Milwaukee-area music superstore Cascio Interstate Music, 13819 W. National Avenue in New Berlin, will hold its sixteenth annual DrummerFest on Saturday, October 22, 2016 starting at 11:30 am and ending at 6 pm, with doors opening at 10 am. This free music performance and drum clinic event is open to the public. DrummerFest has continually featured a high caliber of national touring and recording artists from around the world since 2001, and regional drummers always look forward to this major event.
The lineup for 2016 features Jimmy Chamberlin (Smashing Pumpkins, Jimmy Chamberlin Complex, Zwan, Skysaw, Jane’s Addiction), Shannon Forrest (Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood, Toby Keith, Faith Hill, Rascal Flatts, Toto), Matt Garstka (Animals as Leaders, Tosin Abasi, Javier Reyes), and Gorden Campbell (Earth, Wind, and Fire, Phillip Bailey, Rascal Flatts, George Duke, Beyonce, Jessica Simpson).
DrummerFest includes free prizes for attendees, along with photo and autograph opportunities with these drum stars, special drum deals, and factory representative demos, new products, and more. For the day of DrummerFest extra product offers will be available on major drum brands Tama, Zildjian, Pearl, Yamaha, Paiste, and Meinl.
Celebrating seventy years in the music business in 2016, Cascio Interstate Music ranks in the top fifteen nationally among musical instrument retailers, and is also one of the nation’s top drum retailers. Cascio also provides products to music educators at over 100,000 schools and universities worldwide. The company started in 1946 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and proudly remains independently owned, operated, and run by musicians.
For more information, visit www.interstatemusic.com/drummerfest.