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I’m leaving on Tuesday?¬† ūüôā (Stay tuned…) Joshua¬†Alexander ‚ąô¬†Website¬†‚ąô¬†Email Seattle Voiceover Artist / Seattle Voice Talent for...

Bread on the Table

Not making enough yet from voiceovers?¬† Relax….breathe…..and be sure to find something else that puts bread on your table.¬† The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step…and there may be a LOT of steps before you get your first one.¬†...

Keep Plugging Away

Sooooo….many…….auditions……… Keep your chin up!¬† What is it worth to you?¬† How do you make it so that you see the light and it pays for itself?¬† It will be worth it in the end, I promise.¬† Eventually, you’ll land one of those...

Pixar

Don’t you just love Pixar?¬† All of those voices gathered together, Owen Wilson and the whole gang, Lightning McQueen and the bunch.¬† So much fun!¬† My child loves them.¬† We gather around the set and watch them in the mornings when it’s milk time.¬† And...

Voiceover Travel

Travel!¬† Awesome!¬† Travel for voiceovers?¬† HEAVEN!¬† I have some opportunities ahead of me to travel…very excited!¬† Where have you gone as a VO talent?¬† Do you like to record in-studio in different towns, or do you do everything remotely?¬† If so, ISDN?¬† Skype?¬†...

Come out of the Closet? HECK NO!

Just lock me in here I say!¬† I’ve got my acoustic blankets!¬† I’ve got my Backsplash!¬† I’ve got my sound foam!¬† I’ve got my music stand!¬† I’ve got my iPad Pro!¬† I’ve got my Neumann TLM102!¬† I’ve got my pop filter! I’ve...

The Long Haul

Got a script with a few thousand words in it and you’ve gotta keep truckin’ on?¬† They take time, right?¬† Bring some water into the studio.¬† LEMON water.¬† Always have water on hand.¬† And take those breaks!¬† You’re still rolling…but let it roll.¬†...

Auditions, auditions, auditions. And more auditions.

So how much is too much?¬† Do I keep auditioning forever?¬† When will it ever pay off?¬† Why do I invest all this time into all of these recordings that may never actually book me, and probably won’t?¬† The odds are so against me, and the competition so fierce, so...

Punch-Ins, Re-reads and Bears, Oh My

Punch-Ins, Re-reads and Bears, Oh My! So I do lots of jobs of course.¬† Some of those come back with new directions and instructions, even when I’ve read them the exact way the client wanted me to read them.¬† What happens then?¬† Do I huff and puff and blow their...

Oh What a Beautiful Morning!

Oh What a Beautiful Morning!¬† Oh What a Beautiful Day!¬† I’ve got a Beautiful Feeling…everything’s going my way! I just LOVE waking up to news that I’ve been awarded a job, it’s the greatest thing in the world!¬† (“…except for a...