TODAY IN PAPHOS - FRIDAY 20 SEPTEMBER

SIMPLY RED TRIBUTE by Fairground - 6 Piece Band

Friday 20 September 7.30pm

Tala Amphitheatre Paphos

Tickets: €19

Ticket Outlets: Tala Amphitheatre Cafe, Visteria Kiosk Tala, Computer SOS Chlorakas, Britania Kiosk Peyia.

Box Office: Tel: 96818066, online tickets (no handling fee) www.kendallevents.com Email: karen@kendallevents.com

Information: www.paphosmusiclovers.com

Gates: 6.30pm Concert: 7.30pm No cool boxes, café/bar on site. Don’t forget your cushion

The UK’s No.1 tribute to Simply Red. Also, winner of the National Tribute Awards for Darren Alboni for his amazing accuracy in his tribute to Mick Hucknall, where Darren’s vocal talent was hailed as ‘exceptional’, and is often mistaken for the real thing. Performing as Mick Hucknall since 1991, Darren also became a winner on Granada Television series ‘’Stars in their Eyes’’. Darren and his five-piece band including backing vocals will keep you mesmerized and entertained all evening. Including all your favourite Simply Red hits. Including ‘Holding Back the Years’, Money’s Too Tight to Mention’, ‘Fairground’, If You Don’t Know Me by Now’, ‘Something Got Me Started’, ‘The Air that I Breath’, Never Never Love’ and many, many more.

Directions: The amphitheatre is located in a park at the top of Tala Village, north of Paphos town.

CELEBRATE WITH US

5 years Technopolis 20 with Jazzologia Cyprus Big Band

Sunday 22 September 8pm

Technopolis 20 Garden Paphos

Tickets: €12 / €7

Box Office: Tel: 70002420 (calls only)

Information: www.paphosmusiclovers.com

Technopolis 20 invites you to celebrate its 5 years birthday with the Jazzologia Cyprus Big Band. The Jazzologia Big Band repertoire consists of historic compositions and arrangements by the pioneers of Jazz Big Band music as well as contemporary works written for this kind of orchestras. Additionally, the Jazzologia Big Band will present for the first time Cypriot traditional pieces, arranged by the Cypriot composer Aris Antoniadis. Sponsor: Deputy Ministry of Tourism.

Directions: Head into town from the Debenhams roundabout and turn right just before the Makarios statue, over the crossroads then right again just past the big white court building, and the venue will be found 200M on the right with parking on the left. TECHNOPOLIS 20 Cultural Centre, 18 Nikolaou Nikolaidi Avenue, 8010 Paphos. Tel: 70002420. www.technopolis20.com. Facebook: @technopolis20.

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SOUND TRADITION - English Folk Songs (unaccompanied voices)

Thursday 26 September 8pm

Let Them Eat Cake Paphos

Tickets: €15

Box Office: Tel: 99156605

Online Tickets and Information: www.paphosmusiclovers.com

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Part of the World Music Festival organised by Paphos Music Lovers.

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Programme includes: songs based on the English folk tradition, they will perform lively chorus songs to lilting ballads, and from medieval times to the modern day.

Sound Tradition is an acappella folk foursome (Linda Baddley, David Bartlett, Catherine Legg and Jason Rosser) singing in glorious harmony, with occasional harmonium or percussion. They have proudly been a support act for such English folk music luminaries as Martin Carthy, Dave Swarbrick, Chris Wood and Roy Bailey but also enjoy the main stage in their own right. Hailing from East Anglia, Sound Tradition’s growing reputation has seen them perform at clubs and festivals across England. They have recorded three CD’s Under the Moon (2012), Blackbird (2014) and Well Met, My Friend (2017). Visit the band’s website at www.soundtradition.co.uk

Directions: Let Them Eat Cake is situated in the café area opposite the Paphos Town Hall and park. It is close to Fettas and Koutourou Tavernas, Labyrinthos Wine Bar and near to Muse Cafe. From the direction of Geroskipou, pass the CYTA Offices and turn immediately left and drive down the left side of the park. From the direction of Kennedy Square turn right before the CYTA Offices and drive down the left side of the park. Parking can be found along this street; off the street that goes to Muse Cafe i.e. on the right-hand side opposite the back entrance of Let Them Eat Cake, and further along in the Muse Café area.

PAPHOS FOLK CLUB

Thursday 3 October 8pm

Phoenix Social Club Paphos

Entrance: Free to members, €2 for non-members

Information: Tel: 26273076 / 99908241. wwwpaphosmusiclovers.com

Paphos folk night is on the first Thursday of the month and includes folk, world music, light pop and country & western. A sound system is provided and recitations, drum machines and backing tracks are not allowed. Intending performers should pre-book their spots with Phil Willcock. Tel: 99908241. Food is available.

Directions: From the roundabout at Kings Mall take the east exit, opposite Tombs of the Kings road. At the traffic lights by the big church, turn right. At the T junction turn right. The venue will be found one block along on the right, on the corner - THE PHOENIX SOCIAL CLUB, 5 Ikarou Street, Kato Paphos. Tel: 26272524. Email: info@phoenixclubpaphos.com. www.phoenixclubpaphos.com. Facebook: @ThePhoenixSocialClubPafos

RUMBA ATTACK

Sunday 6 October 6.30pm

La Scala De Paphos

Tickets: €12

Box Office: Tel: 99632346

Online Tickets & Information: www.paphosmusiclovers.com

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Part of the World Music Festival organised by Paphos Music Lovers

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Rumba Attack is a Cyprus-based music group consisting of Constantinos Lyras and Memnon Arestis on guitars, and Savvas Thoma on cajon / percussion. The Trio performs original instrumental compositions as well as select covers, in their distinctive Flamenco-Rumba style, blended with sounds from Middle Eastern origins, Rock and Bossanova. During their live shows they regularly feature guests including vocals, lyra, trumpet, flute, saxophone and various percussion and have also collaborated with local dance schools. Performances include Cyprus Rialto World Music Festival 2019, Athens Technopolis Jazz Festival, Cyprus World Music & Jazz Showcase, TedXLimassol, 100 Guitars Concert, Fengaros Festival, Afro Banana Festival, Windcraft Festival and Pafos Ethnic Music Festival. They are currently recording their debut studio album due to be released in 2019. Videos: www.rumbaattack.com/videos

Directions: Head into town from the Debenhams roundabout and turn right at the two Dima lighting shops, then left at the kiosk just past Domino’s Pizza and immediately right and the venue will be found on the right. LA SCALA DE PAPHOS, Paphos Academy of Fine Arts, Thetidos Street, Paphos. Contact: Tel: 99632346. Email: babaji@cytanet.com.cy.