Frank the Tank – Explosive, Energy, Massive Percussion.
Frank started playing the drums, as a nine year old boy. From there on he knew that he wanted to play every day and make music for the rest of his life.
He started performing in combination with DJs in 2008 at the age of 22. House Music was already booming. In his opinion there was still missing something. His interests for playing the percussion instruments together with House Music grew. During that time he mainly played tunes at local clubs with his first percussion instruments set and became the resident percussion player at excellent events and locations like: Cruise Terminal, Hollywood (Rotterdam), Rex, Musk (Hilversum), Millers (Den Haag) and Beachclub Bloomingdales (Bloemendaal). His skills came to really took off in that period. With innovative rhythms, and intricate solo’s he surprises even the most musical house lovers. His unique talent to fill any DJ and all styles of house music is the reason for the fame of Frank the Tank. He is taking the crowd, to another level, fusing the flow between DJ and dance floor, he’s performed at events such as: Dance At The Park festival, Intense festival, ParkBeats Dance Festival, Summer Dreamers Festival, hed kandi, Extrema Solar Weekend just to mention a few events.
After more and more shows and collaborations Frank became one of the most booked percussion player. When Frank is playing no one can stand still. He adds a magic to the vibe, his passion, feeling and understanding for the sounds and grooves, creates an amazing interaction between the audience. Frank says: “When people react to the music that I make, indicates that every time so much energie!” He’s played at the top venues with spectacular shows, alongside the world’s top DJs including: Shermanology, Quintino, Funkerman, Erick-E, Roog, Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano, Lucien Foort, Sander Kleinenberg, Benny Rodrigues, La Fuente, Roul and Doors, Firebeatz, Bingo Players, Billy the Kit, Gregor Salto, D-Rashid, Don Diablo, Laidback Luke.
For business, corporate and private events Frank played some major events at venues like:, Hotel Arena, Laurenskerk (Rotterdam), Frank010 Borrel (cruise terminal), Huis ter Duin, Millionaires’ Summerfair, Hotels van Oranje and many more.
Frank the Tank is ready to fire up any party. He looks the part too!