Category: Music

Public and commercial Czech radio stations to play Marta Kubisova song “Modlitba pro Martu” at 5:11pm (17:11) on 17 November (17/11) to mark Velvet Revolution’s 30th anniversary; banned singer’s ballad was unofficial anthem of 1989’s anti-Commie protests (CTK) [Social Media Post] 0

Public and commercial Czech radio stations to play Marta Kubisova song “Modlitba pro Martu” at 5:11pm (17:11) on 17 November (17/11) to mark Velvet Revolution’s 30th anniversary; banned singer’s ballad was unofficial anthem of 1989’s anti-Commie protests (CTK) [Social Media Post]

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Death of Karel Gott: City of Prague government considering renaming street, square or park after iconic singer; Prague 5 also backs renaming street; Gott was long-term resident of Prague 5-Smichov (Denik.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Death of Karel Gott: City of Prague government considering renaming street, square or park after iconic singer; Prague 5 also backs renaming street; Gott was long-term resident of Prague 5-Smichov (Denik.cz) [Social Media Post]

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Death of Karel Gott: Prime Minister Andrej Babis to propose state funeral at Prague’s St. Vitus cathedral for legendary singer, who died late last night (Tuesday) from leukaemia (CT24) [Social Media Post] 0

Death of Karel Gott: Prime Minister Andrej Babis to propose state funeral at Prague’s St. Vitus cathedral for legendary singer, who died late last night (Tuesday) from leukaemia (CT24) [Social Media Post]

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Events: British electropopsters Clean Bandit to play free show on roof of Centrum Chodov shopping mall on 26 September to celebrate it being renamed Westfield Chodov (Ticketstream) [Social Media Post] 0

Events: British electropopsters Clean Bandit to play free show on roof of Centrum Chodov shopping mall on 26 September to celebrate it being renamed Westfield Chodov (Ticketstream) [Social Media Post]

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New cancer blow for Karel Gott: 80-year-old Czech music legend reveals he has acute leukaemia, three years after being successfully treated for non-Hodgkin lymphoma (Blesk.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

New cancer blow for Karel Gott: 80-year-old Czech music legend reveals he has acute leukaemia, three years after being successfully treated for non-Hodgkin lymphoma (Blesk.cz) [Social Media Post]

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Storm forces abandonment of annual open-air opera performance in Divoka Sarka park, Prague 6-Liboc; organizer promises to stage “Don Giovanni” again next year: “We’re treating it like a rehearsal” (iDNES.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Storm forces abandonment of annual open-air opera performance in Divoka Sarka park, Prague 6-Liboc; organizer promises to stage “Don Giovanni” again next year: “We’re treating it like a rehearsal” (iDNES.cz) [Social Media Post]

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Karel Gott cancels tonight’s (Thursday’s) Benatska! festival appearance due to bout of acute pneumonia; legendary singer celebrated his 80th birthday earlier this month (July 2019) (Blesk.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Karel Gott cancels tonight’s (Thursday’s) Benatska! festival appearance due to bout of acute pneumonia; legendary singer celebrated his 80th birthday earlier this month (July 2019) (Blesk.cz) [Social Media Post]

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No more concerts at Eden? Prague 10 district council says Slavia Praha’s Sinobo Stadium doesn’t have permission to hold cultural events, even though football ground recently staged shows by Rammstein, Kiss/ZZ Top and Kabat (Denik.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

No more concerts at Eden? Prague 10 district council says Slavia Praha’s Sinobo Stadium doesn’t have permission to hold cultural events, even though football ground recently staged shows by Rammstein, Kiss/ZZ Top and Kabat (Denik.cz) [Social Media Post]

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Polish-Czech pop star Ewa Farna gives birth in Pribram hospital, shortly after performing concert in the Central Bohemian town; baby boy to be called Artus (Extra.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Polish-Czech pop star Ewa Farna gives birth in Pribram hospital, shortly after performing concert in the Central Bohemian town; baby boy to be called Artus (Extra.cz) [Social Media Post]

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