Athens World Music Festival
2013 July 15, 16, 17, 18, 19
Athens - Technopolis Gazi
The Athens World Music Festival (P.I.I.G.S.), powered by Kosmos 93.6 fm.
This year, the festival has the distinctive thematic title “P.I.I.G.S.” since it is dedicated to the rich music tradition of the 5 European countries that were hit the hardest from the recent economic crisis (Portugal, Italy, Ireland, Greece, Spain).
The “P.I.I.G.S.” will have the opportunity to show the world that their culture and music is a fundamental pillar of the both the European and the global music and cultural heritage.
This year’s lineup includes: Portugal (Andre Maia Band, Cristina Branco), Italy (Encardia, Nueva Compania di Canto Popolare), Ireland (Realta, Altan), Greece (Christi Stasinopoulou & Stathis Caliviotis “Greekadelia”, Mario), Spain (Xarnege, Lenacay).
Art direction: Marios Strofalis