In the spring of 2004,three distinguished musicians of the Greek jazz-blues scene (Yiannis Monos (organ,vocals&harmonica), Makis Ablianitis (quitar) and Zafiris Tsinalis (drums)) come together and form the group “HOT ORGANIC TRIO”.
Y.Monos is former leading member of Jugband Blues,Blues Bug,and Blues Family .He played with Mick Taylor,Guitar Shorty,Louisianna Red,Guitar Crusher and others. M.Ablianitis is a distinguished jazz musician, ex-leader of Jazz Steps and Jazz Crew and widelly known after the success of his gold selling CD Bahar and Kismet and his work with Hariprasad Chaurasia, Omar Faruk Tekbilek, Fuat Saka, Maria Farandouri and Manolis Lidakis among others. Zafiris Tsinalis is a veteran of the greek jazz-Blues musician.He paticipated in many bands, mostly with Blues Family,and he played with Eddy C. Campbel,Mick Taylor,Lurrie Bell,Lefty Dizz,Luther Allison and others. The trio plays original songs and jazz-blues-soul standards, with the distinctive character, that only the trio: guitar- hammond organ- drums, has. Based on a very wide repertoire, they can create a show full of emotional colours, different rhythmical styles, soulful improvisations,and feelling. Their sound is based on the solid ground of the 50's & 60's organ trio combos with references to rhythm & blues, soul and funk music legacy.