Spring Intern - Label A&R

Roc Nation

Los Angeles, CA 11-02-2022
  • Unpaid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

Title: Intern – Label A&R (In-Person, Unpaid, For College Credit)

Location: Los Angeles, CA (On-Site)

The Role:

Roc Nation, a Live Nation joint venture, is looking for a highly motivated, organized, and enthusiastic individual, who is interested in learning more about the live entertainment and music industries. This internship will allow students to gain first-hand experience in a variety of areas, including but not limited to; A&R, Studio Recording and Release Planning.

Areas that you will be learning about:
• Interns are responsible for researching new artists through a variety of means, e.g., shows, radio play, blogs, charts, demos, word-of-mouth, etc.
• Coordinate detailed bi-weekly A&R research reports and other scouting projects
• Monitor and report on various charts domestically and internationally
• Complete various tasks for the A&R admin manager to include tracking album status charts, transcribing and reviewing lyrics, reviewing clean audio
• Assist and participate in coordination of record production. Work with mixing and mastering engineers, studio managers, and artists throughout the process
• Cover studio sessions
• Assist with all other day-to-day administrative tasks to ensure artist projects are complete and submitted on time

• Must be a current student, enrolled in a Bachelor's/Master's program at an accredited college or university
• Must be eligible to receive academic credit from their college or university for the duration of the internship
• Prospective interns should have a basic understanding of the music industry and A&R, but still be eager to learn more about the day-to-day process behind it all
• Interest in pursuing a career in artists and repertoire (A&R)
• Prospective interns must LOVE listening to indie and unsigned artists
• Skills must include basic Microsoft Office and Internet research
• Exceptional interpersonal, communication, writing and organizational skills required
• Strong computer skills including proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint
• Must be proactive, detailed oriented, and possess good follow-through while adhering to deadlines. Strong organizational skills are preferred
• Must be able to multitask and prioritize tasks sufficiently while working independently. Candidates must be reliable and have good time management skills
• Candidates must have experience handling confidential information
• Experience as a songwriter, performer, producer, engineer, etc is a plus

This internship is available for the Spring semester. This is a non-paid internship, with flexible hours (minimum of 16 hours per week) to reflect your necessary college credit requirements.

COVID-19 vaccination series and booster shot is a mandatory requirement for this position.

Applicants for employment in the US must possess work authorization which does not require sponsorship by the employer for a visa.


The preceding intern description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by interns within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of interns assigned to this position.

Roc Nation and Live Nation Entertainment recruitment policies are designed to place the most highly qualified persons available in a timely and efficient manner. Live Nation Entertainment may pursue all avenues available, including promotion from within, employee referrals, outside advertising, employment agencies, Internet recruiting, job fairs, college recruiting and search firm

Note – Roc Nation benefits and policies differ from Live Nation.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rn4mpo-34-229-119-176-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Roc Nation

Live Nation Entertainment is the global leader in live entertainment and ticketing. Our world-class portfolio reaches all aspects of the live event and ticketing industry, from ground-breaking software in Ticketmaster, mix of legendary venues and restaurants in House of Blues, production leaders in Concerts, exceptional brand partnerships in Media & Sponsorship, and unparalleled team of artist managers in Artist Nation supported by diverse professionals in all facets of Corporate operations.