Zona A - History
The band has been formed in
1984 by lead vocals - Koňýk and guitar - Leďo (members of PARADOX - punkband
/1980/) and drums - Ozi, guitar - Sveťo (members of EXTIP - punkband /1980/)
and with bass - Braňo Alex. Under communist regime they were only very
limitied possibilities to play concerts in ČSSR or outside of home. It must
be done secretely or under different name, because many concerts were
cancelled by secret police. They had 4 demo tapes. In 1985 was made first TV
movie about the band, but never broadcasted, because communist TV leaders
labeled it as "unsuitable for socialist youth" In 1986 secret police take
away tha passporst of the band to avoid the appearance, because they was
invited to Poland festival JAROCIN.
In start of 1988 SVETO left the band to,
He was replaced by semipermanent member ELVIS -
accordion.Since 1988, because of “perestroika”,
They played in: France, Italy, Switzerland, Slovenia, Germany, Austria, Poland and Hungary.
with: Sham 69, Major Accident, Red Alert,
Vibrators, Anti-nowhere League, UK Subs, Drones,
/ english history of the band is from the www.zonaa.host.sk /
Zona A - Members
Zona A - Discography
Zona A - About The Webpages
This is unofficial webpage about the band, for all fans ( http://zonaa.wnet.sk ). All the web is written in Slovak language, but this short article is for english talking fans all over the world.
Official webpage is coming soon, but know only this fan website is available.
Official webpage of INFLAGRANTI RECORDS (Leader's of the band - Koňyk's Record Studio) is here: ( www.inflagrantirecords.sk ), there is all about record studio, distribution of Punk Bands, Zona A concerts, discography and souvenirs...
Zona A - Contact Informations