Derya Yıldırım & Grup Simsek

Derya Yıldırım & Grup Simsek

This multi-nationality Anatolian rock outfit is fronted by Turkish vocalist and musician Derya Yıldırım. With members from Germany, France, Great Britain and Italy, Derya Yıldırım & Grup Şimşek offers a metropolitan take on Turkish psych rock traditionals, as well as performing original compositions that pick up where heroes like Özdemir Erdoğan and Aşık Mahzuni Serif left off. On stage, the band perform as a spirited, tight and groovy unit, revelling in propellent take-offs and hypnotic melodies.