Steamboat Stompers celebrate 50 years on stage

Steamboat Stompers, photo: Miroslav Tichák / Czech RadioSteamboat Stompers, photo: Miroslav Tichák / Czech Radio Steamboat Stompers are one of the legends of the traditional Czech jazz scene. The Prague Dixieland band was established 50 years ago, in 1968. Steamboat Stompers have captured audiences with a distinct music style, which was defined by the late founder and band leader Jiří Kadlus. After his death two years ago he was replaced by trombone player Pavel Janík.