Archive for May, 2012

Rachel McGrath is an incredible talent, and long-time friend of the Benztown team. Rachel can be heard on 22 stations across the planet, including Star 94/Atlanta, Z107-7/ST Louis, Chanel 4/Dubai, Magic 89.9/Manila, Hot 975/Phoenix, and Cat Country 107 1/Ft Myers. She’s also recently voiced spots for Disney, Huffy, Moes, Ideal Image, and the Georgia and Illinois […]

Don LaFontaine – The Voice

Posted: 31st May 2012 by benztownvoiceover in Videos
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There can’t be a Blog about voice-over without mentioning Don LaFontaine – the biggest and most famous VO talent in our world. With more than 5,000 recorded movie trailers, there is no chance you couldn’t have heard his voice. Terminator, Cast Away, Batman Returns, The Simpsons, just to mention a few. Trailers, commercials, announcements – […]

HUGE thanks to the legendary radio voice talent (and former semi-pro football player) Chuck Matthews for this contribution!!! We’ll start with a little bit about Chuck, in his own words: Celebrating (I think, lol) twenty years this year in broadcasting. Experience ranges from Cleveland to Raleigh to Atlanta. I’m a Marconi Award winner and multiple […]

Hi guys, it’s time to start our video category with a great guide for beginners which want to enter the world of VO. VO talent, coach and producer Brian Thon shows you what equipment you need, where to get it and how to set it up. A cool overview for everyone interested in getting starter with […]

We’re so pleased that Harry Legg not only gave us our inaugural interview, but will also be a regular contributor to the blog! Keep an eye out for Harry’s bi-weekly posts. 1. Which production system do you use and why? Pro Tools – I’ve been using it since the mid 90’s when I was lucky […]

Welcome!!! The Radio Voice-Over Blog’s Mission….

Posted: 31st May 2012 by benztownvoiceover in About

Welcome!!! The mission of this blog is to use the extensive resources at Benztown Voice-Over Group’s disposal to provide a forum for readers who are interested in starting, building or learning about careers as a radio voice-over artist.  Whether you’re a newcomer to the voice-over business, a legendary VO artist or a radio DJ, this blog will […]