Quantic & Ondatropica | Athens | May 30

British-born, New York-based DJ and producer Will Holland, aka Quantic, known for his beat-heavy, funk-derived dance-inspiring music, presents Colombian band Ondatropica in an what promises to be an explosive performance at Gazarte in Athens.


Cult Greek Films | Athens | May 29

The Astor movie theater in downtown Athens will be screening three often overlooked or under-appreciated Greek films that have risen to cult status on Monday, May 29.

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Athens by Bike | Athens | May 28

Cities for Cycling is a citizens’ group that campaigns for measures that will help make the country’s cities more bicycle-friendly. It is organizing a free tour of the center of Athens on Sunday, May 28.


Tommy Genesis | Athens | May 27

Self-proclaimed “fetish rapper” Tommy Genesis, a Vancouver-born hip-hop artist best known for her outspoken and often explicit manner and lyrics, will perform at the Six Dogs venue in Athens on Saturday, May 27.



Cypriots join hands to demand solution

Greek and Turkish Cypriots hold hands on Saturday as they gathered across the Ledras main crossing point inside the United Nations bufferzone in the divided capital of Nicosia, urging rival leaders of the two communities to “Unite Cyprus Now.” The gathering was held after United Nations envoy Espen Barth Eide called off talks with the rival leaders, dashing hopes that a solution could be found after two months of intensive talks to end the 43-year division of the eastern Mediterranean island. [Petros Karadjias/AP]