Richard De Freitas


Sound Engineer and tour manager

Richard De Freitas started his career in 2002 as a sound engineer and sometimes stage manager. Richard has tour managed tours across the United States and Europe, also backline teching both main stages and small tents in Glastonbury. He's done sound from Slovakia to the club round the corner. He's worked many venues in and around London for example: The Metro Club, The Kentish Town Forum, The Highbury Garage, The Camden Underworld, The Astoria, The Mean Fiddler, The Dean Street Jazz Club, Pizza on the Park Jazz Club, Nambuca, Madam JoJo's, Proud Galleries

He has taken on many projects and rolls, for example: Mount Kimbie: Production Manager, Worldwide 2011-2012 / Crystal Fighter: Production Manager, USA 2012 / The Strokes: Stage Manager, Worldwide 2010 / The XX: Tour Manager, Production Manager & F.O.H, Worldwide 2009-2010 / Little Boots: Monitor Engineer, Worldwide 2009 / The Dead Trees: Tour Manager, Europe 2009 / Cold War Kids: F.O.H Sound, Europe, Australia 2008-2009 & 2011 / Holly Miranda: Tour Manager, Europe 2009 / Mumford and Sons: Tour Manager & F.O.H, Europe 2009 / Miike Snow: Tour Manager, Europe 2009 / New Look: Tour Manager & F.O.H, Europe 2009 / Little Joy: Tour Manager, Europe 2009 / Albert Hammond, Jr: Tour Manager, Europe 2008 / White Williams: F.O.H Sound, Europe 2008 / Autolux: Production Manager, Europe & Russia 2008 / Vampire Weekend: Tour Manager & F.O.H, Europe 2007-2008 / The Teenagers: Tour Manager & F.O.H, Worldwide 2007-2009 / The Wombats: Backline Technician, Europe 2007 / Envelopes: Tour Manager & F.O.H, Worldwide 2005 – 2007