News Writer

Location: United States

Department: Editorial Dept.

Type: Internship

Min. Experience: Experienced

Are you a talented writer with a passion for dance music? Are you based near the metropolitan areas of New York City, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Chicago, San Francisco, or Miami? If the answer to both of these questions is yes, then we want you to apply for an internship at Dancing Astronaut.

Contributing to Dancing Astronaut will give you an unparalleled opportunity to test your skills on the front lines of the music world and to work with some of your favorite artists. Get the internship, and a month from now you might be conducting an interview backstage with Dillon Francis or Tiësto. More than anything else, you will be immersed in the world of dance music - and learn a lot about the industry while you're at it.

Internship Description


The Contributing Writer will generate written content under the guidance of the editorial team.  Responsible for the maintaining of timely content as it appears on the Web site. Interns will be responsible for writing about music releases, current events, as well as providing coverage of concerts and conducting interviews.


  • Fluency in English language and composition
  • Computer literacy
  • An ability to adapt to using new Web tools and services
  • A self-motivated attitude towards sourcing the latest dance music news and music releases

Reports to: Editor-in-Chief/VP of Content

Location: Online


Dancing Astronaut is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).  Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.

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