Brad Colbroock is a SoCal podcaster and foley artist with a passion for audio drama. They are currently helping to produce upcoming shows for Parazonium Podcasts and The Shadow Network.You can hear Brad's sound design in The Way We Haunt Now and Someone Dies In This Elevator, as well as the upcoming space opera SPECTRE. Their voice can also be heard in Sidequesting, Where The Stars Fell, and the The Haunted Hell House of Horror.To keep up to date on Brad's latest podcasting hijinks, follow them on Twitter @holographicva

Character Demo

Sound Design Demo

Character Demo

Narration Demo

Voice Credits

Lead Roles

Hubris Round One
Just Wait For Dawn
Rain

Remy Dubois

Supporting Roles

Carl - Spafaman - Hammakaplu

Guest Roles

Sidequesting
Fig

The Shadow
Tommy Borden

Deep Blue Stars
The Speaker

Wizard Seeking Wizard
Idrubov The Meek

Occulting (3)15
Terrence

Life With LEO(h)
Cesar

Where The Stars Fell
McKenzie

Cameo Appearences

Smoke and Mirrors
Nalis (Episode 4)
Magevney (Episode 5)
Manifestations
Spectator (Episode 14)
Sage & Savant
Fireman (Episode 408)
Frenchman (Episode 410)
Sidequesting
Student
Last Call at Bluebell Cafe
Magic Envelope
Tunnels
Grant
VAST Horizon
Crewmember (Season 2 Episode 3)
Nurse (Season 2 Episode 7)
Dining In The Void
Cassie Monologue #2: Guard
The Haven Chronicles
The Knocker
The Eye of Merlin
Narrator
Dice Tower Theatre
Broadflare
Crescent Close
Logan
The Impulse
Axtin Xtac
Desperado
Crusader
Short Order
Customer
Tales of the Echowood
Traveler A

Under the Electric Stars
Doorman (Episode 9)
Marémoto
Radiolo
The Shadow
Boy (Season 4 Episode 6)
Operator (Season 4 Episode 7)
Lieutenant (Season 4 Episode 8)
Nightcall Radio
Chad
SCPD Officer
With Caulk and Candles
Tarot Reader (Episode 7)
In Beacween
Vendor
Ghosts of Griffin
Narrator - Trestle
Jack - No Trespassing
A Ninth World Journal
Ship Crew Member
ZSQC's A Midsummer Night's Dream
Helenus - Snug - Mustardseed
Someone Dies In This Elevator
Engineering Staff
Dreambound
Som Menlei
Project Magis
Killian
Hunt for the Flying Dutchman
Vice Admiral Arington
What Kobolds Carry
Trolley Conductor
Hubris
Symbolic
Kombu
Daedalus

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Sound Credits


SPECTRE

Science Fiction
Sound Designer
SPECTRE is a sci-fi space opera audio drama that explores the expanses of unknown space, throwing the characters into hijinks and shenanigans while also solving a larger, overarching problem with military overstep and unchecked technological growth. It is a story of survival in the harshest of elements, found family, and remembering who you are in times of greatest trial.


Someone Dies In This Elevator

Anthology

Season 1 TrailerSound DesignerA spoiler driven anthology series, where there is always an elevator and someone always dies in it - but everything else is different.

Teaser EpisodeSound EditorA Historian enters the Elevator of the HMR Spaceship Marigold, but be warned. Someone Dies In This Elevator of the Series Trailer.

The Board MeetingSound EditorDrastic measures are taken to avoid a stressful presentation.

Pinnacle of PassionSound DesignerHave you ever had a bad date and just thought: “Ugh, kill me now?” Pinnacle of Passion Dating Service is here for you!

The Cop, The Clerk, & The BodySound EditorThey call it a speakeasy, but some things are too hard to say.


What Will Be Here?

Science Fiction
Sound Editor
With Tal Minear, Cole Burkhardt, and Nikko Goldstein

In What Will Be Here?, five friends send a rocket to space with a collection of recordings on it that document the world’s decline, the stories they want to tell, and their efforts in building this rocket to get their message to the stars. They wonder what their world will have become by the time their message is listened to. What will be left of a planet that has destroyed itself? What will be left of the people who lived there? What will become of their stories? What will be here?


The Way We Haunt Now

DramaSeason 2 - Sound Designer

The Way We Haunt Now is a lighthearted horror audio drama about female friendships, found family, and fighting the narratives that try to define us – even in the afterlife. Oh, and ghosts. Did we mention ghosts? It follows dual protagonists, Eulalie Reed and Frankie Summerson, on their crash course toward self-fulfillment and friendship as they struggle to make the most of life and what comes after.


Crime Scene Arcanum

Fantasy
3 Episodes - Sound Editor

A procedural crime audio drama with action, mystery, and magic. Follow the investigators as they work to solve the city of Aldren’s most spellbinding crimes.


Dining In The Void

Science Fiction
The Jupiter Monologues and Season 2 - Sound Editor
With Tal Minear and Nikko Goldstein

When 6 alien celebrities are trapped onboard a space station, they will have to work together to survive--or die at the hands of an unknown monster. Welcome to DINING IN THE VOID.


Desperado

Urban Fantasy
Season 2, Episodes 3-8 - Dialogue Editor

Desperado takes place in a world almost like ours, if myths and witchcraft were alive and thriving. The story is told by 3 characters, each chosen by the god of Death of their respective culture, as their powers awaken. The first is Elio Lorès. With his tall stature, scruffy beard and too-many scars, Elio has more than enough to intimidate. He grew up in a small village named Azcatla, lost in the plains of Mexico. But on the night it all started, Azcatla is ablaze.


Hubris

Anthology

Just Wait For DawnSound DesignerSometimes you think you're alone in the building, facing a deadline come morning. And then sometimes, the deadline is... surprisingly literal. Four unlikely companions face uncertainty together while the world falls apart around them in the last few minutes before dawn. Not for the faint of heart.

Springs EternalDialogue EditorTwo robots alone in the rubble of humanity; two AIs watching from above, and a healthy dose of 18th century poetry. In the future, hope ... well, you know.

The Real TreasureDialogue EditorWhile searching for a legendary treasure, a pirate crew has some unexpected guests.

Falling ForwardDialogue EditorFalling Forward follows Icarus' efforts to take down Labyrinth Corporation after it's founder, Theseus, stole tech from Icarus' family. Fueled by rage and ignoring the cautionary advice from his dad Daedalus, Icarus is set on destruction. But will it be the destruction of Labyrinth, or the destruction of Icarus?


Hauntingly Humdrum

Halloween Anthology

Pumpkin, CarvingSound EditorA pumpkin gets carved!


The Straw GuardianSound EditorA scarecrow gets up to shenanigans


Sector Ø

Science Fiction
2 Seasons, 28 episodes - Sound Designer
After being kidnapped by a mysterious agency outside of space and time, Leland Huxley is shuffled around realities with a dinosaur partner and a creeping sense of dread. With no hope of getting home and increasingly dangerous assignments, he must figure out the truth about his new employer before it kills him.
In The Beginning
A feature length prequel to Sector Ø - Sound Designer
The Donut Monologues
Ongoing bonus episodes - Sound Editor

MARÉMOTO

Drama
Sound Editor

A recreation of the 1924 radio play MARÉMOTO, by Pierre Cusy and Gabriel Germinet, featuring the last transmissions of a doomed ship.


KQMP

ShareVestiga
Research
Sound Editor

An audio summary series that makes complicated medical research easy to understand and available on the go.

At The Tone
Sketch Comedy
Sound Editor

Skruntville's latest News, Sports, Lifestyle, and Traffic updates from KQMP, AM.


The LaFresian Chronicles: Arsen

Fantasy20 Episodes - Lead Sound Editor

The LaFresian Chronicles: Arsen follows a young woman named Aurelie who, after the death of her parents embarks on a quest to learn the truth her family and her identity in the magical world of LaFresia.


Crown Jewels

Sitcom
Episodes 1-3 - Sound Editor

Rags to riches, riches to rags. Crown Jewels follows Heer, Nazzy, and Bilal Kazan (formerly of the Mirza family, the third richest family in the world) as they navigate life on a literal dime. Everything gets turned upside-down when Altaf, the third richest man in the world and Heer's father, knocks on their door asking for a new life of his own.


Writing

Hire Brad for Your Podcast!

Wherever you are in the process of making your podcast, I can help!
Whether you just need scripts looked over to make sure the writing works for audiodrama or you're looking for a full sound editor, my services can make your podcast better.

Sound Design & Foley

Looking for a sound editor for your podcast, or just need a foley artist for a spare sound effect?
Fill out this form!
Or send an email to holographicva@gmail.com with the following details:

Sound Editing

A description of your show, including show length, schedule, and budget. Existing scripts are a plus.

Foley Work

A description of the sound you're looking for, with script context if possible.
Equipment List

Sound Editing rates will vary depending on the scope of the project.
Foley rates will vary based on the complexity and length of the sound effects.
Payment will be made through Paypal

Script Services

Script Editing

Send in your existing audiodrama script and I'll provide notes on story, structure, and SFX direction.

Audio Readiness Read

Adapting a script to an audio format? Feel good about your story but not sure if it's suitable for audio? I'll give it a quick read to see if there's anything that needs to be made clearer.

Podcast Consulting

Production Review

No matter where you are in the production process, I help make sure your podcast is ready to go. We'll discuss scripts, scheduling, and audio together over a voice or video call.Rates
60 minute consultation: $75
90 minute consultation: $140

Audio Review

Have some audio you want an experienced sound engineer to listen to before you publish? I'll give feedback on voice levels, SFX, and pacing.Rates
<15 Minutes...... $50
15-30 Minutes.... $85
30-60 Minutes... $125

HARDWARE

MicrophonesUši Pro
RØDE M2
Electro-Voice RE11
Shure SM58
Acacia LIZ Shotgun
Neat King Bee
AT2035
GenRad Type 1560-P40
Shure 401b
Interfaces
SSL2
Scarlett Solo
Zoom H6
Zoom F3
MIDI Controllers
Arturia Keystep 32
Korg nanoKontrol 2

SOFTWARE

DAWsReaper
Adobe Audition
Pro Tools Studio
Audacity
Ableton Live Suite
Blockhead
SamplersKontakt 6 (Full Version)
Edward FoleyArt Instument
Iris 2
Krotos Reformer Pro
Krotos Weaponiser
Generative ProgramsDSP Sci-Fi
DSP Fantasy
DSP Action
Audio Quality AssuranceIzotope RX 9 Advanced
Bute Loudness Normalizer