Episode 27 – Part 1 – Sean Caldwell

Sean Caldwell is a worldwide Radio Imaging and TV Promo voice talent.  This episode was VERY informative and very direct.  We do start with his background and the steps he took on his way up the ladder.  We also get into the technical aspects of his world.  He works out of multiple studios and uses…

Episode 27 – Part 2 – Sean Caldwell

….Sean gives a perspective I don’t think we have heard before. Part 2 continues with some listener questions, tech speak and then a very necessary look at the world in which we all try to earn a living.  I was about to end the episode like normal and then I think something hit me and…

Episode 26 – Part 1 – Jake Kaplan

The Imaging mind behind AMP Radio in L.A. and a guy who has been producing cutting edge radio production since before he could…well, do whatever it is you do at age 15 or so, joins the show.  Jake Kaplan has worked in Seattle, DC other places and now reside at CBS in Los Angeles.  He…

Episode 26 – Part 2 – Jake Kaplan

The Imaging mind behind AMP Radio in L.A. and a guy who has been producing cutting edge radio production since before he could…well, do whatever it is you do at age 15 or so, joins the show.  Jake Kaplan has worked in Seattle, DC other places and now reside at CBS in Los Angeles.  He…

Epsiode 25 – Zurek

Zurek is a highly sought after voice talent with many years behind the mic, on and off air in the CHR and Urban world’s.  He has been on his own as a successful voice over artist for 5 years now and is heard on increasingly more and more mediums.  Rcently he booked a rather high-profile…

Zurek – Show Notes

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Episode 24 – Part 1 – Ricky Roo

We welcome Ricky Roo to the show.  Ricky is a talented producer currently based at KDWB and KTLK – FM in The Twin Cities, Minnesota.  Ricky has been producing radio imaging for years with a bulk of that for CBS in Dallas, TX.  Ricky is a very musical producer with a lot of parody and…

Episode 23 – Part 1 – Sandy Beech

Sandy Beech, the Managing Director of Music 4 in London, joins the show.  Music 4 has grown to prominence in Radio Jingle production in London and across the U.K.  We discuss his history in radio which took him from Leeds to London and a few places in between including a Pirate Ship! — sort of.…

Episode 23 – Part 2 – Sandy Beech

We continue with Sandy starting with Radio Jingles from the late 90’s mixed into the current Radio “1tros” We delve into many other aspects of running your own company and specifically jingle licensing, producing someone else’s logo and what its like to work in a pl;ace like Music 4. show23_2_033110

Episode 22 – 1 – Jude Corbett

Jude Corbett is an Internationally known voice talent based in Chicago.  He works in radio imaging, television promo, the voice of the Indy Racing, HBO First Look and many many more venues.  Jude discusses his career from some town in Indiana (terre haute) to St. Louis, Chicago, NYC and back to Chi-town.  He’s a past…

Episode 22 – 2 – Jude Corbett

Jude Corbett is an Internationally known voice talent based in Chicago.  He works in radio imaging, television promo, the voice of the Indy Racing, HBO First Look and many many more venues.  Jude discusses his career from some town in Indiana (terre haute) to St. Louis, Chicago, NYC and back to Chi-town.  He’s a past…

Episode 21 – Part 1 – Steve Sykes

Steve Sykes joins the show this week.  He is a multi-talented producer who also does some voice work.  He is well known now for 2 main things.  Imaging Producer of WSLZ in St. Louis and Owner, producer at Hooks Jingles.  Part 1 is more general knowledge about Steve and radio imaging.  Part 2 is where…

Episode 21 – Part 2 – Steve Sykes

Part 2 Continues with a lot of tech-speak.  We get into the studio setup, equipment recommendations, audio chain suggestions and software/plug-in talk.  Melody Sharp, Steve’s wife, also joins the show to discuss radio imaging voiceover and the benefits of being hooked up with a big time producer.  We also discuss jingle production specifically and how…

Episode 20 – Part 1 – Pat Garrett

www.patgarrettcreative.com Pat Garrett is one of the top Radio Imaging Voice talents in America.  He is heard on over 200 stations and is utilized in almost every radio format.  He gives some good perspective to young voice talents on how to advance in their career.  He also has a background in radio production and that…

Episode 20 – Part 2 – Pat Garrett

Pat Garrett is one of the top Radio Imaging Voice talents in America.  He is heard on over 200 stations and is utilized in almost every radio format.  He gives some good perspective to young voice talents on how to advance in their career.  He also has a background in radio production and that is…

Episode 19 – Part 1 – David Konsky

David Konsky is the guest and he is the Imaging Producer at 2Day FM in Sydney, one of the largest CHR stations in the world. I try to shed some light on the day to day radio world in Australia. We discuss the world at a famous station such as 2Day FM including the trials…

Episode 19 – Part 2 – David Konsky

David Konsky is the guest and he is the Imaging Producer at 2Day FM in Sydney, one of the largest CHR stations in the world. I try to shed some light on the day to day radio world in australia. We discuss the world at a famous station such as 2Day FM including the trials…

Episode 18 – Part 1 – Jim Cutler

Click Here to Download or Hit Play—> Jim was very open about the UP’S and relatively few, but at times, colosal DOWN’s of his career. We get a peak into his day to day life, his tips on getting better, being original and being a nerd. It is also nice to hear his studio setup…

Episode 18 – Part 2 – Jim Cutler

Jim was very open about the UP’S and relatively few, but at times, colosal DOWN’s of his career. We get a peak into his day to day life, his tips on getting better, being original and being a nerd. It is also nice to hear his studio setup and what he uses to get his…

Episode 17 – Part 1 – Nick Daley

Nick Daley is imaging producer for Glenn Beck, past producer at FLZ Tampa and voice talent. Nick has a wide array of skills which include imaging production, sound design for film, radio and other platforms and a highly talented music producer and remixer. Nick opens his brain on all things audio and has some very…

Episode 17 – Part 2 – Nick Daley

Nick Daley is imaging producer for Glenn Beck, past producer at FLZ Tampa and voice talent. Nick has a wide array of skills which include imaging production, sound design for film, radio and other platforms and a highly talented music producer and remixer. Nick opens his brain on all things audio and has some very…

Episode 16 – Part 1 – Dom Nero

Dom Nero is the guest and is the creative mind behind Hot 97 in NYC. He is my third or fourth non-American but being from Toronto, Canada not working too far from home. Dom is also responsible for the imaging at Kiss FM and RXP in NYC. Dom gives us a younger perspective on the…

Episode 16 – Part 2 – Dom Nero

Dom Nero is the guest and is the creative mind behind Hot 97 in NYC. He is my third or fourth non-American but being from Toronto, Canada not working too far from home. Dom is also responsible for the imaging at Kiss FM and RXP in NYC. Dom gives us a younger perspective on the…

Episode 15 – Part 1 – John Frost

John Frost is the brains behind Frostbytes and the former creative director at the world famous KROQ Los Angeles. He is a trendsetter and leads the way in creative cutting edge radio imaging. show15_1_082009

Episode 15 – Part 2 – John Frost

John Frost is the brains behind Frostbytes and the former creative director at the world famous KROQ Los Angeles. He is a trendsetter and leads the way in creative cutting edge radio imaging. show15_2_082009

Episode 14 – Part 1 – Roger Keeler

Roger Keeler is an alternative imaging specialist out of Denver, Colorado. He produces many stations and for other networks. On display is his very creative mind and the process behind what he does. show14_1_073009

Episode 14 – Part 2 – Roger Keeler

Roger Keeler is an alternative imaging specialist out of Denver, Colorado. He produces many stations and for other networks. On display is his very creative mind and the process behind what he does. show14_2_073009

Episode 13 – Part 1 – Steve Stone

Steve Stone joins for this episode which is a nice cross over between the worlds of radio production and voiceover. Steve discusses his start, his time as the creative director at K-Rock NY and then his transition to full-time voiceover. He is kind enough to give us every detail about his setup and tricks he…

Episode 13 – Part 2 – Steve Stone

Steve Stone joins for this episode which is a nice cross over between the worlds of radio production and voiceover. Steve discusses his start, his time as the creative director at K-Rock NY and then his transition to full-time voiceover. He is kind enough to give us every detail about his setup and tricks he…

Episode 12 – Chris Corley

Movie Trailer, TV, Radio and more. Chris Corley can literally be heard everywhere. Now he is heard on “the producers” podcast. Chris talks about his career, where it started and where its going. His techniques, tech tips and much more are discussed. show12_052709

Episode 11 – Part 2 – Jeff Thomas

Australian/International Producer Jeff Thomas Joins the show for a chat. Part 2 continues with more on his background and career. Then we get into more tech talk and get to hear his advice to other producers. Be sure to hit www.ryanontheradio.com to get extra content from Jeff including plug-in settings, full audio demos and links.…

Episode 11 – Part 1 – Jeff Thomas

Australian/International Producer Jeff Thomas Joins the show for a chat. His storied career is discussed with plenty of amazing demo audio played throughout. We also get inside his mind on his process, theory, the state of the industry, and plenty of tips and advice. www.ryanontheradio.com has tons of extras from Jeff including plug-in settings, full…

Episode 10 – Part 1 – Ann DeWig

The one and only Ann DeWig joins Ryan for a 2 part interview. This was another “dual topic” interview where plenty of radio imaging production AND voiceover is discussed. Ann talks technique, equipment, marketing, influences, tips, tricks and one VERY key piece of advice is revealed. show10_1_041409

Episode 10 – Part 2 – Ann DeWig

The one and only Ann DeWig joins Ryan for a 2 part interview. This was another “dual topic” interview where plenty of radio imaging production AND voiceover is discussed. Stay tuned to the end of part 2 for some new added or Bonus content. show10_2_041409

Episode 9 – Part 1 – Ben Neidle

Ben Neidle, owner of Noise Fusion, joins the show for a chat about all things branding. He has a pretty impressive portfolio comprised of some of the biggest station in the UK and elsewhere in Europe. Detailed technical info is discussed, new products you may not know about yet, some of what is necessary in…

Episode 9 – Part 2 – Ben Neidle

Ben Neidle, owner of Noise Fusion, joins the show for a chat about all things branding. He has a pretty impressive portfolio comprised of some of the biggest station in the UK and elsewhere in Europe. Detailed technical info is discussed, new products you may not know about yet, some of what is necessary in…

Episode 8 – Eric Chase

Ryan Interviews Eric Chase, voice artist, based out of Houston Texas. Discussion of past radio days and current VO days. Getting Started as a VO artist and tips and tricks for the up and comer. Plus hear info on a Brian James Benefit. You will also get more info on BIG BAD BEDS and top…

Episode 7 – Part 1 – KellyKellyKelly

Ryan Interviews L.A. based imaging producer and VO artist, Kellyx3. She is responsible for branding and imaging of KIIS and 98.7 in LA. She also heard worldwide as the signiture CHR female voice on many, many stations. The most important detail of this interview is what I learned in part 2. show7_1_022509

Episode 7 – Part 2 – KellyKellyKelly

Ryan Interviews L.A. based imaging producer and VO artist, Kellyx3. This is Part 2 of 2. We continue to discuss radio imaging, techniques and inside stuff. Then she drops the big one. Guess what she uses to produce some of the best imaging I have heard. You also get more info on BIG BAD BEDS…

Episode 6 – Will Morgan

Ryan Drean Interviews radio imaging producer and voiceover artist, Will Morgan. Discussion of Will’s background, finding your identity, trends in today’s imaging VO business and technology. Ryan also talks about BIG BAD BEDS his new prod music library. show6_020909

Episode 5 – The “Filler Show”

Ryan Drean rambles. Well actually questions are answered. There is a delay in the next few guests’ availability so I took this time to answer a few questions that had come in over the last few weeks. Pro-tools Voiceover recording trick is outlined. Stutter effect/tempo in production is addressed. I also talked about sound proofing…

Episode 4 – Phat Matt Ganssle

Ryan Drean and Phat Matt Ganssle discuss the world of radio imaging in the eyes of the single format imaging producer. We look at the realities of radio today and what changes might be on the horizon. Advice a plenty for the young radio producers of the world. show4_123108

Episode 3 – Part 1 – Chris Stevens

Chris Stevens, VP Creative at TM Studios in Dallas, discusses the world of radio production. He has a background in music and is also a well known imaging producer for stations all over the U.K. and other parts of Europe. This is Part 1 of 2 because we can’t shut our mouths and are both…

Episode 3 – Part 2 – Chris Stevens

Chris Stevens, VP Creative at TM Studios in Dallas, continues our discussion the world of radio production. We discuss more radio stuff here but get into much more tips and tricks. It very cool to hear about this from someone who was brought up in a very different radio climate. Public radio rules over there…

Episode 2 – Jeff Berlin

Jeff Berlin, current voice over artist and past producer at Kiss 108 Boston, discusses the progression of his career over the last 21+ years. We get into some technical aspects of gating, room creation and other techniques used in audio production.  

Episode 1 – Dave Foxx

Dave Foxx of CC NY helps kick off the show. Discussion of what he is doing and what producers and voice talent can do to advance. show1_082008