Smack bang in the middle of Festival Season is UNIFY Gathering, located at the New and Improved Venue in Tarwin Meadows, VIC and featuring the likes of UNDERØATH, Every Time I Die, Taking Back Sunday, In Hearts Wake, Hellions, Karnivool, Hand of Mercy, Dream State, Trophy Eyes, WAAX, State Champs, Gravemind, Falcifer + heaps more… and now, thanks to the legends behind the event, you could win your way in as our Intern!!
We’re stoked to give you the chance to win the ULTIMATE INTERN EXPERIENCE consisting of a Double Pass to UNIFY Gathering 2019 + the opportunity to serve as our ‘Roving Reporter’ covering the festival for Wall of Sound, and the big one, the chance to interview some of the bands on the lineup!
Have you ever wondered what life is like backstage at a Music Festival? Have you dreamed about interviewing or rubbing shoulders with some of the biggest and best bands in the scene? Do your mates consider you to be a Social Media Guru and/or Opinionated Music Fan? OR do you just want us to cover the costs for your UNIFY Gathering on-site experience? Now is your time to shine and prove you’ve got what it takes to be the BEST Damn Wall of Sound Intern ever.
1. To Enter
Simply create a Video/Photo/Movement on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram (make sure your account is public so we can see it) and tag Us (@WallOfSoundAU), UNIFY (@UnifyGathering) and use the Hashtag #WoSUNIFYIntern to get in the draw. Easy as!
We are looking for creativeness, hilarity, headbang-inducing professionalism (to an extent) and most importantly, someone who is passionate about heavy music and UNIFY Gathering. So, gets your thinking caps on and show us what you’ve got. Enter as many times as you want too, but be creative, be original and be sure to stand out from the rest.
The entry period will take place from 12pm (AEDT) October 11th, 2018 through until 11:59pm (AEDT) November 4th, 2018. During this period we’ll be sharing some of the best entries on our various Social Media pages.
2. Finalists and Public Vote
During week commencing November 5th – November 9th, 2018 we’ll be announcing an Intern Finalist each day who has made it through to the next round. There’ll be five (5) finalists in total announced between Monday and Friday and we’ll let you get to know a little bit more about each potential intern with focused article pieces about them and their entries.
Following this, YOU will then get to vote for your favourite interns between 9am (AEDT) Monday, November 12th and 6pm (AEDT) Sunday, November 25th 2018 via Wall of Sound‘s website. The winner will be the contestant with the most votes by the end of the voting period. Sound confusing or too much? Check out the competition timeline below for more clarification.
3. Winner Announced
On Friday, December 7th, 2018 at 6pm (AEDT), we will announce who the winner of Wall of Sound‘s UNIFY Internship via WallOfSoundAU.com and our various Social Media accounts. The winner will score a Double Pass + access to The Jungle (GA Camping) at UNIFY Gathering 2019 from Friday, January 11th to Sunday, January 13th and will report on the festival’s happenings for us, as well as get the chance to interview some bands from the lineup.
The interviews will feature on our website and in our Wall of Sound: Up Against The Wall ‘Unify Special’ podcast alongside our Editorial Manager/Podcast Host Browny. To look the part, both the winner and their guest will also score a Wall of Sound t-shirt each to wear around the festival while doing their reporting.
That’s it! For more clarification, you can hit us up directly on our Facebook or Twitter accounts, but what are you waiting for? Get cracking and get your entries in ASAP. Stay up to date by signing up for our Newsletter HERE.
4. Competition Timeline
Terms & Conditions: Competition valid for Australian residents 18 years and over. You must tag us, Unify Gathering and use the #WoSUNIFYIntern hashtag for all entries to be valid. Multiple entries do not increase your chances of winning but it gives you the chance to be noticed. Stupidity and dangerous stunts will not be accepted, you can do better than that. Any entries received after 11:59pm AEST (QLD time) on November 4th will not be accepted. Finalists will be judged on creativity, we aren’t looking for anything in particular, just try to get our attention and show us who you are as best as you can. Voting will take place via Wall of Sound’s website, the way to vote will be revealed closer to the November 12th start date. The winner will be the contestant who gains the most amount of votes during the voting period from 9am AEDT November 12th to 6pm AEDT November 25th 2018.
Prize: (1) Winner and guest must be 18+ and (2) be able to make their own way to and from Tarwin Meadows, Victoria for UNIFY Gathering from January 11 to 13, 2019. 2 x UNIFY Gathering 2019 tickets + The Jungle access and two Wall of Sound shirts included. Prize is non-refundable and cannot be transferred. UNIFY Gathering and Wall of Sound staff reserve the right the eject winner and guest if the utmost safety standards and respect are not met. For more information, please get in contact with us via social media.