Duo Blank (Edwin Balzan and Frank Cachia or Ed and Frank Blank) have been active in dance music production since the early nineties but actually released their first material as a duo in 1998. They have released 3 albums and a number of singles both on international and also their own Noise Alliance label.
Although active together using various project names since 1990, Frank and Edwin formed Duo Blank in 1998 co-producing 4 tracks in Owen Jay’s debut album ‘Tinnitus’. They went on to release 3 albums (1 live 2 studio) and various releases on local and international labels collaborating with international dj’s such as Marco Bailey, Redhead and Toni Rios. They were also one of the first local dance acts to remix Maltese singers and bands in the early naughties.
Duo Blank received numerous awards both in Malta and also internationally, and are prolific producing in various dance music styles including techno, electro, house, italo disco, drum n’bass and ambient. Their studio also boasts one of the most extensive collection of synthesizers and drum machines in Malta.
In the past years, Frank and Edwin have been extensively involved in the founding and running of the local non-profit organisation Electronic Music Malta.