House of Blues Entertainment is looking for an intern to join our Touring Department for the Ones To Watch platform.
Research, attend local shows, and pitch emerging artists/bands to be featured on the sites
Track and regularly update Ones To Watch artist pages with new content and releases
Consistently update Spotify accounts with new playlists and artists
Write song reviews, album reviews, & artist features.
Retrieve artist marketing assets (Images, video, music, content, etc).
Coordinate Social Media efforts including creating platform-specific copy, creating assets, and posting on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, & Tumblr
Stay up to date with emerging artists, pop culture news, and trends in media/technology
Come up with new & creative ideas to feature emerging artists in an engaging way.
High proficiency in written and verbal communications – sending writing samples is major plus.
High proficiency in MS Office, particularly Excel and PowerPoint
Basic understanding of the principles of marketing and advertising, as well as an understanding of media concepts and terms, creative and budget requirements
Thorough understanding of the social media space and those who engage with it (FB, TW, IG, Snapchat)
Student (Undergraduate/Graduate) *must provide proof of academic credit for the duration of the internship
Passionate about Music and Artists
If the above description sounds like you and fits your background, apply online at http://www.livenation.com/careers/index.html to join the Live Nation Entertainment team today!
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