I'm a junior at Indiana University/Jacobs School of Music studying Jazz Studies/Drums with Steve Houghton.
I entered the Stanton Moore Drum Contest and need the public's votes to make it to the top 12. Stanton reviews the finalists and then awards a variety of prizes including a drum set, mics, cymbals, etc to the top 3.
I believe there are only 3 or 4 women out of more than 100 contestants. I think it would be great to have a woman make it to the…
Added by Arianna Fanning on February 11, 2012 at 3:35pm — No Comments
Ok, before I go into the discussion of Mike Portnoy winning a number of Drummies this year, I want to really emphasize my disappointment with the fact that the winners category is lacking female drummers. I always try to emphasize my dismay with the industry regarding this. There are so many talented female drumers, such as Cindy Blackman, Sheila E, etc. Again, I find this distressing and am open to discussions on how to change…Continue
Added by Josh Moscov on July 13, 2011 at 8:15pm — No Comments
Hope you are all well. Before I discuss this year's Drummies, which are now open for voting, I want to impress upon you how much I want you to vote. Enter Music Publishing encourages female drummer participation.
As I have said, I Will Not Tolerate Sexism or Racism in my life as a drummer or writer. I was thrilled two years ago when Sheila E won "Best Percussionist."
Now on to the… Continue
Added by Josh Moscov on March 12, 2011 at 1:01pm — No Comments
Well, jammin' Drummer Girls:
Happy Holiday from DRUM! Magazine!!!!!!!!!!!!
If you haven't been to the mag's website, you should. It's been totally revamped with all kinds of new content.
That's what part of this blog is about.
We recently put out an "End Of Year" press release about the highlights of the magazine and the company for 2010.
Read on to find out the skin akin to DRUM! 2010.
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