Thousands of Athenians Pay Tribute to Greek Composer Vassilis Tsitsanis

It was a magical night on Wednesday as dozens of thousands of Athenians paid tribute to the music of Vassilis Tsitsanis, the emblematic composer...

Greece’s Syros Swings to Tango Rhythms in International Festival (video)

The Aegean island of Syros was swept away by tango tunes and dancing last weekend as world-renowned international performers and artists participated in the...

Sting Wows Greek Crowds with Sell-Out Athens Shows

International rock singer Sting has brought the house down during a two-night performance at Athens' Odeon of Herodes Atticus after speaking out on the refugee...

Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra to Perform an Extra Night at Acropolis

Following popular demand, an extra date has been added to the Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra concert to take place at the Odeon of Herodes Atticus...

Athens Museum Echoes to Hymns Sung for Ancient Greek Gods

Athens' National Archaeological Museum has been echoing to the sound of hymns sung to the Greek gods thousands of years ago. Marking World Music Day celebrations,...

Manos Hatzidakis: The Greek Composer Who Sold ‘Lottery Tickets in Heaven’

Along with Mikis Theodorakis, Manos Hatzidakis was Greece's greatest composer and his music can easily be called the soundtrack of 20th century Greece. His...

Germany’s Scorpions to Marry Rock and Classical in Athens

German rockers The Scorpions return to Athens in July for a concert which promises to be different to anything Greek audiences have experienced before. On...

Heartbreak for Cyprus as Israeli Singer Triumphs at Eurovision

The bookies were proved wrong on Saturday night when Israel's Netta Barzilai beat Eleni Foureira of Cyprus to win the Eurovision Song Contest 2018 in Lisbon. Foureira...

King of Latin Pop, Enrique Iglesias, Flies the Flag in Greece (photos)

Thousands of music fans gathered at the Athens Olympic Stadium indoor arena on Thursday evening to hear Enrique Iglesias, dubbed the King of Latin...

Eurovision 2018: Cyprus Emerges as Favorite; Greece Eliminated (video)

Cyprus has emerged as one of the favorites of Eurovision 2018 as Greece bowed out from the competition following the first round of semi-finals...

Eurovision 2018: Greece, Cyprus Fight for Final Places (video)

Greece and Cyprus are competing on Tuesday for a place in the final of the 63rd Eurovision Song Contest which is taking place in...

Pentozali, the Traditional Dance of Crete (video)

Several are the traditions that characterize the different regions of Greece, as well as its people and its culture. Culinary traditions go hand in...

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