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Radar

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Radar was an Estonian pop band with prog rock and jazz fusion influences active between 1977 and 1987. From 1977 to 1983, Jaak Joala was the group's singer. The band's last performance in Estonia was a concert in Tallinn City Hall on September 11, 1987, [1] and their very last concert took place in October of the same year in Budapest.

Members

  • Jaak Joala - vocals (1977–1983)
  • Riho Lilje - solo guitar (1977–1981)
  • Sergei Pedersen - keyboards (1977-1987)
  • Vladimir Potjomin - percussion (1977, 1978)
  • Andres Põldroo - solo guitar (1977–1980)
  • Vladimir Sheripov - bass guitar (1977-1980)
  • Harry Pumpkin - percussion (1978, 1979)
  • Paap Kõlar - percussion (1979–1987)
  • Enn Vain - keyboards (1979, 1980)
  • Toivo Unt - bass guitar (1981–1982)
  • Aare Põder - keyboards (1981–1984)
  • Nevil Blumberg - solo guitar (1981-1985)
  • Raul Vaigla - bass guitar (1981–1985)
  • Ele Kõlar - vocals (1981–1984)
  • Kaja Kõlar - vocals (1981–1984)
  • Valeri Belinov - solo guitar (1985–1987)
  • Paul Kikerpuu - bass guitar (1985–1987)
  • Raivo Narits - keyboards (1984–1987)

Discography

Albums

  • Trofee - 1985
  • Балтийский Берег - 1987

Singles & EPs

  • Kui Mind Kutsud Sa - 1980
  • Jaak Joala & Radar - 1982

Compilations

  • Minu Elu - 2017

Prizes

  • Grand prix at the Tartu Music Days (1982 , 1983 , 1984)
  • Best Instrumental Ensemble at Tartu VII Music Days (1985)
  • Winners of the Bratislava Jazz Festival (1986)

References

  1. Database of Estonian bands (accessed on 22.07.2013)

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