|TEXAS POLKA BANDS
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|712 Lyons Ave * Schulenburg, TX 78956 * Ph: 979-743-4752
|Baca Band - 1800's
|Guenther / Sattler Community Band
|Wilhelm Specht's Spring Branch
Band - 1880
|Louie and His Old-Time Band -
|Website Updated by Brian Svetlik: firstname.lastname@example.org
When you're looking for a Czech Polka band in the
South Central Texas area, one name stands out
above the rest. “The Czechaholics”!!!! Their
reputation for excellence, professionalism and pure
entertainment make them the number one choice in
bands. The Czechaholics have entertained
hundreds of thousands of people in the state of
Texas, since their debut. "The Czechaholics" was
formed in November of 2002. They began with five
musicians, minimal equipment and small crowds.
As of today, The Czechaholics still have five highly
talented musicians, and are now one of the top
drawing Czech Polka bands in all venues they play.
Today, The Czechaholics include, Mark Hermes –
Piano & Button Accordion, Vocals, Brian Svetlik –
Drums, Lead & Harmony Vocals, James Marek –
Bass Guitar, Button Accordion, Lead & Harmony
Vocals, Brian Klekar – Tenor,
Alto & Soprano Saxophones,
Button Accordion, Keyboards, Lead & Harmony
Vocals, Mayo Walker – Keyboard, Rhythm/Lead Guitar, Tenor Sax & Fiddle.
Having been influenced by other leading Czech polka bands, such as The Red Ravens, The Dujka Brothers,
LeeRoy Matocha Orch. and The Vrazels' Polka Band. The Czechaholics have formed their own unique, more
contemporary, style of music to spark interest in the imaginative youth as well as to gratify the traditional
soundfor the elder generations. So, if you’re planning a Church Picnic, a Polka Festival, Wedding, Family
Reunion, or just a dance on a Saturday night…… The Czechaholics are the band that will gladly entertain you for
many years to come.