About Freeman PR
Freeman PR is a leading music PR agency set up in early 2007 by Amanda Freeman. Amanda and publicist Sam Hinde have developed an eclectic roster taking in a myriad of genres - electro to folk, indie to rock, trip hop and shoegaze - and which includes established acts and rising stars. Providing distinct print and online campaigns, Freeman PR is uniquely placed to implement comprehensive campaigns across media formats, appreciating the need for complimentary promotional campaigns in an increasingly integrated media environment.
Reflecting their own diverse yet complementary tastes Freeman PR work with artists who possess a definite creative vision, building campaigns upon key press targets and objectives, aimed at achieving quality keystone pieces over broader diluted messages.
Clients include: Universal, Secretly Canadian, Domino Records, Cooperative Music, Decca, Memphis Industries, Sunday Best, Moshi Moshi
Amanda has over 15 years experience as a music publicist working at major labels and in the independent sector. After heading up the press team at Island Records, Amanda spent a lengthy tenure at RMP working alongside artists including U2 – as tour publicist on two world tours – Blur, PJ Harvey and the Smashing Pumpkins before a stint at Sainted PR developing the rock / indie side of their roster and forging ongoing relationships with the likes of Universal, Domino and Moshi Moshi. She took a roster that included The Kills, Travis and The Camden Crawl with her when she launched Freeman PR in 2007. Amanda won the Record Of The Day Best Individual Independent PR at 2007’s awards.
Sam has worked in the industry for over 6 years, helping establish Freeman PR in January 2007. As Senior Press Agent he has led campaigns for the likes of dan le sac Vs Scroobius Pip, Brendan Benson, Digitalism, Merz and DJ Yoda along with his work for the charity Warchild. Sam heads up Freeman PR's Northern office having recently re-located to Liverpool.
Sandra Croft got her start in the music industry in 2006 as an intern at Arts & Crafts management in Toronto, before joining Freeman PR in 2009. With over 3 years of experience working as an online publicist, she has worked on campaigns for Chad Valley, Beat Connection, Jonquil, Man Without Country, Ronika and Amanda Mair. Her passion is new music and working with emerging artists to get their music heard across both US and UK online media outlets. She also works extensively with the NY-London based label Cascine, and manages the Nashville electronic duo Jensen Sportag.