Our Jan. 14 Drum Bash – Get Your Tickets Now
by Guitar Center on January 9, 2017
A performance by the legendary Shelia E. and Pete Escovedo top our big drum celebration less than a week away – this Saturday, Jan 14 at The Novo in Los Angeles. Hosted by famed session drummer Gregg Bissonette, the night will showcase the top 5 undiscovered drummers as they compete for the #DrumOff crown, a RockWalk induction honoring the two drummers behind James Brown’s most celebrated grooves John “Jab’o” Starks and Clyde Stubblefield, and a special collaboration between GRAMMY award-winning drummer Larnell Lewis (Snarky Puppy) and Rashid Williams (John Legend).
The 5 finalists performances will be evaluated by a panel of diverse and accomplished drummers representing a variety of different styles and backgrounds: Steve Ferrone (Tom Petty, Average White Band), Queen Cora Dunham (Dave Chapelle, Prince), Thomas Lang (Paul Gilbert, Award-winning educator & clinician), Gil Sharone (Marilyn Manson, Team Sleep, Stolen Babies), Venzella Joy (Beyoncé), Tony Royster Jr. (Charlie Puth, Jay Z), Aaron Spears (Ariana Grande, Usher), Rich Redmond (Jason Aldean), Gerald Heyward (Chris Brown), Dave Elitch (Antemasque, The Mars Volta, Hannah Welton (Prince), and Eric Leiderman (Producer for Late Night With Seth Meyers).
Start your year off right and join us for a fun night of music! #DrumOff
Advance tickets are available for purchase here: AXS.com