Artist Ops

Show the world what you’ve got. We have a vast range of artist opportunities for the bands, DJs, producers, podcasters and dancers in our community.

What’s on in 2020

From prime slots at the world’s foremost festivals and gigs to giveaways and unique experiences, Artist Ops exists to promote emerging acts from the Pirate community. We're committed to bringing through talented new artists, whatever your genre. There’s a host of exciting opportunities and competitions lined up, so check back regularly.

Win a studio session with Jammer


From past to present, Jammer’s influence on UK grime is the stuff of legend. In 2020, the MC and producer is partnering with Pirate Studios to give one future talent a priceless experience in the studio. Closes 2 February 2020.

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Win a slot at Printworks


Calling all tech-house DJs. This is your chance to win a coveted slot at Green Velvet’s La La Land at Printworks, London. Closes 2 February 2020.

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Win a music video directed by Bipolar Spider


Ring in the new decade with a fresh music video for your band, directed by Pirate Studios collaborator Bipolar Spider. Closes 2 February 2020.

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Win a year's free studio credit


Simply book studio time in January 2020 to enter. One hour’s booking = one competition entry. There is no entry limit, the more hours you book, the more entries you have!

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On the guest-list


Coming soon. Watch this space for ticket giveaways to hot festivals and events throughout the year...