Posts Tagged ‘urban imaging’

When I was in France for Le Radio lately I had the luck to meet the legendary PO, the creative mastermind behind the most successful French Urban Radio Station – SKYROCK! PO is a veteran of the Imaging world, who started his career as a DJ in 1982. His station count and personal track record […]

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 […]

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h8c3n3L_O1g] Today, I want you to introduce to our Benztown Urban Imaging Director Justin Case. Justin is from Albuquerque a very successful DJ, Imaging Guy at OMG Radio and a specialist when it comes to integration of samples, voice or music into production and imaging. Here at Benztown, he takes care of the Urban Sweepers […]

In Radio, most of the imaging guys, I know, want to work in CHR / Top40 or at least HotAC. We all love that zip zap, massive exlplosions, panning and layering insanity combined with fast, powerful and driving beats. But what about the guys doing Niche Formats, what qualifies them to do it better than […]

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o4hDsgKEXbI] What the hell is this guy doing and why is this posted on a radio imaging blog? This is beatjuggling and is one of the king disciplines of turntablism. It’s the manipulation of two or more samples, loops, songs, etc… to create a new and unique composition using two or more turntables and one […]