Country of origin:
Type of music:
World Music: traditional Greek/Pop
Most recent album, Immortal Water (2010)
Belly-dance music (though updated)
80% covers & trad./20% own
Funky belly music with great vocals. Lively fun world pop. Lead singer has a strong voice just made for this kind of singing. I did find, though, that one disc of it was enough for me. (Neile)
Recommended first album:
1990—Shanachie Records—SH 64022
Recommended for world music fans
Chris Lawrence and George Sempepos
This album is great fun. Lively. (Neile)
Recommended for those who loved the first album and want more. (Neile)
More of the same fun music. (Neile)
The soundtrack for the film Smoke includes one track from Greek Fire. Also, an unreleased track of the band was included in a compilation CD of Balkan music for the humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders.
Thanks to Marisa Woods for work on this entry.
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