Artist Opportunities

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Each month, our A&R team release new opportunities for PIRATE artists and creators, from festival slots and DJ residencies, to grants, mentorship programs and conferences.

Check back regularly for updates, or sign up to our newsletter to hear about them as soon as they’re released.

WIN A TRIP TO BERLIN

Type: Gig

Location: Berlin

Open to: UK Live Artists

Along with Logitech For Creators, we’re giving 10 solo artists £150 studio credit & a bundle of recording equipment worth over £700. 1 artist will also win an all-expenses-paid trip to Berlin to perform as part of a live streamed event.

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Online Royalties Workshop

Type: Workshop

Location: Online

Open to: All

Earn more from your music. Sign up for a free webinar Navigating Royalties As An Independent Artist with Pirate, PRS for Music & Ditto on August 18th at 7PM.

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CROSSFADER DJ WORKSHOP FOR INTERMEDIATES

Type: DJ Workshop

Location: Dalston, London

Open to: DJs

We’ve teamed up with Crossfader to host a DJ workshop at Pirate Dalston on Tuesday 16 August from 6-8pm.

Jamie Hartley, Crossfader’s founder and DJ tutor, will teach a group of London DJs how to get creative on CDJs, approach set curation and break down unique transitions.

PLEASE NOTE: This event is tailored towards those who already know how to mix at a basic level.

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CROSSFADER DJ WORKSHOP FOR BEGINNERS

Type: DJ Workshop

Location: Leeds

Open to: DJs

The workshop will be held at Pirate Leeds on Wednesday 23 August from 6-8pm.

Jamie Hartley, Crossfader’s founder and DJ tutor, will offer an introduction to using CDJs, suitable for complete beginners.

PLEASE NOTE: This event is tailored towards those who are completely new to DJing on CDJs. If you already know how to mix, this workshop will likely be too basic for you.

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AVA Club

Type: Apply to play

Location: Berlin

Open to: DJs

We have teamed up with club AVA to offer paid gigs to the Berlin DJ community. This artist opportunity is open to DJs of all electronic styles.

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Pirate x Gotobeat

Type: Paid Gigs

Location: London

Open to: Live Artists

We’ve partnered up to offer 10-15 Pirate artists a paid opportunity to perform at one of Gotobeat’s gigs. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a newcomer, all artists are welcome to apply.

Gotobeat will be judging new entries each month and notifying the winning acts. Simply fill out the form provided to submit your application.

PLUS: Get a 3-month free trial of the Gotobeat subscription by visiting the Gotobeat website.

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Pirate x Dedicated Proxy

Type: Radio

Location: Global

Open to: All

Get your music played on one of Germany's top radio platforms, 88,4 FM Berlin. Submit your tracks below and the best entries will be featured on proxy_404's regular 'Dedicated Proxy' show.

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Reprezent

Type: Radio

Location: Global

Open to: All

Pirate is on the lookout for fresh music to play on our regular Reprezent Radio slot. If you've been working on some new tunes that are primed for radio play, submit them using the form provided — the best entries each month will get a spin, it's as simple as that.

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