We Are Polymath
Polymath PR is an entertainment public relations agency, specializing in film and music, ran by Tom Brumpton.
Since opening our doors in 2009, Polymath PR have worked tirelessly to build a solid reputation for hard work, excellent results and strong ethics.
Not in possession of a huge budget, but you’ve got a release, a tour or an event you need promoting? We’ve got you covered. Our campaigns are affordable and direct. We know our market and we know how to get your message out there. Polymath possess an excellent knowledge of British and European media, and we utilise that to get the best for our clients.
why we're different
Polymath PR are one of the few UK based Public Relations companies that deals exclusively with mainland Europe. We help get the right people in the right countries talking about you!
but the costs...
Not in possession of a huge advance? No bother. Our campaigns are affordable and direct. We know our market, and we know how to take an awesome band and ensure the right people are hearing them.
what drives us
Polymath’s clients have enjoyed coverage all over the media spectrum. Past and present clients have been featured by The Guardian, BBC, Team Rock, Sky Arts, Kerrang!, Time Out, Little White Lies and more!
Who are we?
Polymath started with one key goal: To take the best in music and cinema and get it in front of the right people, which we’ve been doing with gusto since 2009. We’ve worked with big names and newcomers; the size of the project is irrelevant if the content is solid!
Public Relations | Radio Promotion
Polymath offer integrated press campaigns for new releases, festivals, events & tours.
Polymath are also able to offer an integrated radio promotion services for artists interested in pushing singles to radio.
"I couldn't speak highly enough about Tom Brumpton and Polymath PR. Excellent service delivered extremely professionally with a total understanding of all aspects of the music business. If you need PR then you need Polymath."
Jim Palmer, Raging Speedhorn
The key thing that drives Polymath PR is a twinned love of music and communication. We love what we do and we get as excited as our artists when we hear big news. We only want the best for our artists, and we’re prepared to fight for it every step of the way with you.
Where our artists have been featured
Born & raised in Lincolnshire, Tom started in the music industry initially as a writer for Zero Tolerance Magazine, before starting Polymath at the age of 23. His goal was to discover up and coming bands and companies from around the world, and provide them with the means to get their message out.
Since then, Tom’s client roster includes Jesse Leach (Killswitch Engage), Peter Dolving (IAmFire, Ex-The Haunted), Gallows, Trondheim Metal Festival, Team Chameleon, Raging Speedhorn and many more. Tom’s been nominated three times for his PR work, and in 2016 was honoured by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences for his efforts.
“If you'd like to spread the word of your singing group all about the land with a marvelous English accent and a dashing wit, then Brumpton's your man. ”Paul Christensen (Qui)
Tom has worked his a** off for us forever; he rolls with the punches, and knows when to push to get things done. A great guy to have on your side.Justin Fowler (American Head Charge)
I get the privilege of working with Tom daily. His motivation and desire to please his clients has earned my respect and I am happy to have him on my team. I highly recommend him!Amanda Alexandrakis (Music Promotion Inc)
Tom is the best! His vast knowledge of music has been a great asset towards helping plan our campaign. He's passionate & follows through on everything which has brought fast & prime slot results! I would totally recommend Tom!Liza Buddy (Chaos & Bedlam Management)
Tom is unerringly dedicated to his craft and a great example to all freelancers in the same field of industry!Hal Sinden (Talanas/Eulogy Media)
Tom Brumpton's expedience, reach and steady relentlessness makes for a brilliant and enjoyable piece in the puzzle that is this "spreading of information" that is the core of promotion and marketing. Tom´s a great dude.Peter Dolving (The Haunted/House Of Dolving)
Working with Tom is amazing because not only does he get the job done thoroughly but he has a passion for the music and what he does. You get a real sense of how serious he is about what he does when you speak with him. There is no insincerity in him and that is what makes him great!Jesse Leach (Killswitch Engage/The Empire Shall Fall)
Tom is a fantastic publicist, he acts quickly, gets the job done and secures the coverage that you are looking for, not only that but he's a very friendly and pleasant guy to work with.Sandi Thom
Tom is a great PR person and my company has benefited from working with him over the past few months. Clients love him, and his results are proven every time we work on a project. I look forward to working with him on many promotional campaigns in the future!Steffen Franz (Independent Distribution Collective)
I couldn't speak highly enough about Tom Brumpton and Polymath PR. Excellent service delivered extremely professionally with a total understanding of all aspects of the music business. If you need PR then you need Polymath.Jim Palmer, Raging Speedhorn
Tom is a very strong writer who generates copy quickly and accurately with finesse. He also has vast musical knowledge, especially in the worlds of rock and metal.James Montieth (Hold Tight PR)