Jobs At Spin

Basic Information:

SPIN is seeking interns with strong backgrounds in writing and a serious interest in music and youth culture for editorial intern positions. SPIN employs interns during its Spring (January to May), Summer (June to August), and Fall (September to December) programs. Interns work 16-24 hours per week (two or three full days) and will receive college credit. All editorial internships are completed at our New York offices in Manhattan. SPIN does not provide housing or travel assistance.

About the Intern Program:

Interns are responsible for transcribing interviews, researching stories, updating release and event schedules, running errands, organizing mail, conducting interviews. Interns also pitch and write stories for SPIN.

Application Materials:

Complete intern applications include a cover letter, résumé, and 2 to 4 clips. Applicants without published clips are encouraged to submit music-related pieces (reviews or news stories) written on their own. There is no formal application form.


  • The application deadline for the Spring internship is December 15
  • The application deadline for the Summer internship is March 15
  • The application deadline for the Fall internship is July 15


Please direct all SPIN internship applications and questions to:
Intern Program Coordinator
[email protected]