Heading to a festival? Then read this now
Do you have what it takes to write or shoot photographs for NME?
This year NME.COM will deliver the greatest – and most comprehensive – festivals coverage that’s ever been seen online. There’ll be full line-ups, news, extensive galleries and loads more. And for the first time ever we’re offering the best new writers and photographers the chance to blaze a trail and work for NME.COM.
As a writer you’ll need to be going to one of the festivals below, be able to write and, be a music expert.
Simply e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line including the word ‘Writer’ and the name of the festival you’re attending. Include in the e-mail a 200-word report of a festival or gig you’ve attended, including the best songs at that event and most interesting/newsworthy moments of the gig or festival.
As a a photographer you’ll need to be attending one of the festivals below, have a stunning portfolio online and want to follow in the footsteps of some of the greatest rock photographers of all time.
Simply e-mail us at email@example.com with the subject line including the word ‘Photographer’ and the name of the festival you’re attending. Include in the e-mail a link to your portfolio of rock photography.
Only the best will be picked, can you make it?
(Cheltenham – June 1-3)
(Inverness – June 9-10)
Escape Into The Park
(Swansea – June 16-17)
Hyde Park Calling
(London & Leeds – June 23-24)
Knowsley Hall Music Festival
(Liverpool – June 23-24)
Kent Music Festival
(Kent – June 29)
(Aintree Race Course, Liverpool – July 3 – 21)
(Roskilde, Denmark – July 5-8)
Cornbury Music Festival
(Cornbury – July 7-8)
Larmer Tree Festival
(Larmer Tree, UK – July 11-15)
(Guildford – July 13-15)
(Swansea Bay – July 13-15)
(Abersoch Bay – July 20-21)
(Kirkcudbright, Scotland – July 20-21)
(Oxford – July 21-22)
Cambridge Folk Festival
(Cambridge – July 26-29)
Ben & Jerry’s Sundae On The Common
(London Clapham Common – July 28)
(Twinwood – August 3-5)
(Chicago, USA – August 3-5)
(Mount Ephraim Gardens, Ireland – August 4-5)
(Westmeath, Ireland – August 5-6)
(Leicester – August 10-12)
(Cropredy – August 9-11)
(Victoria Park, London – August 10)
Endorse It In Dorset
(Woodcut – August 10-12)
(Victoria Park, London – August 11)
(Brecon Beacons – August 17-19)
TDK Cross Central
(King’s Cross, London – August 25-26)
Get Loaded In The Park
(Cardiff & London – August 25-26)
(Inverary Castle, Scotland – August 31-September 2)
(Jersey – September 1-2)
(Isle Of Wight – September 7-9)
End Of The Road Festival
(Larmer Tree Gardens – September 14-16)