Music publicists handle every element of press relations for working, and especially touring, musicians. They field requests for interviews, reviews and other media opportunities, but they also perform advance outreach to local outlets when their clients are going to tour through a city or town. The job requires relationship-building with various journalists and editors, attention to detail when it comes to scheduling, and also an evolving knowledge of the media landscape and what opportunities are good fits for the artists.
Min. Degree Required
Bachelor's (4-year college)
Attention to detail, networking, client relations
Observant, connected, discerning about opportunities