Dj George Fakinos
Greek dj and club promoter George Fakinos has been a dj non stop since '93. Was also 7 year resident Dj at club Horostasio, was also resident at Club Underworld (2005-2008) and Second Skin Club where he's been the Saturday resident since 2008. It’s his love for new, fresh, cutting-edge Industrial/Aggrotech/Harsh Electro and EBM that has made George one the top alternative dj in Greece. He's also managed to spread his Dj wings and play sets in London, Ljubljana, Moscow, Barcelona, Vienna, Los Angeles, Washington DC and Tampere (Finland) as well as a few others.
George Fakinos also hosts a monthly Spookshow party at the Second Skin Club where the best international fetish performers mesmerize and shock the audience while George Fakinos spins his Industrial selections.
He also co-organizes Torture Garden in Athens every year. Other co-promoting include Fetish Ball in Athens which is a fetish/BDSM event focused on local performers only.
He's also put together Fashion shows that he has organised that have included TG Clothing, Cyberdog, Cyberesque and Black Rose.
In July 2009, he organised the 1st ever Bondage Workshop in Greece by Satomi also held at Second Skin Club.
Other things Fakinos does
He also books reputable musicians, djs and bands as well for gigs. Some of his most reputable booking included: Brian Molko(Placebo), Peter Hook (Joy Division, New Order), Kevin Matthews (Puressence), Barry 7 (Add N To X), Neil Taylor (Mesh), Danny/Vincent Cavanagh and John Douglas from Anathema, Mani (Stone Roses/Primal Scream), Clint Boon (Inspiral Carpets), Andy Rourke(Smiths), David TG, Allen TG, Blade, Lahannya (Slimelight), Dj Nox,Further, Tomo,Grace Khold & Alex Vega (Dope Stars Inc.), DJ Zynthexia, Dj Khimaira, Dj Rex. Some of the bands that he has booked for gigs are The Mission, Into The Abyss, The Organ, Unter Null, Aesthetic Perfection, Calla,Star Industry,Xotox, Noisuf-X, X-Rx, For Against, SAM, IAMX, Nachtmahr, Expatriate, FabrikC, Suono, Incubite,Detachments, The Dirty Weather Project and Soap&Skin. Gigs that he has co-organised with other promoters: Combichrist, Diorama and Sheep On Drugs.
His first compilation Friendly Fire released in 2003 on EMI Greece and he also contributes tracks from his dj sets on the German compilation Aderlass.