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Internship Opportunities for Students

Students & Recent Grads:

Great opportunity to work on an A&R team with an accomplished MU music industry alum. See below and contact Eric McLellan (ericmclellan@gmail.com) if interested.

Eric McLellan is looking for one or two interns who are interested in A&R. The role has potential to lead to a paid A&R gig if they do well, Eric says, as they are looking to expand over the next year.

A&R scouts will be part of his training program at Ninetone Records, a Swedish label distributed by InGrooves inside of the Universal system.

For Recent Graduates and those with a Bachelor’s Degree

Mascot Label Group – Digital Marketing Coordinator – Mascot Label Group is seeking a Digital Marketing Coordinator to play a fundamental role in the company’s international marketing team. They will coordinate digital campaign strategy and advertising for our releases with artists, their teams, and the international Mascot staff. Mascot Label Group is a 100% independent record company specializing in guitar-oriented music with a focus on rock, metal, and (Blues) guitar. The company has offices in New York, London, Paris, Milan, Cologne, Stockholm, and Rotterdam (headquarters). Artists on the roster and in the catalog include 10 Years, Conquer Divide, George Benson, Black Stone Cherry, Joe Bonamassa, Bootsy Collins, Crobot, Dragged Under, Otherwise, Oxymorrons, Eric Gales, Gov’t Mule, Beth Hart, Yngwie Malmsteen, P.O.D., Shaman’s Harvest, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Jake Shimabukuro, Robin Trower, VOLA, Volbeat, The Georgia Thunderbolts, and more.

S-Curve Records is currently looking for a Label Coordinator for their team. S-Curve Records is dedicated to supporting independent label Staffa cross administrative, creative, digital, and production areas. It requires working with a marketing team and assisting with the A & R Staff as they assist in delivery and production, along other administrative duties. The job offers a competitive salary, medical/dental/vision packages and two weeks vacation time plus holiday break! If you are qualified and interested in this position, please send your resume and cover letter to info@s-curverecords.com. 

Job Description for Entry-Level Position at WME Music:

Global Music/Talent agency with major offices in Los Angeles, New York, Nashville, London, and Sydney, seeks ambitious and career-oriented persons for entry-level and assistant level positions in the Music Department. Rotating assistants will be eligible to apply for assistant desks after training is completed. Hired individuals may also become eligible for the Music Trainee Program to become a music agent. To look at the responsibilities and qualifications necessary for this job, click the following link to apply! https://wmeimg.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/ENDEAVOREARLYCAREERS/job/CA-Beverly-Hills—9601-Wilshire/Rotational-Assistant–Music-_JR7883.

Please use the associated link for additional online information regarding a particular internship listing. Please visit the Woods Theatre office for further information on these internships from our Internship Book.

Job/Internship Openings on LinkedIn

Flood, Bumstead, McCready, and McCarthy – Nashville, TN

Music Passion Business = FBMM! Start your career with us today! We are looking for a Client Specialist to join our team of talented and passionate people in our Nashville office. This is our full time, Monday through Friday entry-level position that focuses on learning the foundations of business management. We encourage employees to establish long-term careers with FBMM and, as a result, half of our staff has been here for more than five years. Their collective knowledge and experience create the perfect environment for mentorship. We love to promote from within and have created a clear path for advancement! Remote flex opportunity is available after initial training period is complete. 

Application Link: FBMM Job Link

BriBiz Entertainment Business Management – Franklin, TN

Music Business Management Client Account Manager: We are looking for an Account Manager who is skilled in accounting and is enthusiastic about the music industry, and helping music professionals thrive by working toward our company goal: Helping our clients gain control over their finances and grow – without losing their soul.

Responsibilities: Work with Business Managers in day-to-day management of finance & administration for a variety of clients in the entertainment industry • Perform bookkeeping and bank reconciliations in QuickBooks • Perform basic business functions for clients, including Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable, managing cash flow, and building and maintaining budgets • Assist with onboarding clients • Assist with a variety of special projects • Prepare monthly financial statements and ad hoc reporting. 

Application Link: BriBiz Job Link

Reed Smith LLP – California – Music Associate

Our Entertainment and Media practice group is seeking a Mid-Level Music Associate to become an integral part of our specialized music team in our Century City office. This position offers a tremendous opportunity to engage in high-level transactions with a diverse roster of clients, including emerging and superstar-level talent, boutique and institutional music companies investors, digital music services, and music business entrepreneurs. For more information, click the application link below!

Application Link: Reed Smith LLP Job Link

KNXN – Music Artist Community Coordinator – Los Angeles, California

We are an entrepreneurial startup founded by people with a passion for music and disruptive technology, located in Hollywood Los Angeles. We are hiring full-time music artist community coordinators and managers. The positions offer compensation, which is commensurate with your experience If you are passionate about the music business and digital technology, especially social networking and mobile apps, and you have a Bachelor’s degree and outstanding work experience, please send us your resume in .pdf format.  For more information, click the link below. 

Application Link: KNXN Job Link

  • KMR Talent Agency
    • Kazarian/Measures/Ruskin & Associates Inc. is one of the country’s leading talent agencies. With over 60 years of serving the entertainment industry, KMR has consistently been ranked by the Los Angeles Business Journal in the top 15 of all talent agencies. Facing an ever-changing entertainment landscape, KMR remains committed to the fulfillment of the ambitions and dreams of its clients with passion, integrity, and personalized attention.
    • Application Link: https://www.kmrtalent.com/jobs
  • Disney Careers: Disney Theatrical Group’s internships for the Summer/Fall 2024 have now gone live. These internships all present an opportunity to work at Disney’s Broadway office in Manhattan (Active productions: Aladdin/Lion King). There are 10 positions spanning multiple departments (Social Media, Ticketing, Production, Merchandising, etc.) All intern roles are full-time and PAID!
    • Application Link: https://jobs.disneycareers.com/search-jobs/internship/391-28648/1
  • The Count Basie Center for the Arts – The Count Basie Center for the Arts is committed to supporting a diverse group of emerging entertainment, artistic, and non-profit professionals.
    • The Basie Internship & Apprenticeship Program has been designed to foster the next generation of dynamic artistic and non-profit professionals through career development and experiential learning. This program is open to students and recent graduates. The Basie is committed to creating a program that will support our mission to inspire, educate and entertain while simultaneously providing interns with the experience they need to actualize their personal professional goals.
    • Application Link: https://thebasie.org/basie-internships/
  • GoodTalk – Music Recording Studio 
    • Internship Duration – 4 months. Time/Days Required – 5 Days. Workplace Location Requirements – In Person in New York City
    • As a Music Studio Intern for GoodTalk you will play a crucial role in supporting the day-to-day operations of a music studio. You will work closely with artists, producers, engineers, and our studio manager to ensure that recording sessions run smoothly and efficiently. Your responsibilities will include:
    • Studio Maintenance: Keeping the studio clean and organized, setting up and tearing down equipment, and ensuring that the studio is in optimal condition for recording sessions.
    • Equipment Management: Assisting with equipment inventory, tracking, and maintenance. Setting up and testing microphones, headphones, and other studio gear.
    • Studio Assistance: Assisting with scheduling and coordinating recording sessions, managing studio bookings, and ensuring that artists and producers have everything they need during their sessions, including refreshments and supplies.
    • Click the application link for more information!
    • Application Link: https://www.entertainmentcareers.net/goodtalk/intern-music-recording-studio/job/444606/?utm_campaign=google_jobs_apply&utm_source=google_jobs_apply&utm_medium=organic
  • Sports And Arts In Schools Foundation – Music Production Specialist
    • New York Edge is seeking a passionate and enthusiastic Audio Engineering Specialist to join our Curriculum & Instructional Technology Department. As part of the New York Edge Music Production Academy, you will play a crucial role in nurturing the next generation of music producers and engineers. We are looking for candidates with a strong background in music production, proficiency in industry-standard software like Pro Tools, and a deep understanding of music theory and production techniques. This part-time role requires in-person participation.
    • Application Link: https://www.internships.com/posting/lit_39575675818?utm_campaign=google_jobs_apply&utm_source=google_jobs_apply&utm_medium=organic
  • In Touch Entertainment – Concert Production Assistant Intern
    • Calling all aspiring music enthusiasts! Are you ready to take the stage and dive into the exciting world of concert production? Look no further! We have the perfect opportunity for you to kickstart your career as an Assistant Concert Production Intern!
    • Join our dynamic team in the heart of New York City and gain invaluable hands-on experience working on thrilling events that will leave you with memories to last a lifetime. As an intern, you will have the chance to learn from industry professionals, sharpen your organizational skills, and contribute to the seamless execution of unforgettable concerts.
    • Perks of the Position: Academic Credit: Earn academic recognition while honing your craft. On-the-Job Training: Learn the ins and outs of concert production from experienced professionals. Competitive Compensation: Earn $20 per hour for your valuable contributions. Part-Time Flexibility: Balance your internship with your academic commitments. Vibrant Location: Embrace the vibrant music scene in the bustling city of New York.
    • Application Link: https://www.internships.com/posting/ccm_bf1d1237-ff31-4dbc-a9b4-2dc67242bca0?utm_campaign=google_jobs_apply&utm_source=google_jobs_apply&utm_medium=organic
  • Warner Music Group – Emerging Talent, Future Leaders
    • Our Emerging Talent Associate Program (ETA) is a paid opportunity designed to provide students with the opportunity to gain real world experience in the music industry. This multidimension, hands-on associateship begins by matching students to specific departments across our companies, based on their interests, for a semester-long experience. ETA is offered during the Spring, Summer and Fall Semesters.
    • Application Link: https://www.wmg.com/emerging-talent
  • Sweet Music Academy – Monmouth Professor and owner of Sweet Music Academy, Jay Sweet, requires interns to assist with the transferring and editing spoken audio and music for his internationally enjoyed podcast, 30 Albums for 30 Years (1964-1994), and for the various interviews and publications he produces.

    • Interns must have a strong knowledge of editing programs and be willing to meet project deadlines. If interested, please contact sweetmusicacademy@gmail.com with your resume and availability.
  • Wasserman Music – Wasserman Music represents a world-class roster of artists for live performance, touring, brand partnerships and beyond, empowering them to create culture and impact audiences globally. The passionate, entrepreneurial agents at Wasserman Music are long-term artist development strategists who build significant, global platforms for the world’s most influential artists.
    • Our internship opportunities within our Music Division are organized into four areas – Non-Touring, Touring, Booking, and Brand Partnerships
    • For more information and to apply, click the following link:
    • https://jooble.org/jdp/-5143929489622054820?utm_campaign=google_jobs_apply&utm_source=google_jobs_apply&utm_medium=organic
  • Extreme Music Records – The Extreme Music Internship is a doorway to an exciting world of sound discovery, where you may unleash your passion for music. Dive into an electrifying atmosphere where creativity knows no bounds, collaborating with seasoned professionals in the music industry.
    • This comprehensive program connects you with innovative projects and imaginative businesses, where you may sharpen your skills and develop to your fullest potential. This internship, which places a premium on breaking new ground and challenging established norms, will take your musical abilities to new heights and pave the foundation for a remarkable career.
    • For more details regarding requirements and information, click the following link: https://careerzshop.com/extreme-music-internship/?utm_campaign=google_jobs_apply&utm_source=google_jobs_apply&utm_medium=organic
  • Shore Point Records – A & R/Marketing intern, unpaid and counts towards school credit.
  • CAD Management – Music Management and Graphic Design Intern, Spring 2022.
    • For rising juniors/seniors and a previous internship is highly recommended. College credit available.
    • Email resume (pdf), any music business/entertainment work samples, and answers to three questions:
      1. What are you looking to get out of this internship with CAD Management?
      2. What areas of the music business are you most interested in pursuing and/or developing your knowledge of?
      3. Who is one artist that you are listening to now and why?
    • Submit these pieces to inquiries@cadmusicmgmt.com.
    • Location: 19 Ridge Road, Rumson, NJ, 07760.
  • Sirius XM SIRIUS XM Summer/Fall 2024 internships are now live! Internships include: Client Services, Marketing, Radio, Sales opportunities and many more!
  • Big Picture Media – Music PR Intern, unpaid and counts toward school credit. 
    • Big Picture Media is a full-service public relations and digital marketing agency based in New York City.
    • Work Schedule: 2-3 days per week, hours are 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. ET
    • Email resumes, as well as any additional questions to becky@bigpicturemediaonline.com.
    • Interviews for Summer positions will take place this March!
  • Indie Band Guru – Music Review and Junior Contributor Internship, 2022-2023 Academic School Year
    • Do you love writing? Music? Writing about music? Then we have a spot for you at Indie Band Guru!
    • Indie Band Guru is an Online Music Magazine, Indie PR and Artist Development Company focused on helping independent bands build their careers and get the exposure they deserve.
    • Students can reach out to (Keith Profeta) at Keith@IndieBandGuru.com with a resume and any general application questions.
    • Position is currently fully remote and unpaid.
  • Stone Pony – Future influencers of the music world wanted!
    • Promo Team and Graphic Artist positions are available.
    • Email resumes to ponyrocks89@yahoo.com.
    • Questions? Contact the email above or call directly at 732-502-0600.
  • The Centenary Stage Company – professional theater in residence on the campus of Centenary University in Hackettstown, NJ, is currently accepting applications for the paid Theater Internship position.
    • The CSC Internship offers qualified candidates the opportunity to serve as artistic interns for a season with the professional Centenary Stage Company, and offers a monthly stipend for candidates who are hired into the program. 
    • Submit resumes and cover letters to Christopher Young – 
    • For more information regarding the Centenary Stage Company Internship Program contact Christopher Young at (908) 979 – 0900.
  • Link: http://www.centenarystageco.org/internship 
  • Mayo PAC – Come experience what goes into running a 1,300 seat non-profit performing arts center. The Mayo Performing Arts Center is offering non-paying credit or non-credit internships in Arts Administration, Education & Performing Arts School, Marketing, Public Relations & Photography, Development & Fundraising, Operations & House Management, and Production.
  • Crossroads Theatre – Crossroads’ Internship Program offers the opportunity to work alongside professional artists and managers at a Tony Award Winning Regional Theater. 
    • Crossroads provides learning opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students, to acquire hands-on experience in not-for-profit theater for college and school credit, in all aspects of administrative, producing, and marketing for a theatrical season. 
    • Apply Here: https://www.crossroadstheatrecompany.org/internships 
  • Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey – The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey (formerly called “New Jersey Shakespeare Festival”) is one of over 20 professional theatres in the state. One of the leading Shakespeare theatres in the nation — serving approximately 75,000 adults and children annually — it is New Jersey’s only professional theatre company dedicated solely to Shakespeare’s canon and other classic masterworks.
    • Offers a very wide range of internships including: PR/Marketing, General Management, Technical/Stage Management, Wardrobe, and more!
    • Contact an education representative at the following number, 973-845-6723, in order to learn more about these various internships and how to apply.
    • Professional Training (includes information on available internships)
  • State Theatre New Jersey – Central New Jersey’s largest non-profit arts presenter, the historic State Theatre New Jersey is a magnificently renovated silent-film palace that flourishes today as a premier non-profit venue of the Northeast.
    • Marketing, PR, Development, and other internships offered.
    • https://www.stnj.org/careers
    • At the link above are all the listed internship positions, as well as the contact information for each person for the individual positions.
  • NBC Universal Internships – Offers internships that are true learning and growth opportunities that help set students up for an exciting future career in media. We are committed to developing early career talent, and we are focused on helping interns realize their potential and their dreams.
  • Bergen Performing Arts Center – The Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) is northern New Jersey’s busiest nonprofit, 501(c)(3) performing arts center – a home to hundreds of world class performances at affordable prices reaching audiences of over 150,000 each year.
  • Manhattan Theatre Club – The Paul A. Kaplan Theatre Management Program provides a unique opportunity to learn about producing not-for-profit theatre both on and off-Broadway through intensive on-the-job training.
  • Various Broadway Internships – The following link will direct students to a page where there are open internship positions listed. https://www.broadwayworld.com/classifieds-jobs/ 
  • WQXR Internship Program – NYPR internships are designed to be a learning experience for sharp, enthusiastic self-starters, with or without radio skills. Our interns do meaningful work across a variety of shows and departments, are an integral part of the team, and assist with all aspects of work.
    • Over the course of the internship term, interns can learn a variety of skills, including reporting, editing, production, field recording, digital audio editing, taping, Pro Tools, mixing promos, planning live events, research, and more.
    • Internship Page Link: https://www.wqxr.org/internships-new-york-public-radio/
  • Spotify Internship Program –  Our student programs are anything but conventional. You’ll be right at the heart of major projects, working with teams of passionate people and helping us to create the next awesome thing. What’s more, you’ll be making a real impact on our business, and the world.
  • Revel Relations: Here at Revel Relations Inc. we believe that every creator has the right to express themselves and be heard. As all talents are welcome, we give all of our clients the care, attention, and resources they need to further their success. Let us be the step you need to achieve your aspirations.
  • Atlantic Records Internships: At Atlantic, you will get a well-rounded exposure to many facets of our company, learn how a major label operates, have an active role in collaborating with different teams, and receive unparalleled development opportunities.
  • Algonquin Theatre Internships: Algonquin internships are for individuals who desire a challenging and practical experience.
  • Park Avenue Artistsseeking visual arts students who are interested in gaining experience in music industry design, especially in relation to artist management. Sample projects include creating promotional graphics (one-sheets, posters, web design), merchandise design, short music films (animations, lyric videos, stop motion), and album art. Particular focus will be on digital strategy for artists on tour, releasing content, or growing independently. Interest and experience in social networking tools for marketing and publicity is a bonus.
  • Aurora Productions Internship – Aurora Productions is currently accepting Production Management Internship candidates for the 2022 / 2023 Broadway Season. The internship runs from late spring or summer 2022 until late spring or summer 2023.
  • Beasley Radio Stations  Beasley Media Group New Jersey has an opportunity for a Sales Assistant for our sales team at 95.9 WRAT and 100.1 WJRZ. This position reports to the Director of Sales and assists a team of Account Executives in a fast-paced office environment.
  • ATO Records ATO Records (According To Our Records) is a record label committed to artists and building their careers. As a truly independent label, ATO is steadfast in its commitment to building career artists.
    • Our interns gain first hand experience in both the label and management side of the music industry.
    • Interns work side-by-side with artist management and album project managers and take on a wide variety of tasks including assisting with tour promotion, digital media, publicity, administrative duties, and general album marketing.
    • We strive to give all of our interns the best possible learning experience and build your internship around your skills and interests. All majors are considered as long as you have a love for music and a great work ethic. Applications can be sent to info@atorecords.com.
    • Internship Page Link: https://atorecords.com/about/
  • CAA Internship Program – The CAA Internship Program offers current students and recent graduates the opportunity to gain relevant, hands-on work experience at a leading entertainment, media and sports agency. Interns work alongside seasoned agents and executives to support a variety of projects within their assigned departments.
    • Interns also participate in a regular speaker series, have the opportunity to build relationships with leaders from all CAA divisions, and attend workshops to help develop the skills and knowledge necessary for a successful career.
    • Internship Page Link: https://www.caa.com/careers/internships