Metaxas Savvas

Savvas Metaxas (Thessaloniki, 1981) is a musician and sound artist who works in the fields of experimental music, filed recordings, modular synthesis. His current focus in music lies in the idea of bringing musical life to everyday sounds that surround us, from environmental sounds to common noises, following the ideas of John Cage that ‘everything we do is music’ and also drawing inspiration from the innovative ‘musique concrete’ works and techniques of INA-GRM.

In 2008 he co-founded the ‘Granny Records’ label, focusing in publishing works by contemporary electronic musicians, moving in the range of free improvisation, noise, electroacoustic composition and contemporary electronica. Along with the operation of the label, he organized various events in the city of Thessaloniki.

He has released his music in various labels such as Granny, Orila, Panospria, More Mars, Cronica, Logarith, Galaverna, Coherent States and has performed in numerous concerts. His latest album is tilted “Hypnos”.