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The first was a reggae cover of the Rembetiko song Frangosyriani composed in 1935 by the legendary Markos Vamvakaris.
Taking notice of this interesting musical mixture the German film director, screenwriter and producer of Turkish descent Fatih Akin included the song in his Venice Film Festival Special Jury Prize winning film Soul kitchen in 2009, and used it as the soundtrack for the red carpet event of his film.
The video clip of the song featured Greek national player Dimitris Salpingidis who scored the qualifying goal against Ukraine.
Although the Greek team disqualified in the first round in South Africa,†the band considered it as a strike of luck as Salpingidis scored against Nigeria in the 2nd match, becoming the first player to ever score for Greece in a World Cup final phase.
They have released 6 albums, including Locomondo Live! Two of their video clips have received the "Best Alternative Video Clip" award from Mad-TV Greece (in 20).
Locomondo is the most known Reggae band in Greece, as well as the only Greek group that has recorded in Jamaica.
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The album contained two songs that meant to be great hits in Greece, but also attracted attention beyond the Greek borders.The second hit of this album was "Den kani kryo stin Ellada" (It's Not Cold in Greece), a hymn to solidarity and optimism.