Drummer and composer Nikos Antypas (Socrates) passed away at 69

Drummer and composer Nikos Antypas passed away at 69 after long hospitalization.

Antypas was the drummer for Greek legendary band Socrates and played drums in the albums Waiting For Something (1980), Breaking Τhrough (1981) and Plaza (1983).

He also collaborated as a drummer or composer with numerous Greek artists such as Mikis Theodorakis, Giorgos Hatzinasios, Giannis Spanos, Thanos Mikroutsikos, Haris Alexiou, Giorgos Dalaras, Dimitra Galani, Dimitris, Mitropanos, Haris & Panos Katsimihas, Alkistis Protopsalti, Vasilis Papakonstantinou, Eleftheria Arvanitaki, Eleni Vitali, Giorgos Makris, Vasilis Lekkas, Vangelis Germanos, Eleni Dimou, Nikos Ziogalas, Anna Vissi.