WHO WE ARE

Pirate Smile is an independent agency for public relations (press and online) and artist management (focussing on rock, indie, alternative and metal) based in Berlin.

WHAT WE DO

Public Relations: product, event and tour PR all over Europe – offering a modular system according to needs and budgets. Artist Management. Marketing.

WHOM WE WORK(ED) FOR:

ARTISTS: 
ALICE COOPER
APOCALYPTICA
ARCH ENEMY
ARJEN LUCASSEN
AUDREY HORNE
AYREON
BACKYARD BABIES
BEYOND THE BLACK
BORKNAGAR
BRING ME THE HORIZON
BUCKCHERRY
BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE
CALLEJON
CANCER BATS
CHEVELLE
CRUCIFIED BARBARA
DANKO JONES
DEADHEADS
DEAD LORD
DEF LEPPARD
DEFTONES
DEVIN TOWNSEND
DREDG
DREGEN
DROWNING POOL
ENSLAVED
ENTOMBED A.D.
ESKIMO CALLBOY
FOO FIGHTERS
FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH
GOJIRA
HARDCORE SUPERSTAR
HELLYEAH
HIGH SPIRITS
HIM
IMPERIAL STATE ELECTRIC
IN FLAMES
JIMMY EAT WORLD
KARNIVOOL
KILLSWITCH ENGAGE
KISS
KVELERTAK
NEAL MORSE
MANIC STREET PREACHERS
MÖTLEY CRÜE
MONSTER MAGNET
MOTÖRHEAD
MUSTASCH
NOTHINGMORE
PAPA ROACH
PRONG
RICHIE SAMBORA
ROB ZOMBIE
ROBERT PEHRSSON’S HUMBUCKER
RUSH
SATYRICON
SHINING (NO)
STEVE HACKETT
STONE SOUR
TARJA
THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN
THUNDERMOTHER
TRAIL OF DEAD
TRANSATLANTIC
TRIVIUM
TRUCKFIGHTERS
UNCLE ACID & THE DEADBEATS
WATAIN
WHILE SHE SLEEPS
WHITESNAKE
X-JAPAN
(…)
and many more

LABELS: 
BMG
Century Media
Despotz
Eleven Seven
Frontiers
Gain Music
High Roller
Indie Recordings
InsideOut
Napalm
Rise Above
Roadrunner
RSK
Sony
Sound Pollution

SPV
Superball
Universal
Warner
Wild Kingdom
(…)
and many more

Team Members


Peter Klapproth

co-managing partner

European PR Coordination (InsideOut, Superball Music and others)
Publicist
Online PR

Nasrin Vahdani

co-managing partner

European PR Coordination (Century Media and others)
Publicist
Online PR
Marketing

Sascha Merkel

co-managing partner

Artist Management
European PR Coordination (Despotz, OMN and others)
Publicist
Online PR

Yasemin Kaymaz

Publicist

Publicist
Online PR

Sebastian Quednau

Back Office

Philip Materne

Accounting