Browsing All Posts published on »March, 2011«

Vote for Voice123 talent to become next Wheel of Fortune voice!

March 30, 2011 by

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Lora Cain from Voice123 is currently auditioning through April 2nd, 2011 to be the next announcer on the long-running game show, Wheel of Fortune. Different from past years, for the first time, a female guest announcer has the mic for a voice job stereotypically held by male voice talent. This week, I had the opportunity […]

How you, the voice seeker, can help improve quality of auditions

March 23, 2011 by

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Voice123 has seen you, “the voice seeker” post close to 30,000 voice over jobs since January 2010, and you have heard many auditions in the process. During this process, you expressed often in Voice123 feedback emails, how at times you wished you could reach out and share a note with those auditioning. Voice talent would […]

Anonymity is a thing of the past…good or bad?

March 16, 2011 by

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If you are jumping online to start your voice over career, and still ask, “How will I know who I am REALLY working with?”, just know anonymity is a thing of the past, and now we must ask…Is this good or bad? With 600 million users on Facebook, and virtually the ability to find out […]

Voice over tip for achieving the natural sound

March 14, 2011 by

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While having the chance to approve thousands of voice over jobs, there is one description requested quite often:  ‘looking for a natural sounding voice’ Recently I had the chance to attend a workshop taught by Humberto Velez, former and original voice of Homer Simpson in Spanish-translated episodes of ‘The Simpsons’. He stated ‘sounding natural’ was […]

Will you work on some ‘night moves’ if we do?

March 7, 2011 by

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Two years ago, we experimented with being open 24/7 to see if this was something that would help keep voice over work coming in. We found out many voice talent use the site between 18-22 hours a day to audition. Currently, voice over jobs are approved between 8am and 12am EST, and 88% of the […]

Voice talent plucked from crowd to be our new Voice Casting Adviser

March 2, 2011 by

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After hundreds of resumes and dozens of interviews with voice talent/applicants from around the world, Voice123 hired Felecia Angelle to work with voice over community as a Voice123 Voice Casting Advisor! She shares the following statement: “I am a new-school geek with an old school attitude: “Work hard, love life, help others” is the motto […]