Monthly Archives: March 2012

Has anyone ever told you that you have a great radio voice?

I have heard this exact thing from countless people. You should be on TV! or on the radio! or a motivational speaker! These all sound like they would be really cool… don’t they? But the thing that they don’t tell … Continue reading

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Studio recording session at Comfortzone Audio!

I got a chance to hit a local professional recording studio (http://comfortzoneaudio.com/) this week to work on one of my original Acoustic songs called “This is My Life”. It has been a long time since I worked on my music, … Continue reading

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Where not to start looking for voice over gigs…

While it may be tempting to check out places like Craigslist for voice over gigs – don’t do it! All you are going to find there is empty promises, and insulting prices! People don’t realize (or care) just how much … Continue reading

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Looking for that old time radio sound?

Wow this week has been crazy in the VO community! I guess everyone is getting ready to step out of hibernation and make the some Money! It will be interesting to see if we can land some major contracts with … Continue reading

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Lets talk software!

If you have ever been to a pro studio you have probably seen that 9 times out of 9 they are running ProTools as their main pro audio recording application. There is good reason for this. ProTools is one of … Continue reading

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Recording studio in the palm of your hand?

Let’s talk about the emerging tech behind a Mobile studio. There I was 20 miles away from my home studio when a request comes in to audition for a job. Do I hop in the car and race off to … Continue reading

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Cable madness

Speaking of XLR cables there is a lot of mystery revolving around how much to spend in this department too!  The quickest way to save yourself a bit of money here is to keep your Sound Booth close to your … Continue reading

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Crank up the Phantom power!

While it may sound like a Ghost busters gadget Phantom power is actually an electrical current that travels along the same wire that also accommodates the microphone sound signals to your interface device (same XLR cable dual purpose, hence the … Continue reading

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Portable sound panel?

To sidetrack real quick I wanted to mention something that you can do for FREE right away to start putting your home studio supplies together. Almost every day on Craigslist in your area you can find that very important sound … Continue reading

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Dont get that cheap Microphone!

The most important part of your Studio is hands down your Microphone. Some might argue otherwise, but they might also frequent those little palm reading shops you see all over the place – can anyone confirm that they are actually … Continue reading

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