Ten Classic Greek Songs that Became Hits by International Stars

Few people today may realize that some classic songs which became international hits were actually written by Greek composers, many of them by the...
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The Magic of the Greek Language — in a Spanish Song

This oldie by an Argentinian musical group called Apurimac, featuring Greek singer Elli Paspala, is the living proof that there indeed are thousands of...

Stefania, the 17-Year Old Who Will Represent Greece in Eurovision 2020

Greece's State Broadcaster ERT announced on Monday that Stefania Liberakakis will represent the country in the 2020 Eurovision song contest, which will take place...

Leonard Cohen Lives on Forever on Greek Island of Hydra

It has been over three years since influential singer/songwriter Leonard Cohen left this world to sing his profound and moving lyrics in heaven, but...

Greek Composer Thanos Mikroutsikos Dies at 72

Thanos Mikroutsikos one of the most influential Greek composers of recent decades has died on Saturday at the age of 72. Mikroutsikos died at the...

Impressive New Mosaic Adorns Tsitsanis Museum in Trikala

A new, impressive mosaic depicting legendary Greek musician Vassilis Tsitsanis now adorns the museum dedicated to him in his birthplace of Trikala. The creators of...

Maria Callas: The Diva Lives on

It's hard to think it's more than 40 years since her death of Maria Callas, mostly because her immortal voice lives on, along with...

Stelios Kazantzidis: The Voice of Post-War, Poverty-Stricken Greece

The voice of Stelios Kazantzidis -- who died on September 14, 2001 -- was the voice that contained all the pain and desires of...

Influential Greek Musician Lavrentis Machairitsas Dies at 63

Popular Greek rock musician Lavrentis Machairitsas, who has produced dozens of records over the decades, has died in the early hours of Monday, apparently...

Anger in Mykonos Over Bizarre Music Video

A video clip shot in Mykonos by Latin singers J Balvin and Bad Bunny has caused anger in the Greek island, as locals say...

International Classical Music Festival of the Cyclades Underway on Syros

This year's International Classical Music Festival of the Cyclades began in Hermoupolis, on Syros Island on August 10 and will continue through August 17. Hermoupolis...

Greece’s Molyvos International Music Festival is More than Just Music

The fifth annual Molyvos International Music Festival, which opened on Thursday, is more than just classical music performed in a beautiful setting: it is...

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