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The Voice Behind The Voice

They are the voices that bring you every heart-stopping moment from your favorite team or sporting event. They exude the emotion you feel as you hang on their every word. They come into your home, car or anywhere around the world. But what do you really know about these voices? You're about to find out with one of the more unique, entertaining and provocative podcasts. Sean Aronson, a minor league baseball play-by-play broadcaster since 2001, pulls back the curtain on these amazing voices to find out who is "The Voice Behind The Voice."
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Now displaying: October, 2018

They are the voices that bring you every heart-stopping moment from your favorite team or sporting event. They exude the emotion you feel as you hang on their every word.  They come into your home, car or anywhere around the world.  But what do you really know about these voices?  You're about to find out with one of the more unique, entertaining  and provocative podcasts.  Sean Aronson, a minor league baseball play-by-play broadcaster since 2001, pulls back the curtain on these amazing voices to find out who is "The Voice Behind The Voice."

Oct 30, 2018

It's episode 131 with Tampa Bay Lightning TV broadcaster Rick Peckham.  He discusses:

-Getting cut from his high school basketball team, a team that Jim Paxson played on

-Why he chose Kent State, four years after the devastating shooting at the college

-Not taking the job with the Maine Mariners, but having Doc Emrick take the job he didn't want

-Spending from 1984-95 with the Hartford Whalers

-Interactions with Gordie Howe

-Being in Hartford for their final game while broadcasting for the Lightning

-The broadcast booth engulfed in smoke in Calgary after bringing his broadcast partner a cake with a sparkler on top of it

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Oct 23, 2018

It's episode 130 with Cleveland Cavaliers TV broadcaster Fred McLeod.  He discusses:

-Growing up a Pirates fan and going to the 1971 Championship parade

-Going undefeated (13-0) as a college pitcher and going to the NAIA College World Series with Point Park College

-Faking an illness while at the College World Series in St. Joseph, MO during a practice and going to the TV station to interview for a job

-Being the youngest sports anchor in the country at 23 to be at a Top 10 market at WTAW in Cleveland

-Hiring future Cavs owner Dan Gilbert as an intern while in TV

-Calling the city of Cleveland's first championship in decades when the Cavs came back from a 3-1 deficit in 2016

Subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or wherever you get your podcast.  Also, be sure to rate the podcast.  Follow the podcast on Twitter at @TheVoiceBTV, and retweet it, and like us on Facebook at TheVoiceBTV, and share with your friends. 

Oct 16, 2018

It's a rebroadcast of episode 51 that featured Mark Boyle of the Indiana Pacers.  He discusses:

- The many off-season things he's done including competing in the U.S. Open Chess Tournament, walking 500 miles across Indiana, working on a NASCAR pit crew, and fishing for piranhas in the Amazon

- Running into Muhammad Ali in Boston

- His love for Stewie Griffin of Family Guy

- Break his back in the Malace at the Palace

Subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or wherever you get your podcast.  Also, be sure to rate the podcast.  Follow the podcast on Twitter at @TheVoiceBTV, and retweet it, and like us on Facebook at TheVoiceBTV, and share with your friends. 

Oct 9, 2018

It's episode 129 with Los Angeles Dodgers TV broadcaster Joe Davis.  He discusses:

- Becoming Homecoming King in High School

- Being coached by his Dad in high school football

- His Dad being his spotter for college football broadcasts

- Getting recruited to play football at Beloit College by telling Joe he could broadcast the basketball and baseball games

- Losing a letter he wrote to Chicago Cubs broadcaster Len Kasper and having a Taco Bell manager give it to Len

- Being the youngest to ever broadcast a Bowl Game

- In depth story of how he wound up with the Dodgers job

Subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or wherever you get your podcast.  Also, be sure to rate the podcast.  Follow the podcast on Twitter at @TheVoiceBTV, and retweet it, and like us on Facebook at TheVoiceBTV, and share with your friends. 

Oct 2, 2018

Episode 128 with Los Angeles Chargers broadcaster Matt "Money" Smith.  He discusses:

- His fondness for music including growing up playing the organ and cornet

- Nearly becoming a lawyer when he went to Pepperdine

- His big break on the Kevin and Bean Show on KROQ

- Getting a signing bonus of L.A. Lakers season tickets for his first ever job with London Records

- Helping get Sublime played into a regular rotation on KROQ

- Where he got the nickname "Money"

- How he got Chick Hearn to say "the beer is coolin" during one of his "Putting the Game in the Refrigerator" guarantees

- Doing voice over for Family Guy

Subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or wherever you get your podcast.  Also, be sure to rate the podcast.  Follow the podcast on Twitter at @TheVoiceBTV, and retweet it, and like us on Facebook at TheVoiceBTV, and share with your friends. 

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