Country of origin:
Type of music generally:
Ethereal, synthesized Greek folk. World music.
Most recent release, Ta Megala Taxidia (2019)
Eleftheria Arvanitaki's official page
Own material and updates of traditional Greek songs.
Contrabando and Tanirama are a lot more synthesized than Meno Ektos and both have some absolutely brilliant moments. The Bodies and The Knives is brilliant. (email@example.com)
Recommended first album:
I like Contrabando the best, but also recommend The Bodies and The Knives. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
1994—Polydor—314 527 059-2
Can be found in the bigger chain stores in the U.S.
High for lovers of traditional-sounding world pop. (Neile)
Michalis Armagos, Eleftheria Arvanitaki
Beautiful, urgent singing and music with a strong Greek flavour, simply orchestrated to show off the power of her stunning voice. A different and lovely, folky Greek pop concoction. Delightful, and highly recommended. (Neile)
Thanks to Neal Copperman for work on this entry.
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