Smartists: Magda Giannikou of Banda Magda
Banda Magda's leader talks film scoring, Snarky Puppy and working with Louis C.K.
Musician Magda Giannikou emanates joy. Even with a heavy accordion strapped to her shoulders, she flits about the stage, leading Banda Magda with the dance of her accordion bellows and girlish singing voice.
The global pop stylings of Banda Magda lend themselves to a colorful display on summer single "Coração"
As a child, Magda Giannikou fell in love with her collection of film scores...
“Coração” is Banda Magda‘s new single from the upcoming album Tigre, scheduled for release on GroundUP/Verve on 15 September.