The #MetalBandcampgiftclub community is a generous one, buying albums for friends and complete strangers alike. If you’d like to experience that love, join the Birthday Club.
- Make sure you have a Bandcamp Fan account with a nicely stocked wishlist
- Contact us at MetalBandcampgiftclub@gmail.com or DM @Petkau on Twitter
- Send along your birthday and your Wishlist URL (it should look like this: https://bandcamp.com/USERNAME/wishlist)
When your birthday rolls around, we’ll Tweet it out to our crew on the @MetalBCgiftclub Twitter account. Be sure to follow and show love to other #MetalBandcampgiftclub folks – it puts smiles on their faces, and supports bands and labels! Everybody wins!
Not everyone is on Twitter, so it’s high time we’ve all got someplace to hang out and chat about the music we love.
(Slack is an online place for real-time chat that can be accessed via the web and on mobile devices)
The #MetalBandcampgiftclub Slack Channel will be a home for talking about giving music, supporting artists, and new (and old) music discoveries. While other topics may come up, we hope to keep things positive, and focused on working towards good things with our love for #MetalBandcampgiftclub and everything it’s become since we started in early 2016.
If you’d like to be a part, simply email Seth for an invite: firstname.lastname@example.org
Hard to believe that this #MetalBandcampgiftclub train started rolling a year ago, yet here we are!
Check out a photo gallery of all the rad people who picked up a #MetalBandcampgiftclub tshirt! Get yours here, with proceeds going to Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls.
Stoked to see a mention in Sophie Benjamin’s ‘Monthly Missive,’ an email newsletter filled with links to great articles and interviews.
This polite request for you guys to fund my music purchasing addiction is inspired by Metal Bandcamp Gift Club, which was started by one of the Missive’s biggest supporters, Seth Werkheiser, and a couple of his mates. His metal trivia email Skull Toaster was one of the inspirations to start this thing in the first place.
Check it out here.
The mighty Full Metal Hipster devotes an entire show to #MetalBandcampgiftclub!
“In lieu of conversations with interesting musicians, this week I present you with a plethora of great heavy metal music I’ve received courtesy of Twitter’s #MetalBandcampGiftClub. If you’re not sure what that is, listen to the episode to find out. Anyway, enjoy the music and I’ll talk to you again next week!”
Listen to the full show here.
Our pal at XTAPOLAPOMETAL reviews two albums he got from some generous folks from #MetalBandcampgiftclub.