Episode 121: Josh Goodman

The transition from a successful career on-the-air in radio to independent full-time voice artist is not exactly an easy proposition and certainly not as easy as some people might expect it to be. Denver-based talent Josh Goodman is a multi-faceted voiceover artist who is LEGIT good at all the various….facets… and has navigated that radio to…

Episode 116: Graeme Judd

The show’s guest, Graeme Judd, is one of the preeminent Promo Voices in the US (and Canada). I have had the luxury of speaking to some of the biggest names in more than one industry and in his, he is near the very top.  Graeme is regularly heard on CBS, E!, Fox and a multitude…

Episode 114: Randy Thomas

Many people in the industry and/or who regularly check out my podcast will be familiar with Randy Thomas, today’s guest.  If you know the basics – scroll on down to the links, download the show or just hit that big round play button! For everyone else Randy is thought of by many, myself included, as…

Episode 111: Wendy K Gray

How about one of the top Radio Imaging Voices as my next guest?  I welcome in Wendy K Gray.  On top of that, Wendy is a killer in the world of Promo, Animation (all aspects of that), Commercial, Industrial and Narration. Plus she is a singer/songwriter with years of writing, recording and performing under her…

Episode 109: John Pleisse

The more I think that being north of 100 episodes means I’ll start to run out of BIG names to get on the show..the more I realize thats absurd. John Pleisse is a major player in the voiceover world especially when we talk in terms of Radio Imaging AND TV Affiliate work. He is heard…

Episode 105: Roger Rose

Roger Rose is one of the premier promo voices in America. While many people will know Roger, or at minimum his voice, from the Columbia Broadcasting System it might still be a surprise to find out on just how many venues he is heard. CBS, ABC, NBC, FOX – The Grammys, The Emmys, People’s Choice,…

Episode 78: David Lee

Certainly a guest that needs very little introduction.  Even if you don’t know the name, once you hear him you will know him. David Lee is heard, well, everywhere and maybe most notably on motorsports commercials OR national sports broadcasts.  I know that when Howard Deneroff cast him as the signature voice of Westwood One…

EPISODE 75: DAVID WARTNABY & HOWARD RITCHIE

It’s a big kick off to 2015 for the Podcast.  I reached out to a couple of my favorite non-American voice talents and they agreed to be on the show, together. Howard Ritchie (Website) – the legendary voice of Capital in the UK and David Wartnaby (Website)- the legendary voice of Heart in the UK.…

9.5 Q’s: Rachel McGrath

One of the fast rising talents in the Radio Imaging Voiceover world also happens to be female but they are certainly not mutually exclusive.  Rachel McGrath was first given a spotlight a few years back when she was in the CCM+E building in Atlanta using her production and subsequent VO skills on The Bull among…

Episode 60: Jon Carter

5 more and I get to retire! No, you won’t get rid of me that easy.   Voice talent, Producer, Singer and all around nice guy, Jon Carter is the guest.  I found a lot of value not just in how to be a better talent but also how to run a  better business.  Jon…

Episode 55 – Anthony Mendez – P1

Anthony Mendez is a well known Promo and Trailer voice based outside NYC.  Considering his success, he is still relatively new at the game.  You may have heard him on CNN, HBO or a trailer for your favorite movie.  He has a well rounded outlook on the industry, success, his craft and made for a…

In the Studio: Neil Wilson

I got to check in with multi-talented Voice Over artist, Neil Wilson, on hi studio setup. Neil is heard on radio, tv in promo, imaging and commercials and I recommend you hit up his website to hear what he does.

Episode 44 – P1 – Harry Legg

Harry Legg is now known for many things.  He has been a successful voice for radio and TV on a worldwide scale for some time now and his focus lies more in that arena today.  He still produces imaging though, mainly for Benztown Branding – News/Talk.   BUT many know him as the one-time producer…

Episode 44 – P2 – Harry Legg

Part 2 rolls on with Harry Legg.  We continue with the discussion of life after losing a big gig and how Harry reacted and adapted and ultimately found as much or MORE success in his career.  He is candid as expected and also very professional in his recount of the events.  We also get into…

Show Notes: Legg

This page consists of a couple “full” versions of audio demos I played in show.  Check out the full KTU demo to get a feel for all the cool stuff Harry did at KTU in the mid 2000’s.  Plus there is the extended CHR demo and if you want one more listen to the greatness…

In The Studio: Anthony Mendez

As I await my new site to come online, thus putting a temporary pause on podcast episodes, I have a brand new “In the Studio” post for your eyes and ears.  Anthony Mendez is a very accomplished, bilingual, Voice Talent who has given us a peek inside his world. Listen to his demos and you may…

Episode 43 – Brian Lee – Part 1

Brian Lee, one of America’s most recognized voices, is the guest.  He is widely respected for a variety of reasons and excels at literally the highest levels of the industry.   The number one theme I heard most when listeners contacted me before the episode was in regards to his “every-man” delivery.  He is not…

Episode 43 – Brian Lee – Part 2

Part two continues with Brian Lee.  We get a bit more detailed on day-to-day work and the industry as it operates today.  Brian expands on the actual mechanics of being a top voice talent and what is expected.  I also include some submitted questions. episode_43_2_Brian_Lee_041812

Episode 43 – Brian Lee – Part 3

Part three concludes this episode with lots of gear talk and more insight into how he has achieved his GREAT success. Note:  I featured work from Terry Philips at WYCD Detroit.  Brian voices Imaging for plenty of stations but Terry uses Brian as well as anyone.  You can hear a range in his radio delivery…

Herrera – Show Notes

Not too much to post here… Stew’s Website! The photo Stew Mentioned…       Primetime Voices Photo Don Lafontaine, Andy Geller, Ashton Smith, Joe Cipriano, Townsend Coleman, George DelHoyo, Scott Weil, Rino Romano, Jonathan Cooke, Dave Fennoy, Stew Herrera, Rafael Ferrer and Tony Rodgers. And here is a video “behind the Scenes” [yframe url=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dSPTY7w6suM&feature=player_embedded’]…

Episode 31 – Part 2 – Brian Kelsey

The episode Continues!  We get a bit more into his time with Howard Stern, his departure from a “brick and mortar” radio station and his passion for carpentry and TV!  He gives some great advice for budding talent and also tells you about his nose.  Actually he is a very positive guy who seems to…

Kelsey – Show Notes

Plenty of links!  First Connect with Brian… Facebook Kelsey on The House Twitter YouTube Channel Blog LinkedIn Kelsey On The House Voice-Over website Graphics website Personal website Articles I write for America Online Videos… Bottom Line Design On Camera Reel

Episode 29 – Part 1 – Marice Tobias

Marice Tobias is a world respected voiceover consultant.  She is more than a coach and has a reputation matched by almost none other.  You have heard her name mentioned in many other episodes by the biggest names in the industry.  I personally found this episode to be valuable as she speaks truth and doesn’t pull…

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…

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

Zurek Info… www.zurekvo.com www.voiceoveruniverse.com This is the ABC Show Zurek is the Promo Voice for… And here is his Honda spot… ————————————————————– Submitted Content… Pascal Standaert sent in a great post for the submitted content… Click Here

Bad Mash Trailer (Bollywood)

I don’t know why but I really like doing these.  I get to try and hone my Trailer delivery and still get paid a little bit for it.  I did 2 versions.  An “UP” read and then a more lo-key. Bad Mash Company – UP Bad Mash Company – LO

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…

Corbett – Show Notes

Jude’s Website Jude’s Full Production Demos… Jude Corbett Sirius, River Jude’s old KRock demo ———————————————————– **Blue Sound Design- Special Price Link** -click that link for an exclusive ROTR – Podcast Discount **Blue Sound Design Site** -cutting edge imaging fx and a great price for any producer

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 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

Dewig – Show Notes

*NEW FEATURE* – Listener Submitted Content Sean Galbraith Sean Galbraith_Imaging Sean’s Plug in Settings…

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.