Αγάπανθος [Agapanthos]

Agapanthos (Αγάπανθος) were a Greek folk-rock/art-rock band that was active as a recording unit during the mid-1970s and again during the mid-1980s. The band released a single and self-titled album circa 1975/76 on EMI/Columbia and a second album, Επιστροφή στις ρίζες, in 1984 on Diskografikos Sineterismos Kallitehnon. The constant member through both iterations was bassist/vocalist Theodoros Trifonas.

Members: Θεόδωρος Τρύφωνας [Theodoros Trifonas] (bass, vocals), Στέφανος Δεκεριάν [Stefanos Dekerian] (guitar, 1975-76), Ντόριαν Κόκκας [Dorian Kokkas] (drums, vocals, 1975-76), Χάρης Κατσιμίχας [Haris Katsimihas] (vocals, 1975-76), Τζίμης Βατικιώτης [Jimis Vatikiotis] (guitar), Θανάσης Μπίκος [Thanasis Bikos], Γιάννης Γιοκαρίνης [Giannis Giokarinis] (keyboards, 1984), Χαρά Αργυροπούλου [Hara Argyropoulou] (vocals, 1984), Γιάννης Δρόλαπας [Giannis Drolapas] (guitar, 1984), Μάκης Αναστασόπουλος [Makis Anastasopoulos] (guitar, 1984), Ζαφείρης Τσίναλης [Zafiris Tsinalis] (drums), Βαγγέλης Μπόντας [Vangelis Bontas] (drums, 1984)

Discography:

  • “Η μπαλάντα της Ελένης” / “Σαν όνειρο” (1975)
  • Αγάπανθος (1976)
  • Επιστροφή στις ρίζες (1984)

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