Music practice rooms
Sick of practicing at home? Find your space at Pirate. Our music practice studios are great for band rehearsal and solo drummers. Rehearse at your own pace — as loud as you like — with no worry of disturbing your neighbours.
Inside your music practice rooms
High-quality equipment. Acoustically-treated studios. The music rehearsal studios are your space to get creative. All of our rehearsal studios fit a maximum of six people, with a variety of room types to suit your needs:
- Practicing drums solo? We recommend the Rehearsal Lite studios (full drum kit, not amps)
- Vocals with a backing band? Rehearsal Pro studios have a full backline.
- Fine-tuning your ensemble performance? Rehearsal Showcase fits six easily.
Inside, you’ll find the very best equipment from Marshall, Boss, Ashdown and more in all of our rehearsal studios. Just starting out? An experienced pro? You’ll be set up for a great rehearsal every time.
Music Practice Rooms Equipment
Depending on your location, you’ll have free drum kits, guitar amps, bass amps, microphones and more. Our studios also feature temperature control and adjustable lighting.
Here’s a full list of equipment available:
- Guitar Amps - Ashdown/Fender/Orange/Marshall Guitar Amps and Cabs
- Bass Amps - Ashdown/Fender Bass Amps and Cabs
- Drums - Natal Arcadia or Pearl Export five-piece drum kit (please bring your own drumsticks)
- Microphones - Stagg SDM50 vocal microphones and stands
- PA - Pioneer XPRS PA speakers
- Mixer - Alto 1202 12 channel mixer or Proel MQ12USB mixer
An individual equipment list is available for each room on the booking page.
Good to know before your session
Unsure what you need to prepare ahead of your Pirate visit? Take a look at the bullet point checklist below to ensure you have everything you need for a great session:
- You’ll need to bring your own drumsticks.
- All of our drum kits include stands, kick pedal and a snare. Please note, in the UK & IE Rehearsal Standard and Standard+ studios don't come equipped with cymbals, but you're welcome to bring your own or upgrade to a Rehearsal Pro.
- Need extra stands? Message us when you arrive and we can help you get access to spares.
- The drum studios are self-service. Whilst you won’t find any staff at your chosen location to assist you in person, our Customer Support team is on hand to help you should you have any problems. You can contact us via WhatsApp or live chat any time of day (simply tap the speech bubble in the corner of your device).
Anything not covered? Check out the drum rehearsal studio information section in our support knowledge hub.
Grab your friends, it's time to practice loud in our low-cost music practice rooms
PIRATE.COM is the world’s largest creative studios and artist community network. Choose from over 50 locations across the UK, DE, US and IE. We offer 24/7 access to self-service music rehearsal studios, so you can rehearse at your own pace.
- Rehearsal, DJ, recording, podcast, dance and drum practice studios
- Escape your surroundings and the ears of your neighbours
- Practice in the privacy of your own studio
- Turn up and play, our studios are ready to go
- Available 24/7, 365 days of the year
Community: musicians wanted
Connect, share, and collaborate with like-minded artists from the Pirate community. There’s plenty to get stuck into online, and it’s all aimed at helping you to keep your creative energy flowing:
- Welcome: Your first port of call. Find out how to share your tracks, create a profile and connect with other Pirate community members.
- Collaborate: Find someone to contribute to your next project or offer to collaborate with someone new.
- Feedback Room: A place for you to share your work in progress tracks and provide constructive feedback.
- Challenges: Show the world what you've got. Win gear, studio time, mentoring and much more...
- Industry advice: This section will help you to understand the ins and outs of the industry. Chat about processes, marketing your brand, and anything else related to the business of creativity.
- Production and recording: Production discussion for beginners and experts alike. Learn how to create great sounding drum sounds with close mics, plus software plugin advice. Whether you're just getting started or release ready, this is the place to discuss production.
Ready to join? Sign up to the Pirate community here.
What our fans say
I've spent a lot of time at Pirate and I really, really like it. You can just lose yourself.
Absolutely brilliant setup... Plug in and go. Get involved!
What Pirate is doing for bands at the grassroots level, it's absolutely fantastic!
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Bergholzstraße 1 - 4 Gate 3 12099, Berlin
Unit 2, 77 Upper Trinity Street, Digbeth, Birmingham B9 4EG
Industrial Estate, 339 Thornton Road, Bradford, BD8 9ER
10 St Josephs Close, Brighton and Hove, BN3 7ES
100 Lincoln St, Bristol, City of Bristol, BS5 0BJ
Cardiff CF10 5DX
Unit 3, Neptune Business Park, Cheltenham, GL51 9FB
Unit 69, Moyle Road, Dublin Industrial Estate, Glasnevin, Dublin 11
42-56 Tottenham Road, London, N1 4BZ
Unit 9C, South Gyle Crescent, Edinburgh, EH12 9EB
Units 2-4, Century Business Park, Glasgow, G41 1AA
Unit 6-7, Kirkstall Industrial Estate, Leeds, LS4 2AZ
Cumberland House, Cumberland St., Leicester, LE1 4QS
10 Regent Road, Liverpool, L3 7BX
278 Abbeydale Road, Wembley, London, HA0 1TW
15 Bessemer Road, Norwich, NR4 6DQ
186 Ilkeston Road, Nottingham, NG7 3HF
28 Stonehouse St, Plymouth, PL1 3NZ
Unit 7, Suttons Business Park, Suttons Park Avenue, Reading, RG6 1AZ
Unit 12, Fieldhouse Way, Sheffield, S4 7SF
Unit 2, 22 Bugsby's Way, Greenwich, London, SE7 7SJ
Unit 8 Block B, 15 Whitestone Way, New South Quarter, Croydon CR0 4WF
17 Lydden Road, Earlsfield, London, SW18 4LT
58 Bard Road, Notting Hill, London, W10 6TP