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Imaging Melbourne – Mike Santos in Australia!

26th October 2016 - Interviews

Mike is in Oz now for almost 2 years, time flies! He started working as the morning show production guy for Kyle and Jackie O in Sydney and is now overseeing big parts of the Matt and Meshel breakfast brand in Melbourne. Mike and I…

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Incredible Launch Piece for KIIS Melbourne and : MEET Daniel “BOZ” Bozykowski!

9th February 2015 - General, Uncategorized

I met Boz back in 2012, when he sent some amazing stuff for our Iron Imager contest.   Back in the days he and Chris Davis, our HOT AC and Turbulence Imaging Guy, were doing morning show productions for 2Day in Sydney together. Now Boz…

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THE IMAGING DAYS #amsterdamed or MEET the Benz Crew!

5th September 2014 - General

Only a few days left for one of our nicest project this year #amsterdamed… I am so happy to see so many of my imaging friends in Amsterdam during the Imaging Days 2014: Ryan Drean, David Konsky, Brendan Tacey, Mike Santos, Justin Case, Adam Hood,…

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Benztown Halloween Madness Pt. 1 or JB’s Horror Pitch Shift Show

7th October 2013 - General

It’s that scary time of year again and this time we’ll bring you the full benztown Halloween Madness in three blood-curdling parts! First up is Mr. Jan “JB” Brückner with a sure shot pro tools trick if you want to bring a spooky halloween VO to a…

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Fame FX meets Carson Daly – Check out Mike Santos’ pieces for Carson Daly on AMP Radio!

9th September 2013 - General

Today I received some new Imaging pieces from my buddy Mike Santos. Mike works at Amp Radio in LA and is responsible to make one of Americas biggest Morning Show sounds awesome! He is the guy for Carson Daly’s Imaging. Mike added his thoughts and insight…

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My first attempts in scriptwriting or how Mike Santos saved my day – Andre’s Production Diary

4th December 2012 - General

Hey guys, it’s Andre. It’s contest time here in our studios in Stuttgart. While our readers are writing a stunning Promo about Gary to win in our Xmas Contest, we’re here to do the same to show who’s the best imager in the office. ‘No…

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Mike Santos IMAGING ASSASIN – A Snapshot of 2012

20th September 2012 - General

Most of you guys still know my buddy Mike Santos, Imaging Assasin at AMP in LA, Benztown’s HotAC Imaging Director and VO Artist for Benztown and various stations nationwide. Mike sent me a little snapshot of 2012, including all the great stuff he has done so far!!!!!!…

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Only 1 DAY left to get FAME FX for free + boost your skill set on a new level with a private Q & A with Imaging legend David Konsky

19th December 2011 - General

Discover how this awesome piece of imaging was made, learn from one of the best CHR Imaging directors on the planet in a spceial and private Q & A. Boost your skillset to a whole new leve! Guys, only a few hours left to win…

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The Benztown Xmas Contest 2011 or get FAME FX for free, a personal skype call with David Konsky, Mike Santos and Oli

15th December 2011 - General

Christmas is coming up and Benztown says thanks for an unbelievable year with the 2011 Version of our  Xmas Contest. We are hooking you up with awesome prizes and it will need you not even 3 minutes getting your hands on it. Ever wanted FAME…

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HAPPY Birthday……..It is a blog

22nd September 2011 - General, Useful Links

Unbelievable! The blog turns one today and I feel realy pumped about this fact. It started as a vision (“maybe it’ll become a real blog for imaging and production”) with this article and is today one of the most read, maybe the most read radio…

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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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Find Out How the Rest of the World Live or, Santos Down Under!

25th July 2011 - General

Mike Santos: Imaging Assasin , Blog Writer, Creative Director for Entercom Denver, Guest Author, Voice Over talent and one of my best friends in the Imaging business hung out in Oz for a few weeks. Like me, Mike is a big fan of ozzi radio…

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Webinar RECAP or join THE Screen Shot Festival

9th June 2011 - General

For all who missed it….Here is the screencap video of the first ever benztown webinar – My promise: A screen shot festival! Learn about Session Setup & Routing, VO Treatment, EQing, Compression, Aux PlugINs and and and. Check Multiple Format Imaging Superstar Mike Santos explain…

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Mike Santos got Fame or YOU KNOW THE SONG…

9th June 2011 - Fame FX, General

In our webinar yesterday, Mike played some brand new pieces he did for his HotAC station in Denver, Alice 105.9. After I received a ton of emails, I asked Mike to send the stuff over and here it is: Great Beatmix beginning. Loops and Sound…

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1st ever Benztown Webinar on Friday – PREVIEW Audio!

30th May 2011 - General

Hi all, first I wanna thank you for your massive interest in this. I am really excited in start doing this –  maybe even on a regular basis wit a special guest each time. For Friday: All places are taken, so sorry, but we had…

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Get an Imaging Superstar or The Nic Kelly Files!

23rd May 2011 - General

Nic Kelly  from Oz. Right, there was this 15 year old self marketing imaging genius. In my opinion, Nic is one of the guys, who will rock the imaging scene in the future. I know no guy having his age, who has the same skill…

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

20th May 2011 - 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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From Sydney to NYC, from Austria to Denver – The World speaks FAME…

16th May 2011 - 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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The BEST production blogs worldwide – Useful Links Part. 1

24th April 2011 - General, Useful Links

Gents, I want to present: a new category : Useful Links We will feature web- / blog sites about radio imaging, great pop culture websites, shops for studio gear and much more in the following weeks. Today I want to feature the best radio imaging…

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FAME FX for FREE and here are THE WINNERS!

16th April 2011 - Fame FX, General

The interviews have been read for more than 1460 times within the entire week and 571 people voted for their favorite. Gents, I am proud and happy to present the Winners of our Fame FX contest! 1. Fame FX for free : Nic Kelly &…

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