Tag Archives: Rock

The Polish Rock Band – Kult

Kult is a Polish rock band formed in Warsaw, Poland, in 1982. Kult’s early works were strongly influenced by alternative, progressive, British new wave, ska, reggae, and punk rock. The music of the band is primarily associated with a distinctive wind section (saxophones, horn) with provocative lyrics by vocalist and founder member Kazik Staszewski. The band has so far released a total of 12 studio albums and two live albums.

One of Kult’s better known songs ‘Polska’ (Poland) set to a video of a drive around a small town in Poland.

kult poland

Kult’s lead singer Kazik Staszewski.

SBB – Polish Progressive Rock

SBB (Silesian Blues Band) were a Polish progressive rock band formed in 1971 in Siemianowice, Poland, by multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Jozef Skrzek.

Here’s an example of one of their songs. The eight minute, Nowy horyzont (New Horizon).

SBB’s key band members:

Jozef Skrzek – bass guitar, keyboards, harmonica, violin, vocals
Jerzy Piotrowski – drums
Apostolis Anthimos – guitar, bouzouki, drums, bass guitar

SBB IRON CURTAIN

Selected studio albums by SBB: Nowy horyzont, Pamiec, Ze slowem biegne do ciebie, Wolanie o brzek szkla, Jerzyk, Amigo, Follow My Dream, Welkcome, Memento z banalnym tryptykiem, Nastroje, New Century, The Rock, Iron Curtain.

Selected live albums by S.B.B: Complete Tapes 1974; SBB; Live in Opole 1974; Live Jazz nad Odra 1975; Live in Frankfurt 1977; Freedom – Live Sopot 1978; Live in America; Absolutely Live; Live in Spodek; Four Decades; Good Bye!