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|location = [[Algonquin]] <small>(IV)</small><br> [[Maisonette 9]] <small>(TBoGT and EFLC)</small>
 
|location = [[Algonquin]] <small>(IV)</small><br> [[Maisonette 9]] <small>(TBoGT and EFLC)</small>
 
|genre = Electro/House
 
|genre = Electro/House
|games = [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: Episodes From Liberty City]]
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|games = [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City]]
|host = [[François K]] <small>(formerly)</small><br> [[Crookers]] <small>(currently)</small>}}'''Electro-Choc''' is an electro house [[Radio Stations|radio station]] that appears in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] and [[GTA IV Episodes#Episodes from Liberty City|Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City]]. It is hosted by legendary DJ [[François K]]. The second downloadable episode [[The Ballad of Gay Tony]] expands the station with a new DJ, Crookers, while Episodes from Liberty City does not include the François K program. Electro-Choc is non-stop and plays no commercials or advertisements, much like [[MSX FM]] and [[Rise FM]] in [[Grand Theft Auto III]]. Electro-Choc can be heard playing in [[Niko Bellic|Niko's]] [[Middle Park East Safehouse|Algonquin Safehouse]]. Crookers are the DJ's of [[Maisonette 9]] and they play their setlist inside the club. The logo of Electro-Choc resembles a neon sign with a headset socket at the end with normal text for the rest of the station name.[[File:804.jpg|thumb|Billboard advertisement]]
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|host = [[François K]] <small>(Formerly)</small><br>[[Crookers]] <small>(Currently)</small>}}'''Electro-Choc''' is an electro house [[Radio Stations|radio station]] that appears in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] and [[GTA IV Episodes#Episodes from Liberty City|Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City]]. It is hosted by legendary DJ [[François K]]. The second downloadable episode [[The Ballad of Gay Tony]] expands the station with a new DJ, Crookers, while Episodes from Liberty City does not include the François K program. Electro-Choc is non-stop and plays no commercials or advertisements, much like [[MSX FM]] and [[Rise FM]] in [[Grand Theft Auto III]]. Electro-Choc can be heard playing in [[Niko Bellic|Niko's]] [[Middle Park East Safehouse|Algonquin Safehouse]]. Crookers are the DJ's of [[Maisonette 9]] and they play their setlist inside the club. The logo of Electro-Choc resembles a neon sign with a headset socket at the end with normal text for the rest of the station name. It also loosely resembles a wired electric vibrator (sextoy), hence "Electro" since a vibrator is electronic.[[File:804.jpg|thumb|Billboard advertisement]]
   
 
== Tracklist ==
 
== Tracklist ==
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* [[wp:Black Devil|Black Devil Disco Club]] - "The Devil In Us (Dub)" (2006)
 
* [[wp:Black Devil|Black Devil Disco Club]] - "The Devil In Us (Dub)" (2006)
 
* One + One - "No Pressure ([[wp:Deadmau5|Deadmau5]] Remix)" (2007)
 
* One + One - "No Pressure ([[wp:Deadmau5|Deadmau5]] Remix)" (2007)
* Alex Gopher - "Brain Leech (Bugged Mind remix)" (2006)
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* [[wp:Alex Gopher|Alex Gopher]] - "Brain Leech (Bugged Mind remix)" (2006)
 
* [[wp:Kim Moyes|K.I.M.]] - "B.T.T.T.T.R.Y. ([[wp:Bag Raiders|Bag Raiders]] Remix)" (2007)
 
* [[wp:Kim Moyes|K.I.M.]] - "B.T.T.T.T.R.Y. ([[wp:Bag Raiders|Bag Raiders]] Remix)" (2007)
 
* [[wp:Simian Mobile Disco|Simian Mobile Disco]] - "Tits and Acid" (2006)
 
* [[wp:Simian Mobile Disco|Simian Mobile Disco]] - "Tits and Acid" (2006)
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====''The Ballad of Gay Tony'' and ''Episodes from Liberty City'' rendition====
 
====''The Ballad of Gay Tony'' and ''Episodes from Liberty City'' rendition====
'''DJ''': Crookers, a duo consisting of Phra and Bot out of Milan, Italy. They are most famous for their 2008 remix of the song "Day n' Nite" by Kid Cudi. Many of the songs are their own material, and was showcased to promote their upcoming 2010 album "Tons of Friends". Within the game, Crookers are broadcasting live from [[Maisonette 9]] (but unlike [[Vladivostok FM|Vladivostok FM's]] DJ being visible in [[Bahamas Mamas]], they are not seen in person at all).
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'''DJ''': Crookers, a duo consisting of Phra and Bot out of Milan, Italy. They are most famous for their 2008 remix of the song "Day n' Nite" by Kid Cudi. Many of the songs are their own material, and was showcased to promote their upcoming 2010 album "Tons of Friends". Within the game, Crookers are broadcasting live from [[Maisonette 9]] (but unlike [[Vladivostok FM|Vladivostok FM's]] DJ being visible in [[Bahama Mamas LC|Bahama Mamas]], they are not seen in person at all).
   
 
'''Genre''': [[wp:Fidget house|fidget house]], [[wp:Electro house|electro house]], [[wp:Hip house|hip house]]
 
'''Genre''': [[wp:Fidget house|fidget house]], [[wp:Electro house|electro house]], [[wp:Hip house|hip house]]
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== Trivia ==
 
== Trivia ==
* "No Security" (by Crookers) is played after the [[Departure Time|final mission]] of The Ballad of Gay Tony after the Ghawar explodes.
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* "No Security" (by Crookers) is played after the [[Departure Time|final mission]] of [[The Ballad of Gay Tony]] after the [[Ghawar]] explodes.
* [[Niko Bellic]] will say Electro-Choc as it is spelt, even though the DJ pronounces it "Electro Shock"
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* [[Niko Bellic]] will say Electro-Choc as it is spelt, even though the DJ pronounces it "Electro Shock".
* If the files for this station are viewed, it is revealed that the entire playlist is one 44 minute file. It plays in the same order every time, much like stations of the GTA III era.
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* If the files for this station are viewed, it is revealed that the entire playlist is one 44 minute file. It plays in the same order every time, much like stations of the [[3D Universe]].
* Electro-Choc is played inside[[ Brucie Kibbutz]]'s penthouse, Niko's Middle Park East [[Middle Park East Safehouse|Safehouse]] and [[Maisonette 9]] (TBoGT only)
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** This sequential play loop style in the [[HD Universe]] are similar with [[The Beat]], [[The Classics]], [[Massive B Soundsystem 96.9]], [[Soulwax FM]], [[WorldWide FM]], [[FlyLo FM]] & [[East Los FM 106.2]].
* This is the [http://gta.wikia.com/Liberty_City_Triads_(GTA_IV_era) Algonquin Triads] favorite station.
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* Electro-Choc is played inside[[ Brucie Kibbutz]]'s penthouse, [[Niko Bellic|Niko]]'s [[Middle Park East Safehouse]] and [[Maisonette 9]] ([[TBoGT]] only)
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* This is the [[Liberty City Triads (HD Universe)|Algonquin Triads]] favorite station.
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* This station may be called after [[wp:3OH!3 (album)|Electroshock]] - song made by 3OH!3.
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== Deleted Songs ==
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*[[wp:Gwen Stefani|Gwen Stefani]] - [[wp:Hollaback Girl|Hollaback Girl]] (2004)
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*[[wp:Louis La Roche|Louis La Roche]] - Love (2008)
   
 
== Crookers' Dialogue ==
 
== Crookers' Dialogue ==
Crookers speak in Italian in between songs, though others believe they are also combining Spanish and Portugese. They also say some phrases in English, as they are actually proficient English speakers in real life.
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Crookers speak in Italian in between songs, though others believe they are also combining Spanish and Portuguese. They also say some phrases in English, as they are actually proficient English speakers in real life.
   
 
'''Beginning of "Jump Up":'''
 
'''Beginning of "Jump Up":'''
   
*Italian/Part English: "Senti la musica, senti la vibrazione! Non puo' andare meglio di cosi'!Resident DJ Crookers! Here we go!"
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*Italian/Part English: "Senti la musica, senti la vibrazione! Non puo' andare meglio di cosi'! Resident DJ Crookers! Here we go!"
   
 
*Full English: "Feel the music, feel the vibration! It can't get better than this!! Resident DJ Crookers! Here we go!"
 
*Full English: "Feel the music, feel the vibration! It can't get better than this!! Resident DJ Crookers! Here we go!"
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'''Beginning of "Bad Men": '''
 
'''Beginning of "Bad Men": '''
   
*Italian: "E a noi ci piace la birra, le donne e le macchine! Principalmente le donne però, le macchine e la birra, insieme no. Le donne va bene con tutto!" (laughs)
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*Italian: "E a noi ci piace la birra, le donne e le macchine! Principalmente le donne però, le macchine e la birra ... insieme no. Le donne va bene con tutto!" (laughs)
   
 
*English: "And we like beer, women, and cars! Mainly women, but cars and beer ... not together! Women go well with everything!" (laughs)
 
*English: "And we like beer, women, and cars! Mainly women, but cars and beer ... not together! Women go well with everything!" (laughs)
 
'''Between "Bad Men" and "Animal"'''
 
'''Between "Bad Men" and "Animal"'''
 
*Italian: E in questo club non entri! Non è che vieni qui ed entri! No!
 
*Italian: E in questo club non entri! Non è che vieni qui ed entri! No!
*English: You won't get in this club! No!
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*English: You won't get in this club! Not everyone who comes around enters! No!
   
 
'''Middle of "Watching You"'''
 
'''Middle of "Watching You"'''
*Italian: "Questo è un mix dal vivo, di la club capitale de mondo!Ciao a tutti!"
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*Italian: "Questo è un mix dal vivo, dal night club capitale del mondo! Ciao a tutti!"
*English: "This is a live mix, in the club capital of the world! Hello to everybody!"
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*English: "This is a live mix, from the night club capital of the world! Hello to everybody!"
 
'''Beginning of "Boxer":'''
 
'''Beginning of "Boxer":'''
*Italian: "Noi non siamo DJ, siamo calzolai! Siamo I Crookers!" (later) "Liberty City, come!"
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*Italian: "Noi non siamo DJ, noi siamo calzolai! Siamo I Crookers!" (later) "Liberty City, com'è?"
*English: "We are not DJs, we are shoemakers! We are Crookers!" (later) "Liberty City, what!"
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*English: "We are not DJs, we are shoemakers! We are Crookers!" (later) "Liberty City, how is it?"
   
 
'''Beginning of "Stick N"'''
 
'''Beginning of "Stick N"'''
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*Italian: "Grazie, Grazie, Grazie, giù il cappello per Tony Prince!"
 
*Italian: "Grazie, Grazie, Grazie, giù il cappello per Tony Prince!"
   
*English: "Thank you, thank you, thank you, hatts off for Tony Prince!"
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*English: "Thank you, thank you, thank you, hats off for Tony Prince!"
   
 
'''Middle of "Knock You Out"'''
 
'''Middle of "Knock You Out"'''
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*Italian: "La vuoi sentire la musica, è Crookers! M9 (Maisonette9) con le mani fuori!"
 
*Italian: "La vuoi sentire la musica, è Crookers! M9 (Maisonette9) con le mani fuori!"
   
*English: "Do you wanna hear the music? Crookers is here! M9 (Maisonette nine) put your hands up!!"
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*English: "Do you wanna hear the music? Crookers is here! M9 (Maisonette nine) put your hands up!"
   
 
'''Beginning of "Boom Da"'''
 
'''Beginning of "Boom Da"'''
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*Italian: "Liberty City! Are you ready? Siete pronti?
 
*Italian: "Liberty City! Are you ready? Siete pronti?
   
*English: "Liberty City! Are you ready?
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*English: "Liberty City! Are you ready?""
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== Videos ==
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'''''Grand Theft Auto IV soundtrack:'''''
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[[File:GTA IV Soundtrack Electro Choc Radio Complete (DOWNLOAD LINK IN DESCRIPTION)|center|400px]]
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'''''Episodes from Liberty City soundtrack:'''''
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[[File:Radios GTA EFLC - Electro-Choc (Download Link)|thumb|center|400 px]]
   
 
== See also ==
 
== See also ==
 
* [[Rise FM]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto III]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories]] that plays house music.
 
* [[Rise FM]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto III]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories]] that plays house music.
* [[Wildstyle]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]] that plays electro music.
 
 
* [[SF-UR]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]] that plays house music.
 
* [[SF-UR]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]] that plays house music.
* [[Fresh FM]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories]] that plays electro music.
 
 
* [[Vladivostok FM]], a radio station in Episodes from Liberty City that plays house music.
 
* [[Vladivostok FM]], a radio station in Episodes from Liberty City that plays house music.
 
* [[Deadmau5]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars]] that plays house music.
 
* [[Deadmau5]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars]] that plays house music.
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* [[Soulwax FM]] , a radio station in[[ Grand Theft Auto V]] that plays house and electro music.
   
 
[[de:Electro-Choc]]
 
[[de:Electro-Choc]]

Latest revision as of 20:10, August 19, 2014

RADIO STATION
Electro-Choc
Electrochock
Location: Algonquin (IV)
Maisonette 9 (TBoGT and EFLC)
Genre: Electro/House
Appearance(s): Grand Theft Auto IV and Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City
Host: François K (Formerly)
Crookers (Currently)
Electro-Choc is an electro house radio station that appears in Grand Theft Auto IV and Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City. It is hosted by legendary DJ François K. The second downloadable episode The Ballad of Gay Tony expands the station with a new DJ, Crookers, while Episodes from Liberty City does not include the François K program. Electro-Choc is non-stop and plays no commercials or advertisements, much like MSX FM and Rise FM in Grand Theft Auto III. Electro-Choc can be heard playing in Niko's Algonquin Safehouse. Crookers are the DJ's of Maisonette 9 and they play their setlist inside the club. The logo of Electro-Choc resembles a neon sign with a headset socket at the end with normal text for the rest of the station name. It also loosely resembles a wired electric vibrator (sextoy), hence "Electro" since a vibrator is electronic.
804

Billboard advertisement

Tracklist Edit

Grand Theft Auto IV renditionEdit

DJ: Francois K, real name Francois Kevorkian, a very prominent real-life French DJ on the New York nightclub scene since 1977 up through most of the 2000s. During the peak of his career, around 1982, he DJ'd at legendary nightclubs such as Paradise Garage and Studio 54.

Genre: electro house, post punk

The Ballad of Gay Tony and Episodes from Liberty City renditionEdit

DJ: Crookers, a duo consisting of Phra and Bot out of Milan, Italy. They are most famous for their 2008 remix of the song "Day n' Nite" by Kid Cudi. Many of the songs are their own material, and was showcased to promote their upcoming 2010 album "Tons of Friends". Within the game, Crookers are broadcasting live from Maisonette 9 (but unlike Vladivostok FM's DJ being visible in Bahama Mamas, they are not seen in person at all).

Genre: fidget house, electro house, hip house

  • Major Lazer (feat. Leftside & Supahype) - "Jump Up" (2009)
  • Daniel Haaksman (feat. MC Miltinho) - "Kid Conga" (2009)
  • Boy 8-Bit - "A City Under Siege" (2009)
  • Crookers (feat. Kardinal Offishall & Carla-Marie) - "Put Your Hands on Me (A Capella)" (2009)
  • The Chemical Brothers - "Nude Night" (2003)
  • Crookers (feat. Solo) - "Bad Men" (2009)
  • Miike Snow - "Animal (A Capella)" (2009)
  • Jahcoozi - "Watching You (Oliver $ Remix)" (2009)
  • Crookers (feat. Nic Sarno) - "Boxer" (2009)
  • SonicC - "Stickin" (2009)
  • Black Noise - "Knock You Out (Andy George Remix)" (2009)
  • Mixhell (feat. Jen Lasher & Oh Snap) - "Boom Da (Crookers Mix)" (2009)
  • Crookers (feat. Kelis) - "No Security" (2009)

Trivia Edit

Deleted Songs Edit

Crookers' Dialogue Edit

Crookers speak in Italian in between songs, though others believe they are also combining Spanish and Portuguese. They also say some phrases in English, as they are actually proficient English speakers in real life.

Beginning of "Jump Up":

  • Italian/Part English: "Senti la musica, senti la vibrazione! Non puo' andare meglio di cosi'! Resident DJ Crookers! Here we go!"
  • Full English: "Feel the music, feel the vibration! It can't get better than this!! Resident DJ Crookers! Here we go!"

Beginning of "Kid Conga"

  • Italian: "Liberty City! Ci siete, o no??"
  • English: "Liberty City! Are you here, or not?"

Middle of "City Under Seige"

  • Italian: "Hellmix live, di legendary mala suerte Crookers! Electro-Choc!"
  • English: "Hellmix live, of legendary bad luck Crookers! Electro-Choc!"

(Could refer to "Mixhell", a group featured in the mix)

Middle of "Nude Night":

  • Italian/Part English: "Maisonette number nine! Numero nove, Maisonette!"
  • Full English: "Maisonette number nine! Number nine, Maisonette!"

Beginning of "Bad Men":

  • Italian: "E a noi ci piace la birra, le donne e le macchine! Principalmente le donne però, le macchine e la birra ... insieme no. Le donne va bene con tutto!" (laughs)
  • English: "And we like beer, women, and cars! Mainly women, but cars and beer ... not together! Women go well with everything!" (laughs)

Between "Bad Men" and "Animal"

  • Italian: E in questo club non entri! Non è che vieni qui ed entri! No!
  • English: You won't get in this club! Not everyone who comes around enters! No!

Middle of "Watching You"

  • Italian: "Questo è un mix dal vivo, dal night club capitale del mondo! Ciao a tutti!"
  • English: "This is a live mix, from the night club capital of the world! Hello to everybody!"

Beginning of "Boxer":

  • Italian: "Noi non siamo DJ, noi siamo calzolai! Siamo I Crookers!" (later) "Liberty City, com'è?"
  • English: "We are not DJs, we are shoemakers! We are Crookers!" (later) "Liberty City, how is it?"

Beginning of "Stick N"

  • Italian: "Grazie, Grazie, Grazie, giù il cappello per Tony Prince!"
  • English: "Thank you, thank you, thank you, hats off for Tony Prince!"

Middle of "Knock You Out"

  • Italian: "La vuoi sentire la musica, è Crookers! M9 (Maisonette9) con le mani fuori!"
  • English: "Do you wanna hear the music? Crookers is here! M9 (Maisonette nine) put your hands up!"

Beginning of "Boom Da"

  • Italian: "Crookers! Dal vivo da M9!"
  • English: "Crookers! Live from M9 (Maisonette9)!"

Beginning of "No Security"

  • Italian: "Liberty City! Are you ready? Siete pronti?
  • English: "Liberty City! Are you ready?""

Videos Edit

Grand Theft Auto IV soundtrack:

GTA IV Soundtrack Electro Choc Radio Complete (DOWNLOAD LINK IN DESCRIPTION)44:28

GTA IV Soundtrack Electro Choc Radio Complete (DOWNLOAD LINK IN DESCRIPTION)

Episodes from Liberty City soundtrack:

Radios GTA EFLC - Electro-Choc (Download Link)28:23

Radios GTA EFLC - Electro-Choc (Download Link)

See also Edit

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