Independent record label seeks a talented writer to write the following editorial material to support an upcoming album release campaign:
Artist Biography - long version (1000-1200 words)
Artist Biography - short version (400-500 words)
Mini-bio (100-150 words)
Mini-review/descriptive write-up for single #1 (100-150 words)
Mini-review/descriptive write-up for single #2 (100-150 words)
Genre is indie rock/pop. RIYL: The Alabama Shakes, Kings of Leon, The Heavy.
Experience working at radio (college or commercial) and/or as a music journalist is a significant asset. Familiarity with the current Canadian indie rock/pop scene is also an asset.
We will provide you with background information about the band as well as an advance copy of the band's upcoming album and music videos. Members of the band will also be available for interview via email or Skype upon request.
Writers who are new to Upwork are welcome to apply; however, you MUST be able to write clearly and with confidence about the band's music and about indie music in general, citing appropriate musical references for comparison.
The successful applicant may be re-hired at later points throughout the campaign to provide additional editorial support.