Thursday, 23 May 2019

The music fanatic in communist Czechoslovakia and the Radio Luxembourg DJ - an unlikely friendship

Radio Prague |
27 December 2017

Jan Šesták was a music-obsessed mega-fan of Radio Luxembourg, tuning in every evening, despite the risks, in communist Czechoslovakia. Tony Prince was a top DJ on the Europe-wide station, which regularly reached tens of millions of listeners. This is the story of how the two met when Prince performed in Šesták's native Brno on a 1970 tour.