Biography

SIMPLEFAST BIOGRAPHY

Simplefast is a Modern Heavy Metal band from Athens,Greece. They were formed in late 2011.
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 many lives and headline shows at clubs and in many open air and indoor festivals, such as Thrashers United 5 (2017), Rainfest 2017, Hybrid Fest 2017, Wreck Athens Festival 2016, Rainfest 2016, Athens School Festival 2014 & Athens School Festival 2016 at Technopolis.
Simplefast in 2014 released their first EP Album,entitled “CURSED” (consisted of 6 tracks) through AMAdea Music. “CURSED” has received some reviews until now with an average rating of 85/100.
On May 19, 2017 they released their second, 10-track album “Apocalypse” through AMAdea Music as a worldwide release, which 1 month later became the best seller album of the label.
From May 2017 till May 2018, Simplefast performed around Central Europe, Balcans and Greece as part of the “Apocalypse Over Europe Tour”.
In May 2018, they were signed by Sliptrick Records for a 2-year contract and they are about to release their 3rd and their best one till this moment album in mid 2019 along with a new singer, due to the replacement of the past singer Phil Roussos with Yiannis Voulgaropoulos.

Simplefast’s Discography:
2013- Metal Fury (Single)
2014- Cursed (EP)
2017 – Pain (Single)

2017 – The Escape (Single)
2017 – Not Coming Home (Single)
2017- Apocalypse (LP)
2019- Eternal (LP)

Simplefast’s Awards:
TOP 5 Best Greek Metal Albums of 2017 “Apocalypse” by anthem.gr
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
3rd place at Rock Band Festival 2014
5th place at George Manouselis 2018 Contest

Band Members:
Yiannis Voulgaropoulos Lead Vocals
Hector Stavrakas – Guitar/ Backing Vocals
Panos ZorgGuitar/ Backing Vocals
Nikolas TzanavarasBass/ Backing Vocals
Stratos MideliasDrums

Simplefast Tours:
2012-2014: To begin with…tour (21 dates)
2014-2016: The Cursed Tour (16 dates)
2017-2019 : Apocalypse Over Europe Tour (13 dates)
2019-___ : Eternal Tour (*counting)

Songs Statistics (Times Performed Live):

Last Hope For Salvation – 10 times (Premiere 14/11/2014)

Within Your Soul – 25 times (Premiere 14/11/2014)

Game Of Fate – 27 times (Premiere 08/06/2014)

I Won’t Cry – 14 times (Premiere 14/11/2014)

Cursed – 38 times (Premiere 07/09/2013)

Metal Fury – 30 times (Premiere 13/05/2012)

Apocalypse – 5 times (Premiere 21/05/2017)

Pain – 14 times (Premiere 01/06/2016)

The Escape – 1 time (Premiere 14/07/2017)

Not Coming Home – 1 time (Premiere 14/07/2017)

Sins – 10 times (Premiere 21/05/2017)

King Of The World – 10 times (Premiere 21/05/2017)

As Chaos Prevails – 10 times (Premiere 21/05/2017)

Enter The Maze – 0

Chasing Ghosts – 6 times (Premiere 21/05/2017)

Alive – 0