Apollo Papathanasio

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Apollo Papathanasio
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Apollo performing live in 2012.
Background information
Birth name Apostolos Papathanasio
Born (1969-03-15) March 15, 1969 (age 46)
Borås, Sweden
Genres Heavy metal, power metal
Instruments Vocals, guitar
Associated acts Evil Masquerade, Firewind, Spiritual Beggars, Gardenian
Majestic, Time Requiem, Bassinvaders

Apostolos "Apollo" Papathanasio (Greek: Aπόστολος Παπαθανασίου or Απόλλωνας Παπαθανασίου) (born 15 March 1969 in Borås, Sweden[1][2]) is a Swede of Greek descent heavy metal vocalist, who is currently with the band Spiritual Beggars. He has also sung for Meduza, Evil Masquerade, Gardenian, and Richard Andersson's projects Majestic and Time Requiem.

In 2007, Papathanasio had to opt out of certain tour dates with Firewind. His position was temporarily filled by Henning Basse of Metalium. Apollo's latest releases are "Few Against Many" (2012) with Firewind. On 15 January 2013, Firewind announced that the band had parted ways with Apollo. Apollo also works as a music teacher for a school in Halmstad.



Time Requiem[edit]



Evil Masquerade[edit]

  • 2006: Third Act
  • 2009: Fade to Black
  • 2012: Black Ravens Cry (single)
  • 2012: A Silhouette (single)
  • 2012: Pentagram



Spiritual Beggars[edit]

Other works[edit]


  1. ^ "Ratsit - Apostolos Papathanasio". Ratsit.se. Retrieved 2010-06-07. 
  2. ^ Adam.B och Erik.W (2008-11-02). "Apollo Papathanasio, vår nya musiklärare". Latsta.nu. Retrieved 2010-06-07. 

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