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Tassos Spiliotopoulos

Originally from Athens, Greece Tassos Spiliotopoulos lived in London for over twelve years and since 2013 is based in Stockholm, Sweden. While in London Tassos quickly became a part of the UK Jazz scene and worked with many of the country's top musicians. He also studied at the prestigious Guildhall School of Music & Drama (Mmus) and Trinity College of Music (Bmus, Hons).

Since the very beginning of his time in London Tassos has been touring with his own bands as well as numerous other creative projects, performing in clubs and festivals in over 15 countries in Europe, America and Asia. He has worked with artists such as Kenny Wheeler, Gary Husband, Asaf Sirkis, Dimitri Vassilakis, John Parricelli, Mike Outram, John Etheridge, and more.

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’’..arising from eclectic influences, this is original music for concentration, absorption and enjoyment.’’ (London Jazz News)

“Compelling guitarist Spiliotopoulos creates dark, modal jazz... a band and a guitarist to watch out for.” —Time Out, London

“...Guitarist Tassos Spiliotopoulos, a six-string shredder clearly influenced by Allan Holdsworth and John McLaughlin, flaunts some impressive chops...” —Bill Milkowski, Jazz Times

“...Tassos Spiliotopoulos developed his melodic originals into a lucid flow of elegant ideas.” —Evening Standard

“...In the sound of excellent Jazz guitarist Tassos Spiliotopoulos we hear fusion masters such as Allan Holdsworth, Scott Henderson and John McLaughlin, as well as younger important players such as Kurt Rosenwinkel and Ben Monder.” — Jazz & Tzaz Magazine

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Albums

In the North
In the North
Anelia Records
2016
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Archipelagos
Archipelagos
F-IRE Records
2010
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Wait for Dusk
Wait for Dusk
Konnex Records
2006
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