Singer on stage
J-LX (Artist & Producer), London
Guitar player
Aaron (Songwriter), Los Angeles
Liz (Session Musician), Brighton
Sound producer in studio
Hans (Mastering Engineer), Berlin

Fast-Forward your career in the modern music industry.

Enable, build and maintain a freelance career in the modern music industry with Plughire.

​Build a portfolio, network, collaborate and get paid; securely.

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Build a career in the music industry, on your terms.

Our software

The Plughire Platform

Online Portfolio

Build one professional portfolio.

Create a home for your creative portfolio and professional CV.

Ditch the expensive drag and drop sites, web designers, business pages and advertising fees. Store everything in one place.

Social Network

Make industry connections faster.

“It’s not what you know, it’s who you know”

Here at Plughire we understand how frustrating it can be sitting on the outside not knowing how to break in. Build your industry network and create your own opportunities.


Get paid 100%.
Get projects finished.

Use your profession and skills to earn an income, or hire in other freelancers for your own project.

Whether you’re an artist looking for a mix engineer to produce that final mix for mastering, or a session musician looking to earn an income in your home studio, we see it from both sides.

Our marketplace provides a two sided platform where you can be the client and find the perfect professional to hire, or get hired and paid yourself as a freelancer.

Find out more about how the marketplace works here.

Project Portal

Collaborate securely.

Once you’ve found the perfect collaboration there’s no need to leave the platform to send emails, project files or payments.

Keep everything secure under one roof in our Project Portal and concentrate on the creative process, leaving the worry of file security, copyright and being paid to us.


Communicate directly with your network, or keep up to date on open projects


Say goodbye to going unpaid. Funds are held securely up front by us


Keep your balance topped up during those longer projects by being paid on key milestones

File Transfers

Know exactly to who, and where you’re sending project files


We’ve got you covered. Sign before you start a project to ensure everyone’s protected


Build an overall public rating through reviews as both a client and freelancer

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“The simple fact I take home 100% of my earnings is refreshing, other freelancer platforms take a huge chunk”

Daniel (Producer)
Be a part of our journey

Join us

We need you.

Become a founding Plughire member for free

We’re currently in our closed Beta testing phase. If you’re interested in becoming a founding Plughire user, please sign up below and we'll let you know once we’re ready to roll.

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Are you studying Music at University and would like access to Plughire for free? Register here as a student

We have big plans

Let's build a platform together.
Have your say on future features, like these…

Studio bookings

Found the perfect freelancers to work with but need the equipment and a studio to record in?

Discover and book the closest studios and split the bill with the team, all without the need to ever leave Plughire.

Plughire Certified

Become Certified by simply enrolling in an online course and taking a test. From Pro Tools to Music Theory.

Royalty Agreements

We’re looking to partner with the best music lawyers in the industry to ensure you’re receiving the correct royalties.

Your Ideas!

Join the community and let us know what features you’d like to see. Let’s grow together.

We’ll soon be releasing our product roadmap
What are you waiting for? Register your interest today.
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