Rupert Wates – The most successful performer in Listening Room Network reveals tips and his interesting path.
Starting as staff writer in London
How Paris helped him start performing
How the U.S. was critical to his touring success
Keeping two home bases in the U.S. – New York and Colorado
Leveraging two bases to systematically tour the U.S.
Writing short stories and then songs
Meticulous preparation to record full CD in 5 hours.
Can CDs still be profitable?
House concerts and LRN as tools to find your performing strengths.
The dangers of house concerts as your “comfort zone.”
Intimacy demands authenticity
The basic math of touring.