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How to get from Nordhausen to Benztown or XMAS Contest Winner Pt1

28th December 2010 - General

After writing a couple of mails with our subscriber and Xmas Competition winner Andre, I decided to meet him face-to-face to get to know him better. But first, let me tell you his story in a few sentences: Born in the small city of Nordhausen,…

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And The Winner Is:

25th December 2010 - General

He guys, thx for all the material we got. You contributed really great stuff and a lot of talent was noticed. I am so happy this first contest worked out so well. To chose is always hard, so the entire benztown team voted on the…

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The 007 Imaging Weapon or meet Benztown’s Dr No.

20th December 2010 - General

Power Intros, Beatmixes, sung Song Intros, Brandings, Ramp Edits no matter how you call it, you know what I am talking about. In my opinion still one of the supreme disciplines in Imaging. Why? Because it is one of the technically most difficult Imaging pieces…

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Benztown Xmas Gift Contest – Round 1!

17th December 2010 - General

As a reply to our Xmas Gift Contest our subscriber Andre sent through an email yesterday including 3 great drum loops he produced with proTools and Stylus. His goal is a gig at a radio station and the XMAS GIFT blog post on benztown to…

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THE first ever BENZTOWN SURVEY – QA

13th December 2010 - General, How To Improve In 5 Minutes

first of all I am really thankful for all your answers an interest in this post. I will try to adress a survey from now one at least once a month. See my answers to the comments below. Matthieu says: December 10, 2010 at 18:21…

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EXPERIMENT 1st Survey :Which production system do you use? What is your favourite gear or plugIN?

10th December 2010 - General

I want to try a first survey here over the weekend. Please tell the other guys, which production systems / software do you use and what is your favourite outboard gear and plugIN(s)a nd maybe a short why that is. I am happy to make…

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Create an unlimited resource for creative imaging or how to invent a steady growing inspiring muse.

9th December 2010 - General, How To Improve In 5 Minutes

We all fight the day to day battle of being creative and even more creative, reinvent the station sound and stay on top of the music cycle (for the guys work on classic hits or classic rock formats the last point doesn’t count). The questions…

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Create an Imaging Double or how life gets better having ODYSSEUS as THE PERFECT ASSISTANT!

6th December 2010 - General

Odysseus has been a carpenter and powerful warrior, who changed and influenced the world with his journey, story and cleverness. In ancient greece the carpender was a creative, artful and even spiritual man, creating beautyfull and functional pieces of wood. Can a carpenter become a…

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Wear green, get nominated for 13 PPI Awards and honored by Dave Foxx…Enter Paul Duffy!

3rd December 2010 - General, Interviews

Time by time I read some of the wisdom Dave Foxx shares on his blog. When entering Dave’s blog for the last time I read his post about an imaging guy from Ireland, whose station 98FM (Dublin / Ireland) has been nominated for 13 PPI…

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Test your VO Chain or the Experience of Development!

1st December 2010 - General, How To Improve In 5 Minutes

Last week I had a quiet challenging experience while rebuilding my master template session. I was curious about how some new plugs would work on my VO settings for Harry, who is our male CHR Voice on benztown branding. I got stuck for almost three…

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