EWABS Episode 69 October 21, 2012


Published on Oct 22, 2012 This week's special guest is: Eric Smith, President, and Founder of Auralex Acoustics. http://www.auralex.com/

George, and Dan discuss the possibility of having a representative of ACX as a special guest.

George's Tech Tid-Bits: George shows us his "Ikea hack" standing desk. Thursday was George's birthday happy 39th George ! Visit George at vostudiotech.com

This Weeks Announcements: Only Five more orders, and the first main EWABS Mini pop-stop, pop filter order can be placed. EWABS would like to announce E-support membership: Unlimited one on one help with Dan and George. $75 per month or $750 per year (2 months free) Click the support Link at the top of ewabs.com. There will be exclusive content, and other pluses with membership. Next week Dan has a seminar in Toronto with Elley-Ray Hennessy. Next week's show will be in Google Hangouts: Please send a question or topic to be discussed during the show to be included in the hangout. Hangout guests will rotate depending on topics, and questions. Don't forget the chance to win a Charter Oak S700 MIC....see details at http://VOBuzzWeekly.com/contest

Dan's tip of the week: Phone Patch Solutions. Where did phone patching come from ? What alternatives are available today ?

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Welcome this week's special guest: Eric Smith President, and Founder of Auralex Acoustics. http://www.auralex.com

Bill shares some of his rich and varied history in the audio industry. His past lives include: Radio personality, production director, talk show host, Voice Over talent. Bill shares how Auralex began. Bill describes how a Auralex is much greener, and user friendly today. Recycling as a part of the Auralex production process. Your ears, versus what the mic hears. Bill discusses is the free information available at acoustics101.com. New Auralex products in the making. Auralex goes both worldwide, and locally with some select products becoming available at HomeDepot.com. Bill discusses some Auralex product applications. George comments on the pre-design services available at the Auralex website. Bill shares his thoughts on room treatment for voice over. MoPads for your monitors. Bill and the guys share some mounting tips for those who rent, or don't want to mount Auralex directly to their walls etc. Portabooth and AuraLex.

Thanks to Harlan Hogan and Voice over Essentials. voiceoveressentials.com Harlan is the exclusive supplier of portable studio booths for TED.

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The guys field some viewer questions, and comments.

George introduces an extra special guest this week, his mom. George's mom shares the fun she's having on vacation there with George and family, complete with guest appearance by Ella, George's daughter.

Tune in to VO Buzz Weekly, and watch part one, of a two part interview with George.

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Future Shows Include: Nov 4 ---Lori Alan - characters--including movie, Finding Nemo. Nov 11 ---Randye Kaye - VO, teacher, author.

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