Live concerts and music festivals in Athens that we are more than eager to go to this June.

Music festivals are back on track and we can’t hide our excitement! This summer, live concerts and festivals in Greece have returned, covering a wide range of music styles and appetites. Our team selects some of its favourites and presents them to you. We’ll certainly meet you somewhere out there. Have fun!

Plisskën Festival
Location: Technopolis City of Athens
Dates: 12 & 13 June 2022

Athens’ awesome Plisskën Festival, one of the most innovative and exciting multi-genre festivals in Greece, returns with some of the world’s most iconic artists, alongside some of the best up-and-coming talents.

This year’s headline appearances include the critically acclaimed Caribou, the outstanding Bonobo, the Brit rapper Slowthai and Polo & Pan. The line-up also includes boy pablo, Jay Electronica, Mala Rodríguez, DJ Python, Beach Bunny, Yves Tumor, keiyaA, KOKOKO!, LCY, Space Afrika among many other artists. You can’t miss it!

For more information and tickets click here.

Release Athens Festival
Location: Plateia Nerou, Athens
Date: 15 June 2022

A beloved fellow in Greece and one of the most exciting live acts in the world is back in Athens. And indeed, what’s left to be said about the legacy of Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds? With a discography unmatched by most of their peers and an almost endless series of classic songs.

On the same day, Mogwai, one of the greatest post-rock acts, will confirm their never-ending consistency, while Fontaines D.C., one of the hottest post-punk/ rock bands right now in the music scene, will step on stage as well. Sugar For The Pill and Royal Arch from Greece will be playing amongst this dreamy line-up.

For more information and tickets click here.

SNF Nostos
Location: SNFCC, Athens
Date: 24 June 2022

Every summer SNF Nostos invites us to get together at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC). This year, the Great Lawn Stage will welcome the British R&B pop sensation of Jorja Smith, performing for the first time in Greece. The lovely 24-year-old singer will visit us, just after her appearance at the Primavera Sound festival in Barcelona.

The international line-up also includes Greek-Australian rapper Masked Wolf and local favorite Good Job Nicky. The entrance is free.

For more info visit SNF Nostos.

Ejekt Festival
Location: O.A.K.A., Athens
Date: 29 June 2022

Ejekt Festival welcomes back Muse. The British superstars will be the headliners of this year’s line-up. The absolute mega rock act of our era, with a long list of massive hits, will definitely present a stunning show for the tour of their upcoming album. 

Yungblud, the new explosive star of British music, the guitar-driven alternative rock band of Nothing But Thieves, and of course our beloved Danish-greek elf Danai Nielsen, will be there as well, completing the line up.

For more information and tickets click here.