Irek Dudek

Polish musician, composer, singer, harmonica player and songwriter. Bluesman and blues promoter in Poland, fighting with stereotypical reception of this genre. Often emphasizes the words of Muddy Waters: "The blues had a baby and they called it rock 'n' roll."

He has eleven full albums on his account, as Irek Dudek, Irek Dudek Big Band, Irek Dudek Symphonic Blues and Shakin 'Dudi. He issued a live DVD, a compilation album and an anthology (see the complete discography), he made several concerts and TV programs for Polish and western TV channels.

He's been awarded with, among others, audience award in Opole Festival, Prize of M. Jurkowska from Programme III Polish National Radio, and Frederick 2011.

He founded and to this day organizes Rawa Blues Festival every year.

We invite you to read the brief Irek Dudek bio by Marcin Babko, author of "Ziuta Blues" which is the official biography of Irek Dudek.


Dudek at Radio Zet Gold on weekend 2014-03-27

Irek Dudek will be guest of special weekend at Polish Radio Zet Gold. Program includes exclusive interview and the greatest songs by Irek Dudek.

Irek Dudek answers your questions 2014-03-16

There is a special action on Irek Dudek facebook profile, where Dudek will answer collected questions from his fans. Also questions in English will be answered!

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