Greek bassist and founder of Sarissa, Jimmy Selalmazidis died today (21st February 2021). Selalmazidis was the only constant member of Sarissa, the legendary and historic Greek heavy metal band. The news was announced with a post on the official Facebook page of Sarissa.

Sarissa was one of the first heavy metal bands in Greece, which started its career with "Demo 1987" in 1987. "Nemesis" was the last full-length offering of the band from Thessaloniki, it was released in 2016 via Rock of Angels! Records. 

Rest in Peace, Jimmy.