Rick Blade

Versatile, Engaging, Compelling, Guy Next Door

Voice Description

Warm and Versatile for Voice Narration, or Smooth, Compelling, and Engaging for Corporate and Business presentations. Expressive, Emotional, Dramatic, Powerful, Exciting, and Energetic to The Guy Next Door for Commercials, Movie Trailers, and Book Trailers. Straight, Believable, Profound, and Trusted. Accurate, Honest, and Convincing. Sincere and Eloquent. Ruff, Gruff, and Gritty, to Hard Hitting. Fast, Slow and Conversational. Animated and Educated Narrator. Theatrical Trailers and Advertising Promos. Informative and Cutting Edge, Distinct and Meaningful. From Loud and Obnoxious to Soft and Friendly. Strong, Dynamic, Dark, and Fresh. Movie Guy Voice, Provocative and Alarming. Old Man, Middle Aged Man. Hip, and Cool Guy. TV, Television Game Show Host. Elderly, Religious, Passionate Charming and Delightful. Relaxed, Calming, and Laid Back. Punchy and Enthusiastic. Comical, Funny, Crazy, Wild, and Entertaining.
Automotive Voice Overs
Documentary Narration
Movie Trailer Voice
Business Presentations
Training Videos
Theatrical Trailers and Promos
Radio Station Voice Imaging
Car Dealers
Infomercial Voice Talent
Video Game Voice
Political Campaigns
Concert Promotions
Music Artist Promotion
Corporate Narration
DVD Video Voice
Sports Announcer
Sportscaster
Announcer
Audio Books
Podcasting
IVR Voice Talent
Northern accent
Midwestern accent
Southern accent
Radio DJ
Sarcastic
Believable Character Voices and Animated Voices
Western Cowboy
Hillbilly Redneck
Pirate

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Middle Age Male
• Senior Male

Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:

• English - USA and Canada

I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes

• Commercials
• Promos
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• Audiobooks
• Videogames
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

None

My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• I have ISDN in my studio
• I have Phone Patch in my studio
• I have Source Connect in my studio
• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email
• I can record and then upload the audio files via FTP
• I can record and then deliver the files by regular mail

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks
• I offer radio ad production services
• I have a music library and can add music to any project
• I can add special effects to any project

My Home Base

Sarasota,Tampa, Florida, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

ROD SERLING, SLIM PICKENS, PATRICK STAR, OPTIMUS PRIME, YODA, SEAN CONNERY, JULIA CHILD, THE GODFATHER, HANK HILL, CURLY HOWARD, ZAPP BRANNIGAN, EDITH BUNKER, POPEYE, BILLY GRAHAM, YOGI BEAR AND BOO BOO, GEORGE BURNS, LOST IN SPACE ROBOT, MR. ED, WALTER CRONKITE, DUDLEY DORIGHT, PEE WEE HERMAN, BORIS KARLOFF, BUGS BUNNY, MR.HANEY, DR.RUTH, RICHARD NIXON, CARL SAGAN, JACK NICHOLSON, and MANY MORE!
PLUS, British and Scottish accent.

My Voice Experience

Over 25 years of on-air Florida radio broadcasting experience, including voice over and production duties. Presently freelancing from in-home voice over studio for commercial voice overs, narration voice over, movie trailer voice over, book trailer voice over, and voice/radio imaging projects.

My Training

Graduate of Brown Institute of Broadcasting.

My Studio Equipment

Sennheiser MKH-416-(P48) Short Shotgun Microphone,

Vintech X73i mic preamp equalizer,

FMR Audio PBC-6A Compressor,

M-Audio,

and Adobe CS6 editing software.

Additional Skills

Comedy writing.

Payment Methods Accepted

PayPal
• Credit cards
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
• Wire transfers

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Demos
AUTOMOTIVE

MOVIE AND BOOK TRAILERS

NARRATION

RADIO IMAGING

COMMERCIALS

PROMO

CHARACTER IMPERSONATIONS