JULY 16, 2014, BURBANK, CA, and LONDON—Benztown announces that UK audio company, Beds & Beats will be the exclusive rep of Benztown’s 20 imaging libraries and custom imaging services for radio stations in the UK. Beds & Beats will also use Benztown’s music products within its own highly successful music library, in radio, television and film production in the UK. The new marketing and distribution deal will enhance Benztown’s presence as an audio provider in the UK and expand its growing customer base around the world, and will add to Beds & Beats’ highly respected repertoire of music.
Benztown offers the highest quality imaging workparts for 20 libraries across 13 formats including AC, Hot AC, CHR, Country, Urban, Rhythmic, Classic Hits, Rock, News/Talk, Sports and JACK. Beds & Beats is a major music production service that works with top composers, artists, and audio producers and records, mixes and masters some of the world’s most prestigious studios. They provide high quality music to customers including ITV primetime, BBC, Sky and every radio group in the UK.
Andreas Sannemann, Chief Executive Officer of Benztown, said: “The combination of our two industry-leading companies pairs the highest quality production values and boundless creativity across two continents. That is an exciting proposition for our customers. Together, we offer them the very best creative audio imaging available.”
Dave Bethell, Creative Director of Beds & Beats said: “I’ve been a fan of Benztown since the early days, and am very excited to be offering such a groundbreaking set of products to the UK. This expands our arsenal of tools and gives our clients and users even more options than ever. Beds & Beats is going through a large expansion currently, with a brand new website on the way– and welcoming Benztown to the UK is a big part of that expansion.”
Benztown audio imaging libraries and products are currently used across 1900 affiliates across six different continents. The company’s products and services are marketed globally by Burbank-based Radio Express, Inc. in countries outside the U.S. and the U.K. For more information, visit www.benztown.com, or contact Masa Patterson at firstname.lastname@example.org and at (818) 842-4600 – or in the UK, contact Dave Bethell at email@example.com and at 07768 38 28 38.
Benztown is an international radio imaging, production library, programming, and voiceover services company with over 1,900 affiliations on six different continents. In August, 2013, Benztown was recognized by Inc. magazine as one of America’s Fastest Growing Privately Held Companies, ranked at No. 983 on the exclusive Inc. 5000. With offices and studios in Los Angeles, New York, and Stuttgart, Benztown offers the highest quality imaging workparts for 20 libraries across 13 formats including AC, Hot AC, CHR, Country, Urban, Rhythmic, Classic Hits, Rock, News/Talk, Sports and JACK. Benztown’s industry-leading technology and proprietary web-based imaging solution, “Benztown Branding”, is used daily by nearly 1,200 radio stations worldwide. Benztown also provides custom voice-over and imaging services across all formats, including commercial voice-over and copywriting services. Benztown Radio Networks, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hollywood Radio Networks, is an international media syndication company providing unique, first-rate programming and features to radio stations and media companies around the world, including Your Weekend with Jim Brickman, The Todd N Tyler Radio Empire, Hot Mix, Slow Jams with R Dub!, The Dr. Bruce Hensel Show, The Storm Report, The Old Farmers Almanac Report, Round Trip with Dave-O, and Flashback.
About Beds & Beats
Beds & Beats, is a highly successful Music Library, designed initially with the radio imaging producer in mind. We have a select roster of talent and composers that range from Successful TV Shows, Radio Imaging Juggernauts, Chart toppers and more. We work with only the best session musicians and record regularly with players who feature in the Royal Philharmonic, and also appear on hit records. We frequently record at abbey Road studios, and Our work is mixed and Mastered in London And Los Angeles. Beds and Beats internationally has recently partnered up with APM music (Universal/EMI) for them to represent our portfolio of work in the USA. With Movie Trailers, TV Promos, and Radio Imaging uses Beds & Beats is expanding it user base, and it’s volume of music regularly.