American born- Rachel ditched Genetic Biology to attend The Glasgow School of Art in Scotland in 1999 where she discovered electronic music for the first time.
Moving from photographing bands & concerts to organising shows and events, she formed Passé in 2004, a reactive name chosen against the mass obsession with "the new" within the music industry.
Taking on projects such as music programming and moving to full time event management, global booking agent duties, contract consultancy, and artist management for Optimo in Glasgow, as well as continuing to work with other local bands as a management and creative consultant. Passé moved it's HQ to London in 2008 where Rachel worked as the creative manager for Franz Ferdinand, Ivan Smagghe, K-X-P, and in 2011 started Passé Publishing, music publishing company administered by Defend Music Publishing out of Los Angeles.
Now, based in Paris since June 2014 managing various Passé projects providing business and career consultancy for labels, artists, and creative industry individuals, as well as full time artist management of Matias Aguayo (Cómeme).