Em Smith

Freelance Writer

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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About me

I have worked both in music marketing and PR (for record labels including Domino and BMG) and had 8 years of experience writing for a number of online and print publications, including The Line of Best Fit, DIY, Stylist and Disorder magazine as well as writing a chapter for the critically acclaimed book, Under My Thumb.

Skills

  • Feature Articles
  • Reviews
  • Social Media
  • Copywriting
  • Interviewing
  • Music Blogging
  • Music Marketing

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • HERO magazine

    HERO magazine

    • Publishing
  • BMG

    BMG

    • Music
  • S

    Stylist

    • T

      The Line Of Best Fit

      Work history

      Currently

      Freelance Writer

      Stylist

      Jun 2016
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • - Feature writing - Pitching ideas for features

      Currently

      Freelance Writer

      HERO magazine

      Jun 2016
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • - Interviewing artists - Feature writing

      Currently

      Freelance Writer

      The Line Of Best Fit

      Jul 2010
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • - Conducting interviews with artists - Reviewing live shows - Reviewing records

      2016

      Marketing Assistant

      BMG

      Feb 2015 - Jun 2016
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • - Creating regular content for the Infectious Music website and Instagram - Arranging transport and accommodation for artists - Compiling OTC data and distributing it to the team - Using metadata and setting up records ready for release - Distributing daily chart updates - Organising and filing artist assets - Co-ordinating diaries to arrange meetings - Writing and distributing meeting minutes - Researching artists as required - Raising purchase orders - Arranging ticket buys and AAAs for gigs and running guest lists - Providing hospitality to external clients - Arranging stock production and delivery with manufacturers and distributors - Sending stock out to internal and external teams - Helping arrange artist launch parties and in-house performances

      2014

      Freelance Writer

      DIY

      Jun 2012 - Jun 2014
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • - Reviewing live shows - Reviewing records

      2012

      PR Assistant

      Domino Records

      May 2012 - Jun 2012
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Internship
      • - Sending out stock - Implementing a system to effectively archive artist press

      2015

      Freelance Writer

      The Girls Are

      Jul 2011 - Jul 2015
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • - Reviewing live shows - Reviewing records - Writing features

      Education

      2010

      BA Politics Sociology Class Hons

      University of Newcastle Upon Tyne

      Sep 2008 - Jun 2010
      • Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
      • 2:1

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