Rising Star: Meet Blue Raincoat's Rupert King

Ben Homewood

How did you break into the industry?

I broke into the industry through flyering during ungodly hours outside various club nights in Leeds, usually up against orthern weather conditions.

I guess it felt pretty thankless at the time, but it definitely opened doors to running nights of my own and to the event work that led to the booking agency and festival jobs I had before joining Blue Raincoat Music.

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