Pavlos Melas, Greek Collective and Kourelou gigs

Various dates

Saturday, 18th Feb, 9pm, Bun n Bar Our usual set in this local venue: Bouzouki, Violin, Guitar, Percussion and a guest. Free entry. 553 Green Lanes, London N8 0RL. 020 8348 5111 Tuesday, 21st Feb, 8pm, Rich Mix Performing with Cigdem Aslan at the Rich Mix, supporting Nessi Gomes – Fado artist with British modern inspiration. Bookings Saturday, 25th Feb, 8:30pm, Fornello Live with the Greek Collective at Il Fornello, Russel Square Rebetiko – Laiko – Traditional. […]

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Giannis Haroulis live at KOKO

Tuesday, 28 March 2017; Doors 7:00pm

Born and raised in a small village in Crete, Giannis Haroulis combines old traditional Cretan music with contemporary modern music to create experimental rhythms. Successfully blending tradition intonation with musical innovation, Giannis Haroulis has become one of the most successful artists in Greece. His passionate and charisma filled performances distinctively connect him with his audience. Tickets for this event are available from the venue box office, and can be purchased […]

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Cretan music band at Il Fornello

Saturday, 4 March 2017; 9:00pm-2:00am

Michalis Polichronakis and his four-member band, bring together sounds from every corner of Crete, in a performance which tracks the route of Cretan music through time: from “Rizitiko”, the ancient Cretan songs that survived to our days by oral tradition, to the legacy of the 20th century Masters of Cretan music, to compositions of his own and of other modern remarkable Cretan artists. The lyra and the lute are engaging harmoniously […]

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Eleftheria Arvanitaki: Beyond borders

Tuesday, 30 May 2017; 7:30pm

Eleftheria Arvanitaki is the voice of contemporary Greece. With a career spanning more than three decades, she has been a tireless ambassador of the Greek music scene to world and ethnic music festivals across the world, receiving high acclaim. The clarity and emotional strength of her voice, combined with the lyricism and sophisticated instrumentation of her music, which blends traditional and contemporary influences from Greece and the Mediterranean basin, aim […]

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Trashformers (in Greek)

Friday, 17 March 2017; 10:00pm

Λέιντις εντ Τζέντλεμεν! Μπορεί να χρειάστηκε να περάσουν 13 ολόκληρα χρόνια αλλά επιτέλους είναι γεγονός…Drum roll παρακαλώ! (όχι σοβαρά τώρα, γράψτε στο youtube “drum roll effect” και βάλτε το να παίξει πριν διαβάσετε παρακάτω!) Και τώρα που είμαστε έτοιμοι… Λεεεεεέιντις εντ Τζέντλεμεν, το πολιτισμικό φαινόμενο, οι μοναδικοί και ανεπανάληπτοι TRASHFORMERS έρχονται για ΠΡΩΤΗ φορά στο Λονδίνο για μια μόνο βραδιά που θα μείνει για πάντα στην ιστορία! ~~ ** Παρασκευή […]

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K.Bhta/Κωνσταντίνος Βήτα live in London

Monday, 13 March 2017; 8:00-11:00pm

Born in Melbourne, Australia, K.Bhta (abbreviated from the Greek Κωνσταντίνος Βήτα; also known as Konstantinos Beta and Κ.Β.) is a Greek artist. studied Painting and History of Arts in Tafe before moving to Athens, Greece. In 1992 he formed the electronic band Stereo Nova, with which he recorded five official albums. In 1996, Stereo Nova disbanded and he began to pursue a solo career. He has since composed music for documentaries, […]

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Thrakiotiko Glendi – Θρακιώτικο γλέντι (London)

Saturday, 18 & Sunday, 19 March 2017; 4:00-8:00pm

The GFDF brings you another big 2 day weekend offering a fantastic oportunity to see for the first time in London the very popular Thracian band ‘Thrakomelo’ from Greece. They will be playing in our familiar open space venue in Palmers Green, North London. Event ends at 10:00pm on Saturday and 8:00pm on Sunday. Advanced ticket booking is required. http://www.figoura.co.uk/upcoming-events Tickets will not be sold at the door. Everyone (adults […]

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Legendary Children in the House of Fierce

Saturday, 11 March; 8pm & Sunday, 12 March; 2pm and 8pm

Team Angelica and Rikki Beadle Blair present: Legendary Children in the House of Fierce Shakespeare’s timeless themes of disguise and hiding are sampled and re-mixed in a glittering mash-up of 21st century queer subcultures, dating, fast sex, selfies, party drugs, recovery, romantic longing, hip-hop, house music and electro, street poetry, fashion, politics and dance, dance, dance. The result is dynamic – funny, sexy, startling, sometimes shocking. It’s all here, tragedy, […]

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George Mazonakis LIVE in London for the first time

Tuesday, 28 February 2017; 7:00–11:00pm

George Mazonakis, one of the biggest stars in Greece, is coming to London for the first time for a special show on February 28th. The multi-platinum singer has experienced profound success throughout more than 20 years of his discography and live performances. He put himself in a continuously changing and evolving process concerning his personal style and his repertoire choices. He has always been known for his crystal clear opinion […]

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‘The Strangers’ – Alternative Greek music every Friday at Mimi’s

Every Friday

Mimi’s Bar welcomes on stage “The Strangers”, six musicians that entertain the crowd with the best Greek alternative, rock and folk music. Music from the groovy rhythms of Kostis Maraveyas, Panos Mouzourakis, Imam Baildi, Leonidas Mpalafas up to rock n roll and rock tunes of Giokarinis, Trypes and many more Greek artists of high calibre. With their guitars, and jazzy tunes, everyone will get to experience the Greek alternative music […]

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