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Myrtia - Mairi Linda

Mairi Linda sings Myrtia, a Greek song composed by Mikis Theodorakis, with lyrics written by Nikos Gatsos. The title of the song Myrtia refers to a female name, Myrto, but also translates to myrtle. The story behind the song is quite interesting: In 1957, Theodorakis was living between Athens and Paris. At some point, when […]

De thelo pia na ksanartheis - Mairi Linda

Mairi Linda sings the song De thelo pia na ksanartheis, a Greek song which means I don’t want you to come ever again. The song De thelo pia na ksanartheis, is a classic Greek song, belonging to laika songs; however, it represents the genre of the light laika (elafrolaika) Greek songs, whose main composer was Manolis Chiotis, the […]