SmorgShow Productions – Voiceover Recording Services

Chris Bockay, Voiceover Recording Artist

My Mouth is Open for Business!!

I’ve had a passion for being behind the microphone since I was 8 years old. Whether it was making recordings with friends in my basement, co-hosting high school and college talk radio shows, or producing my own podcast series, I cannot remember a time when I wasn’t using my voice for something creative.

Whether working in your studio or from my own state-of-the-art recording studio, I will gladly take your direction to ensure you receive the desired result. You will find me fun and easy to work with.

My 35 years of marketing research experience enables me to understand the target market you are trying to reach and I can adapt my delivery accordingly.

My Specialties: Radio/TV Spots, Educational Video Narration, On Line Help Tutorials, Documentaries, Corporate Telephone Greetings, Podcasting

My Equipment: Recording SoftwareAdobe Audition CS 5.5, Garageband; Microphones Heil PR-40 Dynamic, Blue Spark Condenser, MXL V-63M Condenser, Blue Spark Blackout; Other – Mac OS X, Tascam SD-20M Solid State Audio Recorder, Mackie ProFX 16-Channel Mixer, Behringer Autocom Pro-XL MDX1600 Compressor-Limiter-Gate, Behringer Virtualizer 3D FX2000

Delivery Methods: You will receive your recording in the format of your choosing (AIFF, SDII, WAV, or MP3) via FTP, or email attachment.

Please contact me at chris@smorgshow.com or 312-95-SMORG to receive an audition or custom quote. Customer satisfaction is of the utmost importance to me, so I am fully prepared to make the most of your project. I look forward to working with you on your next project!

Voiceover Demos

Commercial Demo: A variation of radio promos, tag lines, and short commercials.

Narration Demo: Voice for documentaries, instructional tutorials, educational, internet training videos.

Podcast Intro: Voiceover for the Crimson Cord Podcast Intro.

Old-Time Radio Drama Character: This clip is from my performance in SmorgShow Theater’s “On a Country Road”. I play the driver as well as the announcer on the car radio.

Old-Time Radio Drama Announcer: This is the intro to “SmorgShow Theater”, our series of old time radio drama re-enactment. This was my attempt at sounding suspenseful and mysterious, but I guess it came across as a cross between Alfred Hitchcock and Orson Welles.

Old-Time Radio Drama Character: From our old-time radio drama, “Sorry, Wrong Number”, this is me as the Western Union employee delivering message to the main character over telephone.

Ebenezer Scrooge: From our rendition of “A Christmas Carol” on SmorgShow Theater. I played the lead role as Scrooge. You can listen to the entire performance in our SmorgShow Theater section of this website.

Wacky Game Show Announcer: From the SmorgShow Podcast’s game show, “Get a Life”. This is “over-the-top”, Joe Personality telling the contestant what she won on the show!

Radio Spot-The Hidden Palace Indian Cuisine: Baba Gonesh has been a character on our show for over 40 years. This is his commercial advertising his new restaurant, “The Hidden Palace, A Taste of Baba”.

Funeral Director: From “The Sisters” old-time radio drama featured on the SmorgShow Theater podcast. This is the funeral director describing the features of a casket to the lead character who plans to kill her sister.

iPhone App for Podcast: 30-second commercial for the SmorgShow Podcast iPhone/iPod app.

Variety of Voiceover Spots: A variety of characters and voiceover genres.

Radio Commercial: Zippy Upload Services

Farmer – Voiceover for a video game character.

Training Tutorial – Corporate eLearning voiceover

Telephone Message Greeting – Outgoing phone greeting