In 2007 he moved from Berlin to Paris where he wrote his first album The Dilettante. He toured and played concerts with Heather Nova, Scott Matthew, Chris Wollard of Hot Water Music, Drag the River, Eleni Mandell and Nigel Harrison of Blondie. In 2010 he was invited to the Eurosonic Noorderslag.
Robin tom Rink also writes songs and lyrics for other bands.
He wrote the lyrics for the album Planet Planet by the band Elyjah.