Do you want to join the blogTO music team?
Are you passionate about Toronto's hip hop, r&b, and soul scenes? Do you regularly attend local concerts, and follow news about artists touring through Toronto, and what Toronto musicians are working on next? If so, a role as our newest music writer might be in your future. For this role, we're looking for coverage of local music news, concerts and festivals, profiles of emerging local talent and record labels and list based posts.
BONUS: If you're interested in writing more general list posts based on Toronto music, we're looking for pitches and interested writers right now.
If you're interested in applying as a hip hop writer please send us a complete post with one of the following titles: (1) The top 5 hip hop venues in Toronto or (2) 5 up and coming Toronto hip hop artists to keep an eye on. If the post looks good, we may use it as your first site contribution.
HOW TO APPLY
Simply send us an email to aubrey [at] blogto [dotcom] with the following info.
1. State the role you're applying for (Hip Hop Writer or List Post Writer).
2. Please explain to us why we should pick you instead of another applicant.
3. Include some post ideas of your own. For example, local personalities you might want to interview or profile (artists, labels, venue owners), and list based posts you'd like to see on the site.
4. Explain your photography capabilities (if applicable).
5. Send us a sample post as indicated above, or a link to your work. No attachments, please.
Thanks in advance to everyone interested in applying to be a member of the blogTO team. We aim to respond to all applicants who send us a complete application as per the instructions above.