Boston Drum Off - Official Blue Man Group Boston

Boston Drum-Off at the Outside the Box Festival

DRUM OFF

BLUE MAN GROUP PRESENTS THE BOSTON DRUM-OFF to take place during this year’s OUTSIDE THE BOX FESTIVAL!

 

Win over $6,000 in prizes from Blue Man Group, DW, Sabian, Vic Firth, and AT&T. Don’t miss your chance to perform LIVE with the Blue Men on the Festival Main Stage on Saturday, July 16.

 

Blue Man Group Boston is seeking the most creative, most innovative, most insanely talented drummers in the Greater Boston area!

 

Submit your video entries by midnight on Tuesday, June 21.

 

The selection panel, which is made up of our own Blue Man Group Boston musicians and Blue Men, will select a group of semi‐finalists from the submitted videos.

 

The semi‐finalists will be invited to perform a live 3‐minute session on Monday, June 28 from 6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. on the Blue Man Group stage at the Charles Playhouse.

 

The chosen finalists will each perform a 2-minute session in front of a roaring crowd on the Main Stage at the Outside the Box Festival on Saturday, July 16 from 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

 

The Judges and the crowd vote will determine the Grand Prize Winner of the Blue Man Group Boston Drum‐Off. The lucky winner will receive a prize package valued at over $6,000!

 

Submission Rules

• Film a 1-2 minute solo jam session on a standard drum set

• Film a 1-2 minute piece of you drumming with either a live band or recorded music

• Upload your (2) videos to YouTube or Vimeo

CLICK HERE and fill out the entry submission by midnight on June 21, 2016

 

Selection Panel will consider the following criteria:

• Musicality

• Ensembleship

• Creativity

• Technical Ability

 

Click here to watch the winning performance from 2015!

 

And… if you feel like really geeking out – you can click here to watch the entire 2015 competition.

 

To see the 2015 Photo Gallery, click here