Greek Song Stories

Alkis Alkaios: Losing a voice of the times

Alkis Alkaios, one of Greece’s finest poets, passed away on Monday. He was 63. Alkaios, a pen name for Vangelis Liaros, shunned publicity, appearing publicly only once for the purposes of a recording. His verse, however, has been widely sung and will continue to express the musings and pains of the contemporary Greek. Two of […]


Eleonora Zouganeli: The bold & the talented

She’s 29 years old, the daughter of two famous Greek performers – the multitalented Yiannis Zouganelis and singer Isidora Sideri – and she has a thing for different hairstyles. It’s taken her less than a decade to build a huge following thanks to hard work, determination, talent and a knack for transformation. Eleonora Zouganeli is […]