Quick Voiceover Tip: What is Threshold

Part of "Compression Week" Quick Voiceover Tip: What is Threshold. Welcome to day two of Compression Week here at the Radio Lounge. Today's we dive into the compression settings, beginning with thrhesold. Threshold is really your Compression Baseline. Threshold is basically the volume level where gain reduction begins working. Cranking...

Quick Voiceover Tip: Client sessions

Quick Voiceover Tip: Client sessions Some voice actors love working directly with a client in a session because of the immediate feedback; when the session is finished it is truly finished. Some voice actors do NOT like working with the client because - well, sometimes the client doesn't exactly know...

Voiceover Demo Showcase: Dave Howell

In today's voiceover demo showcase : Dave Howell. We are constantly amazed at the depth of talent in our industry. So when the “Back Porch Guy” called about doing a few new voice over demos, we wanted to know more. Dave Howell is first and foremost, an actor, the most...

Quick Voiceover Tip: Phone Patch

Quick Voiceover Tip: Phone Patch. Many voice over sessions require you to connect to a client or producer via the phone. This is actually easier than it sounds. Sure, to do a legitimate digital audio phone hybrid, you are going to spend $500-1000 dollars on a unit that becomes a...

Quick Voiceover Tip: The Lawn Guys

Quick Voiceover Tip : The Lawn Guys - The arch nemesis of the voice actor. That buzz of lawn equipment can bring a productive voice over session to a screeching halt. Unless you have a four to five figure budget to create a proper space using mass and de-coupling, you’ve...

Quick Voiceover Tip: Room Acoustics

Todays' daily quick voiceover tip: room acoustics. Shape, materials, and size matters. A bad room size is an equal to or a multiple of itself.  Let me explain.  If your room is 4 feet by 4 feet with a ceiling height of 8 feet, you have manufactured a dysfunctional space. ...

Radio Lounge Responds to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Photo by CDC on Unsplash To our business associates, clients, voice talent, and good friends in the advertising, communications and service industry, we are witnessing challenges we have never seen in the more than 25 years of business. We want to make sure that you know, we are here. We are not in...