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The Imaging Days… Whats the deal? Meet Anthony Timmers!

2nd June 2014 - General, Interviews

  I bet some of you have already seen the announcement of this event in Amsterdam on the 8th and 9th of September. The lineup sounds promising and Anthony Timmers and his crew host some great speakers including Benztown imaging brigade member and format director…

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Imaging UAE – Meet Tom Ferguson

29th March 2014 - General, Interviews

Today I am really thrilled to do an Interview with Tom Ferguson. He is a Brit, but works in the UAE and images Channel 4 as well as he is the PD for that station. Tom was a great talent a few years ago and…

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3 PlugINs that always work for awesome layering effects on VO or how to make your VO pop out!

23rd March 2014 - General

I love to layer voices, when doing Imaging to create surprises, cool effects on the Voice Over or just to work out a specific part of an Imaging piece a bit more. The plugIns i use the most for layering are : 1. SansAMP (i…

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Jan Br├╝ckner vs. CLA Effects or Presets4PlugIns rocks the Classic Hits format

16th December 2013 - General

Gary Bryan Filter Our Presets4PlugIns contest is still going on and I am thrilled to show you a Killer Preset from Jan. He is the latest and super talented addition to the Benztown roster, overseeing SpeakerToyz AC and Classic Hits as well. He loves the…

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Turn your Session in a Delay Battlefield or MY Favourite Delays….

23rd November 2011 - General

Today, I want to share some Screen Caps of my favourite Delays and for what purpose and how I use it! In general, I am a delay freak, I use it all the time and in almost any session: No matter, if I create a…

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YOU ARE Rockstars! FROM OZ to NYC, from Serbia to the Phillipines from Paris to L.A….

1st September 2011 - General

YOU ARE Rockstars……And I say this from the bottom of my heart. Without you and your suppport, the blog would not be possible! August was our biggest blog month ever and Andre and I want to thank all of you guys for creating something remarkable…

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Switching songs or my beatmix addiction

23rd August 2011 - General, How To Improve In 5 Minutes

Like you know, I do the Benztown CHR library by myself and as a truly CHR Imaging guy, I am looking consequently to extend my beatmix techniques and standardize new ideas for a period of time to develop the brand of the stations I work…

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The Noisemaker John Masecar or the Canadian Connection Reloaded!

19th August 2011 - General, Interviews

More then 25 years in the Imaging business, multi award wininnng and inspring to an entire generation in Canada and beyond. Not many could tell that about their radio career, John could, but never would, so I do! I met John as the Head of…

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Do you really want it? Meet WBMX Imaging Legend Damon Oaks!

15th August 2011 - General, Interviews

There is so many people in this (radio) world telling you, they go talent and really want X. A better gig, more money, more clients, more responsibility more…. Let me introduce you to a guy, who really wanted it: Damon Oaks. If you are stucked…

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Video tutorial… It is getting mean and dirty!

28th July 2011 - General, Videos

Many stations are on the look for the most polished sound possible. BUT, some Imaging pieces need to sound dirty, rough and edgy. I created a Lollapalooza Promo for our CHR library and used a plugIN from the Sound Toy Family, I never used before…

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