Bime Pro 2018


Frankie Franco

Frankie Franco

  • Breakfast Club
  • Colombia
  • Talent Buyer / Creative Director

Visionary and talent buyer. Carlos Franco is changing the music scene in Medellín since his early 20 years. Now, just 30 old, is in command of the main office in Breakfast Club: the biggest promoter in the local yard. In the past five years has expanded the entertainment business in the city, connecting international strategic allies and incorporating new forms of cultural consumption into the youngest audience DNA. Breakfest, La Solar, Ritvales, the first south-american version of Cocoon In The Park are just a few big events he’s involved with, he consider him self as a connector and predicts a very bright years to come for the music industry in his country, on all the possible levels, Colombia is the new black and Medellín the new music capital of latin-america.

He’s also the co-founder and booker in charge on one the hottest electronic clubs in Medellín; the highly regarded: Salón Amador. Over five years in a row, the venue has brought some of the most important DJs and live acts around the world changing the context, the future and the perspective of the nightlife scene and the electronic music culture in the city of the eternal spring. However, alternative and electronic music are not just a comfort zone. He’s committed to export the new wave of urban latin music, trap and hip hop talent, that is growing worldwide nowadays through his other big club: Bolívar, that was recently the home for the first reggaeton and urban sounds Boiler Room ever; proving that beyond genre labels, there’s a big music scene that needs to be connected.