July is always hot in Greece, but it’s even hotter now thanks to these amazing music events!

Summer is filled with open-air concerts in most Greek cities, with the largest urban areas hosting special guests from abroad. Pop, rock, classical, jazz, hip-hop, dance, and world music are filling our weekly routine, with concerts and festivals making us ecstatic.
We’ve gathered some of the greatest acts happening this July, which most of our team will definitely attend. Enjoy live performances from some of the truuuuly big names below!


Peggy Gou & Friends
Location: Faliro Sports Pavilion Arena, Palaio Faliro
Date: 12 July 2024

(It Goes Like) Nanana! EJEKT Festival presents superstar DJ Peggy Gou at Faliro Sports Pavilion. With a lineup handpicked by her, the South Korean DJ, singer and record producer from Berlin will be accompanied by Ryan Elliott, Mogwaa and more artists.

From Deep House to minimal trance, and from spacey techno to loopy acid, this promises to be the dance night of your summer.

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Plastiras Lake Festival 2024
Location: Lake Plastiras, Karditsa
Date: 14 – 16 July 2024

For all the music lovers out there! The 1st Plastiras Lake Festival kicks off July 11th-14th, 2024 at the idyllic Lake Plastiras in Greece. This new festival promises an unforgettable experience with music, camping, and scenic beauty. Get the chance to enjoy great music from Greek bands and artists, outdoor fun, and stunning lakeside views!

The line-up is featuring Pavlos Pavlidis, Giannis Aggelakas, Villagers of Ioannina City, Matoula Zamani and Eisvoleas – among others.

See the three-day schedule and learn more here!


The Smashing Pumpkins w. special guest: Tom Morello
Location: Peace and Friendship Stadium, Piraeus
Date: 16 July 2024

The World Is A Vampire! The Smashing Pumpkins, the ultimate alternative rock band of the ‘90s, are bringing their world tour to Athens, on July 16th, 2024 at the Peace and Friendship Stadium.

An unforgettable experience for fans of the band, as The Smashing Pumpkins are known for their energetic live shows, and this one is sure to be no exception. Opening the show will be world-renowned and groundbreaking artist Tom Morello. For those who don’t know him, Morello is a guitarist, singer, and songwriter who has been a part of some of the most iconic rock bands of all time, including Rage Against the Machine and Audioslave.

Tickets for the concert are on sale now. Don’t miss your chance to see one of the greatest rock bands of all time live in Greece!


Massive Attack, Beak, Mount Kimbie | Release Athens Festival
Location:, Athens
Date: 17 July 2024

Release Athens Festival 2024 welcomes Massive Attack, Beak, and Mount Kimbie on Wednesday, July 17th, at Plateia Nerou! This stellar lineup is a must-see for fans of trip-hop, electronica, krautrock, and more.

3D and Daddy G will return to Greece with an array of talented vocalists, performing songs from their five iconic studio albums. Don’t miss Geoff Barrow’s (of Portishead) band, Beak, who have just released a critically acclaimed new LP. Additionally, the innovative duo Mount Kimbie, known for their captivating post-dubstep and electronic rock soundscapes, will also take the stage.

These British artists are set to deliver one of the coolest nights of the summer. Be there!

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