as a house band of the Semafor Theatre Prague, where they premiered in the “Ondráš podotýká” music show on 11 November 1963. They debuted on 7" vinyl in 1964 as a studio backing band for Karel Gott and Yvonne Přenosilová, albeit uncredited.
Initially led by Karel Mareš, briefly by Miloslav Růžek, and since 1965 by Petr Janda. During their stay in France 1968–1969 they were recording as the “Five Travellers”.
Still actively performing as of 2017.

1963–1965:
Karel Mareš - leader, manager
Petr Janda - lead guitar
Miroslav Berka - keyboards
Pavel Chrastina - bass guitar
František Ringo Čech - drums
Miloslav Růžek - saxophone
Jaromír Klempíř - keyboards
Jiří Laurent - guitar
Miki Volek - lead vocals
Pavel Bobek - lead vocals
Yvonne Přenosilová - lead vocals
Pavel Šváb - lead vocals
Josef Laufer - lead vocals

1965:
Petr Janda - lead guitar, vocals
Miroslav Berka - keyboards
Pavel Chrastina - bass guitar, vocals
Ladislav Klein - rhythm guitar, vocals
František Ringo Čech - drums
Miki Volek - occasional lead vocals

1966–1969:
Petr Janda - lead guitar, vocals
Miroslav Berka - keyboards
Pavel Chrastina - bass guitar, vocals
Ladislav Klein - rhythm guitar, vocals
Jan Antonín Pacák - drums, vocals

1969–1971:
Petr Janda - lead guitar, vocals
Miroslav Berka - keyboards
Jan Hauser - bass guitar, vocals
Ladislav Klein - rhythm guitar, vocals
Jan Antonín Pacák - drums, vocals

1971–1972:
Petr Janda - lead guitar, lead vocals
Miroslav Berka - keyboards, vocals
Petr Hejduk - drums, vocals
Jiří Korn - bass guitar, lead vocals
Ladislav Klein - rhythm guitar, vocals

1972–1973:
Petr Janda - guitar, lead vocals
Miroslav Berka - keyboards, vocals
Petr Hejduk - drums, vocals
Jiří Korn - bass guitar, lead vocals

1973:
Petr Janda - guitar, lead vocals
Miroslav Berka - keyboards, vocals
Petr Hejduk - drums, vocals
Ladislav Chvalkovský - bass guitar, vocals

1974–1975:
Petr Janda - guitar, lead vocals
Miroslav Berka - keyboards, vocals
Petr Hejduk - drums, vocals
Pavel Petráš - bass guitar, vocals

1975–1985:
Petr Janda - guitar, lead vocals
Miroslav Berka - keyboards, vocals
Petr Hejduk - drums, vocals
Milan Broum - bass guitar, vocals

1986–1987:
Petr Janda - guitar, lead vocals
Miroslav Berka - keyboards, vocals
Milan Broum - bass guitar, vocals
Milan Peroutka - drums
Jiří Valenta - keyboards, vocals

1987–2013:
Petr Janda - guitar, lead vocals
Milan Broum - bass guitar, vocals
Jiří Valenta - keyboards, vocals
Milan Peroutka - drums
[with occasional longer breaks and changing lineups – partly due to illness or injury – including guests and former members]

2013–present:
Petr Janda - guitar, lead vocals
Milan Broum - bass guitar, vocals
Jiří Valenta - keyboards, vocals
Martin Vajgl - drums
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Albums

0 13 0412 Olympic (2) - Želva album art Olympic (2) Želva (Album) Supraphon 0 13 0412 Czechoslovakia 1968 Sell This Version
1 13 0589 Olympic (2) - Pták Rosomák album art Olympic (2) Pták Rosomák (Album) Supraphon, Gramofonový Klub 1 13 0589 Czechoslovakia 1969 Sell This Version
0 13 0994 Olympic (2) - Jedeme Jedeme 3 album art Olympic (2) Jedeme Jedeme 3 (Album) Supraphon, Gramofonový Klub 0 13 0994 Czechoslovakia 1971 Sell This Version
1 13 1475 Olympic (2) - Olympic 4 album art Olympic (2) Olympic 4 (Album) Supraphon, Gramofonový Klub 1 13 1475 Czechoslovakia 1974 Sell This Version
1 13 2380 Olympic (2) - Overhead album art Olympic (2) Overhead (Album) Supraphon 1 13 2380 Czechoslovakia 1978 Sell This Version
1 13 2119 Olympic (2) - Marathón album art Olympic (2) Marathón (Album) Supraphon 1 13 2119 Czechoslovakia 1978 Sell This Version
1113 2714 Olympic (2) - Holidays On Earth album art Olympic (2) Holidays On Earth (Album) Supraphon 1113 2714 Czechoslovakia 1980 Sell This Version
1113 2600 Olympic (2) - Prázdniny Na Zemi…? album art Olympic (2) Prázdniny Na Zemi…? (Album) Supraphon 1113 2600 Czechoslovakia 1980 Sell This Version
1113 2950 Olympic (2) - Ulice album art Olympic (2) Ulice (Album) Supraphon 1113 2950 Czechoslovakia 1981 Sell This Version
1113 2888 Olympic (2) - Rock And Roll album art Olympic (2) Rock And Roll (Album) Supraphon 1113 2888 Czechoslovakia 1982 Sell This Version
1113 3127 Olympic (2) - The Street album art Olympic (2) The Street (Album) Supraphon 1113 3127 Czechoslovakia 1982 Sell This Version
1113 3254 Olympic (2) - V Lucerně album art Olympic (2) V Lucerně (Album) Supraphon 1113 3254 Czechoslovakia 1982 Sell This Version
1913 0489 Olympic (2) - Laboratoř album art Olympic (2) Laboratoř (Album) Supraphon 1913 0489 Czechoslovakia 1984 Sell This Version
1113 3526 Olympic (2) - Laboratory album art Olympic (2) Laboratory (Album) Supraphon 1113 3526 Czechoslovakia 1985 Sell This Version
1113 3838 Olympic (2) - Kanagom album art Olympic (2) Kanagom (Album) Supraphon 1113 3838 Czechoslovakia 1985 Sell This Version
1113 3997 Olympic (2) - Hidden In Your Mind album art Olympic (2) Hidden In Your Mind (Album) Supraphon 1113 3997 Czechoslovakia 1986 Sell This Version
1113 3944 Olympic (2) - Bigbít album art Olympic (2) Bigbít (Album) Supraphon 1113 3944 Czechoslovakia 1986 Sell This Version
11 0161-2 311 Olympic (2) - Když Ti Svítí Zelená album art Olympic (2) Když Ti Svítí Zelená (Album) Supraphon 11 0161-2 311 Czechoslovakia 1989 Sell This Version
11 0453-4 311 Olympic (2) - O, Jé album art Olympic (2) O, Jé (Album) Supraphon 11 0453-4 311 Czechoslovakia 1990 Sell This Version
11 0867-1 311 Olympic (2) - Jako Za Mlada album art Olympic (2) Jako Za Mlada (Album) Supraphon 11 0867-1 311 Czechoslovakia 1992 Sell This Version
010138-2331 Olympic (2) - Lucerna Live album art Olympic (2) Lucerna Live(CD, Album) Monitor (2), Best IA 010138-2331 Czech Republic 1993 Sell This Version
J1 0037 2 311 Olympic (2) - Dávno album art Olympic (2) Dávno (Album) Best IA J1 0037 2 311 Czech Republic 1994 Sell This Version
J1 0039 4 311 Olympic (2) - Unplugged album art Olympic (2) Unplugged (Album) Best IA J1 0039 4 311 Czech Republic 1995 Sell This Version
71 0443 - 4 Olympic (2) - Ondráš Podotýká... album art Olympic (2) Ondráš Podotýká... (Album) Bonton 71 0443 - 4 Czech Republic 1997 Sell This Version
J10043-4 Olympic (2) - Brejle album art Olympic (2) Brejle (Album) Best IA J10043-4 Czech Republic 1997 Sell This Version