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Ideas Exchange or What to do on-air in times of the Corona Virus?

Posted: 26th March 2020 by benztownbranding in General

  Radio stations all around the world face the same challenge right now. What the heck should we do on-air in these never seen black swan type of times. How should we address this world wide epidemic on-air beside endless repetition of facts? Is it appropriate to be in a good mood, even if the […]

Fiver Friday #228 – Time to think about

Posted: 20th March 2020 by benztownbranding in General, Uncategorized

This is a Fiver Friday like no other before. I am debating with myself since days what to write, who to include, if we need more COVID 19 updates, more noise, more distraction, more entertainment, more toilet paper, more sanitizer, more Netflix recommendations…And I still don’t know. How should I address this, what is appropriate, […]

cans4cans – You wear cans, we donate!!

Posted: 14th December 2019 by benztownbranding in General

  Happy Holidays, IMAGING COMMUNITY!! If you could help with below we would greatly appreciate it! This week, Benztown launched the 6th annual #Cans4Cans, a social media-driven food drive to support the Los Angeles Food Bank. The concept is simple – post a photo of yourself wearing headphones to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram using the […]

Vector designed by Vecteezy Merry Christmas from us to you!!! Thanks for all your help, your love, support and your dedication to what we all love the most : Radio IMAGING. Here is some FREE New Years SFX for you. ALL recorded by our one and only Max Kotzur.

I’d love to point out some inspirations of mine this year. Beside all the guys I work with daily and their incredible talent, which helps me to get better day in and day out. HERE IS THE IMAGERS of 2018! Of course there is so many more guys I stalk on soundcloud :)…and some who […]

It’s REMIX time! Here at benztown we’ve been using remixes for our productions for some time now, as you often like a song but need a more uptempo/downtempo version of it. Our very own music madness specialist Konrad put together a sweet collection of remixes suitable for production (and for enjoyment of course). Here are some […]

For the last few years Native Instruments has been giving out free plugins, vouchers and more during the holiday season. The boys have done it again this year, so check it out!

Questions about mastering, plugIn settings, mixing techniques – I get them very often and yes those things are important. There is no great craftsman in the world creating remarkable work without good tools, but those three PlugiN are my go-tos and I would recommend to everyone to check them out!

Capital FM London’s Sam Wickens!!!!! You come at the King… you best not miss…   For the third straight year; the challenger has not missed.  In what can only be described as “Sweet Revenge” (our words not his) for the most recent Ashes, London’s Sam Wickens is taking home the coveted Benztown Iron Imager belt by […]

WOW.. So many Iron Imagers in one post… The champs from 2012 till today. The World’s Best Imagers are back in the spot light!!! These guys all have one thing in common: They took on and WON THEIR IRON IMAGER BATTLE!!! Thanks for taking the time to answer all of my questions… Hope to see […]