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Radim Hladík

Radim Hladík
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Czech Republic
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Radim Hladík (13 December 1946 − 4 December 2016) was a Czech guitarist, composer and producer, known primarily for his trademark rock and jazz-fusion electric sound. At the age of 15 he began playing guitar in the rock group Komety, before joining The Matadors with his friend Vladimír Mišík. In 1968 Hladík and Mišík established the Blue Effect, which went on to become one of the country's most prominent bands.
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Radim Hladík / Blue Effect — Live Radim Hladík / Blue Effect — Live
(Supraphon SU 5873-2, 2008, CD)
Various Artists — Czech Masters of Rock Guitar / Čeští Mistři Rockové Kytary Various Artists — Czech Masters of Rock Guitar / Čeští Mistři Rockové Kytary
(Best IA J1 0018-1 311, 1992, CD)
M. Efekt — 33 M. Efekt — 33
(Bonton 499746 2, 1981/2001, CD)
M.Efekt — Svět Hledačů M.Efekt — Svět Hledačů
(Bonton 494002 4, 1979/2000, CD)
M Efekt — Svitanie M Efekt — Svitanie
(Opus 91 2629-2 311, 1977/1998, CD)
Modrý Efekt & Radim Hladík — Modrý Efekt & Radim Hladík (AKA A Benefit of Radim Hladík) Modrý Efekt & Radim Hladík — Modrý Efekt & Radim Hladík (AKA A Benefit of Radim Hladík)
(Bonton 495274 2, 1976/2000, CD)
Jazzový Orchestr Čs. Rozhlasu a M. Efekt — Nová Syntéza 2 Jazzový Orchestr Čs. Rozhlasu a M. Efekt — Nová Syntéza 2
(Bonton 71 0608-2, 1974/1997, CD)
The Blue Effect — Kingdom of Life The Blue Effect — Kingdom of Life
(Supraphon 1 13 1023, 1972, LP)
Blue Effect — Nová Syntéza - New Synthesis Blue Effect — Nová Syntéza - New Synthesis
(Bonton 71 0552-2, 1971/1997, CD)
Blue Effect & Jazz Q Praha — Coniunctio Blue Effect & Jazz Q Praha — Coniunctio
(Bonton 503100 2, 1970/2001, CD)
The Blue Effect  — Meditace The Blue Effect — Meditace
(Bonton 71 0382-2, 1970/1996, CD)

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