Archive for September, 2012

Hi guys, it’s Andre. Today It’s all about bass! I’m bringing you closer to one of today’s most pulsating and most growing genres in electronic dance music – Dubstep Dubstep is taking over. Although it’s pretty young, it became one of the most impacting and powerful genres in the EDM scene of our days. Producers […]

Comments Off on Single Send or Assignment, know the difference – Changing Send Views in Pro Tools

Most of you guys will be familiar with that view, it’s the Mix window in Pro Tools, where you can see all your Audio, MIDI, AUX tracks and Master plus all inserts and sends. In this example two stereo buses are sent to two stereo AUX tracks. You get this info by having a look […]

Comments Off on Perfect view – Window Configuration in Pro Tools

Working in large Pro Tools sessions with a lot of plugins might get a bit confusing. Keeping the overview over all these tracks and plugins is not always easy, but Pro Tools comes with a feature called Window Configurations. This feature helps you storing windows settings for your edit or mix window, plugin windows, project […]

Hi guys, it’s Andre. Today, I’m going to share a brand new issue of the Production Diary with you guys. Myself and my upcoming co-writer are going to present our daily production and radio madness with you in this category, so let’s start this right now. When I first started creating musical work parts for […]

The return of Andre’s Production Diary

Posted: 22nd September 2012 by benztownbranding in General

Hi guys, it’s Andre. For the newer guys on this blog, let me introduce myself: Back in 2010, I entered the Xmas contest on this blog. The guys at Benztown liked what I was doing and after a few chats, I finally got my chance to play with the big ones in the scene of […]

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!!!!!! ‘Here’s a quick composite of some stuff from this year (Amp, […]

WHY konsky is the best? Take a listen.

Posted: 17th September 2012 by benztownbranding in General
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Last week I asked my friend David Konsky  to send some new stuff, as I wanted to share the magic he is doing for 2DayFM in Sydney and for the Konsky Files on Benz CHR with you. And again, you hear, why he is THE BEST out there. Mate, respect and love and thanks for […]

Comments Off on Put the cart before the horse or how to create a Promo without VO

We received a special piece of imaging from Jez B, breakfast imaging director at Fox FM in Melbourne. So what’s so special about this? Here’s what Jez says: ‘I was waiting on a VO, and was getting bored so decided to make my show return promo without it. So I made the mixout first, and […]

VO SUPERSTAR Joe Cipriano answers YOUR questions!

Posted: 12th September 2012 by benztownbranding in General
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  Our buddies @ did it again! They managed to get the legendary Joe Cipriano for an interview and YOU are going to be part of it! Ask Joe Cipriano, one of the most successful Voice Over Artists of all times, about his secrets, his tricks and discover how he made it! All you have to […]

9/11 – a day that gained sad popularity in the minds of us all. Eleven years have passed since the terrible terroristic attack on the World Trade Center in 2001, but we still have the horrible pictures in our minds. Everybody of us knows exactly, what we have done this day, what we felt, the minute […]