Meet Joshua Alexander, Seattle Voiceover Artist & Voice Actor!

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About Josh

Joshua is a super voice and a super guy!  Here is a voice talent who takes his business seriously, but doesn't take himself too seriously.  This voiceover artist extraordinaire is no hassle, and with under an hour usual turnaround time depending on length of script, he's hard to beat.  Joshua has excellent pricing.  He has broadcast-level home studio quality, and Voiceover experience with roots back in 1993.

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Press

Joshua has been interviewed countless times by podcasters and show hosts, and been a featured speaker at major international conferences such as OneVoice and the Latino conference VoiceMasters.  Check the "News" page for more good press!

 

A Prolific Blogger

Joshua Alexander is a prolific blogger, maintaining "The Voices In My Head Blog": a hilarious and satirical look at life through the eyes of a voiceover talent.  Josh used to maintain an informational blog, but felt his true calling was "edutainment", and thus, The Voices In My Head Blog was born.  Check it out and subscribe!  You'll laugh!  (It's unavoidable.)  You'll cry!  (Josh cuts onions over each post.)  You'll subscribe! (resistance is futile.)  Enjoy loads of inspiration and laughter along your voiceover journey, as you absorb each wonderful blog written in the style of Dave Barry, with comical inspirations from Steven Wright, Mitch Hedberg, Brian Regan and Demetri Martin.

Check out all of Josh's blog entries here!

 

Author

Josh has penned a few wonderful voiceover books so far!  Three of them fall under "The Super Voiceover Artist Book Series."  Here they are:

"VOICEOVERS: A Super Business ∙ A Super Life" (first book in the series), which is a chronicle of his odyssey in voiceovers and business since 1993.  It's a rich trove of poetic and satirical insight, and comes loaded with tips, tricks and business insights.  Josh's book is a massive collection of musings and inspiration to bring joy and laughter to your own voiceover journey.

"VOICEOVERS: A Super Fun Pursuit" (second book in the series), which is subtitled "More random stories of life as seen through the eyes of some voiceover guy."  Following in the footsteps of Dave Barry once again, this is a chronicle of Josh's journey in voiceovers, particularly through the pandemic of 2020, and how he navigated through it to achieve a record-smashing year in VO.

"VOICEOVERS: A Super Responsibility" (third book in the series), subtitled "Exploring The Incredible Responsibilities & Privileges Of Being A Trusted Storyteller".  This is a fitting end to a trilogy of books meant to inspire and show that a career in voiceovers truly is possible, but that there is an enormous responsibility in doing so - voiceovers are not to be endeavored in cavalierly!

"Running a Successful Voiceover Business": 138 pages of business-specific tips and directives to enable you to elevate your voiceover hobby to a revenue-churning machine.  Josh discusses marketing, advertising, networking, coaching, auditioning, licensing, branding, and so much more.

Visit and purchase any of Josh's books here.  These are books that are highly inspirational in nature, and meant to encourage those in the VO industry with a shot-in-the-arm of humor and a breath of fresh air.

 

Where it all began

His voiceover artist roots began at a marketing company in Seattle, where he sold PSAs to businesses, and voiced those spots on the radio.  He said "this is pretty cool," and the rest was history, because Josh found his calling.

Joshua is a former traveling singer/speaker/performer, and has received airplay on KCMS 105.3FM in Seattle.  He loves his wife and two boys, and loves Jesus.  He lives a life of deep gratitude and joy, because he's content and found his calling.  He's a big fan of Superman, in case that wasn't clear already.  Oh yeah...and he's deathly afraid of spiders. No really.  Deathly.  Don't judge him. 

Joshua has done radio broadcasting, PSAs, and video production incorporating voice acting work in a career serving clients all over the world.  He's also done jingles, because he used to be a singer. Joshua has a storied career from the comfort of his home, and he loves what he does.  He truly lives to serve, because being chosen is very important to him.  He auditions like a superhero, and the numbers show it.

 

Clients 

Many clients have chosen Joshua to tell their story because they trust him: Nutrisystem, Uber, Cadillac, Enterprise Rent-a-Car, Green Dot Bank, Zillow, Wrangler, Microsoft, Amazon, John Deere, Sears, 4Ocean, and Michelob, among others. Allow him to help tell yours, because you need a brand ambassador.  But more importantly, you need a brand ambassador that you can trust, and Joshua will quickly earn your trust.  Check out his Clients page.

 

Equipment

Studio Inside Control Room

Joshua has the goods for you, and he records with a Sennheiser MKH416 and Neumann TLM103.  Joshua records in Reaper and iZotope RX6 Advanced.  He gets warm sound through a Grace m101 Preamp and a Scarlet 2i2 Interface, recording in a custom-built home studio, because he wants the best.  And he hears it all well through his Neumann NDH20 cans. His quality is impeccable, and his tone is direct.

As a bonus, he's SourceConnect-equipped, (with the username "seattlevoiceactor") and ipDTL connectivity, because you need your files right away.  He can also do Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Google Meet, Skype, phone, etc..

 

Specialties 

This voiceover artist's specialties are Corporate video, E-Learning and Instructional Videos, Narration, Movie Trailers, Video Games, Documentaries, TV & Radio Commercials, Educational, and Internet Video.  He likes to keep himself available for multiple genres, because that's just plain wise.

Joshua has got a diverse voice portfolio available for incorporation into your project.  He can perform the following accents: British, New York, Scottish, Southern US, Australian, Russian, Mexican, Italian, Elderly, etc., and he's working on more!

 

Influences 

Vocal influences include Jason Hildebrandt, Stephen Russell, Mike Rowe, Peter Cullen, Sam Elliott, and David Attenborough, and many others.

 

Voiceover Artist - Agency Representation 

AB2 Talent (CA)

Big Fish Talent (CO)

Colleen Bell Agency (WA)

Impressive Talent Agency (MD)

Lori Lins Ltd (WI)

Sheppard Agency (TX)

 

A Team Player

Joshua gives back heavily to the voiceover community.  He's a super human being who just really loves to give.  He realizes he's been given a lot, so he pays it forward through free 20-minute voiceover video consults via posts on Reddit, where he advises on next steps for newbies and how to ramp up one's game for the veterans.  He answers voiceover questions on Quora.  He provides demo critiques and over-the-phone/computer DAW troubleshooting for Reaper.

Joshua maintains the Voices In My Head Blog, an edutainment blog with a growing subscriber base meant to encourage and inspire through laughter.

On Mondays at 1pm PST, Joshua occasionally runs "VoiceOverdrive", a weekly transparent report on voiceovers meant to encourage and show that a full-time career in voiceovers truly is possible, through his Instagram channel.  He also is a frequent poster of encouraging videos and posts meant to rev up the VO industry.

Joshua also runs The Global Voiceover Artists Network on Facebook, a thriving community of like-minded aspiring and veteran voice talent.  Joshua also ran the North Seattle & Everett Voiceover Meetup group which would meet monthly, hosting featured speakers and workshops.

If you're a voice talent, you can visit Josh's store and enter coupon code "BUYEVERYTHING" for an automatic 15% off his entire suite of products:

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