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The Iron Imager Contender 2016 or how to hack the Backstreet Boys in the 90s and still be around today!

29th March 2016 - Interviews

You all know personally I have been a big fan of Sidey’s work for a long time and I was so happy to see him participating on the Iron Imager Contest 2016. Sidey’s creative writing skills are extraordinary and he has won several RAP awards,…

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Iron Imager 2016: Here is the CONTENDER! Meet…..SIDEY!!!!

28th March 2016 - General

March 2016 – Dan Kelly is still the reigning Iron Imager, but we are looking forward to the next showdown at Iron Imager 2016 at WWRS in April! Will Dan make it the 4th time in a row and stay on the throne for another year?  Well, it’s up to this…

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Andy’s Fiver Friday #32 – Donald Trump feat. Kanye West, Club Mate and the History of Rock!

25th March 2016 - Fiver Friday

Again, another week gone! Wow, so fast! Happy Easter everyone and for those who don’t celebrate it, have an awesome free and long weekend!

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Andy’s Fiver Friday #31 or why you all should attend Radiodays Europe

18th March 2016 - Fiver Friday

Hey there, what a fantastic week! I am still pumped from seeing so many of my friends at Radio Days Europe. If you did not had the chance to go, because your are from another part of the world, busy your boss did not want…

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The Harry Truth – Creativity VS Technique

16th March 2016 - General

There are a lot of submissions for Iron Imager this year! Who is up against Dan Kelly? While being listener to a radio station, you perceive subconsciously things like uniqueness, presentation and originality. In short: creativity – an important criteria, which is essential when creating imaging pieces….

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Andy’s Fiver Friday #30

11th March 2016 - Fiver Friday

30 Episodes, 30 weeks of Fiver Friday – and this is not the end! Radio Days and Iron Imager is near. If you haven’t your ingredient pack yet, sign up here!

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The Best Imaging Tricks of 2013 in 2016 :)

9th March 2016 - General

Time flies and our content does too. It can happen easily to loose overview about all the posts and content we already did and I got asked more and more about tutorials again. Meanwhile I create new ones, here is some great stuff from the past….

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Andy’s Fiver Friday #29 or lets get it ON – THE IRON IMAGER Returns

4th March 2016 - Fiver Friday

It feels good to be back. What a week! I am so happy that Iron Imager will be back and I am impressed, when I look at the list of people signed up already. Check it out!

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Creatives In Bars With Coffee or Imaging SiriusXM – Meet Matt Damrow

2nd March 2016 - Interviews

Hey guys, you all remember Matt Damrow. He is the guy behind the video series “Creatives in Bars with Coffee”, where he interviewed guys like Mike McVay, Rick Gillette, Rob Cressman and Tim Zunckel. This time it is all about Matt himself. I will speak with…

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Andy’s Fiver Friday #28

26th February 2016 - Fiver Friday

This week it is hard to even start FiverFriday, there was so much great stuff! NYC was just perfect. I had enough time to meet my old friend and 3 times Iron Imager winner Dan Kelly, also my old Benztown colleague Jason, who cranks out…

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What about… Dithering? Part 1: The Basics

24th February 2016 - Tutorials

I’m sure nobody of you will outsource a production to a third person like a mixing or mastering engineer – we are doing the whole production ourselves. In my eyes, this means the more you know about the single steps, the more you will be able to…

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Start NOW…Innovation doesn’t care about YOU!

22nd February 2016 - General, How To Improve In 5 Minutes

While being in NYC and inhale the mixture of pulsing and  innovative and on the other end aged and outdated I though a lot about how our job has evolved over the last years and what dramatical changes we went through. Not just from an industry…

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Andy’s Fiver Friday #27 OR What Is Your Favorite City?

19th February 2016 - Fiver Friday

Feels so good to be back in New York! Look forward to see all my friends!

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Andy’s Fiver Friday #26 – The Power of Video, freebees and the Mountain Man

12th February 2016 - Fiver Friday

The internet experiences more and more video content and all types of studies show we respond best to video content on social media. It grabs our attention more than anything other – period.  I can say this is matter of fact, as we never had…

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Waves NX – next level mobile production?

10th February 2016 - Review

These days I often stumble upon the question which mobile production setup is usable. I also asked this question myself when doing some production while being not in the studio: The computer should have enough resources for lag-free production and the tools should not be too complex…

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Andy’s Fiver Friday #25 – New Work from Alien Master Jeff Schmidt, Creed and GoPRO Mode!

5th February 2016 - Fiver Friday

It’s Friday! Let’s have a look at this week!

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Ozone 7 Advanced Upgrade. Do you need it?

4th February 2016 - Review

We’ve been using Ozone for years and have become raving fans of it. Luckily iZotope keeps updating this plugin. The latest version is 7.0.1, but we had stayed on 6 for some time now. But now I wanted to find out what’s different and new…

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Andy’s Fiver Friday #24 – Why Radio needs Wiz and his Stoner Anthem !

29th January 2016 - Fiver Friday

Fiver Friday time!

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Spice Up Your Plugin Collection: Free Plugins – Great Sound?

27th January 2016 - General

  There are thousands of plugins out there. And for the well known versions, you have to dig deep into your wallet. But there is an alternative: some manufacturers offer plugins for free. However, the word ‘free’ says nothing about the quality. I went online to look for…

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Andy’s Fiver Friday #23 – Cray Cray for TayTay!

22nd January 2016 - Fiver Friday

Episode 23! Let’s go for it!

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