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24 Days Of Xmas – Day 18 : BENZTOWN MEGA MIX 2018

19th December 2018 - Videos

Today is the day, my favorite day of the year – IT IS TIME for the Benztown Mega Mix. Jan and Alex outdid themselves – again! 40 Songs in 4 minutes!!!! I am so proud of these guys…Check out my favorite Imaging piece of the…

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Top 10 Posts Of 2017 – New Years Eve Special!

31st December 2017 - General, How To Improve In 5 Minutes, Interviews, Tutorials, Useful Links, Videos

2017 is almost gone! On the last day like we don’t want to leave you hanging, so to finish up the year, we put together our Top 10 Postings of 2017.   #1 – Iron Imager VI: Readers Vote! You voted for the Iron Imager of…

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How To Fit 37 Songs In Under 4 Minutes – Benztown Megamix 2017

22nd December 2017 - How To Improve In 5 Minutes, Tutorials, Useful Links, Videos

Like every year, we didn’t shy away from some extra work to finish off the 2017 Megamix before the holidays. Big thanks goes out to our producers Jan & Alex, who made the mix possible.

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Andys Fiver Friday #112 – UVI’s Toy Museum, A 49 Year Old Skate Legend And Fire Imaging

21st November 2017 - Fiver Friday, Useful Links, Videos

  Here we go with Nr. #112 Ladies and Gents… It’s been a busy week!! But if you have a harp player in the studio and the Christmas bed production is running, you take the opportunity to calm yourself, listen to something relaxing and make…

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Andy’s Fiver Friday #109 – Razor Vocoder PlugIn, Crazy Soccer Fans and an early Christmas Gift

27th October 2017 - Fiver Friday, Useful Links, Videos

Another week, holiday season is coming. Halloween, Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Christmas and New Years Eve. You know how it is – the yearly Imaging INSANITY!

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Take on 2-time IRON IMAGER Dan Kelly – Are you Ready?

12th March 2015 - Interviews, Videos

Iron Imager Home | Get Your Ingredients | Available Voices | Submit your entry | Official Contest Rules It is the 4th anniversary of our Iron Imager contest and this guy is still the reigning champion. On April 23, during the WWRS Dan will be back in LA to defend his belt against YOU! Are you ready?…

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Jan goes WILD :) – the pitch delay!

12th May 2014 - General, How To Improve In 5 Minutes, Videos

  You might have already read about Jan Brückner before on this blog, since our radio imaging talent always delivers great work. Today we want to share a new trick that he has for all of you out there – he calls it the “pitch…

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The Studio One “Vari-Fi” or nerdy stuff we show our colleagues

30th April 2014 - General, Videos

            In some of the last posts we showed our favourite additional composing DAW Studio One and some of its useful functions. This week we have two amazing visitors from the Benztown offices in L.A. – Justin “Imaging Ninja” Case…

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WPLJ’s Dan Kelly…did it again! Iron Imager 2014 – Here is the WINNER.

7th April 2014 - General, Videos

First, we would like to express our most sincere gratitude to all those who played a part in the success of Iron Imager 2014. This includes (among many others) Dan Kelly, Brady Goodman, Jimmy Steal, Jake Kaplan, the folks at AllAccess.com and A&R Worldwide, and…

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Jan Brückner’s latest discovery – Reverse reverb for STUDS

21st February 2014 - General, Videos

You all know how to create the legendary reverse reverb effect used in thousands of productions and imaging pieces around the globe. It is a cool effect and not hard to create, but there is several steps included – until ProTools 10. Jan discovered last week how…

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Aussie Beatmatching Masterclass – The Hottest Hits of 2013 so far with DJ Konsky!

16th July 2013 - General, Videos

It is a tradition on this blog. Every 6 month, Australian Imaging magician David Konsky serves us one of his famous mashups. This year is halfway gone and once again, it’s a pleasure to bring DJ Konsky’s latest piece. A stunning mashup of this year’s…

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Useful Links – Learn from Dr. Pop, the man behind the hits

17th February 2013 - General, Useful Links, Videos

Hi guys, it’s Andre. Modern Pop music industry is owned by a few labels, artists and producers out there, which create one hit after another. One of these few producers is Lukasz Gottwald a.k.a. Dr. Luke. He’s the man behind artists like Katy Perry, Kelly…

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Video: Slicing Regions on Grid in Pro Tools with a few simple clicks

2nd November 2012 - General, Videos

Hi guys, it’s Andre. One annoying task for me was slicing files on grid. Jumping from grid mark to the next grid mark and creating one cut after another shortly becomes a pain, but today I found another method! I’m now using Pro Tools daily…

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Andre’s Production Diary: Fat Dance Bass in Minutes – NI Massive Video Tutorial

8th October 2012 - General, Videos

Hi guys, it’s Andre. Modern Dance music lives from its fat basses. The most common one is the Saw Bass, a sound which is a must-have in the arsenal of every Dance Music Producer. Today, I’m going to show you how to create these Saw…

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Coming soon: What Is Benztown – The Movie

25th July 2012 - General, Videos

I’m pretty excited to show you the following teaser for our upcoming ‘What Is Benztown’ video. Kevin Horton – Imaging & Production Director for our Jack format library and the Melissa Etheridge Radio Show taught himself to film and using Final Cut and here’s a first…

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HACK ProTools or One of Logic’s coolest features in Pro Tools – How to create track presets in Pro Tools

26th June 2012 - General, Videos

This one’s a pretty cool feature which will improve your workflow and speed in a quantum way. Imagine, you’re just creating a new track in a session and  now you have the great option to create preset tracks, means tracks that already have the right…

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Finding music in misery – Enter KC Styles

13th April 2012 - General, Videos

KC Styles is a very active member of our Benz Blog community and also a great Imaging diretor.  He was so kind to share the following video by  CTV in Calgary. Learn more about KC’s studio, his life and his work. If you’re interested in…

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The Sidechain Prince Pt.2 or how Oli “The Captain” becomes David Guetta!

31st October 2011 - General, Videos

He recently won the DJ Mag Top 100 DJs voting. He’s on tour all over the world in the biggest clubs. Every track he works on, becomes a worldwide chart hit. He’s the most popular and successful DJ/Producer in Pop and Electronic Music at the…

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Jez B in the Mix! Enter Adobe Audition Beatmixing made in Australia

19th October 2011 - General, Videos

Guys like James Smith or Nic Kelly have proven it: Adobe Audition is a hot topic in Radio Imaging. In the last time, we heard a lot of great imaging  produced with Adobe Audition. There is some very hot beatmatching – and all this without…

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London Randomness with Paul and Andy or epic Amy

11th October 2011 - General, Interviews, Videos

This week I had the great pleasure to catch up with my friend and Imaging Legend Paul Armstrong. Paul gave me a great London tour and we had the chance to hang out for a few hours in his office to discuss about imaging techniques,…

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