Lavrentis Machairitsas

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Lavrentis Machairitsas (Greek: Λαυρέντης Μαχαιρίτσας; 5 November 1956 – 9 September 2019) was a Greek rock musician and songwriter. He was born in Volos, Thessaly. Machairitsas began his solo career in 1989 as a writer and performer. His first album was O Magapas Kai I Sagapo, released by Minos-EMI. In 1991 he released Didymoteicho Blues, which was certified Gold. In 2016, Machairitsas performed at the Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College in New York during AKTINA's Greek Music Journey concert series.[1]

Machaititsas died on 9 September 2019 of a heart attack in Athens at the age of 62.[2]

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  1. "Lavrentis Machairitsas Captures The Hearts of All during Aktina's Greek Music Journey". Retrieved 16 September 2016.
  2. Greek rock star Lavrentis Machairitsas passes away