Hit Like A Girl Contest Winner To Play 2014 Percussive Arts Society Conference: Week 3 Finalists Announced
The 18+ winner of the 2014 Hit Like A Girl Contest will be invited to play at the PASIC (Percussive Arts Society International Convention) Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana. The event, to be held November 19-22, 2014, is the world’s largest annual percussion conference, featuring college and high school drumline competitions, an academic conference, convention exhibits from major drum companies, and clinics and lessons with big-name drummers from all styles of music. David Levine, the contest co-founder says “We are extremely pleased to be working with the world’s premier percussion organization to promote and support female drummers. Having a Hit Like A Girl winner at such a prestigious event spotlights the industry’s commitment to girls and women.” For details on the organization and conference visit, http://www.pas.org.
Week 3 Finalists Chosen By Drummer Jess Bowen
Jessica Bowen, drummer for power pop stalwarts The Summer Set, and Mindy Abovitz, the publisher of Tom Tom Magazine, were the celebrity judges for Week 3 of the Hit Like A Girl 2014 contest. They chose four winners, two in the 18+ and two in the Under 18 category. The winners receive GoPro cameras and advance to the finals next month. They are:
[Ed. Note: "Hit Like A Girl" is a trademark of the Percussion Marketing Council].