Traditional Greek Music Radio Podcast

Episode 13: Μακεδονικά II (Eastern Macedonia)

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Episode 13: Μακεδονικά II (Eastern Macedonia)
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Αγάπη, Τσίπουρο, Μπουζούκι & Roll is back to the Greek Macedonia! However, now we shall travel East, closer to the borders with Trace! Here, we will get in contact with a mysterious musical tradition, which only now is started to be well studied. So, Dear Listeners, please hop on this explorative trip through Eastern Macedonia […]

Traditional Greek Music Radio Podcast

Episode 12: Greek Progressive Rock (special)

Balkan Hotspot Radio
Episode 12: Greek Progressive Rock (special)
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Αγάπη, Τσίπουρο, Μπουζούκι & Roll went psychedelic! That’s right Dear Listeners, we are about to land in the planet of Greek Progressive Rock. This musical genre initiated in the United Kingdom during the mid 60s. It flourished between the creation of the first synthesizers and a period of great political turmoil. It brought Rock music […]

Traditional Greek Music Radio Podcast

Episode 9: Ηπειρώτικα (Epirus)

Balkan Hotspot Radio
Episode 9: Ηπειρώτικα (Epirus)
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Dear Listeners, Αγάπη, Τσίπουρο, Μπουζούκι & Roll is about to take you to the other side of Greek culture: we will depart from Smyrna to the traditional music of Epirus! Between both, an unexpected connection arises, deep from the origins of an art called music. However, the landscape is now totally different. Luckly, we can […]

Midnight Marauders #7: Revolutions

This week we bring to you a very special and important episode: revolutions. Last Saturday, on the 25th of April, we celebrated two historical events. In Italy, on the 25th of April 1945, the National Liberation Committeedeclared insurgency against all fascists regimes. This date was chosen as Italy’s Liberation Day, commemorating the end of the […]

Midnight Marauders #5: Home Edition

We bring to you a new edition of our program: home edition. With our three special guests, we discuss how our reality has shifted with this new COVID-19 pandemic. Together, we travel to Japan with Carmen, to Brazil with Lauren and Spain with Cristina. Stay safe and enjoy our show!! Side-note: Although Japan has declared […]

Midnight Marauders #3: Artificial Intelligence

In this new edition of Midnight Marauders, we brought to you our guest Felicia. Together, we shared some of our ideas and concerns about this week’s topic: artificial intelligence. Hence, we reflected on the impact of technologies and artificial intelligence on society and humanity as we know it. Inês and Pablo

Midnight Marauders #2: Sex Edition

On Thursday, we celebrated the Internation Condom Day with a special Sex Edition of our radio program. For this reason, we invited two very important guests, Valerio and Alma. Valerio is a volunteer in the organization Check Point, creating a documentary about the different perceptions around sex. Alma is the creator of the project “Fabric […]