Producing a Wrap at ABC

From ABC News Radio, I thought I would give you a look at what goes into “wrapping” some sound to create a short report that is sent to affiliates coast to coast over the ABC Radio Network.  Some folks do the production in post on a multi-track editor, but, when possible I prefer doing it in real time:  Faster to produce, and more organic sounding.

Microsoft David (my alter ego)

“You know, you sound like that text to speech voice in Windows.”  That’s because it IS me!   I’m proud to have been selected to be the signature male American English for Microsoft’s operating system, making my debut in Windows 8, and then featured in Windows 10.  Here’s a “fan” mash-up between “me” and Microsoft Anna!

CBS 3 Philadelphia Eyewitness News

As the promo voice of The CW Philly where I have the privilege of working with some of the absolute best people in local television, I occasionally get called upon for the topical promos for sister station CBS-3 (KYW). Here’s a sample…