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hit like a girl 2021 drum contest

Public voting has opened for the 2021 Hit Like A Girl contest. Each year, the international contest returns to promote the visibility of female drummers and percussionists. Supporters can now cast votes for their favorite contestants. They can submit one vote per person per day through April 25 at 11:59 p.m. PST by logging in […]

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Meet Me @ The Altar’s first new song of 2021 is definitely a special one. In celebration of Women’s History Month, the pop-punk trio have released their anthemic new single “Hit Like A Girl.” For the new track, Meet Me @ The Altar partnered up with Facebook’s Women x Women series. Through the collaboration, Meet […]

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Next month, the New Jersey band Hit Like A Girl will release their new album Heart Racer. The band already shared first single “Boardwalk,” and the album features appearances from indie luminaries like Bartees Strange and Petal’s Kiley Lotz. Today, they’ve shared “Monsters,” a duet that bandleader Nicolle Maroulis sings with Bartees Strange.

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Trans Musicians & Allies For Change is a new compilation that was released last week for Bandcamp Friday though the label Z Tapes and curated by the Philly-based musician Port Lucian. It features previously unreleased tracks from Fred Thomas, Bellows, and Hit Like A Girl; fresh covers from 2nd Grade (Joni Mitchell) and Teenage Halloween (the Breeders); and demos from Future Teens, Harmony Woods, and Little Kid. Plus a whole lot more! All proceeds from the compilation go toward Trans Lifeline. You can sample it below and purchase it here.

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Hit Like A Girl 2021 drumming contest

Hit Like A Girl drumming contest is returning for its tenth year of competition. The international contest was designed to raise the visibility of female drummers and percussionists. Additionally, it promotes drumming for girls and women regardless of their age or skill level. Drum industry veteran and Hit Like A Girl Executive Director David Levine […]

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The New Jersey band Hit Like A Girl have two albums to their name already, 2017’s You Make Sense and 2018’s What Makes Love Last. Today they’re announcing their third, Heart Racer, which will be out in April, and it includes guest spots from Bartees Strange and Petal’s Kiley Lotz.

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HLAG has announced an exceptional line-up of judges for its 2020 Marching Percussion contest. The all-star panel features leading artists and educators from a variety of marching disciplines, including DCI, WinterGuard, BOA and HBCU drumlines, as well as an internationally-renowned drumset artist with strong Drum & Bugle Corps roots. The 2020 HLAG MPC judges are: Sandi Rennick – Drumline instructor and arranger for the 7-time DCI Champion Santa Vanguard. James Riles III – Founder of The Atlanta Drum Academy and featured performer in the “Drumline” movies. Emmanuelle Caplette – Award-winning marching drummer and world-famous drummer, teacher and clinician. Raychel Taylor […]

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Thirty of today’s leading female percussionists from the U.S., India, France, Germany, Japan, Brazil, Cuba, Canada, Israel, Egypt, Iran, Spain and West Africa recently came together online to discuss Hit Like A Girl’s new World Percussion project, “Drum Summit”. Hosted by Drum Summit Artist/Advisor Carrie Staller, participants introduced themselves to each other and heard from […]

[Photo via Matthijs Smit/Unsplash] The Hit Like A Girl drumming contest returned for its tenth year of competition. The international contest has been giving female drummers and percussionists a platform since 2011. In turn, it encourages drumming for girls and women regardless of their age or playing level. Following the April 12 deadline, Hit Like A […]

Hit Like A Girl began in 2012 with a mission to highlight female drumming and encourage more girls and women to become drummers. With its new “Stick Together” program, the organization has expanded its mission to help girls and women become better drummers. And, since the COVID-19 pandemic has given drummers another reason to keep […]