Independent Audio Works is the company of Rotterdam & Amsterdam based freelance audio engineer Beau Eckhardt.

I provide touring artists with FoH, monitor, tour management and pre-production services.

Besides that I work for various venues, festivals and institutions such as Doornroosje (Nijmegen, NL) Grounds (Rotterdam, NL) Music Meeting festival (Nijmegen, NL) Valkhof Festival (Nijmegen, NL) CODARTS conservatory  (Rotterdam, NL) and many others.


In the past years I’ve regularly worked with acts such as:

My Baby – Monitor & FoH Tech
2017 – Present

Pitou – FoH Tech
2017 – Present

Eefje de Visser – Monitor Tech
2016 – Present

Mysterons – FoH Tech
2015 – Present

Occasionally I work as a FoH engineer for:

Jeangu Macrooy, Jungle By Night, Darlyn, the Sweet Release of Death, Tentempies, Amariszi

In the past:

Zitakula – FoH Tech
2015 – 2017

Bells of Youth – FoH Tech

Jett Rebel – Monitor Tech
2014 – 2015


Besides working in the live sound & touring environment, I run a recording studio in the centre of Amsterdam together with sound engineer Mario Da Silva.

We provide space for music production as well as voice-over and audio post production  services for for video,

We can also provide location recording services for live concert registration or sound for video.

See www.rpm-studio.nl for more information.


Beau Eckhardt / Independent Audio Works
info [at] independentaudioworks [dot] nl