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Messages from Neos Kosmos readers to Diana Rouvas

The elections may have been taking place in Greece, but most Greek Australians were focused on another type of voting that would determine the winner of the Voice. No sooner …

Life

Smoking Figs: a group of professionals redefining their identity through music

When Con Koulouris thinks back to the 80’s, namely the year 1987, he has very fond memories. After all, it was the year he married his beloved wife of 32 …

Life

Greek Australian Diana Rouvas wins The Voice Australia 2019

Greek Australian Diana Rouvas has won The Voice Australia 2019! The victory comes with a cash prize worth $100,000 and a recording contract with EMI Music. She was the only …

Life

WHAT’S ON Guide: Greek-inspired events across Australia, 5 July onward

VIC PIZZA & MOVIE NIGHT This Sunday 7 July St Panteleimon Greek Orthodox Church (19 Herbert St, Dandenong) is hosting a pizza and movie night at 4.30 pm. The first film being …

Life

Don’t miss these August full moon festivities

The August full moon is one of the best times to visit the antiquities and museums of Greece. A popular initiative by the Greek Ministry of Culture, running since 2002, …

Sport

Cristiano Ronaldo’s favourite old Greek song

Cristiano Ronaldo spent a week-long vacation with his family at Costa Navarino in the southern Peloponnese. Daily Espresso states that the Portuguese football superstar fell in love with a 1967 …

News

Greek composer and master bouzouki player, Stelios Vamvakaris has passed away, aged 72

The great Greek composer and bouzouki player, Stelios Vamvakaris passed away on Monday, aged 72. The son of rebetiko legend Markos Vamvakaris was born in Piraeus on 2 March, 1947. …

Life

Musician Paul Psarras releases his “Black and Blue”

Grammy nominated arranger, producer, songwriter and performer Paul Psarras was thrust into music and dance at an early age. Whether playing traditional Greek music with his twin brother or listening …

Features

Thessaloniki Psy-Rock trio Naxatras tours Down Under

One of the most important names the international Psychedelic Rock scene has to offer comes from Greece. Thessaloniki trio, Naxatras, within less than a decade have managed to reach well …

Life

Singer Héllena’s new single calls on Britain to return Parthenon Marbles

Singer Héllena is getting political in her latest single. Titled ‘The Parthenon Marbles (bring them back)’, as the name suggests, the song is both inspired by and dedicated to the …