Chicago native and ‘Green Mile’ star, Michael Clarke Duncan dies Monday at 54

The Los Angeles Times reports that Michael Clarke Duncan, the strong, tall actor from Chicago with the shaved head and deep voice who received an Academy Award nomination for his moving portrayal of a gentle death row inmate in the 1999 prison drama “The Green Mile,” died Monday. He was 54. Duncan died at a […]

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Rare recording of Lokmanya’s voice to be made public soon

The rare audio recording of Lokmanya Tilak’s voice which was last week played at Kesari Wada will now be available for the general public, once work on the recording is complete. Said to be a rare audio recording, it was a part of the personal collection of Seth Lakhmichand Narang’s family. The audio recording was […]

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Young DJs Leading an Electronic Music Revolution, Changing Recording Industry

The roar of 10,000 dance-music fans echoed backstage at Red Rocks Amphitheater near here one evening this month as Skrillex, the 24-year-old prince of dubstep, gave a brotherly bearhug to his protégé and opening act, Zedd. Two years ago Zedd, whose real name is Anton Zaslavski, was making beats in obscurity in Germany. Now, riding […]

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New Equipment at Zone Recording Studio

  New and Improved FX Pedals for Guitarists:   Time Distortion: Makes guitar solos seem longer. (Can also be achieved by ineptitude.)   Blame shifter: Shifts the pitch of mistakes down one octave so that the audience thinks it was the bass player.   NEW! Bass Blame Shifter: Removes sustain from all your clams so that the audience […]

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Blair Hardman does professional voiceovers in Sonoma County and San Francisco areas. He is the owner of Zone Recording Studio in Cotati, CA.

The Community Voice

By Heidi Bailey Blair Hardman is one smooth talking guy. And he should be. For the past 25 years Hardman has recorded hundreds of musical artists, written scripts and read for radio commercials, read and recorded audio books and has recorded several big names for television voiceovers, among recording numerous individuals with various recording-type requests. […]

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