We’re Looking for New Interns!

Know what Subbacultcha is all about and want to get more involved? We’ve got three internships opening up: one online editorial, one communications and one in booking/productions. Please see below for detailed descriptions of each internship.

  • All internships are part-time positions for a period of at least 3 months.
  • Interns are required to work 3 full days per week (we are flexible though, so there’ll be ample room to adjust to your scheduling needs)
  • you should have access to a laptop and, preferably, a smartphone
  • The deadline for all applications is Friday, 30 June.

Online Editorial Internship:

We’re looking for an aspiring writer with a passion for new music, as well as a familiarity with the artists we cover, excellent research skills, and experience with web and social media to boost our Online Editorial Team.

As our Online Editorial Intern, you’ll be assisting in all aspects of the site’s editorial process. More specifically, you’ll be tasked with discovering & covering exciting new music and keeping our site up-to-date and flush with relevant content. You’ll also assist in promoting of all of our events, managing our communications channels and social media presence, and helping out with the magazine when it comes time to go to print.


Please include

  • a brief description of your musical tastes in the cover letter, be it a selection of your favourite artists or albums of late, or acts you think we should feature.
  • A writing sample of about 80-100 words about a band of your choice, not unlike the writeups in the Subbacultcha section of our magazine, event descriptions, or our in online editorial section.
  • Please submit your resumé, a brief cover letter and writing samples in an email to with the subject line ‘SubbaEdit’ no later than Friday, 30 June, 2017.

Communications Internship:

We’re looking for an aspiring communications genie with a passion for music, who can channel the Subbacultcha voice and represent us in our interactions with members, volunteers, distributors, venues and collaborators. You’ll also be having a large part in internal communication.

As a communications Intern, you should have a good grasp on what Subbacultcha is, be outgoing and know what’s happening in Amsterdam. You’ll be involved in day-to-day tasks regarding the members’ system and communications so you’ll get to learn your way around an office. You’ll also have the chance to shine your research skills, introducing your own promotional strategy or project.


The application consists of your CV and a motivation letter – please come up with a few ideas about how Subbacultcha could be more visible or smarter in its promotional strategies. Submit your application to with ‘SubbaPromo’ in the title by Friday, 30 June.

Production/Booking Internship:

Subbacultcha is also looking for a Booking and Production Intern. Think you have a good handle on what Subbacultcha is all about and the acts we can’t be missing? Want to be involved in bookings and handling overall production at shows? We’re looking for someone who is hands-on, ultra-organized and knows their stuff when it comes to new music. As a Booking and Production Intern you will be involved with shows, shows and more shows.

Responsibilities include assisting with bookings, helping out at shows, day-to-day office tasks and being on top of local and international music scenes. We’re looking for someone who is already knee-deep in new music and knows how to keep an eye on interesting artists. Preferably someone well-acquainted with electronic music and somebody with technical knowledge.

This internship needs you to be organized and excited by the prospect of attending and helping out at shows as much as possible. Sound good? Get in touch at and tell us why you should be our new Booking and Production Intern no later than Friday, 30 June.