Archive for May, 2011

Most of our readers definitely remember Andrew Choiniere. He participated in our Fame FX Contest and interviewed his Imaging Idol Joh Frost (read the interview, it’s worth it.) After the contest we had a really nice discussion about creating own FX and about how it’s done. We told him a few of our tricks and […]

Many of you Production Guys are copy writers as well. So you know how hard it is to come up with new topics and stories every day, especially if there is no major tactic or promotion going on. In my opinion it is also great to tell a story in a sweeper or promo. That’s […]

Hi guys it’s me, Andre. Since 15 weeks, I’m now a volunteer at the Benztown studios in Stuttgart and learning from Andy & Oli. This week, I’m showing you a useful feature for cutting very long files in a few seconds… Strip Silence.

Most of the time we speak about Station Imaging, but another topic came to my mind  when I read the latest blog post of my friend Tracy Johnson. (Tracy wrote an incredible successful guest post on our blog a few month ago and is legendary for his innovative programming and thinking out of the box). […]

Sure you remember Paul Armstrong , our HotAC imaging director and former Head of Imaging for XFM in London. He is the award collector in our team, incredible talented and smart. Recently Paul added this baby. While the radio summit, Paul stayed in Thailand and had a free business flight there. Check Paul’s latest audio, […]

Typically you use a compressor right in the VO track or in a VO Sub or VO AUX to make your VO guy sound thick and powerful In an old post I showed you how my VO sub looks and compression, EQ-ing and limiting is an endless topic to me.  We @ benztown do adjustments […]

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ycws_ht5IIQ&feature=player_embedded] He guys, today a little off topic. No compression, plugIns or ProTools Screencaps today. Sorry!  I found a project I want to introduce to you in a few sentences and Ill think it is worth 5 minutes of your time on a lush Sunday.  Downlaod to Donate is a great project and everyone of […]