Greek Songs That Became Huge International Hits

The international music industry finally seemed to take its first notice of Greece during the turbulent decade of the 1960's. International singers gave new, modern twists...

Sofia Vembo, the Singer of Victory

Sofia Vembo – The infamous Greek singer of the 20th century, became synonymous with the epic Greek victories against the fascist Italian troops in...

Good News for Music Fans as Greece Prepares to Lower Taxes on Concert Tickets

According to Greece's Deputy Finance Minister, Katerina Papanatsiou, the country's Finance Ministry will reduce the VAT rate applicable on concerts and music events, where...

Wonder-Kid Pianist from Greece Ready to Dazzle New York (video)

Stelios Kerasidis; the 6-year-old wonder-kid from Greece, who has already achieved what many professional pianists would not even dream about, is ready to dazzle...

Epirus Cultural Heritage Unfolds at Athens Ancient Theater

The Panepirotic Confederation of Greece, the organization that keeps the customs alive and promotes the rich history and culture of Greece’s Epirus region, will...

Ancient Greek Theater to Host Music Legend Tolis Voskopoulos

Tolis Voskopoulos, one of the most popular singers in modern Greece, will give a concert to mark 60 years of unprecedented success in the...

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...

‘Zorba the Greek’ to be Revived at Panathenaic Stadium (video)

"Zorba the Greek" is to be brought to life again in a spectacular ballet performance by the dancers of the Sofia Opera Ballet, the...

R&B Star Jason Derulo Tears it Up on the Greek Island of Mykonos (video)

American R&B star Jason Derulo tore it up on Mykonos on Sunday, sending hundreds of fans to a frenzy. Crowds of fans arrived early at...

Rediscovering the Music of the Ancient Greeks (video)

Music was ubiquitous in classical Greece, but somewhere along the line, the way in which it was composed and sounded in ancient Greece was...

Greek Composer Mikis Theodorakis Suffers Major Heart Attack

Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis is out of immediate danger at an Athens hospital after having suffered a major heart attack. Sources told Athens Macedonian News Agency...

Heavy Metal Giants Iron Maiden Wave the Greek Flag at Athens Show

Heavy metal legends Iron Maiden, a band immensely popular in Greece, played to a sold-out crowd in Malakasa, near Athens, with singer Bruce Dickinson...

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