Ondřej Bezr
Music journalist, dramaturg of the international Blues Alive festival

Since 1989, he has been professionally involved in music journalism. In the 1990s, he was a member of the editorial board of Rock & Pop magazine. Now he is the editor of the cultural section of Lidové noviny and the editor-in-chief of the cultural magazine UNI, he also cooperates with other periodicals. For 23 years he has been the dramaturg of the international Blues Alive festival in Šumperk, which in 2019 received the most important Keeping The Blues Alive Award from the American The Blues Foundation. He published about a dozen books, including a book interview with Vladimír Mišík entitled I Was Good, published in 2021 in the fourth extended edition.