Friday 19 July 2019
The jazz composer and musician Billy Pod (Vassilis Podaras) presents his first album, Drums to Heal Society, released in February, at the SNFCC.
In his first solo release, which has already attracted international media attention and garnered excellent reviews, Billy Pod fuses contemporary jazz and electropop, rock and free improv, creating a modern, prismatic sound.
Best known as the drummer of The Next Step Quintet, as well as from his participation in several jazz groups, Billy Pod is one of the busiest drummers in the Greek music scene. He has performed in concert venues and festivals all over Europe, America and Asia.
Vassilis Podaras (Billy Pod), drums
Kimon Karoutzos, double bass
Michalis Tsiftsis, guitar
Yiannis Papadopoulos, piano
Jannis Anastasakis, electronics
Friday 19/07 | 21.00