Biography

/Simplefast Photoshoot 2018

SIMPLEFAST BIOGRAPHY

Simplefast is a Modern Metal/ Thrash Metal band from Athens,Greece. They were formed in late 2011. After some changes on their line-up, in March 2012, they started to play live gigs.
They have played until now as a support act to some well-known bands such as the American metal band Defeater and to the Greek metal bands Bio-Cancer, Chronosphere, Exarsis and Sonata Antartika.
They have performed over 50 live shows at clubs,theaters and arenas with most notable, Thrashers United 5 (2017), Rainfest 2017, Hybrid Fest 2017, Wreck Athens Festival 2016, Rainfest 2016, Athens School Festival 2014 & 2016 at Technopolis.
In 2014, theyself-released their first EP Album,entitled “CURSED” (consisted of 6 tracks). “CURSED” has received some reviews until now with an average rating of 85/100.
On 23rd of May 2016, Simplefast re-released their album “Cursed” as a worldwide release through AMAdea Music.
On May 19, 2017 they released their second, 10-track album “Apocalypse” through AMAdea Music as a worldwide release and it has received ’till this moment, mostly top-rated reviews (9/10) and it’s currently the best-selling metal record of AMAdea Music!
From May to December 2017, Simplefast performed around Central Europe, Balcans and Greece as part of the 1st leg of the “Apocalypse Over Europe Tour” and they’ll continue with the second and third leg of the tour within 2018.
In 2018, Simplefast are going to start the recordings for their 3rd album, planned to be released in early to mid 2019 via Sliptrick Records, their new record label, with which they’re gonna be a part of its roster for the next 2 years.

Simplefast’s Discography:
2013 – Metal Fury (Single)
2014 – Cursed (Single)
2014 – Within Your Soul (Single)
2014 – Cursed (EP Album)
2017 – Pain (Single)
2017 – The Escape (Single)
2017 – Not Coming Home (Single)
2017 – Apocalypse (LP Album)

Simplefast Tours:
2012-2013: To begin with Tour (13 dates)
2014-2016: The Cursed Tour (24 dates)
2017-___ : Apocalypse Tour (11 dates*)
*still counting

Simplefast’s Awards:
Best Greek Metal Album of 2017 “Apocalypse”
Best Greek Underground Live Act 2016 by anthem.gr
1st place at Hard Rock Rising 2016 – Greek Fan Internet Voting
1st place at Ghost Battle Vol.1
Top 7 at RMN Awards 2017
3rd place at Rock Band Festival 2014
5th place at George Manouselis 2018 Contest

Band Members:
Hector Stavrakas – Vocals/ Guitar
Panos Zorg – Vocals/ Guitar
Nikolas Tzanavaras – Bass
Stratos Midelias – Drums