Billie Holiday

Madeleine Peyroux | Athens | July 13

Celebrated American singer-songwriter Madeleine Peyroux visits Athens to perform music from her latest album, "Anthem." Born in the US state of Georgia and discovered in Paris, Peyroux has spent her career delighting fans across the globe, collaborating with big names in the music industry like Patrick Warren, Brian MacLeod and David Baerwald.

Madeleine Peyroux | Athens | December 6

Acclaimed American jazz singer Madeleine Peyroux, hailed as a modern-day Billie Holiday, is coming to Greece for a single show at the Olympic Hall in Galatsi on Thursday, December 6. Part of a global tour, the show presents her latest studio achievement, "Anthem," made up mostly of original material, along with a few covers.

Tribute to Billie | Athens | To November 27

Alabama-born, Minnesota-raised vocalist Charmin Michelle pays tribute to Billie Holiday at the Half Note Jazz Club, where she is performing standards immortalized by the great Lady Day. Michelle's delivery has been hailed by critics as capturing the spirit of old-school jazz in a fresh manner, unadorned by nostalgia.

Tribute to Billie | Athens | November 24-27

Alabama-born, Minnesota-raised vocalist Charmin Michelle pays tribute to Billie Holiday during a four-day residency at the Half Note Jazz Club, where she will will be performing standards immortalized by the great Lady Day. Michelle's delivery has been hailed by critics as capturing the spirit of old-school jazz in a fresh manner, unadorned by nostalgia.

Buika | Athens | September 20

Spanish-born singer Buika performs at the Herod Atticus Theater in Athens on Tuesday, September 20. Joining her on stage is the Athens State Orchestra, under the baton of Toni Cuenca. Born Maria Concepcion Balbona Buika in 1972, the artist has been compared to Nina Simone, Billie Holiday and Edith Piaf. The event is set to start at 9 p.m. Prices for tickets range from 10 to 70 euros.

Neo soul gangster outfit, Hiatus Kaiyote

Inspired by indie queen Björk and legendary jazz singer Billie Holiday, Australian quartet Hiatus Kaiyote's Nai Palm talks about her group's musicSome critics describe their music as neo soul, some critics talk about their brilliant synthesis of jazz and R&B but the group itself describes their style as a "multi-dimensional, polyrhythmic gangster outfit" and they confess that they have no i

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