V.A. - Great Rebetika Songs (4CD, 2012)
EAC Rip | FLAC (image & cue & log) & mp3 @ 320 kbps | tracks: 60 | Scans | 3:08:52 | ~ 1,23 Gb & 456 Mb
Label: Bestend AE | 5% recovery record | Original remastered recordings | Genre: Greek rebetika, world
"Rebetika" are greek folk songs that embody characteristics, behaviors, morals and ethics associated with a specific culture. Among the composers of rebetika are some of the greater names of the greek musical pantheon like Markos Vamvakaris, Vasilis Tsitsanis, Dimitris Gogos or "Bayianderas", Giorgos Mitsakis and many others. Contempory greek folk music has its roots at these wonderful songs. Rebetika are for Greece what are the Blues for US and Fados for Portugual. This compilation includes the most popular rebetika, in their original recordings of 30's, 40's and 50's. Enjoy some of the treasures of greek music with legendary interpreters, ripped in lossless from a new remastered release.