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Preparing for a Non-Fiction Audiobook Recording

Preparing for a Non-Fiction Audiobook Recording

I wanted to share the system I use for prepping any non-fiction title I narrate; though I, and many of my students, also use this method in a slightly different form for fiction titles, as well. Its purpose is to allow me to gather as much information as possible regarding the project, so that when […]

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Voice Over Recording Tip: Don’t Just Normalize

Voice Over Recording Tip: Don’t Just Normalize

If you are Normalizing your voice over auditions and jobs you are missing a crucial step. Use this secret to make your voice over performance stand out. Click the video below to check out William Williams invaluable tips: At Aliso Creek Voice Over Classes you’ll train in a professional voice over recording studio in Burbank, California […]

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Voiceover Artist Records Voice Of God With Audient iD22

Voiceover Artist Records Voice Of God With Audient iD22

Music composer and voiceover artist, Joe Wakeford recently upgraded his audio interface to the Audient iD22 and Audient was keen to find out how it was working out. “I love having physical controls in the studio, there’s only a certain amount of tolerance I have for reaching for the mouse for mixing controls,” he says, […]

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The best way to record voiceover: live or remote?

The best way to record voiceover: live or remote?

Many voiceover talent are able to do all their work remotely, sometimes never running a “live” session with their clients and instead recording and submitting everything on their own. While this is a great and convenient workflow it often leads to more “redo’s” or clients accepting reads they might have otherwise directed differently. In order to […]

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Producing Your Own Demo? That’s Just Stinkin’ Thinkin’

Producing Your Own Demo? That’s Just Stinkin’ Thinkin’

We caught up with Joe Loesch, an award winning author, voice actor for Disney & dozens of commercials and spoken word producer. Recently he met some new voice actors and found that some of them were planning to produce their own demos. Not only that, but most of these people had never even had a single voice over […]

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Groundbreaking AI Bots To Replace Voice Talent

Groundbreaking AI Bots To Replace Voice Talent

Welcome to the VoicesUK blog. Here we explore all facets of the amazing world that is the voiceover industry. We feature guest authors on topics such as how to get started, what equipment is best for your recordings, how to find clients and how to best show off your skills on VoicesUK. To join our family of […]

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Judges Voice Their Support At 2016 Awards

Judges Voice Their Support At 2016 Awards

2016 online achievements of Surrey businesses celebrated Accolades across sixteen categories were presented to deserving organisations at the HG Wells Conference & Events Centre in Woking, Surrey on March 10th The VoicesUK British voiceover platform team were proud to be at the Surrey Digital Awards event compered by former BBC broadcaster Robin Bailey who presented Gold, Silver and […]

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Increase Your Voiceover Productivity

Increase Your Voiceover Productivity

There are a few tools that make quoting for and recording voiceover projects a much simpler task… leaving you to do the thing you’re best at – voiceover! We’ve gathered a few that we use daily in the studio. What are your favourite tools? Add them in the comments below for everyone to benefit from:   Welcome […]

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Life Outside the Sound Booth…

Life Outside the Sound Booth…

Voiceovers across the UK live out their lives talking to themselves in solitary boxes, and often the only communication they have with each other is online. It’s a sorry state of affairs, and a poor substitute for the warmth of real human contact, so two voiceovers, Nic Redman and Leah Marks have decided to do […]

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How to create your own home vocal booth

How to create your own home vocal booth

I’ve been in the broadcasting industry since the early 90s but never had the space to record and produce audio from home. After moving from a tiny house in the UK to a more spacious house in America, I finally had room in the basement for my own voice booth and studio. About The story […]

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