ILUVLIVE is a live music and artist development platform. We are a Not For Profit National Portfolio Organisation funded by Arts Council England and have been operating since 2004. Initially, a London based showcase hosted by Ras Kwame and Twin B, we supported Ed Sheeran, Jessie J, Tinie Tempah, Emeli Sande, Chip, Wretch 32, Katy B, Ray Blk, Izzy Bizu and Plan B to name but a few often on numerous occasions and years before they were signed.
We currently run around 40 events a year across six UK cities (varies slightly from year to year) offering a monthly residency in London, six events a year in Manchester and Birmingham, occasional events in Leeds, Bristol, Leicester and Brighton and a range of iluvlive presents shows. Alongside this, we run an artist development programme, have a small record label and manage Izzy Bizu and Emmavie.
This is an opportunity to work with one of the UK’s leading live event and artist development platforms. We’re looking for committed and enthusiastic individuals with a good knowledge of UK music/entertainment. You will be able to commit to writing a minimum of two blogs a week for our website and work with our social media manger to interact with our online audience. Candidates can specialise in news writing, review writing and/or blogging the latest visual content. The ideal candidate will be well-organised, able to work to deadlines, communicate well and provide well-written work on a regular basis.
Key skills required:
· Excellent ability to write in standard English
· A passion for music and music blogging
· Able to carry out research
· A good knowledge of the UK music scene