How's it going?
My name is Michael Gildner. 29 years old, singer and voice actor from Stuttgart, Germany.
I'm singing since 2005(Pop, Rock and Metal) and do voice acting since 2013.
I released 2 full-length albums with the rock band HARD RIOT, I'm the lead vocalist for the Italian project OUTERBURST and did guest vocals for several other bands.

My specialties are Rock, Pop and Metal, but I'm open for other genres ;)

The pricing is, like it says, an average value. Feel free to 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!

Checkout my voice in my AUDIO SAMPLES and contact me.

I'm looking forward to create some AWESOME music with you! =D
Rock on everybody!
/michael g.

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

My credits include

AllMusic verified credits for Michael Gildner:

  • Hard Riot
  • Hard Riot
  • Hard Riot
  • Hard Riot
  • Hard Riot
  • Hard Riot

Gear highlights

  • Sennheiser MK4
  • Cubase 8
  • Pro Tools 12
  • Focusrite Interface

Genres I specialize in

Terms of Service

2 Revisions without additional cost.
Turn around: 24h-48h depending on availability.
Songwriting with share ownership with client and work for hire negotiable.

Reviews of Michael Gildner - The Voice

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_listen_to_eyes__co_listen_eyes_artwork1 minute agoby

    Awesome, my songs are continuing to come to life! Cool session. Cheers Michael!

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_listen_to_eyes__co_listen_eyes_artwork7 days agoby

    Strong vocals as always, cheers!

  • Verified ReviewDefault-avatar7 days agoby

    amazing service. michael is really a professional! recommend

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_andy_motionabout 1 month agoby

    what a wonderful job by Michael. A truly gifted vocalist with an ability to make a song come to life

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_listen_to_eyes__co_listen_eyes_artwork3 months agoby

    A talented rock/metal studio vocalist who's voice works especially well with distorted guitar riffs, great @ multilayers and harmonies too. Very helpful with my odd revision request although revisions are v rarely required! (When they are it's usually just to try something extra rather than correct anything)
    Thanks for cool nu layers for my music!

  • Verified ReviewDefault-avatar3 months agoby

    Michael was very creative in his work.He did a real good and satisfying job

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_full3 months agoby

    Michael was great to work with. He made sure the lyrics were based around what inspired the music, which was a pretty smart thing to do. Also the lyrics are professional and really work with the song, and the vocals themselves are fantastic. Excellent job! I plan on working with him again sometime!

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_andy_motion4 months agoby

    what a truly talented artist! He makes the song come to life!

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_andy_motion5 months agoby

    incredible vocals. Really tremendous turnaround and great to work with

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_img_adriano5 months agoby

    Another great performance from Michael.
    His capability of recording multiple voices gives the song very interesting possibilities
    Looking forward working with him again in the near future.

  • Verified ReviewDefault-avatar6 months agoby

    Great job, as always. Used many times now, will continue to use as he gets the job done and does it really well.

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_img_adriano7 months agoby

    Another great vocal performance from Michael. He really understood the song and made it shine.
    If you are looking for vocals that will make your song stand out from the crowd, Michael is the one.

  • Verified ReviewDefault-avatar7 months agoby

    Great voice. He worked really fast. I'm very satisfied.

  • Verified ReviewDefault-avatar8 months agoby

    Michael is a true professional! He is great to work with, and his voice ROCKS!

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_img_84088 months agoby

    M has been working hard to get what I wanted. Very efficient and passionate person. I will work with him again. Cheers Michael.

  • Verified ReviewDefault-avatar8 months agoby

    Another song completed, as always great performance from Michael and great communication and professionalism.

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_img_adriano8 months agoby

    If, as a songwriter or producer, you are looking for a passionate, professional and extremed skilled singer, this is the one. His voice range, powerfull vocals and the skills to create and record harmonies are, in a word, unique. My song went to another level with his collaboration. Again Michael, Thank you very much !!

  • Verified ReviewDefault-avatar9 months agoby

    Another great project done, I've developed a good working relationship with Michael now and would recommend him to anyone looking for a powerful, professional vocal.

  • Verified ReviewDefault-avatar9 months agoby

    TLDR; Legend. Hire this guy.

    Michael is an absolute pleasure to work with! Incredibly relaxed and has gone the extra mile to make this project as stress free as possible.

    His voice is absolutely incredible and has huge range and power - would not hesitate to recommend Michael to anyone!

    I now have my go-to guy for any future vocal needs!

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_img_84089 months agoby

    Great singer and great communication skills. I will ask M to sing again on my next songs.

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_listen_to_eyes__co_listen_eyes_artwork10 months agoby

    Submitted files are perfectly edited and ready to mix as promised. I've got some cool layers to now play with.
    Michael hit the brief perfectly and makes this process completely stress free every time.
    Ten out of ten with regards to professionalism, quality of work and service.

  • Verified ReviewDefault-avatar10 months agoby

    Another fantastic job by Mr. Gildner. I've done a whole bunch of tracks with Michael now and will continue to use him.

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_me10 months agoby

    If you are looking for a vocalist who can sing a variety of styles, gives you more then you ask for and keeps you informed the whole time then Michael. I will be using Michael again and sooner rather then later!

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_listen_to_eyes__co_listen_eyes_artwork11 months agoby

    Michael delivered top PRO vocals which matched my brief perfectly. Extremely professional in his delivery and approach. Ultra high quality results! The submitted vocals are beautifully edited and totally ready for mixing.

    A high level of vocal versatility is also extremely apparent with this artist!

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_listen_to_eyes__co_listen_eyes_artwork11 months agoby

    Michael delivered top PRO vocals which matched my brief perfectly. Extremely professional in his delivery and approach. Ultra high quality results! The submitted vocals are beautifully edited and totally ready for mixing.

    A high level of vocal versatility is also extremely apparent with this artist!

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_listen_to_eyes__co_listen_eyes_artwork11 months agoby

    Fantastic experience, top PRO. I had to try Michael out on my music... his rock/metal demo reel with album material by the band Hard Riot (iTunes) blew me away!

    I liked the way this artist listened to my brief and crafted the vocal delivery with immense skill and precision first time & gave me options! I love his approach to session vocal work.

  • Verified ReviewDefault-avatar11 months agoby

    Another great project - delivered fast and awesome with a bit of creativity thrown in - like always!

  • Verified ReviewDefault-avatar11 months agoby

    Great communication, fast and efficient.
    Michael was able to give me exactly what I asked for as instructed but was also able to improve upon what I was looking for with his crisp and precise vocals and well placed harmonies.

  • Verified ReviewDefault-avatar12 months agoby

    Yet another great experience working with Mr. Gildner. Turn around time was super-sonic, he was very professional and included extra stuff that really added to the track - as always! Highly recommend working with this man.

  • Verified ReviewDefault-avatar12 months agoby

    Did another fantastic job for me - super professional vocal tracks and as always injected a bit of his own creativity and initiative that improved the track as a whole.

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_rocco_naes_-_rocco_naesabout 1 year agoby

    Awesome dude with an incredibly cool voice ... delivered what I needed and more by giving it his own twist. Looking forward to working with Michael again!

  • Verified ReviewDefault-avatarabout 1 year agoby

    Another great job, very pleased - professional, enthusiastic and a quick turn around. Highly recommended.

  • Verified ReviewDefault-avatarabout 1 year agoby

    Michael did a fantastic job for me on my project - very quick turnaround, easy to work with and professional. Would recommend.

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_img_1755about 1 year agoby

    Unbelievable!!! Michael created all these great sounding tracks in no time!! Really, he delivered the tracks of an excellent quality with a lot of extras next day!!! And: he has a dynamite voice and unlimited creativity! I am absolutely happy!!! Definitely would like to work with him again!!!

  • Verified ReviewDefault-avatarover 1 year agoby

    Great singer, great melodies and lyrics writer. Highly recommend!

  • Verified ReviewListing_thumb_santoclemenzi.com_productions_-_header_soundbetterover 1 year agoby

    Michael is a great singer and a reliable professional. His vocal performance is outstanding on every song I sent him. He worked quickly and with great commitment. I highly recommend him for your next projects.

  • Default-avatarabout 1 year agoby

    Michael did an excellent job - he had absolutely no qualms about doing a retake and gave me what I wanted.

  • Default-avatarover 1 year agoby

    Michael was awesome to work with! Gave him the guide tracks and notes and gave me a ton of track to play with that came out awesome. Michael had my song turned around within 24hrs. It was a pleasure working with Mike and I will be doing it again.

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Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
Santo Clemenzi. I provided lead vocals for his project OUTERBURST. He writes everything and does a great job producing. He is amazing!
Analog or digital and why?
Hannah Montana said it best: "It's the best of both worlds!" ;)
What do you like most about your job?
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!
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
-How many vocal tracks do you want(lead, backings, ad-libs)? -Do I need to write 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?
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
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 =)
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
I'm doing this for over 10 years now and started last year to work professional for studios and producers.
How would you describe your style?
From pretty rough, smokey rock, over high soaring metal, to soft and investing pop vocals. Manly heavy but I am versatile with my range.
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
Myles Kennedy. Always dream big! ^_^
Can you share one music production tip?
Of course =) 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 precicly. If you can show a client that you fully understood what their vision is, you make a conection that can last well after the current project you work on.
What type of music do you usually work on?
I work primarily on ROCK, POP, METAL and ELECTRONIC music. But I'm always up to a new genre-challenge ;)
What's your strongest skill?
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.
What do you bring to a song?
I bring my experience in over 10 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.
What's your typical work process?
I record multiple vocal tracks including doubles, backings and ad-libs. Afterwards I edit everything, clean up all tracks and deliver everything through a password protected archive-file via wetransfer.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
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.
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
I do vocals in different varieties: lead vocals, backings, ad-libs, spoken word.