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Tako’s history starts when the initial lineup from the music group Opus had split up. Bassist Dusan Cucuz wished to form a fresh music group, so he collected music artists who where keen on a more complicated rock and roll audio. After he fulfilled Djordje Llijin in the springtime of 1975, they demonstrated one another their compositions and figured the material works well. They asked Sava Bojic and Milan Lolic which become the initial lineup of Tako (which actually means “in this manner”). After a few months of rehearsals and gigs, the music group made their initial recordings which were offered to many record companies without achievement. In November 1975, that they had the opportunity to talk about the stage with a whole lot of famous rings of Belgrade. This provided the music group brand-new possibility to make brand-new recordings. During 1976, Tako done brand-new compositions and gathered knowledge by playing live. Then your guitar player acquired to become listed on the army as well as the drummer began to drink an excessive amount of. So, a fresh guitarist (Miroslav Dukic) and a fresh drummer (Slobodan Felekatovic) became a member of the music group. This lineup 1st made an appearance at a concert at Pinki hall in Zemun with various other pop/rock and roll rings. Tako was very different through the other rings and made an excellent impression on general public and critics. After a good performance in the Belgrade Summer season Event at Dom Omladine (Youngsters Middle), Tako performed before an viewers of 100,000 people at an open-air concert in Kosutnjak with additional local rings. This appearance in the Youngsters Event and in others, primarily in Subotica, brought the music group their 1st LP agreement with RTV Ljubljana and their materials was documented and combined in 36 hours. In 1979, items were not best for the music group. In the center of preparing for the next LP, Llijin created joint disease. After some discrepancies between Dukic and all of those other music group, he give up and produced his very own group as the music group tried to discover a replacement. Nonetheless it didn’t last lengthy and Dukic returned. The music group was together once again and fresh concepts and everyday rehearsals designated another period. Disappointed using the strategy and manners in the additional studio, Tako made a decision to record another LP in an exclusive studio. In Sept 1980, the music group authorized with RTB and performed gigs in Belgrade. Initially of 1980, the music group had an opportunity to be a part of a big display as rings from Belgrade offered concerts in Zagreb and vice versa. Although they offered a memorable efficiency and got an excellent reaction from the general public, Tako was nearly ignored from the critics, who at that time turned their suggestions to punk and fresh wave. This modification, in conjunction with bandmembers’ changes in lifestyle, resulted in their last concert in the Beliefs University in Belgrade. Felekatovic visited the military; Dukic visited are a maker and saving engineer; Llijin became a instructor, ethnologist inside a museum, and an archive engineer; and Cucuz provided sound apparatus for gigs in Belgrade. After a proposal of reissue of both two albums from Thomas Werner, a collector and beginner from the ’70s Yugoslavia rock and roll scene, the music group got the initial professional tapes (they currently had the next). In 1997, Rock and roll Symphony, an archive label of prog rock and roll in Brazil, reissued both albums.

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