‘Our inspiration at the moment is just to sound different’ Dutch DJ and producer Franky Rizardo headlines a truly cosmopolitan Fridays a
t Egg LDN edition flanked by the UK’s on fire OC & Verde duo. Having recorded a Defected In the House compilation in the early part of the year and set off with the prestigious label on a tour of Australia and Asia, Rizardo is enjoying one of his busiest summer’s to date with festival shows at Extreme and Tomorrowland Dubai, as well as regular shows at Eden in Ibiza, no doubt showcasing forthcoming productions alongside recent releases like the ‘Feel Alright EP’ on Solardo’s Sola label and his hype remix of Marian Hill's ‘Down’. His own Flow radio show continues to go from strength to strength, having currently reached it 190th episode, while recent guest spots of stations such as Rinse FM show his current demand. Tipped by Pete Tong as Ones to Watch for 2017 and with Adam Beyer playing their tunes at DC10, OC & Verde are on fire right now. Following a breakthrough 2016 with impressive tracks like ’Symphony’ and ‘Maasai’, which has racked up over 250,000 plays on Soundcloud and over 150,000 plays on YouTube since its release on Knee Deep In Sound, the duo keep the pressure on with new tracks on Coyu’s imprint Suara, Steve Lawler’s new techno leaning label iVAV and Glasgow Underground.