ORIGINAL POST: January 6, 2012 @ 3:37 p.m. EST
With My Chemical Romance's heading to Australia and New Zealand later this month for Big Day Out, many publications are holding competitions to give fans a chance to meet the band or to win other prizes. Here are some of them (if you have any to add to the list, please let me know.)
Competition Host: Coup De Main Magazine
Prize: Meet-and-greet in Auckland, New Zealand on January 20.
Requirements: Design a comic strip with your own Killjoys story. Be a Big Day Out ticket-holder.
End date: Before January 14 (you submit via mail, so allow extra time)
Competition Host: NovaFM
Prize: Meet-and-greet with My Chemical Romance; two tickets to a BDO show in either Brisbane, Sydney or Melbourne, Australia; and a signed Phant-o-matic Epiphone guitar.
Requirements: Your own transportation to the shows.
End date: January 17 at 10 a.m.
Competition Host: My Chemical Romance
Prize: Watch one of MCR's Australian BDO performances side-stage
Requirements: A short written description of your own Killjoy character. Be at least 15-years-old and have your own transportation to the show.
End date: January 19 @ 9 a.m. PST
Competition Host: SludgeFactory.com
Prize: A "double pass" to one of MCR's Australian sideshows
Requirements: Be able to attend the show, an I.D.
End date: January 19
Competition Host: JB Hi-Fi
Prize: The Phant-o-matic Epiphone guitar designed by Frank Iero
Requirements: Pre-order "The Kids From Yesterday" CD/t-shirt bundle. Residents of Australia only.
End date: Before January 20
Competition Host: Kill Your Stereo
Prize: "Double passes" for either the Brisbane, Sydney or Melbourne show.
Requirements: A Twitter account
End date: January 22
Competition Host: Beat Magazine
Prize: A double pass to MCR's January 31 BDO sideshow in Melbourne.
Requirements: Leaving a comment on the competition page.
End Date: January 24
Competition Host: VMusic
- Major: double passes to an MCR sideshow/a chance to meet them and watch sidestage
- Runner-up: Limited edition Danger Days box set
- Minor: Danger Days album
End Date: January 27