A&R Intern

  • Studio 54
  • Remote
  • Oct 07, 2020
Temporary A&R Admin

Job Description

In 2020, legendary 1970’s disco club Studio 54 has officially launched its record label, Studio 54 Music. We are seeking quality music at the forefront of the modern dance scene that pays homage to the original sounds and culture of the club. Studio 54 Music is one leg of the disco imprint and lifestyle brand, which also includes a radio station partnership with Sirius XM, clothing collaborations, museum exhibitions and independent projects. This year, we aim to expand our repertoire in the following musical lanes: Disco, Pop, Vocal House, R&B, and Indie-Dance.

We are looking for an A&R Intern to join the team, working directly under the Head of A&R and Label Manager. Our perfect candidate has detailed knowledge about the dance music scene, it’s history, and has experience working in the music space. The internship would include conducting and analyzing research on artists and streaming trends, finding new directions for sourcing music, and artist relations. With good chemistry and successful releases, new opportunities and compensation will be rewarded.

Qualifications

  • Strong passion and knowledge for commercially successful dance music, ranging in both the pop and independent music landscapes.
  • Experience in the music industry; i.e record labels, bookings/live entertainment venues, music programming, music supervision, radio, PR, promotions and/or DSP platforms.
  • Rooted passion in music
  • Well understanding of our Imprint
  • Solid network and leads to independent dance music artists.
  • Excellent internal and external communication skills (both written and verbal) and professional diplomacy
  • Supreme attention to detail, multi-tasking, and follow-through skills required
  • Understanding of, and experience with, artist development

The Ideal Candidate Is:

  • A self-driven 
  • Technologically savvy
  • A people person with strong interpersonal skills
  • An effective communicator on phone, email, and in-person
  • Resourceful
  • Passionate about the music business, and the future of dance music
  • Can work on NYC time