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15 May 2012
BENZTOWN LAUNCHES THE RADIO VOICE-OVER BLOG
Benztown Creates Unique Online Community for Radio Voice-over Talent at blog.benztown.com/voiceover/
WHO: Benztown, home of the “Most Powerful Production Libraries in the World”, and an international radio imaging, production library, and voice-over services company with over 1,000 affiliations on six different continents.
WHAT: Benztown will launch a blog for all voice-over talent at blog.benztown.com/voiceover/. The blog will be a collaborative forum for readers who are interested in starting, building or learning about careers as a radio voice-over artist.
Topics discussed will include: the right gear, effective VO demo’s, networking, marketing, building a VO booth, scheduling/prioritizing jobs, new plug-ins, processing tricks, weird stories, and “a day in the life” of a VO artist. Benztown encourages reader contributions, content suggestions, questions, demo submissions, and anything that might be of value to your fellow VO artists.
Initial posts feature Voices of the Week, Harry Legg, Chuck Matthews, and Rachel McGrath and videos like “Don LaFontaine – The Voice” and “How to set up your home studio”.
WHY: Benztown recognizes that radio voice-over and imaging is an art that often goes overlooked. They created the blog as an educational resource and community for current VO talent and up-and-comers to share their knowledge and experiences. Whether you’re a newcomer to the radio voice-over business, a legendary VO artist, or a radio DJ, this blog will help you save time and improve your skills, enhancing the overall quality of your work. Information will be delivered via video tutorials, pictures, posts, graphics, and interviews and will provide the voice-over community with a forum for collaboration, sharing great ideas and tips, and inspiring creativity… Most of all, it’s a blog about talent helping talent.
WHEN: The blog will launch on Thursday, May 31st, at 3:00 pm (EST).