Genres: Heavy Rock / Stoner
Label: ROAR! Rock Of Angels Records
Yannis Passas – Vocals / Guitars
Nikos “Lizard” Chalkousis (Andromeda Movement, ex- Lucky Funeral)
Petros Kotsidas – Drums
BEGGARS – Rock ‘n’ Roll band EST. 2010
2011: “BACK TO BASICS…”: The band’s first full length album featuring the hit single “Dove” that helped the band reach the Greek rock map.
2013: “THE TRUTH”: The band’s second album that was embraced by the public, resulting in a massive Greek and Cypriot tour of more than 90 gigs.
2014: “DESPERATE ROCK ‘N’ ROLL”: The band’s third album continuing the success of “The Truth” resulting in the second Greek-Cypriot tour of more than 70 gigs.
2015: “DEVIL’S HIGHWAY”: 4rth release for BEGGARS was distributed by METAL HAMMER Greece throughout the country, reaching this way platinum status selling over 12.000 copies.
2016: “IT’S ALL ABOUT ROCK ‘N’ ROLL 2010-2015”: By Records On Top for Greece. Compilation album.
The band has shared the stage with acts such as: THIN LIZZY, ERIC BURDON, THE GODFATHERS, Red Fang and has participated in festivals such us: OUT & LOUD Festival 2016 (Geiselwind/Germany), DESERTFEST Athens 2016, ROCKWAVE Festival, Anti-Racist Festival, RESISTANCE Festival.
The band has finished the recordings of its 5th upcoming album which is due to be released on August 2018 by ROAR! Rock Of Angels Records.
It’s all about Rock ‘n Roll!!!