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Calling all wannabe podcasters

by Kill Your Darlings , February 12, 20132 Comments

Kill Your Darlings is looking for podcast contributors to help grow the KYD podcast. Knowledge of Australian arts, culture and social commentary is handy; and a flair for insightful, topical and humorous podcasting is a must. 

Your podcasts will be featured on the homepage of www.killyourdarlingsjournal.com, promoted via KYD‘s social media, and shared among our networks.

If you’d like to join our team, please email info@killyourdarlingsjournal.com




  • Tim

    Hi Imogen,

    I’d be interested in contributing podcasts to KYD. Just wondering how long they should be, and whether you record them yourself and send them in. I haven’t recorded one yet, but I have a few topics rolling around in my head that might suit.

    How does the selection process work? Do applicants generally send in a trial podcast?

    Hope the editing role is treating you well.

    Cheers,

    Tim Roberts

  • Imogen

    Hi Tim (and lovely potential podcasters),

    Here’s some details for y’all:

    Selection process:
    Email me some links to your previous podcasts (or other recorded bits, video is also an option); I listen to your stuff; if I think your style/content suits KYD we email back-and-forth and determine whether or not KYD is right for you (and us!); we agree to go ahead and I set up a deadline schedule for you. We’re looking to lock in 3-4 podcasters who can work on a rotational basis for the period of a year.

    What we expect from podcasters: Some podcasting experience; their own gear; dedicated and able to work independently to deadline; able to produce and deliver 1 podcast every 2 months (so 6 in a year); to be a generally happy chappy.

    Fine print: You provide the podcasts, we provide the platform and social media love. This is a volunteer position — don’t worry, we’re all volunteers here at KYD, so it’s not like we’re asking you to do something we’re not doing already.

    Still keen? Then email me! imogen@killyourdarlingsjournal.com

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