Michael Lane

Friendly, Warm, Upbeat, Clear, Powerful, Crisp

Voice Description

Bilingual (ENG/ESP). Natural high-baritone/tenor, offering any United States accent from Cajun or California to Backwoods or Brooklyn; Cartoon/Animation Voices. I'm really fast and I'm NOT a jerk about taking direction. In fact, I prefer it!

Bilingue. Naturalmente, un barítono y tenor de voz. Muy sincera lecturas, también actuaciones de alta energía. Traducción y entrega vocal del español puede ser proporcionada. Muy flexible en las tasas de pago. Las referencias están disponibles a petición. Gracias!

Now a word from my clients...

"The first thing we appreciated about Michael was his ability to follow instructions. Of all of the demos we heard, he was the ONLY one to audition his work the way we asked." - Paula Rutledge, CEO, Legacy Med Search

"Just got your VO. In my opinion, it is perfect!" - Abhishek Agarwal, CEO, Wingsofsuccess.com

"The team absolutely loved your recording — wow, how did you handle all those medical tongue-twisters?! What’s also awesome is that had I provided the right pronunciation samples for ****** and ********, it would have been a single take!" - Heidi Hoistad, BGB, New York

"Michael adds creative flair and original flourishes that create a lasting impact for the clients. His originality and approach gets results. If you are looking for that something extra, then Michael Lane is the perfect candidate." - Joe Browning, Cumulus Media

"Michael proved, time after time after time, that he is one of the most creative, talented, dedicated and hard-working professionals I've ever had the pleasure to know. He works equally well with clients, account execs, and support staff---and he is the fastest production specialist in the known universe. In short, Michael Lane possess, in full measure, one of the rarest pair of traits in today's world: He gives a damn and takes pride in his work." - Bert Dean, CEO, Clarion Company

"Michael is fabulous! His production skills and desire to make sure our company's message is presented for maximum results has been invaluable. It has been so nice to work with someone who truly cares about their clients!" - Suzanne Lilly, Owner, Hardwood Floors & More

"To me, Michael Lane is a 5 tool All Star. Michael is Creative, resourceful, thorough and understanding. Multi talented. You will not be disappointed with his work. Engage his talents in confidence." - Rick Godley, Program Director, KHLL

"Michael is a truly gifted creative. His writing draws you in and his voice performance delivers the interest and credibility necessary to make a good commercial a beneficial one for the client.” - Joe Geoffrey, General Manager, KNAN

"He is a creative genius who not only produces good work but does it fast and affordablly. I will continue to hire him to create spots for our organization.” - Linda Petersen, Shepeard Blood Center

I'm really fast, really precise and really good. You'll get amazing turnaround and I always give FREE retakes, pickup lines, etc. from high, loud and fast, to smooth, calming and soothing, give me a chance and I'll make you happy you chose me!

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Male
• Senior Male

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

• English - USA and Canada
• Spanish - Latin American Neutral

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
• Songs
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

None

My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I have Phone Patch 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 offer copywriting services
• I offer translation services
• 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

, Macon, GA, Puerto Rico, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

British, German, French, Spanish, Italian - comic or straight. Bill Clinton, Bullwinkle J. Moose, Dr. Evil, Kermit the Frog, Antonio Banderas.

My Voice Experience

In-store voice for Staples, Verizon Wireless and El Rancho Grocery Stores. Projects include work for Boeing, Lockheed-Martin, Sanofi/Aventis, Tangelo, Invodo, Legacy Med Search, Revelri.com, Bristol-Meyers/Squibb, the European Union Internet Congress, Wholesale Fashion Square. Multiple long-form video and internet projects.

References available from Legacy Med Search. BGB, New York, the Illumen Group, Screendor Films and Inrtuxion.com, and others from US, Canada, UK, EU and Buenos Aires

Winner of Georgia Association Commercial of the Year for 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011 for writing, voicework and production. 25 years of broadcast, now a free lance voiceover artist and writer in San Juan, Puerto Rico. No more menial production tasks; your project is THE MOST IMPORTANT thing I'm doing today. You are the higest priority! Copywriting & political satire (right OR left), songwriting and music arranging. I've been winning awards consistently since 1989 within the Georgia Association of Broadcasters and Northeast Louisiana Advertising Federation. My Radio experience has been in Country, AC, Hot AC, Mexican Regional, Talk Radio, Spanish Contemporary and Classic Rock. A complete resume' is available upon request. I also did two years of swing work in TV Weather. Internet podcasts, PowerPoint presentations, TV and Radio voice overs, audiobooks, liners, "on hold" and other phone messages, documentary and film work, theatre production, jingles and commercials.

My Training

Music Theory and Composition Major at the University of Louisiana at Monroe. Then transferred to Louisiana State University at Shreveport, concentrating on French and Spanish. No radio school; my experience has been entirely in the field. I have also done quite a bit of television and two films, plus LOTS of community theatre and orchestration.

My Studio Equipment

Electro-Voice RE27 mics, DBX 286A processing, Adobe Audition 1.5 and 3.0. KORG M-3 61-key workstation.

Additional Skills

Bilingual/Traducción al español y trabajo de la voz una especialidad! Me encanta redacción de textos publicitarios, trabajo de animación y la creación conceptual! También hago trabajos "jingles", desde las letras de la composición, utilizando el KORG M-3 estacione de trabajo. Entiendo la importancia del tiempo de respuesta rápida y respetarla! La gente me considero fácil de trabajar y, habiendo sido propietario de una empresa, estoy totalmente trabajará dentro de su presupuesto.

Bilingual/Spanish translation and voice work a specialty! I love copywriting, animation work and conceptual creation! I also do jingle work, from the lyrics to the composition and scoring, using the KORG M-3 Workstation. I understand the importance of quick turnaround time and respect it! People regard me as easy to work with and, having been a business owner, I will absolutely work within YOUR budget.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

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Demos
ENGLISH voices and characters

ORIGINAL AUDIOBOOK GUYS

CAR DEMO ENGLISH y ESPANOL

Locikheed Martin Espanol

EMOCION DEPORTIVA

Boeing Aircraft

Real Men of Genius Parody

Sarcastic Story Time

Medical on hold messaging

2009 GAB Commercial of Year