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Happy NEW YEAR 2014!!! FREE FX from your friends @benztown!

2nd January 2014 - General

OUR NEW YEARS PRESENT for the best blog readers in the world! Download 8 Killer fx for free!!! Have an awesome NEW YEAR and keep imaging my friends! Andy & all your friends at benztown!

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Merry Xmas from all your friends @benztown!!!

24th December 2013 - General

It was a great year, thanks for making this blog rock big time! Again, we had more then 400 votes on the Presets 4 Presents Contest. I am proud and thankful you took the challenge and participated, I appreciate you voted for your favourite and hope…

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Presets 4 Presents – From Australia to Italy…And the WINNERS are….

24th December 2013 - General

YOUR choice has been made. The blog readers have decided! We are happy to announce this years’ benztown blog Xmas Contest Winners… Congratulation guys and have fun with  your prize!!! (Remember : First picks FIRST and so on… ) George (41%) Samuele (39%) Emmet (15%) I really appreciate…

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Presets4Presents – Here are THE FINALISTS

20th December 2013 - General

Here we are, the Benztown Xmas Contest  entry period  has come to an end and now it is YOUR TURN to decide WHO will be the winner. We got awesome presets and are thankful for all the efforts you put in this year’s contest –…

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Presets 4 Presents – Benztown’s Rock Imagers Dan and James hook you up with great presets!

12th December 2013 - General

Today is the third day of our contest and I got some nice presets from Dan and James. Dan is the mastermind behind benztown Rock and James oversees the Classic Rock format Avalanche. Both have the black belt in Imaging and are ProTools Veterans. Check out…

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Benztown Xmas Contest 2013 – Presets 4 Presents or win a Q&A with the Iron Imager Dan Kelly, Fame FX for free, your own spot with All Access and and and….

9th December 2013 - General

All our Christmas contests have been a great success and after 2011 and last years “create the Best Gary Promo”,  the 2013 contest will be: Presets 4 Presents! This year we have some new awesome prizes that you definitely don’t want to miss. Personally autographed…

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Gear Porn or what an awesome mic sounds like :)… The legendary U47 vs Laetitia Dana!

4th November 2013 - General

There have been various discussions on facebook about mics, preamps etc. and I always told my opinion loud and clear. There is nothing as important as good gear and to know what to do with it… Recently we had the luck to use a Neumann/Telefunken…

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Argentina’s Finest or meet Luciano Voglino – THE Diego Armando of Imaging

13th September 2013 - General, Interviews

This post about Leandro Adrogue got so much love, so I decided to interview the second spanish speaking Imaging guy this month – Luciano Voglino. Raul was so kind to introduce me. Luciano is a great talent, working for a nationwide argentinian network called Vorterix…

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9 /11 a day to remember – Benztown’s 9/11 Imaging

11th September 2013 - General

Every one of us remembers exactly, where he was in that particular moment, when he first saw this unreal pictures on TV. The attack on the Twin Towers and the Pentagon shocked the entire world. Last year we had an incredible dedication piece of audio done…

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Some New TOYS or I want THAT! GEAR PORN Part 1…

30th August 2013 - General, Useful Links

Hey Guys, happy thursday! This is gonna be a quick on, more fb like: What do you want? This is my gear porn for today! I WANT THAT – BAD! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4HHiXqcyu2M Please post links, gear porn suggestions and things you want badly  – in the…

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Some upcoming Iron Imagers? – The Stuttgart boys present their entries

2nd April 2013 - Interviews

Hi guys, it’s Andre. This is it! The trophy of the Iron Imager, the most prestigious title in radio production! Once again, competitors from all over the world will fight for this title and $1,000 in cash. Check here to learn more. Like last Christmas,…

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YOU vs the Irish IMAGING Warrior Paul Duffy or Benztown’s Iron Imager Contest 2013 – The BIGGEST Imaging BATTLE in the WORLD

25th March 2013 - General

Have you ever been to the City of Angels ? have you ever knocked out a real Champion? ARE YOU READY to play with the big boys? The Ultimate Audio Battle of Skill and Will is BACK! Once again, imaging directors from all over the world…

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Introducing Moritz – our newest team member!

28th October 2012 - General

Hey everyone! I’m sure you’ve read about that “upcoming co writer” in one of André’s previous Posts. Here he is 😉 : My Name is Moritz and I’m really proud to tell you that I’m going to be a permanent part of the Benztown Branding…

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It Is An ATTITUDE or why real is real…

25th June 2011 - General

My weeks in L.A. are finally over. Our latest project is running and I am pretty exited about it. I think Imaging and Show works hand in hand. We made Melissa stand out amongst other AC / HotAC productions and wanted to keep the Imaging…

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Am I need to become a DOG TRAINER to create stunning CHR Imaging? From AC to CHR!

1st June 2011 - General

No, you dont, but maybe you should. My friend Andy McBeth made his hobby a second profession. He is a certified dog trainer, nature lover and my canadian connection from Edmonton! I love Andy’s Imaging Philosophy you can discover below and his spirit! Check his…

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Live like a Rockstar or the advantage of living the culture, you create Imaging for

8th April 2011 - General

In Radio, most of the imaging guys, I know, want to work in CHR / Top40 or at least HotAC. We all love that zip zap, massive exlplosions, panning and layering insanity combined with fast, powerful and driving beats. But what about the guys doing…

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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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The First Experiment or how to bring your sound close to the sound of your imaging icon in 5 minutes a day

21st October 2010 - How To Improve In 5 Minutes

To improve your skills in just 5 minutes! Sounds strange, but it is possible. It is no rocket science at all. I use that strategy for years now and have great experience with this unique technique. From today on I will share my “5 minute…

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