Donate Now to Support KDHX

Listen Live
Tuesday, 08 January 2013 12:20

Music Writer

Langhorne Slim in the KDHX studios Langhorne Slim in the KDHX studios Sara Finke

88.1 KDHX is known for broadcasting some of the most eclectic and excellent music programming of any radio station in the world. Likewise our website, KDHX.org, is an amazing source of music reviews, interviews and other features. Our volunteer music writers make that content happen.

Volunteer music writers review concerts, preview events, conduct interviews and cover new releases. Significantly, they write about the over 200 live performances we host every year in our studios.

Goal of Position:

  • To write music-related articles for the KDHX website.


Sample Activities:

  • Write, proofread and revise music-related articles


Additional/Optional Activities:

  1. Fact- and link-checking of published articles
  2. Basic HTML formatting
  3. Work with JPEG, GIF images


Timeframe:

  • Length of commitment: Varies per assignment and skill level
  • Estimated total hours: 3-6 per week


Scheduling:

  • At discretion of volunteer
  • Deadline for each assignment established at start of assignment


Worksite: Work from home

Qualifications/Interest Sought (all training will be provided):

  1. Strong writing background required
  2. Passion for music in a wide variety of genres
  3. Attention to detail
  4. Knowledge of online publishing and basic HTML preferred
  5. Ability to make deadlines
  6. Please submit at least three writing samples (related to music, culture or entertainment, if possible) by web link or document attachment

Benefits:

  1. Gain music journalism and web publishing experience
  2. Build a portfolio of published writing
  3. Exposure to new music


Staff Contact: Roy Kasten / Web Editor / This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

If you are interested in this volunteer opportunity, the first step is to sign up for our orientation class.

Sponsor Message

Become a Sponsor

Find KDHX Online

KDHX on Instagram
KDHX on YouTube
KDHX on SoundCloud
KDHX on Facebook
KDHX on Twitter
KDHX on flickr
KDHX Blog

Local Artist Spotlight


Tok Releases Gold Dollar Hen House Volume 3

Tue April 8
Tok is a Festus based rock band who has been rocking St. Louis for 20 years. They are due to release their third installment of their Gold Dollar Hen House collection on February 28, 2014 at Schlafly's…

Contact Information

88.1 KDHX

FAQ and Email

3524 Washington Ave
St. Louis, MO 63103

Listener Line:
314.664.3688

Office Line:
314.664.3955

Membership questions:
314.925.7529

Volunteer & Intern Hotline:
314.827.6155

Map

or Get Answers to Common Questions or Email Us

KDHX Recommends

April
Tuesday
22

Tuesdays at KDHX Sessions: Worm-A-Rama

Tuesdays at KDHX Sessions presents Earth Day Worm-A-Rama with Jean Ponzi on Tuesday, April 22 at 7:30pm at The Stage. This visual-musical celebration of living on earth will feature musical guest, Augusta Bottoms Consort, tuneful...


April
Wednesday
23

Jimbo Mathus

KDHX welcomes Jimbo Mathus to Off Broadway on April 23th.   For more info, offbroadwaystl.com.


April
Friday
25

KDHX Presents Shakespeare Festival St. Louis' Metro Youth Program

KDHX presents Shakespeare Festival St. Louis' Metro Youth Program April 25 and 26 at The Stage at KDHX. Information and reservations available at Shakespeare Festival St. Louis online.   Modeled after a similar...


Get Answers!

If you have questions or need to contact KDHX, visit our answers portal at answers.kdhx.org.

Online Users

4 users and 8349 guests online
Sign in with Facebook

SYSTEM: S5 Box

Login/My Account

Sign in with Facebook