In this year's Velvet Bus, three well known bands will participate, sponsored by Heineken, all three aknowledged in the independent alternative scene (The Callas, The Velvoids, Le Page) along with a newly presented female band (Nasty Beach). Friday 13th May, Athens: 4 Years Velvet Bus, "Reunion" at six d.o.g.s, FREE ENTRANCE

Velvet Bus is a one of its kind Greek nationwide musical movement.

We are talking about a moving festival that has evolved not only into one of the most important activity of the VELVET team, but also into one of the most special and imaginative projects that take place once a year in Greece. The connection between the capital and other greek cities is always a difficult thing to achieve but Velvet Bus has succeeded in making it true with its own special way. So, on the stage of Six D.O.G.S My Wet Calvin, Victory Collapse, The Boy, Felizol, Berlin Brides, The Callas, Exposed by Observers, Le Page, The Velvoids, Nasty Beach, MicrOOndaS will perform. Moreover this special night the team of  Days of Leisure, Daze & Pleasure (Aggeliki Chatzi and Konstantinia Vafeiadou) will give a dancing performance. This team also performed during the Velvet Bus (2010).

The event will begin at 20:00.

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The Velvet Bus 2011 will be travelling from 29th April till 13th May, to the following Greek cities:

Friday 29th April, Volos: Warehouse - multi space «Apothiki»

Saturday 30th April, Kavala: Alice has the wrong boyfriend

Sunday 1st May, Serres: Cafe-Bar Goya

Monday 2nd May, Thessaloniki: Partizan

Tuesday 3rd May, Patra: Stone Bar

Wednesday 4th May , Lagadia Arcadias: Café Platanos

Friday 6th May, Heraklio: Blow Up

Saturday 7th May, Dromonero Chania: Eleourgion - Art Factory

*At the end of the tour Velvet Bus will cooperate with the photo festival Photometria (, presenting the winners of the 2010 contest, with a photo exhibition at the cultural space Eleourgion - Art factory (Dromonero Chania).



La Page
Berlin Brides
The Callas
Nasty Beach
The Velvoids