What Can you Learn from a Voice Director?

December 17th, 2014 by Colleen 
The Voice over Industry through the Eyes and Ears of a Booth Director We thought it would be fun for you to see an interview that one of our weekly Workout guest listeners had done. It is cool to get insight on his background and what he expects from talent when they come into the booth to read for an audition. As you are watching the interview if you think to yourself, “ I wish I could be in the...

voiceregistry Workout – Read for Atlas Talent Agency, NY

December 12th, 2014 by Colleen 
Read & Learn from Talent Agent Ricky Meyer   This Workout will be posted Friday December 12that 12 noon pst. **Please note this workout is a special schedule than usual** About the Agency: When Atlas opened its doors, its mission was to revolutionize the commercial talent agency experience. By creating a true partnership, we have been able to super-serve our clients worldwide.Today, our agency...

voiceregistry Workout Guest Listener Laura Newcombe

December 5th, 2014 by Colleen 
Read for Laura Newcombe Voiceover Director at William Morris Endeavor, LA This Workout will be posted December 8th 2014 at 12 noon pst.   About the Agency: William Morris Endeavor (also known as WME) is one of the world’s largest talent agencies, with offices in Beverly Hills, New York, Nashville, London, and Miami. The company was formed in 2009, following the merger of Endeavor and the...

voiceregistry Workout Guest Listener Juliet Tibbetts – DPN,LA

December 1st, 2014 by Colleen 
Read for Juliet Tibbetts Voiceover Director at DPN Talent Agency, LA This Workout will be posted December 1st 2014 at 12 noon pst.   About DPN: DPN Talent is a premier talent agency, representing the most sought-after talent in the industry.       About Juliet: Juliet Tibbetts has been a voiceover director at DPN Talent Agency in Beverly Hills for the past 7 years. Prior to that...

voiceregistry Workout – Read for Talent Agent,Co-Owner & President of TGMD Vanessa Gilbert

November 17th, 2014 by Colleen 
Read & Learn from Vanessa Gilbert Talent Agent, Co-Owner & President of TGMD This Workout will post on Monday Nov.17th at 12 noon pst   About the Agency: TGMD Talent combines the vision and energy of four top agents: Vanessa Gilbert, Kevin Motley, Ilko Drozdoski and Steve Tisherman. With their combined savvy and years of teamwork, TGMD keeps with the ever changing needs of the industry....

Voicebank.net Welcomes Kirk Talent Agency, Canada

November 12th, 2014 by Colleen 
Kirk Talent Agency Has Joined Voicebank.net!   Producers & Casting Directors Invite Kirk Talent Agency to Your Next Voice Over Project!     About the Agency: Kirk Talent was founded in 1989 and is based in Vancouver, Canada. The principals of the company have over 25 years of experience in agency operations and talent management, both in Canada and the United States. Agents and...

Microphones for Home Studios

November 11th, 2014 by Colleen 
QUESTION-”Can anyone recommend a good starter mic brand for a start up VO home studio that doesn’t break the bank?”: Our own Jeff Hixon, CEO of Voicebank.net and master at signal flow weighs in on this question. There are a number of high quality yet affordable at home microphones available. Here are a few: Blue Yeti USB Mic (two price ranges) Yeti, a basic mic, about $129 via Guitar...

Creating Your Own Home Studio

November 10th, 2014 by Jessica 
QUESTION: What are the home studio capability requirements to be competitive? “When asked if a home studio is needed, my reply is that not an entire room but a good recording environment needs to be created. This starts with where you are placing yourself in the room. Do you have a walk-in closet you can use?  If not, there are mobile set ups that help with acoustics, room noise, etc. Make sure...

voiceregistry Workout – Read for Talent Agent Jeffrey Umberger owner of Umberger Agency, GA

November 10th, 2014 by Colleen 
Read & Learn from Talent Agent Agent Jeffrey Umberger owner of Umberger Agency, GA This Workout will be posted November 10th at 12 noon pst.   About the Agency: Umberger Agency is a full service Voice Over agency representing voice actors in the US, Canada, Great Britain, Spain, and Italy. Specializing in TV – Film – Radio – Commercials – Animation – Promo –...