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Killer Music Promos and First Time Remixing

30th April 2015 - Interviews, Tutorials

You maybe have heard Jan’s Remix of Sam Smith’s ‘I’m Not The Only One’. I asked Jan to to give you an insight into his workflow and to share some tricks he used in this production. You will see that Imaging and remixing is closer…

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YOU FM and being benztown’s trainee pays off, eventually, maybe, sometimes :)

27th April 2015 - Interviews

Guys, I bet some of you remember Fabi. Fabi used to work with me here in Stuttgart. He started as a volunteer in 2008 and then became the first official benztown trainee. In his last year at benztown he was imaging, producing and overseeing benztown…

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Readers Vote! Iron Imager 2015 Finals

23rd April 2015 - General

Benztown fans…we hope you enjoyed today’s live stream from WWRS, hosted by the lovely Rachel McGrath! Check out @benztownradio on Periscope if you didn’t catch it earlier.¬†Thanks again for being a part of this year’s Iron Imager contest. The winner will be announced tomorrow at…

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Iron Imager: Streaming Live & Readers Vote!

22nd April 2015 - General

Tomorrow¬†is the day! The Worldwide Radio Summit is finally here. More importantly, it’s almost time for Benztown’s 4th annual Iron Imager contest where imaging gurus Dan Kelly and Sean Galbraith go head to head in an all out battle for the title (and awesome champion…

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Time to Pitch it right! Serato’s Pitch’n’Time and what it can do for you…

16th April 2015 - Review

As radio Imagers, we are all pitchers and shifters! It’s common to adjust the bpm and keys of various songs to do a great beatmix for example. We also like to use pitch shifting for creative effects. For this task it’s necessary to call a…

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Iron Imager 2015 Honorable Mention

10th April 2015 - General

As we ramp up for the 2015 Iron Imager contest at the Worldwide Radio Summit, we thought it would be cool this year to share a few submissions that stood out…the “runners-up” as it were. Feel free to comment below, and if you want to…

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Weighing In With Iron Imager Contender Sean Galbraith

3rd April 2015 - Interviews

As you all know by now, the judges have voted, and chosen Sean Galbraith from Z103.5 to touch gloves (scratch that)…touch mouses… against reigning champ Dan Kelly in the 3rd Annual Benztown Iron Imager Contest in Hollywood, California. I got a chance to get to…

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