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Submit It and Forget IT!

Submit It and Forget IT!

Hey, hey, friends, how's everyone been? I've been very busy promoting myself and my business lately so I've been away from my blog for a bit. But, I'm back now and today I want to talk about an aspect of the Voice Over business that is both integral to it and a bitter...

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Going under the knife really slows you down…

Going under the knife really slows you down…

Greetings all!  Well, here I sit 11 days later from my cervical fusion surgery on Jan. 15th, 2018 and I'm finally realizing that it'll be awhile before I truly feel 100% again.  My throat's sore and it's difficult to swallow, my voice is hoarse, my shoulders and back...

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Want to be a VO talent?  Consider these points first…

Want to be a VO talent? Consider these points first…

I've been getting asked a Lot lately about what one needs to get into Voice Over work, and the short answer is that you'll need to invest money and time before ever starting to record. I've addressed the need for a quiet space to record in a previous blog post so...

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Getting what you want is Great isn’t it?

Getting what you want is Great isn’t it?

Back in November of 2016, I had just returned home from Ft. Smith, Arkansas where my Father had lived before his passing that October. I spent the month of October there settling his estate and it was a difficult time as you might expect. My Father and I were very...

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Keep it Quiet!

Keep it Quiet!

For those who are interested in pursuing Voice Over work it's important to understand that a collection of well performed demos and the ability to submit a clean audition are the keystone to finding work in the industry. So, it's important to have ONE thing in place...

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To Affect the Accent or not?  Tough decision sometimes…

To Affect the Accent or not? Tough decision sometimes…

When I was a kid I used to Love to hear different accents in movies and TV shows.  I still do.  Especially if they were epic style like the Sean Connery James Bond movies (Sean Connery Is James Bond by the way... 😉 ). The various accents added to the mystique of the...

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Opportunity can be unexpected and challenging…

Opportunity can be unexpected and challenging…

It's amazing how things in Life can work out sometimes. One minute you're focused on trying to be successful in a new venture; the next you've got a new project in addition to your current one.  I was in the middle of recording The Spartans, and I was hyper-focused on...

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Don’t let the cat in…

Don’t let the cat in…

One of the hazards of having a recording studio in your house is the ongoing struggle to reduce or remove the background noises made by your family members or your appliances or even your neighbors mowing their lawns.  You Cannot rely on a Noise Reduction feature in...

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