Archive for July, 2009

Voice Over Fun

July 30th, 2009

So. There you are. Alone in a small room. In front of you, a glass wall separates you from the people next door. They are watching and listening and pointing. They have snacks. Despite the glass, about ever thirty seconds or so, you hear one of their voices thunder into your ears with criticism. Most of it is nonsense…gibberish. But you HAVE to listen and obey. This is not a nightmare. This is not a Stephen King movie. This is a voice over session. Well…it could also be a nightmare, I suppose.

There is nothing more unnatural than having a piece of paper full of words and clichés and bracketed terms thrust in your face, a set of dirty duct taped headphones from 1972 strapped to your noggin, while a handful of complete strangers give you the stink eye. Oh…and try to sound natural. Read More »

Nightmares Fear Factory Niagara Falls, Canada

July 26th, 2009

A recent visit to Niagara Falls touristy section brought back some memories.  They are still running the narration Mark La Pointe did for them years ago to entice people to step into their little chamber of horrors!  Here is the commercial that was done at the same time.  Mark was also the writer.

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Station Imaging Demo

July 21st, 2009
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E-Learning Demo

July 21st, 2009
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BX93 Promo for Grand Bend MotorPlex

July 19th, 2009

Mark is the station promo writer for BX93 in London, Ontario Canada…and put together the script for this fun promotion at Grand Bend Motorplex.

Brad Paisley American Saturday Night Canadian Radio Special

July 2nd, 2009

Mark was the writer and producer of an album special for Sony Canada for Brad Paisley’s new American Saturday Night album.  Canadian country star Carolyn Dawn Johnson hosts the show, that aired July 4, 2009 on great country radio stations across the country!  Here’s the last little bit of the show.

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Canada Day theme promo for EZ rock, written by Mark La Pointe

July 1st, 2009

Mark La Pointe is the script writer for radio station promos for EZ rock in London.  A Canada themed trip kicked off the week of Canada day…so the connection just seemed natural!

Production by Gary Grivich.

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