The Franks

 

🎯Ben De Vriendt & Jackie Chavez (The Franks)🎯

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Tell us about yourself:

Born and stuck in the eighties. But I like it here.

 

Your top 5 picks & why:

 

  1. OXO – Keep On Living (1987)

The Franks’signature dish. Anytime, Anywhere.
Mixen verboden.
Linker schuif naar beneden, rechter schuif naar boven.’
 

 

  1. Kindest Cuts – Prone (2015)

Part of the previously unreleased soundtrack to fictitious writer/director Joel              Hughes controversial 80s teen drama Wild in Blue.

Everything about Giallo Disco is great.

  1. Zoot Woman – Grey Day (2003) 

     

    I don’t have many musical memories from driving back home after a typical Ghent night out. But this one made it to memory lane (well actually also DJ Deeon – Da Dik Suk, but let’s forget about that. The little bastard took me by surprise.).

  2. Stelee Up – Waiting for you (1984)

All credits to The Franks’ second half Jackie Chavez.

 

  1. Anna – Systems Breaking Down (1982)

Systems breaking down. Let’s do a major sitdown and remain seated.

 

Nominate someone who you would like to hear & see their top 5 picks:

Antoni Maiovvi

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Fred Nasen

🌄  Fred Nasen 🌄

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The man behind the famous Urgent Fm radio show

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Your top 5 picks & why:

 

1)  51 Days – Paper Moon 

Legendary label from the early nineties. All releases (mostly from Dobre, Zki & Jamez) were really good & still sound very fresh 23 years after release.

2) Spike – Kanti Datum (Abel rmx)

Just buy the full album “Orange Cloud Nine” where the original is included. All winners on it. This is a more “dance friendly” edit from Red Light Radio’s Abel.

3) A Vision Of Panorama – Cacades

Solid & melodic track with the typical AVOP sound in it. I’ve played this one a lot in the Texture Radio shows & when I’m doing the warming-up or closing down I mostly have it with me. 

4) Midnight Zone – Danger Zone

This was re-released on the PPU label a few years ago. All time classics & a perfect one for early mornings.

5) Pino Daniele – Yes I Know My Way

Good memories on this track but haven’t played it out much. Always hesitating if it’s the perfect moment or not and then I forget to play it … 😉

One day!

Nominate someone who you would like to hear & see their top 5 picks:

 

Arno Lemons