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Where did you pick up that dodgy accent?

When I tell people I am a voice actor, they usually respond with ‘oh cool—do an accent’. To which I reply: ‘rack off Drazic’ (a somewhat obnoxious 90s comeback for those not familiar with Heartbreak High). 224 more words

Voice Over

Audiobooks with Unusual Accents

Photo by Yasunari Nakamura (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

I’ve been listening to audiobooks quite regularly for at least two years now, but the other day I encountered something new in my listening experience. 417 more words


Yet another article on the Australian accent

The Conversation has a piece in response to the article that was in the Age the other day by the Frenkel fella.

The original article seems to have hit a nerve, if not outright annoyed, a number of academic types. 210 more words

Australian Politics

Origin Of Australian Accent Could Be Attributed To Drunkenness

It’s one of the best accents out there… right? That and the British accent. And now the origins of the Australian accent can be attributed in part to the drunkenness of the nation’s early European settlers. 69 more words