News: Like A Girl 2015 Weekly Update



Hit Like A Girl 2015 Weekly Update - GET READY FOR THE 2015 Hit Like A Girl Contest

In addition to previously announced details for the 2015 Hit Like A Girl contest for female drummers, here are the latest updates as of Monday, February 16, 2015. Keep in mind, all previous contestants are free to enter again. We urge you to show your chops in 2015.


FREE, DOWNLOADABLE BACKING TRACKS NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE
A selection of more than a dozen free, downloadable play-along tracks for this year’s contest are now online, including:Groove Essentials”by Tommy Igoe (courtesy of Hudson Music), “After All” from the Warning Will Robinson CD and play-along by Gregg Bissonette, and several tracks from theTurn It Up & Lay It Down and Test Of Time series of play-alongs (courtesy of Drum
Fun).


NEW SPONSORS JOIN TO PROMOTE FEMALE DRUMMING
Hit Like A Girl welcomes new Presenting Sponsor Drum Workshop and the DW family of brands (DW, PDP, LP, Gibraltar and KAT) along with Musicians Institute, and new media sponsor Drumhead Magazine.


NEW JUDGES ADDED

Each of this year’s 5 Weekly mini-contests will be judged by a pair of drum industry leaders and professional players. 10 under and 10 over 18 Weekly Winners will receive special prizes and automatically move on to the final round. The judging panels will feature Jonni Murphy (Alfred Music), Craigie Zildjian and Sarah Hagen (Zildjian), Jordan Liffengren(DRUM! Magazine) and Mindy Abovitz (Tom Tom Magazine) and others. Celebrity drummers will include Bobbye Hall(Motown, Stevie Wonder, James Taylor, Carole King), Kiran Gandhi (M.I.A.) andMona Tavakoli (right, Jason Mraz).


ENTRY OPENS MARCH 1, 2015
COMPLETE DETAILS AT: WWW.HITLIKEAGIRLCONTEST.COM

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