Archive for May 3, 2011

Go to: Warner Music Group College Marketing Reps – Norfolk to apply….

Warner Music Group is seeking creative and enthusiastic college students who are passionate about working toward a career in the music industry. We’re looking for highly motivated students to promote our artists in their campus communities as Part Time WEA & ADA College Marketing Reps.

WEA & ADA College Rep duties include: Distributing promotional tools on campus and at local lifestyle accounts, securing marketing opportunities via campus press/radio and other media outlets, garnering in-store-play at area retailers, organizing and running point for artist events, providing tour support for developing artists, checking compliance at retailers around album releases, managing online marketing activities and communicating consumer trends. Ideal candidates are plugged into campus life, area retail stores, and local hotspots, and can effectively cultivate and leverage relationships with key music tastemakers in their area.

College reps are valued members of the WMG organization and this is your opportunity to impact the careers of our artists and help shape future music trends. In addition to financial compensation (minimum wage expenses), students get to hear new music first and will gain direct music marketing experience. This is not an internship (though you may receive internship credit), but rather an ongoing job, and candidates must commit to 18 hours a week for at least 2 semesters.

– Must be a currently enrolled student with at least 2 semesters remaining.
– Must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA.
– Must have access to a car, camera, and computer.
– Must have a passion for music.
– Must be at least 18 years of age

Of course it goes without saying that the DC Music scene offers music lovers such an eclectic mix of international, national and local recording artists.  For true music lovers, sometimes it’s simply impossible to keep up with all the shows, concerts, festivals, listening parties, private performances, and “guest performances”.  The fact is, the DC Music scene has something to offer everyone.

Every week a humble short list offering of the weekends music events & concerts will provided.  As we gear up for the summer concert season, this week features acts from Fantasia to Everclear to B.o.B. to Cassandra Wilson to Jason Isbell.  Once again, the weekend is undoubtly bringing music “worth listening to” to the Nation’s Capital.

Thursday – May 19th:

Friday – May 20th:

  • White Lies, Asobi Seksu and Sun Airway at the 930 Club (Indie Rock)

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