Writers needed to cover 2007 season

Steve Vickers

DCW Publisher Steve Vickers would like to expand the scope of coverage for this summer’s eight issues. If you are interested in providing reports for one or more shows this season, please send an e-mail to publisher@drumcorpsworld.com that includes a list of shows you plan to see and would like to write about.

Writers are needed in the following areas:

* Northern California
* Southern California
* Pacific Northwest (Idaho, Washington, Oregon)
* Southwest (Arizona, New Mexico)
* Great Plains (Kansas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Missouri)
* South (Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, South Carolina, Louisiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina)
* Mid-Atlantic (Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia)
* Northeast (Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Connecticut)
* Midwest (Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Minnesota, South Dakota)
* Europe (United Kingdom, The Netherlands, Germany)

Reports do not need to be lengthy and should be a positive overview of the event, including observations about each of the competing corps as well as exhibition units.

Articles should be submitted within 48 hours following a show and be sent as a Microsoft Word document attached to an e-mail to the attention of Steve Vickers (publisher@drumcorpsworld.com).

If you’ve always wanted to be involved with the drum and bugle corps activity beyond being a spectator, please communicate soon with the publisher.

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Drum Corps World is published as an on-line electronic magazine by Sights & Sounds, Inc., Madison, WI. It is supported by advertising from manufacturers, service providers, corps, circuits and show sponsors. The publication began in October 1971 at the same time Drum Corps International was formed and has been produced continuously as a tabloid newspaper until April 2011 and on the Internet since May 2011. It is released monthly, as well as six additional e-mail blasts, one in late June, three during July and two in August.

The worldwide staff of writers and photographers provide show reviews during the season and interviews, feature articles, news and human interest stories during the off-season. The photographs that appear in the magazine are provided by 27 staff members who are scattered around the world. The publication covers World and Open Class Drum Corps International corps, Open and Class A Drum Corps Associates corps, alumni, mini-, parade and standstill units, as well as the growing activity in Europe, the Far East, Southeast Asia, the Philippines and South Africa.