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Greece to celebrate European double whammy

Athens, Greece, the European Capital of Culture.
Athens, Greece, the European Capital of Culture. Image by Helen Cook / CC BY-SA 2.0

On the 21st of June Greece the European Music Day will coincide with the 30th anniversary of Athens being chosen as the first European Capital of Culture. This will be celebrated with special events, including traditional and modern music performances and more than 500 bands and artists taking part. The events will take place in the streets, squares and parks across Greece.  Read more: greece.greekreporter.com