Author: hitlikeagirl

3 HLAG Champions To Perform At PASIC!

Three recently-crowned champions from the 2017 Hit Like A Girl female drumming contest will perform as part of a special event taking place during the Percussive Arts Society’s International Convention (PASIC) being held November 8-11 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, Indiana. A drum festival within a drum festival, the HLAG Showcase highlights the expanding gender, musical and soc...

Sign-Up For The HLAG Newsletter And Free Special Offers!

Coming up this Summer and Fall, HLAG and our sponsors will be announcing a series of special products and promotions through free e-blasts to the HLAG mailing list. Participating companies include Sweetwater, Drum Workshop Inc. (DW Drums), Roland, SABIAN, Evans Drumheads, Promark, Ludwig Drums, Mapex USA, Zildjian Company, Vic Firth, Yamaha Drums, Latin Percussion and DrumChannel. If you’re ...

HLAG Rocks Sweetwater Gearfest 2017!

Top drummers Hannah Welton-Ford, Jordan West, Kate Siefker and Tangela Facen along with Diane Downs and Meg Samples of The Louisville Leopard Percussionists helped spread the word about Hit Like A Girl at Sweetwater Gearfest in Fort Wayne, Indiana, June 23 and 24. The FREE event featured exhibits, clinics and performances and drew thousands of music makers from throughout the midwest. Tangela̵...

UK & France HLAG Champions Named

Georgia Atkinson, Toni McVey and Laurène Lenert Become The First Ever European Hit Like A Girl Champions. Hit Like A Girl Contest is proud to announce the winners of Special Awards from HLAG sponsors Rhythm and Music Radar in England and Wikidrummers and The Drumming Lab in France. As the highest scoring contestants from their home countries, Georgia Atkinson (<18) and Toni McVey (18+) along wi...

Who Will She Be?

Tune In To The 2017 Hit Like A Girl Awards Show April 18th And Find Out. Star-studded awards show to be webcast live on Drum Channel, April 18 at 5:00PM PDT Along with many of the world’s leading professional drummers and drum industry executives, more than two dozen of today’s top amateur drummers will be featured when the 2017 Hit Like A Girl Contest champions and award recipients are announced ...

How To Accessorize!

Drum Accessory Companies Audix, Big Fat Snare Drum, Cympad, Direct Sound, Puresound and TKL Add Their Support To The 2017 Hit Like A Girl Contest.

Showcases At GearFest, PASIC and WGI Featured As HLAG 2017 “Special Awards”

Performance Showcases At Sweetwater GearFest, PASIC and WinterGuard Championships Are Among The “Special Awards” for 2017 Hit Like A Girl Participants. Additional Prizes Include Scholarships, Grants And Passes To International Drum Festivals. In addition to competing for $20,000 in gear from the world’s leading drum and percussion companies, this year’s Hit Like A Girl contest participants will al...

HLAG 2017 Judges Announced!

The Hit Like A Girl Contest Announces Complete List Of Judges For 2017 Drumming Contest. Top Professionals, Industry Executives and Educators to provide feedback, scores and support. Hit Like A Girl is proud to announce the full list of world-class preliminary, weekly and final judges for the 2017 female drumming contest. According to HLAG Artist Relations Director Louise King, in addition to this...

New Date For HLAG Awards Event: Online Voting Begins March 27, 2017

The Hit Like A Girl Contest has announced that online voting has been pushed back by a week due to the change in date for the 2017 Hit Like A Girls Awards Show. During the online voting period from March 27 to April 9, 2017, fans across the world will be able to vote for the performer of their choice to become the Popular Winner of the contest. Additional winners will be chosen by celebrity judges...

HLAG 2017 Prizes & Awards Announced

Scholarships, Performance Opportunities, Special Awards And Over $20,000 In Drum Gear  Will Be Awarded In the 2017 Hit Like A Girl Global Contest For Female Drummers. All contestants will receive a certificate, lesson coupon and the PowerPack 3 Digital Goody Bag. From complete acoustic and electronic drumsets, snare drums, cymbals, sticks, heads and accessories to showcases at major festivals and ...

The HLAG Merch Store Is Now Open!

Classic Hit Like A Girl “Fist” logo T-Shirts and new “Lola Blu” Graphic T-Shirts and Souvenir Drumheads are now available in the HLAG webstore: www.hitlikeagirlcontest.com/shop/. The shirts are offered in XS, S, M, L and XL sizes. The 12″ souvenir drumhead is made by Evans and not intended for playing.

HLAG Weekly Contest Schedule, Sponsors & Judges Announced.

Hit Like A Girl has announced that teams of executives and celebrity drummers representing the world’s leading drum and percussion companies will judge six weekly “mini- contests” during the 2017 Hit Like A Girl global contest for female drummers. Week 1 (February 1-7) – Yamaha: Prudence Elliott and Terri Lyne Carrington Week 2 (February 8-14) – Sabian: Stacey Montgomery-Clark, Katie Bursey and El...

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