The Magic Bus hails from Lividia City in Greece, and have recently released a second video clip from their debut album. The track Κοντό Φιτίλι (Short Fuse).
The Magic Bus started its journey in 2017. Since then, it covered many miles and played live in many cities, sharing the stage with some of the Greek scene’s most well-known bands. This year The Bus steered towards its first album recording, titled To Kastro (The Castle). The track Παραμύθι (Fairy Tale)
«…an inexplicable urge slept within for so long…«C»
The Castle opens its gates once more: The Greek rockers The Magic Bus just released their second video clip from their debut album, inviting us to join an emotional ride through the protagonist’s feelings while nature mirrors these emotions with natural phenomena… Ignite the Κοντό Φιτίλι and let the explosion blow you away!
The Song: Music by Ermis Soultanopoulos, Lyrics by Valantis Dafkos.
The Video Clip: Direction and 1st Camera by Valantis Dafkos, 2nd Camera by Thanos Kostakopoulos, Montage / Edit / Production by Athina Papagianni.
The Magic Bus line-up:
Lead & backing vocals – Valantis Dafkos (also in Redeye Caravan, peculiar three, Beyond this Earth)
Guitars & backing vocals – Ermis Soultanopoulos (also in Nox Die)
Bass – Dina Argiriou (also in Nox Die)
Drums – Paris Gatsios (also in Redeye Caravan, Peculiar Three, Beyond This Earth)
album tracklist & credits
1. Κοντό Φιτίλι (Konto Fitili / Short Fuze)
2. Ταξίδι Εντός (Taksidi Entos / Inner Journey)
3. Το Σπίτι του Αστερίωνα (To Spiti tu Asteriona / The House of Asterion)
4. Ψυχοστασία (Psichostasia / Weighing of Soul)
5. Το Κάστρο (To Kastro / The Castle)
6. Παραμύθι (Paramithi / Fairytale)
7. Σκονισμένα Μυστικά (Skonismena Mistika / Dusty Secrets)
8. Η Πράσινη Νεράιδα (I Prasini Neraida / The Green Fairy)
9. Υφαντόκοσμος (Ifadokosmos / Weaveworld)
10. Στη Γη της Επαγγελίας (Sti Gi tis Epagelias / At the Promised Land)
11. Το Πλοίο των Τρελών (To Plio ton trelon / The Ship of Fools)
All Music by Ermis Soultanopoulos, all Lyrics by Valantis Dafkos.
Recordings & Production: Locomotive Sound studio (Lamia, Greece)
Producer: Ektoras Sohos
Special Guest: Mantis Savvidis – Bouzouki (on “The Ship of Fools”)
Artwork: Dinos Adamopoulos
Logo & Layout: Sotiris Kotsonis
Photo: Tasos Palamidas