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    Hi all,

    I've been asked to DJ in a pirate radio in London. Not sure, but I guess it's... Illegal? (as the name implies, lol)

    Can anyone tell me what consequences could I face for playing for an unlicensed broadcaster? Can I be actually fined/jailed (if so, for how much), or is the whole responsibility on the pirate station owner? :confused:

    Have no idea about the (il)legal side of that, so would like to know what risk am I taking before I step in (if I step in at all, that is) :yep:

    Many thanks.
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    What with the j'interwebs and whatnot, is there really a mahoosive need for pirate radio?
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    (Original post by Revolution is my Name)
    What with the j'interwebs and whatnot, is there really a mahoosive need for pirate radio?
    It seems so, pirate radiostations still seem to exist, to a certain degree. However, if there's a risk of being fined/jailed/deported as a non-UK citizen, I'm not sure if I'd want to have anything to do with it whatsoever

    ;-)
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    Just do it. Having to pay to listen to music is the real crime!
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    You can be our guinea pig, do a set then tell us if you end up in a cop shop for the night
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    I've got no idea as to the legality of it, but I would think it extremely unlikely that you would prosecuted just for DJing. You certainly wouldn't get deported over it!
 
 
 
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