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The right Latte, Callers and ProTools – Andre’s Production Diary Part.1

30th January 2011 - General

Do you remember Andre, the first winner of our Xmas Contest? – No? Well, here’s his story: Andre, a young guy living near Stuttgart, participated in our contest. He is young, motivated and really willing to learn, so we gave him a chance for a…

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Fierce Girl in a formerly Male world or meet Atlanta’s hottest (Production & VO) Girl!

28th January 2011 - General, Interviews

A few weeks ago, I asked Rachel McGrath to write a post on the blog, because I really admire her work as a Producer and Voice Talent. I work with her on our CHR library since a few months and she really rocks! To be…

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Old school Voice FX reloaded or how to create custom delay presets and stunning Voice FX without a lot of expensive PlugIns!

26th January 2011 - General, How To Improve In 5 Minutes

More and more fancy plugINs with almost umlimited options and possibilities come our way and I am really happy about that, because I love using them a lot. My sessions are packed and I test whatever I can download as a demo. But there is…

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The reverse Reverb or benztown hook INSANITY!

25th January 2011 - General, Videos

On our service, we offer weekly update hooks and ramploops as a category. My assitant producer and bad ass skateboarder Fabi cuts them for all formats available on benztown –¬† quiet some work to do beside skateboarding :). One of our benztown affiliates and subscribers…

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Ryan on the Radio vs Stutter Edit by Izotope

24th January 2011 - General, Videos

Ryan our benztown branding country imaging director and head of Imaging for KSCS in Dallas checked out this amazing new plugIn for you and banged out an insane review video. Ryan also runs the blog “Ryan on the radio”. [vimeo 19122215] Hey Prod nerds (like…

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How to create great Imaging for 95.8 Capital Radio ?

19th January 2011 - General

As a response to my latest blog post about emotional Imaging my buddy James Stodd sent us a great exanmple of emotional Imaging he did in the past for one of THE MAJOR MARKET RADIO STATIONS in the world, 95.8 Capital in London.It is a…

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Remember Ireland or Paul Duffy’s and Gavan’s vision of emotional Imaging!

18th January 2011 - General

As a reaction to yesterdays post Paul Duffy from Ireland and Gavan Bruderer (USA) send me some of the more emotional imaging¬† they did in the past! I think both are great examples of picking the right music and powerful samples. To me the second…

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Emotional Imaging 2011 or beyond beatmatching, stuttering and zip-zaps!

17th January 2011 - General, How To Improve In 5 Minutes

After Nic from Oz sent me his flood packaging in the last article I asked for some pieces you did and Roy from Ireland sent me an incredible piece he did for the King of Pop death last year. Hey there, was just listening to…

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Australia Flood Catastrophy Imaging by Nic Kelly

13th January 2011 - General, How To Improve In 5 Minutes

One of the worst natural catastrophies ever hit Australia in the last weeks. A lot of my friends in radio live there and our prayers and thoughts are with them, especially with my guys Rick and Simon both living in Brisbane and had no electric…

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The “Transfuser” Imaging Magic and the French Connection – Meet Matthieu Blaise

12th January 2011 - General, Videos

Mattieu is a great producer from France. We emailed back and forth and after I heard he is using the Transfuser a lot I asked him to do a video tutorial for you – and here it is! Thanks to you Mattieu for sharing! [vimeo…

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Do the unexpected or will you be remebered?

11th January 2011 - General, How To Improve In 5 Minutes

Boris Becker, the German tennis player is one of the biggest sport stars in world history . Why people remebered him? Not because he was the best tennis player ever, but he made the impossible happen. In 1985 as a 17 year old nobody, he…

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The London Connection meet Jacob Rickard!

8th January 2011 - General

Jakob from London also emailed¬† me for the Xmas Contest. I really liked his screenshots and think it is more than worth to share. He is a great producer and works for ChoiceFM an urban station belonging to the Global Radio Network . Read his…

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Nic Kelly, 15 Year Old Oz Imaging Wunderkind or Benztown Xmas Contest Winner Part3!

4th January 2011 - General

A 15 year old imaging guy? How many do you know by name working on a national late night show and will be having a Q/A with Harry Legg in NYC? I know exactly one! Nick from OZ and he is getting better each time…

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Xmas Contest Pt2 – MEET Pete or great screenshots from Serbia!

1st January 2011 - General

He all, Seasons greetings and I hope you enjoy your holidays. Let me introduce to the second winner of the benztown Xmas contest: Pedja from Serbia. He emailed great screenshots and production elements. See his email, listen to the Stagers and check his screens below.

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