Michael Gildner

Pro Vocalist - POP to METAL

136 Reviews (132 Verified)
Michael Gildner on SoundBetter

Over 200+ songs recorded for projects all over the globe with varying styles from Hard Rock & Metal to Pop & EDM! Professional session singer, topliner, voice actor, and songwriter with many years of experience. I create EMOTIONAL, POWERFUL, and MEMORABLE experiences for your listeners. ➡️ 'Contact' me NOW, so we can talk about your vision!

I started to work as an online session vocalist and songwriter out of deep love and passion for creating music. Sharing my voice, in helping producers, bands, and everyone interested in elevating their own music, was a no brainer for me when I found out about this part of the industry. Dedicate in bringing your creative vision to life, no matter the project size. I'm approachable and easy to work with. So, just contact me!

🎙️ VOCAL STYLE SPECIALTIES: Pop, Singer/Songwriter, Rock, and Metal, but I'm also open to other genres.🎙️

The pricing is, like it says, an average value. Contact me so we can talk about your project individually. I always do a FREE-OF-CHARGE consultation on your project beforehand.

I will provide dry WAV files for you, recorded, edited, and cleaned up.
So you can start mixing as soon as you receive my tracks!

Turnaround is usually between 2-3 days and with delivered dry tracks, comes a rough mix with processed vocals to demo.

Check out my voice in my AUDIO SAMPLES.
👉Click the 'Contact' above to get in touch. Looking forward to hearing from you.

I'd love to hear about your project. Click the 'Contact' button above to get in touch.


  • English
  • German

136 Reviews - 28 Repeat Clients

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  1. Review by David
    by David

    Great voice and great quality recording. I would definitely recommend working with Michael!

  2. Review by Ed V.
    by Ed V.

    Damn! Michael totallly rocks. World class. I’m very pleased.

  3. Review by markus_winkler

    Nicht nur die Zusammenarbeit mit Michael ist sehr gut. Er kann durch sein Einfühlungsvermögen die gewünschte Power und Leidenschaft transportieren die der Song benötigt. Das war ein echter Mehrwert für die Wirkung und war ausschalggebend für das so gute Ergebnis. Die Kommunikation verlief superschnell und unkompliziert. Jeder Zeit wieder. Danke dir Michael! Auch im Namen des gesamten Teams ein dickes Lob.

  4. Review by Michael M.

    Absolute ease to work with. Great voice.

  5. Review by Anatoly F.

    Michael is an oustanding singer - his voice gives our songs drive and energy remaining melodious and profound. We've already sent him our next song.

  6. Review by Daniel B.

    Fantastic work. It's a pleasure to work with Michael!

  7. Review by Quinn S.

    Professional af, A+ !!!!

  8. Review by Jeff D.

    Michael is a great singer/songwriter! Great rock n roll sense and knows how to create n deliver the big hook! Second song with Michael, both good experiences and product! I highly recommend him!!

  9. Review by Eden Vaschon

    Michael was enthusiastic and did a nice job singing our demo for us. I most appreciated his promptness in helping us complete our project within 48 hours.

  10. Review by David P.

    Michael delivered a great performance and was more than willing to make adjustments until I got exactly the sound I was looking for!

  11. Review by woogydapter

    Michael is an awesome vocalist who was very easy to work with. He delivered a great performance and I am glad to have worked with him.

  12. Review by Daniel B.

    Great work! Everytime it is a pleasure to work with Michael.

  13. Review by Athanasios K.

    Second time workin with Michael and I am amazed!! Extremely talented and passionate musician, he has the voice of a true rockstar!!

  14. Review by Nikollas B.

    great vocalist very satisfied with the final result

  15. Review by Athanasios K.

    Brilliant performer!! Pure talent and exceptional professionalism!!

  16. Review by Daniel B.

    Michael hat es wieder perfekt eingesungen.
    Super Typ - gerne wieder!

  17. Review by Daniel B.

    Es hat so viel Spaß gemacht mit Michael zu arbeiten.
    Perfekte Stimme, eigene Ideen eingebracht, einfach perfekt.
    Immer wieder gerne!

  18. Review by Dylan B.

    Absolutely amazing singer! I'm really happy with the result and I'm looking forward to work with Michael in the future again!
    I strongly recommend! :)

  19. Review by Jakkrit S.

    He's a very nice person. and is very attentive to the job He has a wide variety of vocals. and all is good
    If there is a chance, I will definitely work with him again.

  20. Review by Jeff D.

    Michael was great to work with! Excited about the music and delivered great lyrics and vocals to fit! Strong rock voice and a good sense of the big 'hook' which i always ask for! I will be working with Michael again in the near future.

Interview with Michael Gildner

  1. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  2. A: I'm working on my first singer/songwriter publication.

  3. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  4. A: Hannah Montana said it best: "It's the best of both worlds!"

  5. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  6. A: -How many vocal tracks do you want(lead, backings, ad-libs)? -Do I also topline for your project? -Can you provide a guide track with vocals and one without vocals in sync to the tempo of the song? -Do you have preferred method in data-delivery?

  7. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  8. A: Be vocal. Tell me from the get-go what you want. Communication is the most important thing I will gladly answer you in great detail =)

  9. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  10. A: I'm doing this for over 14 years now and started 2014 to work professional for studios and producers.

  11. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  12. A: Myles Kennedy. Always dream big!

  13. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  14. A: Always and I mean ALWAYS(!) ask questions! Just like in dating, if you ask questions you get to know your client better and you can identify their needs very quickly and precisely. If you can show a client that you fully understood what their vision is, you make a connection that can last well after the current project you work on.

  15. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  16. A: I work primarily on ROCK, POP, METAL, and ELECTRONIC music.

  17. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  18. A: I bring my experience of over 14 years of singing and working with various musicians. Creativity is what makes a song great and I do give my clients everything I have to offer all the time.

  19. Q: What's your typical work process?

  20. A: I record multiple vocal tracks including doubles, backings and ad-libs. Afterwards I edit everything, clean up all tracks and deliver everything through an archive-file.

  21. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  22. A: Santo Clemenzi. I provided lead vocals for his project OUTERBURST. He writes everything and does a great job producing. He is amazing!

  23. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  24. A: The creativity and challenges that come with it. I love working on different kinds of songs, because every songwriter works different and if I can add my creative input to that it is the most amazing feeling!

  25. Q: How would you describe your style?

  26. A: From pretty rough, smokey rock, over high soaring metal, to soft and investing pop vocals. Manly heavy but I am versatile with my range.

  27. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  28. A: Besides my singing it is the communication with the client. I'm always there in case of need and can react fast to said needs. I also give my creative input when ever I have an idea and give the clients that extra work without them paying a dime more.

  29. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  30. A: Myles Kennedy of Alter Bridge is a big inspiration for me. A great singer and musician overall. In producing it's Chris Lord-Alge and Dave Pensado. Two incredible creative professionals.

  31. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  32. A: I do vocals in different varieties: lead vocals, backings, ad-libs, spoken word.

ROCK - METAL - Demo Reel 2021

I was the Singer in this production

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    ROCK - METAL - Demo Reel 2021
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    BALLAD - Demo Reel 2021
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    EDM - Demo Reel 2021
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    POP - Demo Reel 2021
Terms Of Service

2 Revisions without additional cost. (Subsequent revisions $50)
Turn around: 24h-72h depending on availability.
Songwriting with share ownership with client and work for hire negotiable.

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Gear Highlights
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  • Shure KSM32 & Shure SM7B Microfones
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