The FADER is the definitive voice of emerging music and the lifestyle that surrounds it. Through in-depth reporting and a distinct street sensibility, The FADER aggressively covers the most dynamic breadth of music and style emanating from the fringes of the underground to the heart of the mainstream. The FADER is the authority on what’s next.

The RealArts@Penn internship with the FADER offers a unique opportunity to learn about digital publishing from the inside. Additionally, you’ll get to work on your own writing with the help of The FADER’s editors.



  • Be passionate about new music and culture
  • Be familiar with The FADER and its history
  • Are highly organized
  • Ability to multitask
  • Show versatility

*This is a fast-paced role at a busy (remote) workplace.


  • Fact-checking
  • Researching
  • Reporting
  • Reviewing new music
  • Contributing to editorial meetings
  • Build website posts