The Drum Event of the Year – Jan. 14

by Guitar Center on December 1, 2016


Tickets are on sale now for the drum event of the year, Guitar Center’s 28th Annual Drum-Off Finals. Join us on Saturday, Jan. 14 at 7pm at The Novo in LA LIVE, downtown Los Angeles. The night will feature exclusive musical performances by renowned drummers (to be announced) and a special ceremony honoring John “Jabo” Starks and Clyde Stubblefield’s legendary career with an induction into Guitar Center’s RockWalk. All five finalists will perform live to compete for the winning title in front of a panel of celebrity judges and an audience full of fans and industry professionals. Between the host, performers, judges and RockWalk Inductees the event is one of drumming’s most celebrated events and brings together masters of the craft.

Guitar Center’s Drum-Off Finalists:

South East – Hilario Bell (Miami, FL)

South Central – Fred Boswell Jr. (Avondale, AZ)

Northeast – Kwesi Robinson (Lawrenceville, NJ)

West – Mark Pacpaco (West Covina, CA)

North Central – Anthony Burns (Saginaw, MI)

Advance tickets are available for purchase here: