Metal Jacket magazine is a magazine dedicated to the promotion of metal music and is a product of music lovers. If you love fierce music and want to support the scene then Metal Jacket Magazine is the right choice for you!
We are looking for collaborators / volunteers:
– web editors
– graphic designers
Metal Jacket Magazine is looking for writers, a special kind of people who would provoke a large selection of metal albums with their album reviews, who would be willing to interview artists and write articles about the problems in the music business they want to face and explore. Basically, every writer will slowly become a promotional unit in the huge music industry and gather experience in promotion. Writers also have the option of covering live shows, gaining contacts with journalists and interviewing artists on site.
We expect dedication, honesty and will from future associates. Basic requirements
Fluency in English, not just basic knowledge.
Admiration and openness within Metal music. Any type of metal music will suit.
Technical skills for working with an email account, replying to a mailing list and emails directed to magazines, resizing an image, and filling in some fields in a very easy-to-use content management system that we provide for uploading your written material.
Working with publication deadlines.
Commitment, good working relationships and communication.
Metal Jacket writer is a combination of:
Album Reviewer: You are ready to do album reviews, a few weeks before they arrive on the shelves. You have the time and ability to write at least one or two reviews each week. You’re not biased towards any genre, and if you are, it won’t show up in your reviews. You can make a few paragraphs of well-written explanations of why the album is good or not. You can be as impartial as possible.
Live Show Reporter: You’re ready to go to live shows, take photos, and procrastinate between songs to record, take photos, record videos. Some of it. Really nice videos and pictures will be posted on our YouTube channel and Facebook page. There will be plenty of opportunities for guaranteed media / photo passes and on-site interview opportunities.
Interviewer: You are willing to interview someone whose face is on a poster located somewhere in your room. You can also come up with smart and interesting questions. You can interview them face to face, by phone, Skype, email, Zoom, it always depends on the situation and whether you have the right recording equipment. Depending on the quality of the recording, we can even transmit it as a video or audio interview.
Article columnist: Collect ideas for written pieces related to the metal music world. Promoting bands in your area through creative writing and publishing of articles, writing about metal related topics, publishing reviews of classic albums in the form of articles and much more…
Interested in becoming a Metal Jacket writer and exploring the vast world of the music business? Interested in a metal experience? If you recognize yourself in this description, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your details and a few sentences with which you will present your favorite music and the area you are most interested in or leave a message on our Facebook page at: https: / /www.facebook .com / MetalJacketMagazine. We will respond here as soon as possible.
What do you get in return?
We are a magazine made for music lovers, run by fans for more than a decade, and we financially support it along with music business clients who buy banners and help us pay our monthly bills. Metal Jacket is also leading a donation campaign to find a way to further upgrade.
On the other hand, as a writer, you will have the opportunity to get a percentage of sales when you place yourself with potential customers to gain banner ads on a website.
Furthermore, as a writer you will have the joy of watching your own material published in one of the largest online Metal magazines with your name, published on all our social networks and you will be part of the magazine’s most dedicated team. You will get the opportunity to participate in gigs with a press pass and report on Metal performances that are underway.
Go ahead and sign up.
Metal Jacket Magazine is supported by the show Pila Naopako, whose program can be joined by any member of the team.