Solidarity concert by Andreas Lafis

lafis1Andreas Lafis, the singer from Galatas expressed his solidarity to the workers of Greek National Radio & Television ERT, that are on strike, for over three months. Andreas gave a touching concert on September 12th in the occupied, by the workers, building of ERT in Athens.

For nearly two hours, Andreas Lafis performed popular songs by Mikis Theodorakis, Manos Hadjidakis, Stavros Xarchakou, Manos Loizos, City Moutsi, Dimitri Papadimitriou, Socrates Malama and many others, Andreas  said “Our music. This is our tradition. It is culture what we export. Nobody can harm us.  We have the power to achieve whatever we want. ”  The singer from Troizene referring to strikers ERT, said “Good luck to the workers of ERT in their struggle. People say  that shutting down the National TV brings memories of junta. I do not know if it’s a heavy expression or not, but when you sit home, watching TV and suddenly you see black, it’s very bad for our democracy. ”

The concert and the songs were performed by Andreas Lafi  are very beautiful and worth’s the effort  to connect your speakers to your computer and watch the concert throughout.