Archive for October, 2011

He recently won the DJ Mag Top 100 DJs voting. He’s on tour all over the world in the biggest clubs. Every track he works on, becomes a worldwide chart hit. He’s the most popular and successful DJ/Producer in Pop and Electronic Music at the moment. You know who I am talking about ….who’s that […]

Hi guys, it’s Andre. It’s now the 40th episode of my Production Diary. Since 40 weeks I’m learning everything about radio imaging and production from Andy, Oli, Fabi, the rest of the Benztown crew and our several guest authors of our blog. Most DAWs have built in Noise Gates or just Gates. A Gate controls […]

My dear friend and one of the best Imaging guys ever, David Konsky is using our latest FX Library Fame FX. Today, Konsky shows you  how to combine various Fame FX workparts to build a cutting through stager to grab the listener’s attention. A nice shot from Australia’s hottest imaging producer! Check the screen cap […]

Trick or….Ryan “CHARLIE” Drean, the Benztown Country Imaging Expert, did a short audio tutorial about VO treatment for a fast and easy to do, but really useful and scary VO effect.  The treatment works  perfect for Halloween or a Horror scene and the best is you donz need fancy or ultra expensive plugINs for it. […]

Hi guys, it’s Andre. It’s now my 39th week at the Benztown Studios. Since 39 weeks, I’m learning everything about radio imaging and production. Today, I’m showing you a cool trick to spice your imaging, especially when it comes to Urban. One of the key elements of Old School Hip Hop is turnablism, means playing […]

Getting started in Radio Imaging and production has never been easier. You’re not bound anymore to expensive outboard gear, you just need a decent computer. Also, there are tons of tips, tricks and tutorials for beginners all over the Internet and here. Perfect conditions to start rocking, but there’s one last thing missing – a […]

Guys like James Smith or Nic Kelly have proven it: Adobe Audition is a hot topic in Radio Imaging. In the last time, we heard a lot of great imaging  produced with Adobe Audition. There is some very hot beatmatching – and all this without the help of a ProTools grid mode. Morning Show producer […]

Experiment: The perfect VO treatment OR I WANT YOU

Posted: 17th October 2011 by benztownbranding in General
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We had a plenty of VO treatment posts and seen a lot of screen shots and interview parts considering VO treatment. You find discussions about the right VO treatment everywhere in the www and in each monthly issue of almost any recording magzine.  Is it EQ before or after compression, why use a Limiter or […]

Hey guys, it’s Andre. It’s now my 38th week here at Benztown. The 38th part of my Production Diary, where I share all the things I learned about radio imaging and production. Today, I’m showing you one of my most favorite instrument plugins – Battery by Native Instruments.

This one is a very personal to me. Often, especially younger readers ask how do I or anybody I know, got this job, what they should do to achieve their dream job someday….so here is a kind of try to answer this in general or show it like I experienced it a lot of times, […]