Boom Howdy is an entertainment and web culture site featuring news, movies, podcasts, comedy and gaming.
If you are interested in becoming a member of the staff send us an email along with some of your work including but not limited to, articles, reviews and interviews. Dependable contributors may have the opportunity to attend events such as SXSW, SDCC, Fantastic Fest and Panic Fest on behalf of Boom Howdy.
NEWS COLUMNIST / BLOGGER: (4)
Description: Are you a news junkie waiting for the next trailer, cast announcement or rumor? Want to have your own featured blog? Then we want you to join the BOOM HOWDY team! We need help reporting breaking news for film, tv, viral stories and listicles. The type of content could vary. One story could be reporting pop-culture with a humorist twist or debuting a new indie film trailer. As a new columnist the possibilities of what you write about are endless. You will be asked to contribute at least one news article per week.
News stories could be as simple as posting a press release from a publicist or providing commentary to a news story you found on another site. Make it your own and cite the source. Please send any samples of your work you have written for other sites or a link to your own blog.
Develop your voice with your own blog. You don’t have to create your own blog but if you do we want unique ideas that stand. Bring some ideas to the table when applying for the position.
TV CRITIC: (1)
Description: Is your DVR flooded with your favorite TV shows? Perfect. Start writing for us! You’ll be asked to review TV shows on a weekly basis. If you choose to accept this position you will get early access to screeners and invites to advanced screenings in the KC or LA area. In addition to access to films early you may also get opportunities to interview actors & actresses associated with the film or series.
Be sure to send examples of reviews you have submitted to websites in the past. Reviews MUST be at least 5 paragraphs long. You will be asked to submit a weekly TV review column.
PODCAST SHOWS: (5)
Description: BOOM HOWDY is currently looking for people that are good on the mic. We are trying to develop 5 more podcast shows that will become part of the BOOM HOWDY NETWORK under the GRUNDY MEDIA brands. You don’t have to be present to record the podcast. Instead you can join your co-hosts via Skype to record live then edit in post production. Your podcast will appear on BOOMHOWDY.com, SoundCloud and iTunes as part of the BOOM HOWDY NETWORK. On occasion you may have opportunities to interview celebs and attend special events. If you already have a podcast please send us examples of your work.
Show Formats Openings:
– Comedy (2 shows)
– Sports (Traditional & Wrestling) (1 show)
– Film & TV (Reviews & News) (1 show)
– Gaming (1 shows)
If you are interested and have experience podcasting please send us links to your work. contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org