DW, Sweetwater, and Roland Join Hit Like A Girl

DW, KHS, Sweetwater And Roland Join the Industry’s Top Drum Manufacturers and Media as Hit Like A Girl Announces the Sponsors Of The 2017 Female Drumming Competition

With the 2017 Hit Like A Girl global contest for female drummers ready to open for entries on February 1, 2017, organizers have announced an exciting, world-class line-up of sponsors that are contributing prizes as well as support this year, including many of the world’s top drum manufacturing and media companies. Among this year’s new sponsors are Roland, Sweetwater, LP, Craviotto, TKL and Direct Sound. Returning for 2017 are popular brands such as DW/PDP, Evans/Promark, KHS (Mapex/Sonor/NFUZD), Sabian, Zildjian/Firth, Yamaha, Audix, Cympad, Dark Horse, Innovative, School Of Rock, TRX and Vater.

“We are inspired by the Hit Like A Girl program and see the value it has on so many levels,” comments Thad Tegtmeyer, Sweetwater’s Vice President of Campus Sales Operations & Artist Relations. “Here at Sweetwater, we are equally passionate about empowering this particular demographic of musicians. We think the contest is great.”

2017 HLAG affiliate and media sponsors Drum! and the Enter Music Network (courtesy of Stringletter Publishing), Alternative Press, Digital Drummer, Drum Channel, Drums & Percussion, Hudson/Drum Guru, PAS, Rhythm/Music Radar, WGI and Wikidrummers/The Drumming Lab are also supporting the contest and helping spread the word to drummers all around the world.

Contact: David Levine, 8918-753-1310, dave@hitlikeagirlcontest.com

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