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Mentoring Through Music: The Next Great Drummer's Objective


ES & URE announces The Next Great Drummer Search (

Since 2008 ES & URE has provided online and live music competitions to encourage musicians and create job opportunities. Contestants are able to showcase their music/artistic skills – viewed online, or live by judges (judges who are professional musicians, singers and entertainment professionals from different genres across the music and entertainment industry).

Their primary objective is to bring exposure to outstanding musicians so they are hired for various engagements "gigs". The Owners Eric Seats & Chrystal Allen-O’Jon endeavor to partner with organizations that both believe in mentorship.​