EWABS Episode 72 November 18th, 2012



Published on Nov 18, 2012 Chris Fries, commercial and video game voiceover joins us this week from his home studio via Skype. ________________________________________­___________________________________

Happy Thanksgiving everyone !

This week's special guest is: Chris Frieshttp://www.chrisfriesvoices.com/ Chris joins us this week from his home studio via Skype.

George's Tech this week: Traveling Voice Over Is it feasible for your genre of voice over ? What about connectivity on the road ? Some excellent advice from the guys.

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Announcements: - November is Movember US.movember.com To donate to Dan & George's teamhttp://us.movember.com/team/601381 - EWABS MINI Pop Filters - You should have all received email from KCurriden-- they have been ordered--so coming soon to a mailbox near you!!! Don't forget to send us a pic of you with it!! - 2012 NYC Voice Over Mixerhttp://voicetalentproductions.com/Eve... $10 Donation at the door, but you will need to RSVP. Thanks to Erik Sheppard and Voxy Ladies ! - EWABS announces new e-support membership pricing. Sign up for the remainder of 2012 for just $39.95 per month. Go to ewabs.com and click on E- support. - 'TIS the SEASON for SWAG- --EWABS Gift Giving!!http://Shop.EWABS.com - Join Joe Cipriano at Prime Time Voices For Children, ventures to spread goodwill and charitable giving to children in need. http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/primetimevoi... - HolidayMagicCD.com - For Children's Hospitals around the country---connect with VO Talent Jeff Gelder--10 year anniversary. Dec 8 fundraiser in San Diego---go to website for more info.

Dan's tip of the week: What's the best recording software ? Dan weighs in with several examples. George gives his opinion as well.

Visit Dan at HomeVoiceOverStudio.com/ Or follow Dan's Twitter: @HomStudioMan

Welcome this week's special guest: Chris Fries ,commercial and video game voice actor. http://www.chrisfriesvoices.com/

- Chris shares how he got involved in voice over. - How he advanced his career voice over - Chris once worked as a jailer on his way to full time VO. - How Scott Rummell acted as Chris' mentor. - George shares some video of Chris in the booth. - Which genres of work Chris works in. - Chris shares some of his work in video games. - Chris gives us a tour of his studio. - How Chris had to train for all the genres he services.

John Florian, and Voice Over Xtra. The daily resource for voice over success. http://www.voiceoverxtra.com/index.htm

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

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Studio pic / clip of the week: Craig Bowershttp://craigbowersvo.com/ Featuring a unique curtain-like enclosure.

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Future Shows: 11-25---No Show Tonight --Happy Turkey Day!! 12-2----Randye Kaye 12-9----Joan Baker

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