Dimitris James Basdanis is a Greece musician, songwriter and guitar instructor and pounding member of the bands Stichovoli and Programmed To Rock (PTR) and member of the band Schema. James Badanis is a Greek modern fusion guitarist with a special (eastern) Anatolian sound!
Badanis is member of various bands and side projects. Seasoned performer with over 500 (and counting) live concerts and gigs all over Greece and in Australia. Creator (composer) of several recordings and original songs heard in theater plays and in the radio. Diddycoy is his last Ep and now Basdanis offers 5 free downloads (Redeem Codes) from Bandcamp! The readers must send Permafrost a mail and five lucky persons would get a free code!
A year after his debut album Kaemos, composer and guitarist James Basdanis continues his productive musical journey with a new EP titled Diddycoy. These instrumental songs that James Basdanis wrote during the post-release time of Kaemos and performed them Live with the Anatolian trio in several cities in Greece.
The track list:
Three instrumental tracks with the special eastern guitar sound feature the special musical aesthetic of their creator. Each of the pieces is a story. A combination of emotion and technique in a blend of east and west. James’s musical style plays’ between rock, jazz and Greek traditional music.
The tracks were recorded Live in Ioannina (Rana Studio) by Anatolian Trio, with James Basanis (guitar), Nick Tangas (Bass) and George Memos (Drums). Additional recording by Alex Dosis (Keys) at The Conium and by Sophia Kakkou (Percussion (recorded by Vangelis Karapetros in Pazl Studio, Athens)) at Diddycoy. James Basdanis himself signs the orchestration of the songs. Cover photo: Nikos Pantazaras and production: JBMusic.