Thu 22 Feb

Irene Skylakaki | Katerine Duska

18:00

Irene Skylakaki |

Irene Skylakaki is a London-based singer-songwriter with a velvet voice and a gift for building catchy folk-rock songs, teeming with astonishingly beautiful melodies. Irene has released two critically acclaimed albums, Wrong Direction (2012) and Before Dawn (2014), and her third album Matterless is due for release in 2017. 

Matterless was produced by Danton Supple (Coldplay, U2, Morrissey, Patti Smith, Ed Harcourt), and features musicians such as Richard Jupp (Elbow). Irene’s debut single In the Light reached the top of the Greek iTunes charts and her songs have been featured in TV commercials, as well as film soundtracks. 

Irene has performed as a supporting act for artists such as Macy Gray, Jessie Ware, Beirut, Daughter, Cass McCombs, Toploader and Archive. Her festival performances have included the Rockwave, En Lefko, Swanbourne and Release Festival, and in 2012, she was one of the youngest artists ever to perform at the Athens Concert Hall Garden.

Katerine Duska |

Katerine Duska is a Canadian-Greek singer/songwriter currently residing in Athens, Greece, her critically acclaimed debut album ‘Embodiment’ was released in 2015 by EMI/ Universal Records and the EP  ‘Embodiment Revisits’ followed in 2017.

Born and raised in Montreal, Canada, by Greek parents, she was introduced to a wide range of musical influences from pop, soul and r&b to folk and classical music, her own musical style has been described as indie-pop meets neo-soul and her trademark soulful rasp as something reminiscent of Amy Winehouse

She has appeared in many music festivals in Greece,  such as Rockwave Festival with Craig Walker (former Archive), Meteora Music Festival & Resistance Festival, alongside Yasmine Hamdan and in 2016, she supported LP ‘s concert in Athens as well as Imam Baildi’s show at the O2 Academy Islington, in London.