Category Archives: Auditioning

Dialing in the skills and tricks to help you book more jobs from auditions

Stop Killing Trees! Digital Book Readers & Tablets for Voice Over

While the demand for voice-over talent has grown dramatically in the past few years, so has the increase in competition. That is why in today’s VO industry, whatever you can do to cut down on the time it takes to … Continue reading

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Free Audacity Software-Record and Edit Your Voice Over Auditions

When it comes to submitting auditions to pay-to-play internet voice-over sites, there are a few key tools needed for success: You need a computer, a USB microphone to record the audition, some sound control in your audition space, and an … Continue reading

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Get Started in Voice Over With These Low Cost, High Quality USB Mics

Yes, you can pursue a voice over career with only a USB microphone and a  computer.  Gone is the equipment of yesterday–no tape, no cassettes, no CDs.  With your USB mic, your computer and Audacity recording software you can produce … Continue reading

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The Secret Keys-Using the “Delete” and “Silence” with Audacity for Voice Over Recording

Today’s voice over talent is required to have their own home studio.  And along with the equipment required, you need recording software to actually record sounds to your computer as digital files.  One software program I recommend that works just … Continue reading

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How To Read the VOICE123.COM Audition Page

Sometimes auditioning feels like shooting free throws in a pitch black gymnasium. If you miss you hear the ball bounce off into the darkness. But if you score the rim lights up, signaling your success. Your misses give you no … Continue reading

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Responding Rapidly to VOICES.COM Auditions

The Race Is On… And the Winner Is…? If you’re signed up with the online voice over marketplace VOICES.COM, I’m sure you get quite a few auditions each day. I typically get 15 or so a day in the beginning … Continue reading

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