SBB (band)

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This article is about the Polish band. For the Michigan band, see Small Brown Bike

SBB
Koncert SBB.jpg
Background information
Also known as Silesian Blues Band; Szukaj, Burz, Buduj
Origin Siemianowice, Poland
Genres jazz rock, blues rock, progressive rock, art rock
Years active 1971-1980, 1991, 1993-1994, 1998, 2000-present
Labels Polskie Nagrania Muza, Jazz’N’Java Records, Supraphon, Spiegelei-Intercord, Wifon, Amiga, Metal Mind Productions
Associated acts Czesław Niemen
Website sbb-band.pl
Members Józef Skrzek
Apostolis Anthimos
Jerzy Piotrowski

SBB (first known as Silesian Blues Band, later as Szukaj, Burz, BudujPolish for "Search, Break up, Build") is a Polish progressive rock band formed in 1971 in Siemianowice, Upper Silesia by multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Józef Skrzek. It was one of the most popular super-groups in Poland in the 1970s; they also toured Czechoslovakia, East and West Germany, Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Hungary, Austria, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Belgium and the United States. The band split up in 1980 but was briefly re-activated in 1991, 1993, 1998 and finally in 2000.

SBB members[edit]

Albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions
POL
[1]
Nowy horyzont
  • Released: May 20, 1975[2]
  • Label: Polskie Nagrania Muza
Pamięć
  • Released: September 27, 1976[3]
  • Label: Polskie Nagrania Muza
Ze słowem biegnę do ciebie
  • Released: April 18, 1977[4]
  • Label: Polskie Nagrania Muza
SBB aka Wołanie o brzęk szkła
  • Released: 1977
  • Label: Supraphon
Jerzyk
  • Released: 1977
  • Label: Wifon
SBB aka Amiga
  • Released: 1978
  • Label: Amiga
Follow My Dream
  • Released: May 22, 1978[5]
  • Label: Spiegelei-Intercord
Welcome
  • Released: March 19, 1979[6]
  • Label: Wifon, Spiegelei-Intercord
Memento z banalnym tryptykiem
  • Released: February 16, 1981[7]
  • Label: Polskie Nagrania Muza
Nastroje
  • Released: October 7, 2002[8]
  • Label: Jazz’N’Java Records
New Century
  • Released: September 19, 2005[9]
  • Label: Metal Mind Productions
17
The Rock
  • Released: October 29, 2007[10]
  • Label: Metal Mind Productions
30
Iron Curtain
  • Released: January 26, 2009[11]
  • Label: Metal Mind Productions
17
Blue Trance
  • Released: October 25, 2010[12]
  • Label: Metal Mind Productions
50
SBB
  • Released: March 19, 2012[13]
  • Label: Metal Mind Productions
26
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

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