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24 Days Of Xmas – Day 23 : My Imagers of 2018

23rd December 2018 - General

I’d love to point out some inspirations of mine this year. Beside all the guys I work with daily and their incredible talent, which helps me to get better day in and day out. HERE IS THE IMAGERS of 2018! Of course there is so…

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24 Days Of Xmas – Day 19: Remix MANIA or How to step up your productions game with REMIXES!

20th December 2018 - General, Useful Links

It’s REMIX time! Here at benztown we’ve been using remixes for our productions for some time now, as you often like a song but need a more uptempo/downtempo version of it. Our very own music madness specialist Konrad put together a sweet collection of remixes suitable…

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24 Days Of Xmas – Day 13: Early Christmas Gifts Or Happy Holidays from NATIVE INSTRUMENTS

13th December 2018 - General, Useful Links

For the last few years Native Instruments has been giving out free plugins, vouchers and more during the holiday season. The boys have done it again this year, so check it out!

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Iron Imager VII – And The Winner Is…Meet Imaging shooting Star Sam Wickens

7th May 2018 - General

Capital FM London’s Sam Wickens!!!!! You come at the King… you best not miss…   For the third straight year; the challenger has not missed.  In what can only be described as “Sweet Revenge” (our words not his) for the most recent Ashes, London’s Sam Wickens…

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IRON IMAGER 2018 – Here is the CONTENDER, Sam Wickens from Capital and the Honorable Mentions… Enter a different FIVER FRIDAY!

13th April 2018 - Fiver Friday, General, Uncategorized

WOW! Iron Imager 2018 is running for the 7th time and I know I keep repeating this, but the stack of candidates just gets better and better… It’s insane, so much good stuff – the most difficult decision process ever! That’s why this week’s the perfect…

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Iron Imager VI: Readers Vote!

4th April 2018 - General

Benztown fans… We hope you enjoyed today’s live stream from WWRS hosted by R.Dub. Check out Benztown on Facebook if you missed it. Thanks again for being a part of this year’s Iron Imager contest. The winner will be announced tomorrow (5/5) preceding the Production and Imaging…

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iZotope Ozone 8: The Best Mastering PlugIN or Futuristic New Features?!

4th April 2018 - General, Review, Uncategorized

As you know we have always been big fans of all the iZotope products and Ozone stood out for me forever. So what’s the latest with Ozone 8? Can you take your Imaging and Music Production to the next level with the Ozone 8 Advanced? I…

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AND here is Benztown’s Iron Imager : The Irish Pitbull Paul Duffy!

4th April 2018 - General

It was so close, I personally loved both pieces and the fact they were done in an hour is almost unbelievable. To me, both finalists were winners, but this time my opinion did not count at all. It was all up to the jury consisting…

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PO, the Head of Imaging for Skyrock – Meet an Imaging Veteran!

3rd April 2018 - General, Interviews, Uncategorized

When I was in France for Le Radio lately I had the luck to meet the legendary PO, the creative mastermind behind the most successful French Urban Radio Station – SKYROCK! PO is a veteran of the Imaging world, who started his career as a…

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Iron Imager – It is getting closer or Celebrity Judges

27th March 2018 - General

The battle of the Imaging Titans is coming, soon. Only 2 days to the final round of Benztown’s Iron Imager Contest – live at the Worldwide Radio Summit at the W Hotel, Hollywood.   Check out the contest rules and the world-class celebrity jury:

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Benztown’s Iron Imager or how to get Free Access to the World Wide Radio Summit and win 1000US $!

27th March 2018 - General

Now it is official! Your Imaging Skills can be worth 1000US $ and world-wide FAME! Benztown’s Iron Imager is out there. The first Imaging contest ever, providing the same chances to all participants – no matter if you work in NYC, LA, Tadzhikistan or anywhere else…

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Heads up: Tools to host VST or AU Plugins in Pro Tools

25th March 2018 - General

I’m sure you already experienced the problem that you wanted to use a PlugIn in Pro Tools, but there was no AAX version available. But don’t worry: there are some solutions for this issue. I came across a useful post that a Pro Tools Expert…

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The greatest Voice Over Talents in the world! How to choose one of them with ease!

16th February 2018 - General

Picking the right VO talent is always tough and absolutely subjective to each one of us, but crucial for your on-air branding and station imaging. The rigtht Voice can be key to success and great brand building. Voice Auditions can cause big discussions, but they…

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Change the Cycle – Create outstanding Station Imaging ! Today!

1st February 2018 - General, How To Improve In 5 Minutes

“You must not fight the cycle, you must transform it into a different cycle altogether. It’s a lot of work, but less work than failing.” (Multi Million Bestseller Author Seth Godin) This been said, todays experiment is to look on your work routines make you…

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Bruce Lee’s Distortion PlugIN Preset or Harry’s Favourite!

1st February 2018 - General, How To Improve In 5 Minutes

Remember Harry Legg and how he made it into the 3 major markets? He is one of benztown’s hottest VO and Imaging Guys and he shares his favourite PlugIn Preset with you! Harry – Distortion Example by Benztown Branding Blog  How he creates the VO…

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Influence Your Audience by Tracy Johnson

1st February 2018 - General

Guys, I am proud and honored to present you the guy without whom there would be no Benztown : Mr Tracy Johnson. In 2007 he introduced Oli and myself to Dave “Chachi”Denes and the rest of the story is legendary. (Thanks Tracy for believing in…

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What is more important than todays MAJOR TACTIC? The next MAJOR TACTIC!! Andy’s fortune cookie:)..

1st February 2018 - General, How To Improve In 5 Minutes

Successful work and personal development rises from a solid base and grows its way up in the sky. If you just stuck in your daily routine you won’t make it to the next skill level, if you just think about your startegics for today you…

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Content Rules! What DO you want us to feature more on the blog?

1st February 2018 - General

After almost half a year, we made a great start in the blog world. Now it is up to you to make this blog even more interactive and useful. After more than 90 posts, interviews, video turorials, screencaps, tipps and tricks, inspirational content and and…

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From Sydney to NYC, from Austria to Denver – The World speaks FAME…

1st February 2018 - Fame FX, General

Remember our Fame FX Contest? Hundreds of people voted for their favourite interviews – now it’s time for a first review. Almost three weeks after the big release, we asked the winners and the first purchasers about their thoughts. We’re proud to present the amazing…

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Introducing a New Age…First ever Benztown Webinar with Mike Santos, me and a secret imaging legend

1st February 2018 - General

At the beginning, we introduced this blog to make a change in the Imaging World. My Goal was to share tricks and tipps, build an imaging community, feature great talents and give young guys the chance to learn. Until yet I am really thrilled with…

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