Several years as a Backline Tech for nr 1 Backline company in Portugal “Roadies DC.
Bands I worked with by “Roadies DC”: Danko Jones, Atari Tennage Riot, George Clinton (Funkadelic, Paliament), Manfred Man, Echo and the Bunnyman, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Pablo Alboran,Antwerp Gipsy Sca Orchestra, Larry Carlton, Tânia Maria Quartet,Tea For Three, among others (I lost most of my freepasses…).
I`ve been Roadie of several portuguese, Brazilian and African maistream bands, as well, wich I toured with on nacional and international ground, such as Irmãos Verdades (since 2009), Bandalusa (since 2011), X-Wife (since 2011), Mind Da Gap, Mesa, Classificados,The Weatherman (since 2012), OJM (Orquestra Jazz Matosinhos), Dogma, Kendall Project,Zeca Sempre, among others.
As a Local Stage Crew I worked with hundreds such as hammerfal, Amorphis , Turisas, Anathema (5 times), Dark Tranquility, Marduk, Vader, Porcupine Tree, Katatonia (3 times),Doro,Sonata Artica, Gotthard, Amon Amarth, Epica, The Gatherins, Cinic, Morbid Angel, Mr. Big, Children of Boddom, Mayem, Fear Factory, Devin Tousend (2 times), Meshuggah, Decapitated, Murdoc, Cradle of Filth, Soja, among many many others and many, many festivals (Sudoeste, Paredes de Coura, Vagos Open Air, Amplifest, etc.)
In sume, Backline is my passion, but my experience with shows and stages goes way behind that (also as a musician, tour manager/ Road manager, even Runner…)
I`m available for touring as a Roadie wherever it takes, preferentially Europe.