An Agent’s Perspective On Voice Over Demos (Part 1)

An Agent’s Perspective On Voice Over Demos (Part 1)

The following is a guest post written by Tanya Buchanan; Owner of Ta-Da! Voiceworks So … let’s talk demos… The good, the bad and the ugly. As an agent, I get sent numerous demos a DAY so I can confidently say that I’ve heard and critiqued hundreds of demos. And of all those demos, the […]

What Goes On Your Voice Over Demo?

What Goes On Your Voice Over Demo?

One of the panels that took place at the Midwest Voice Over Conference was a demo critique. A few brave souls anonymously submitted their demos for a panel of experts to review and share their thoughts. Sitting on the panel, moderated by J Michael Collins, where “Uncle” Roy Yokelson, David Goldberg, Cristina Milizia, Rodney Saulsberry […]

My New Commercial Voice Over Demo

My New Commercial Voice Over Demo

You’ve been hearing about it for a while now. Posts like “It’s Commercial Demo Weekend With Uncle Roy” and “What It’s Like To Record A Demo With Uncle Roy” have shared the journey, and hopefully brought you along for the ride. Now it’s time for the big reveal, so to speak. When Uncle Roy first […]

What It’s Like To Record A Demo With Uncle Roy

What It’s Like To Record A Demo With Uncle Roy

I’m sitting in seat 2A of Delta Flight 4181 heading for Buffalo. We’re cruising along at 20,000ft and as I wave so long to the breathtaking New York City skyline, I’m reflecting on a weekend I’ll always remember. If you read my previous blog (It’s Commercial Demo Weekend With Uncle Roy), you’re aware of the […]

It’s Commerical Demo Weekend With Uncle Roy at Antland

It’s Commerical Demo Weekend With Uncle Roy at Antland

Last year, while wandering a hallway at the Hilton Lake Las Vegas in Henderson Nevada, I was greeted by two men. Voice Actor, Anthony Gettig and Producer and Coach, Uncle Roy Yokelson. Though I’d never met either of these guys before, without hesitation they invited me to join them for breakfast. That’s exactly what I […]

Growing Pains

Growing Pains

One of the big goals I’ve set for myself for 2016 is a new commercial demo. For many years, while I worked in broadcasting, commercial work was all I did. I voiced thousands of spots during my career. However, since leaving radio to pursue voice over full-time, I can likely count the number of commercial […]