Scenes from the Hit Like A Girl 2014 Contest Finals Show

Place: Drumchannel.com, Oxnard, California
Date: April 3, 2014
Event: 2014 Hit Like A Girl Contest Finals Show

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For most of the show, the hosts included (left to right) 2013 Under 18 Champion Alexey Poblete, DRUM! Publisher Phil Hood, Tom Tom Publisher Mindy Abovitz, TRX Cymbals President David Levine, Cherry Bomb drummer Nia Lovelis.

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Guest Kirsten Matt, Zildjian's West Coast Artist Relations Manager, explains her role in working with drummers worldwide.

2014 Hit Like A Girl Contest

Alexey takes a solo break to open the show.

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Getting excited about the Hit Like A Girl finalists.

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What would be extra cool under the Christmas tree? Yamaha DXR powered speakers with a DXS subwoofer.

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Nia Lovelis with her singer-songwriter mom, Ana.

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The contest was conceived by David Levine (left) in 2011, who enlisted Mindy Abovitz (Tom Tom) and Phil Hood (DRUM!) as partners.

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Happy trio.

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Girls, who hit like girls.

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The web site production is carried out by the DRUM! staff. Drumchannel is a major partner thanks to their show production. Don Lombardi of Drumchannel, with Phil Hood.

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The show stalwarts: (standing) Kirsten Matt, Don Lombardi, Phil Hood, David Levine, Lenny Vitulli of Performance Drumming. (kneeling) Alexey Poblete, Mindy Abovitz, Nia Lovelis.

View the show.