Mikis Theodorakis Returns Home After Lengthy Hospital Stay

Composer Mikis Theodorakis was released from the hospital on Thursday after sixteen days of treatment for a heart condition. Theodorakis, 93, was transported on February...
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Greek Song Gets More than 100 Million Views on YouTube (video)

A song by Greek performer Nikos Vertis has reached almost 100,200,000 views on YouTube since its release in 2014, and is now believed to...
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Katerine Duska’s “Better Love” Eurovision Song for Greece Released (video)

Greek-Canadian singer Katerine Duska on Wednesday released the song with which she will participate in the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest, representing the nation of...

Mikis Theodorakis Treated for Heart Problems in Hospital

Renowned Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis has been hospitalized in Athens for over a week after suffering from heart problems, a hospital source said Thursday. Theodorakis,...

Singer Keith Flint and The Prodigy’s Close Ties to Greece (Video)

Following Keith Flint's shocking and unexpected death on March 4, 2019, Greek fans of the British band '"The Prodigy" remember the relationship the famous...

Leonard Cohen’s Greek Love Story Premiers in Thessaloniki Festival (video)

A touching film on the enduring love story between legendary Canadian folk singer Leonard Cohen and his Norwegian muse, Marianne Ihlen was screened at...

Katerine Duska to Represent Greece in Eurovision Song Contest (video)

The Greek broadcaster ERT has announced that Katerine Duska will represent the nation of Greece in the Eurovision Song Contest for 2019. Duska will be...

Xilouris’ Rebellious Cretan Voice Still Resonates

  For Cretans, and lovers of music, Feb. 8 is a sad day. It marks the anniversary of the death of one of Crete's greatest...

Bouzouki Legend Yiannis Polykandriotis Dies at 73 (video)

Yiannis Polykandriotis, the legendary Greek bouzouki player and music teacher, passed away on Wednesday in London at the age of 73. He was the son...

Remembering Legendary Musician Tsitsanis, 35 Years After His Death

January 18, 2019 marks 104 years since the birth of the brilliant Greek musician Vassilis Tsitsanis, as well as 35 years since his passing. Born...

Greek National Opera Receives 20 Million Euro Grant from Niarchos Foundation

  The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) announced that it will grant 20 million euros to the Greek National Opera (GNO) this past week. The Opera organization...

Actress and Singer Marianna Toli Passes Away

Acclaimed actress and singer Marianna Toli, who represented Greece at the 1977 Eurovision song contest passed away on Saturday, after a long battle with...

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