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Posted By : Speedyclick | Date : 06 Apr 2014 22:31:25 | Comments : 0

Fotis Dimas - My most beautiful songs (1992)
EAC Rip | FLAC (image & cue & log) & mp3 @ 320 kbps | tracks: 15 | Scans | 44:43 | ~ 269 Mb & 112 Mb
Label: Philips | 5% recovery record | Pop, folk, ballads

Fotis Dimas was a greek singer who became very popular during the sixties. He had a beautiful "baritone" voice and was one of the famous representatives of the light ("elafro" in greek) genre of song, together with Yiannis Vogiatzis, Jenny Vanou, Alekos Pandas, Yiovanna and many more. He interpreted songs of Manos Hadjidakis, Giorgos Katsaros, Lykourgos Markeas and others, with a unique, expressive way. This rare "best-of" album, contains some of Fotis Dimas' greater hits. Enjoy an outstanding voice from the sixties.
Posted By : Speedyclick | Date : 30 Mar 2014 19:20:34 | Comments : 0

Stamatis Spanoudakis - Successes with lyrics (2014)
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks & cue & log) & mp3 @ 320 kbps | tracks: 14 | Scans | 55:00 | ~ 379 Mb & 137 Mb
Label: Real Media SA | 5% recovery record | New age, folk, ballads

Stamatis Spanoudakis is widely regarded as the most prolific Greek composer of his age. Versatile in his music for film, television, records and concerts, he uses a rich and original musical palette that conjures up different perceptions in the sphere of musical imagery. Till 1995, when he decided to concentrate only on instrumental music, he had worked with the most successful Greek singers, bringing out their “other side” by both composing the music and writing the lyrics for a large number of hit songs which are still very present today. This "best-of" collection showcases Spanoudakis' most beautiful "successes with lyrics" from the period 1970-1995. Enjoy a delightful parade of songs featuring a musical blend of new age music with elements of typical greek folk culture, perfomed by top greek singers.
Posted By : Speedyclick | Date : 29 Mar 2014 16:12:06 | Comments : 2

Manos Hadjidakis - 100 songs: Original recordings from 1955-1972 (8CD Box, 2008)
EAC Rips | FLAC (image & cue & log) & mp3 @ 320 kbps | tracks: 100 | Full Scans | 4:59:03 | ~ 1,8 Gb & 700 Mb
Label: Minos EMI | 5% recovery record | Original recordings | Folk greek songs, soundtracks, bouzouki

Outstanding collection with 100 original songs and instrumentals from the early years of the legendary, multi-awarded greek composer Manos Hadjidakis. Packed in a deluxe 8cd-box release of 2008, and a nice booklet included with information on all songs and many rare photos. Among the 100 songs you will find rare recordings from film scores by Hadjidakis, great instrumentals and some renditions by famous non-greek artists and orchestras. Enjoy a unique journey of five hours to some of the most beautiful greek songs of all time.
Posted By : Speedyclick | Date : 08 Feb 2014 17:38:43 | Comments : 0

Vicky Mosholiou - Colors from the youth: The original masters (2CD, 2013)
EAC Rip | FLAC (image & cue & log) & mp3 @ 320 kbps | tracks: 36 | Scans | 1:52:35 | ~ 640 Mb & 310 Mb
Label: MINOS-EMI | 5% recovery record | Original masters | Greek folk songs, bouzouki

Vicky Mosholiou was one of the most famous greek female singers of all time. Many great composers wrote songs especially for Vicky Mosholiou like Stavros Xarhakos, Giorgos Zabetas, Yiannis Spanos and others. She had a unique, genuine, deep folk voice and she won the title of the "Great Lady of greek laiko song". From MINOS-EMI this is an outstanding collection of her top hits, compiled from the original master cuts. Enjoy some of the most beautiful greek folk songs ever recorded, in their original versions. A collector's item.
Posted By : tiburon | Date : 28 Jan 2014 16:51:36 | Comments : 4

Eleni Karaindrou - Medea (2014) {ECM 2376}
Digital Download | FLAC tracks | M3U+MD5 | Digital Booklet (PDF) | 313MB + 5% Recovery
Genre: Classical, Greek Folk

Eleni Karaindrou’s collaborations with stage director Antonis Antypas have generated some of her most powerful music. Medea, like the earlier Trojan Women, comes out of this association. Recorded at the Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus, the music vibrates with emotional intensity. Karaindrou gives her themes to a small ensemble, its sound-colours creating an ambiance both archaic and contemporary, as textures of santouri, ney, lyra and clarinets are combined and contrasted.
Posted By : Speedyclick | Date : 12 Jan 2014 21:08:42 | Comments : 0

Jenny Vanou - Selftitled & Best of (2CD, 1997)
EAC Rip | FLAC (image & cue & log) & mp3 @ 320 kbps | tracks: 24 | Scans | 1:10:02 | ~ 467 Mb & 176 Mb
Label: MINOS-EMI | 5% recovery record | World, greek folk

Jenny Vanou, one of the most powerful and expressive female voices of Greece, was very popular during the 60's and 70's by singing mainly a kind of folk ballads known as "light" (in greek elafra) songs. In these two albums, you will find 24 beautiful "elafra" songs of Jenny Vanou, written by famous greek composers like Mimis Plessas, Giorgos Katsaros, Kostas Klavas and many more. Enjoy.
Posted By : Speedyclick | Date : 06 Oct 2013 07:26:22 | Comments : 7

Chorus & Mandolins - Tonight my guitar: Serenades of Eptanisa (2CD live, 2013)
EAC Rip | FLAC (image & cue & log) & mp3 @ 320 kbps | tracks: 25 | Scans | 1:49:33 | ~ 638 Mb & 277 Mb
Label : Dimokratikos Typos | 5% recovery record | World, folk, traditional, serenades

The greek "Eptanisa" island group at the Ionian Sea are famous for their romantic traditional serenades featuring choruses and mandolin groups. This beautiful album is a live recording of a performance-tribute to the Eptanisian music, given last April at the Badminton Theatre in Athens, by the mandolin orchestra and the chorus of the Union of Greeks from Eptanisa. Enjoy the unique atmosphere of the romantic serenades from the Ionian Islands of Greece.
Posted By : Designol | Date : 13 Sep 2013 10:25:41 | Comments : 3

Stephan Micus - Athos: A Journey To The Holy Mountain (1994)
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 227 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320/Stereo) ~ 146 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: World Fusion, Ethnic, New Age, Neo-Classical | Label: ECM | # ECM 1551 523 292-2 | Time: 00:47:31

Athos is a 1994 album by Stephan Micus that was released on ECM. Based on a three-day visit to Mount Athos, in it Micus tries to capture his experiences with the Greek Orthodox liturgy he experienced in the monasteries there, framing it with pieces that evoke his emotions at going to and leaving the isolated peninsula. Between them he recreates the liturgical experience of the services during his stay, in six alternating pieces of night and day.
Posted By : matcque | Date : 06 Sep 2013 18:35:55 | Comments : 1

George Dalaras - At The High Windows (1975)
EAC Rip | FLAC (image) + CUE +Log | Covers | 255 MB
2011 Remaster | MINOS-EMI & Το Βήμα | ODT-DAL-STA PSILA TA PARATHIRIA

'Sta Psila Ta Parathiria' is a classic collaboration of Stavros Kouyioumtzis and Giorgos Ntalaras, with a little help from Anna Vissi. A masterpiece.
Posted By : Speedyclick | Date : 02 Sep 2013 15:45:09 | Comments : 4

Nana Mouskouri - Sings Manos Hadjidakis Vol 1 & 2 (1994)
EAC Rip | FLAC (image & cue & log) & mp3 @ 320 kbps | tracks: 38 | Scans | 1:59:28 | ~ 713 Mb & 301 Mb
Label: Polygram | First releases: 1967, 1972 | 5% recovery record | World, folk, ballads

In 1958 Manos "discovered" Nana and was impressed by her angelic voice. He then wrote a song for her and Nana Mouskouri won the first prize at Salonica's Song Festival and started to be known. She is the "ideal interpreter" of Hadjidakis' songs. In 1967 the first LP "Nana Mouskouri sings Manos Hadjidakis" was released, and became a best seller. The album was a masterpiece. Nana recorded many songs of Hadjidakis that became known worldwide through her hundreds of albums. These 2 CD released in 1994, contain 38 legendary songs of Manos with the charismatic greek singer. Enjoy a fascinating musical experience.
Posted By : Speedyclick | Date : 20 Aug 2013 19:10:34 | Comments : 3

Mikis Theodorakis - Spiritual march & Oedipus Rex (live, 1994)
EAC Rip | FLAC (image & cue & log) & mp3 @ 320 kbps | tracks: 11 | Scans | 46:46 | ~ 253 Mb & 116 Mb
Label: Polygram | 5% recovery record | First release: 1974 | Folk oratorio for voice, chorus and orchestra

Live recording of two Mikis Theodorakis' works for symphonic orchestra, folk and tenor voices and chorus. The poet Angelos Sikelianos wrote "Spiritual march" and Mikis composed a folk oratorio. The London Symphonic Orchestra is conducted by the composer and the voices are Maria Farandouri, Antonis Kaloyiannis and tenor Yiannis Theoharis. With the participation of New Opera Chorus and GWALIA men chorus. The Ode for Symphonic Orchestra "Oedipus Rex (Tyrannos)", inspired from the homonymous Sophocles' tragedy, is recorded in the three last tracks. Enjoy a rare Theodorakis' album.
Posted By : Speedyclick | Date : 20 Aug 2013 02:07:42 | Comments : 2

Kostas Hatzis - Stone and light (2CD, 1994)
EAC Rip | FLAC (image & cue & log) & mp3 @ 320 kbps | tracks: 31 | Scans | 1:12:20 | ~ 457 Mb & 184 Mb
Label: Philips | 5% recovery record | First release: 1972 | Greek folk songs, gypsy, ballads

A rare album of the greek-gypsy songwriter, singer and guitar virtuoso Kostas Hatzis, with 31 songs of social, antimilitaristic and anti-racist content. Hatzis is one of the most significant composers in the Greek social song and has an over 50 year brilliant career. He was the first to impose the "voice-guitar" style and has recorded more than 40 live albums. "Stone and light" (Petra ke fos) is one of the very few Hatzis' studio albums and all the songs included are arranged for orchestra and voice. Enjoy an outstanding, unique gypsy voice, backed by beautiful music.
Posted By : Speedyclick | Date : 13 Aug 2013 19:24:22 | Comments : 1

Yiannis Vogiatzis - 25 Great Successes (1992)
EAC Rip | FLAC (image & cue & log) & mp3 @ 320 kbps | tracks: 25 | Covers | 1:12:35 | ~ 424 Mb & 173 Mb
Label: Philips | 5% recovery record | Original recordings | Greek light songs, folk

Yiannis Vogiatzis is a greek singer and actor who enjoyed a huge popularity during the 60s and 70s. His voice is powerful, rich and expressive and he is considered as one of the last representatives of the so-called "light song", that was famous in Europe before the explosion of the pop music at the 60s and the folk (laika) music in greece. This best-of collection includes unforgettable top hits of Yiannis Vogiatzis composed by legends like Mikis Theodorakis, Manos Hadjidakis, Mimis Plessas, Giorgos Mouzakis, Gerasimos Lavranos and many more. Enjoy a collector's item in lossless.
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Posted By : Speedyclick | Date : 13 Aug 2013 19:20:56 | Comments : 2

Giorgos Dalaras - The last years (4CD, 2009)
EAC Rip | FLAC (image & cue & log) & mp3 @ 320 kbps | tracks: 46 | Scans | 2:41:47 | ~ 1,2 Gb & 441 Mb
Label: Universal | 5% recovery record | World, folk, rebetika

Excellent compilation with 46 songs selected from live and studio albums of the lead greek singer Giorgos Dalaras, released in the last 15 years. The collection includes 4 thematic CDs with the titles: "The most beautiful ballads", "Rebetika and Laika songs", "Desert villages" and "Political songs and ballads of the Mediterrannean". A really versatile compilation with a great variety of styles and many live duets of Dalaras with prominent greek and international artists. Enjoy a delightful musical journey with the multi-talented Giorgos Dalaras.
Posted By : matcque | Date : 09 Aug 2013 05:54:26 | Comments : 1

Giorgos Dalaras - Gia Ta Tragoudia Ki Ego Ftaio - The 45 RPM Songs Collection (1993)
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks) | CUE | Log | Covers | MINOS-EMI 7243 4 80082 2 0 | 449 MB
Fine collection of Dalaras' singles and B-Sides from 1968 to 1993.