Magda Giannikou

Banda Magda’s Tigre’s cosmopolitanism amplifies many of the sounds that waft around New York, Brazil, Greece and points east. more

Oct 17, 2017 4:43 PM Album Reviews

Greek-American vocalist Magda Giannikou leads Banda Magda, the sort of group that flourishes more easily in New York City than elsewhere: fun and sophisticated, grounded but open to a world of influences. Banda Magda performs an easy-going interna.. more

Oct 29, 2014 12:46 PM I Hate Hollywood

It’s easy to suppose Banda Magda is French and probably from one of Paris’ tonier arrondissements. After all, the vocals by sweet-voiced Magda Giannikou are in French and the lilting music is pleasant mojito composed with a dash more

Jul 30, 2013 11:37 PM Album Reviews

Many locals will remember The Dubliner, a popular spot to grab a pint of Guinness and take in some live Irish music in Walker’s Point during the 1990s. It has been closed for many years, but the name was recently revived at a location about... more

May 11, 2010 12:00 AM Dining Preview