Tim Garrison, Host of Chill Out Jazz
Tim Garrison; the very recognizable voice to radio listeners, major musicians and artist around the country. For 28 plus years, Tim’s silky, baritone voice has flowed the airways in some of the nation’s largest markets, including Dallas, New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Las Vegas. His smooth delivery has given him top ratings everywhere he has worked.
In the Dallas market, his versatility excelled in several different formats such as the Urban AC with V-100 and The Touch with ABC Radio Network, a long 10 year stint with Smooth Jazz 107.5 the Oasis and the AC format with the New 103-7 LITE-FM (KVIL). After leaving Dallas, Tim excelled in Sin City, Las Vegas at Power 88.1 and Smooth Jazz 105.7 the Oasis and created a show called, "Chill Out Las Vegas. Instantly becoming the #1 smooth jazz show in Las Vegas. During that time, Tim also voice tracked for Allen Kepler's Broadcast Architecture/Smooth Jazz Network heard all over the country and abroad. As the internet started to evolve, so did Tim with Chill Out Jazz! A soulful mix of smooth jazz and smooth R&B, which is now heard on several different networks and radio stations across the US and abroad.
Versatility was one of the gifts he developed with direction from his speech teacher in college. Tim stated “I grew up in a city called Lynwood in Southern California. A speech teacher asked me, what were my endeavors? I replied, well, being a fan of Stevie Wonder, I was gonna work for his station and be the best personality at KJLH in Los Angeles ever had”. He told me “That's a great dream but don’t limit yourself and learn to speak correctly because God has given you a great set of pipes!” Since that time, Tim has been committed to using his gift to “soothe” the lives of his listeners and fans as they lay back and enjoy the smooth ride that his voice takes them on.
Tim’s experiences have allowed him to interview artist such as Al Jarreau, the late Roger Troutman, Silk, Howard Hewitt, EnVogue, Joe Sample, Michael Franks, Maysa Leak, Dave Koz, Boney James and the late great Wayman Tisdale just to name a few.
Tim is also a devoted community leader whose dedication and continuous efforts significantly impact his favorite non-profit organizations, including the American Diabetes Association and the Nation Kidney Foundation of North Texas where he is still a spokesman.
In addition to radio, Tim is also professional Voice Over actor. Your business can be can be voiced with Tim Garrison's voice by emailing him
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Below is a sample of his national work