The Swingin' Cats will be rocking the Roof Stage at Gazarte in Gazi on Saturday, August 24, in another night of swing and rock'n'roll guaranteed to get your feet moving. The Greek retro band, comprising Panos Mouzourakis, Giannis Zouganelis, Sakis Boulas and Marietta Fafouti, will take the stage at 10 p.m. and admission costs 8 euros.
A number of Greek artists will be coming together at the Evripideio Theater on the island of Salamina on Sunday, August 25, to celebrate the life and music of Stelios Kazantzidis, 18 years after his death. A leading singer of Greek laiko music, he collaborated with many of Greece's foremost composers, including Manolis Chiotis, Manos Hadjidakis, Mikis Theodorakis and Stavros Xarhakos.
A musical ensemble will honor the late and incredibly popular Greek singer-songwriter Loukianos Kilaidonis, on the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center's (SNFCC) Great Lawn. Backed by an eight-member band, a group of singers and actors will recreate the crooner's most loved tunes, as well as lesser-known tracks. The folk musician passed away in 2017.
The Athens Municipality's Greek Music Workshop presents a tribute to Vicky Moscholiou (1943-2005) with a concert of some of the most iconic songs she performed over the course of her lengthy career working with the country's top composers and musicians. The concert tribute at the Olympia Theater features vocalists Lena Alkaiou and Erofyli and starts at 8.30 p.m.