Have a voice with MyChannel24

2008-08-06 10:55
MyChannel24 is a user generated content site, which means that all the content on the site is written by outside people and not the journalists working for Media24.

MyChannel24 gives you the chance to get published and be read by hundreds (if not thousands) of people around the country. It's your chance to build up a portfolio of published work, or get your opinions out there and be heard. Apart from the written work, we are also looking for photographers and videographers, so put those party pics and videos to good use.

We aren't looking for brilliant writers and photographers; we want ordinary people with an opinion.

If you continue to send us your reviews and columns, we'll add you to our loyalty list and reward you with free movie and concert tickets and CDs.

Please pass this message on to anyone you think may be interested in writing for us.

Here are a few examples of the kind of content we are looking for:
- What's happening in your area? Is there a local band that you enjoy? Or a local pub/club/ that you think is awesome? Tell us about it and send us photos if you can.
- Talk about what is important to you. Hip Hop, Graffiti, skating, Etc.
- Any slam poets out there? Send us your videos and show us your stuff
- Into Bollywood movies? Review your favourite Bollywood movies!
- Write about your favourite local singers and bands, it's free publicity for the artist

Here are the events we'd like covered, so if you're going, please send us your review of the event and some video and/or photos:

Marcus Garvey Reggae Festival - Cape Town's First International Rasta Reggae Fest.
Start Time: Friday, August 15, 2008 at 4:00pm
End Time: Monday, August 18, 2008 at 1:00am
Location: Trinitarians Football Field, Uitsig Elsies River

Green Week Party
Start Time: Thursday, August 7, 2008 at 9:00pm
End Time: Friday, August 8, 2008 at 4:00am
Location: Wadda Night Club - Claremont
The line up includes Jac Sharp, Chonx, Dj Kass etc.

Mr. Cat and the Jackal & Stereotypes
Start Time: Friday, August 8, 2008 at 9:00pm
End Time: Saturday, August 9, 2008 at 1:00am
Location: Plaasteater (Hazendal Wine Farm: Bottelarypad)
Phone: 0844463200
Email: mrcatandthejackal@gmail.com or tanya.vant@gmail.com

When: Saturday, 6 September @10:00am - 1:00am
Location: Tafelberg Tavern, 6 Roodehek Terrace (off 105 Hope Street) - Gardens

TRAXX Nightclub - Durban, South Africa
Time and Place: Friday, August 8, 2008 at 10:00pm
Location: TRAXX Nightclub, 7 Cobham Grove, Stamford Hill Durban
TRAXX has secured one of the worlds most respected and popular DJ, Phil Reynolds from the UK.

We're looking forward to hearing from you!

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