FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Rascal Flatts’ JIM RILEY and Riverside HS and Southside HS Drumlines to perform at PercUp!

May 10th, 7:00pm, Riverside High School in Greer, SC

Greer, SC – PercUp! Percussion Showcase is proud to present Rascal Flatts’ drummer Jim Riley in concert on Saturday, May 10th, 7:00pm, at Riverside High School in Greer. Riverside High School Winter Drumline will perform their award-winning show, Garden of Shadows. Southside High School’s percussion ensemble will perform a unique Clap Trap piece. Laurens District 55 High School Indoor Drumline will perform their championship show, Angels and Demons. Carolina Crown’s award-winning Thom Hannum will perform, along with DCI World Champion Brian Tinkel, and “10-can percussion” featuring Brian Tinkel, Justin Mabry, and Emory Hensley. Plus more great local award-winning percussion groups! Tickets are on sale now at or at the door that evening for $10.00.

Proceeds from Perc Up! Percussion Showcase will help fund music education and students, working to keep music and the arts in our public schools. For more information or to find out how you can help, please go to


Perc Up, a world class percussion and drumming event, will be held on May 10, 2014 at Riverside High School in Greer, South Carolina.   Perc Up proceeds help students, band directors, at-risk youth, and band or music programs.  Percussion clinicians will be announced soon.   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

“Perc Up! 2014” Percussion, Drum Clinic and Percussion Showcase Announced!

May 10, 2014 at Riverside High School

Both registration and concert tickets on sale April  2

Perc Up! Featuring the world’s best drummers and percussionists!

Saturday, May 10th :: Percussion / Drum Clinics 10 am  Percussion Showcase 7 pm

Riverside High School in Greer, South Carolina

Greer, SC – Riverside High School Bands and Perc Up have confirmed Perc Up 2014 will be held at the Riverside High School in Greer, South Carolina on Saturday, May 10th.  Perc Up has traditionally featured some of the best drummers and percussionists in the world! Drummers like Ringo Starr’s Gregg Bissonette, Thom Hannum and Bill Bachman have taught and performed!  Tickets and registration for performances or drumming / percussion clinics go on sale April 2, 2014 – online or through Riverside Band students and parents. Perc Up offers outstanding music educational opportunities by featuring some of the world’s best drumming and percussion experts to teach students of all ages.  Perc Up is a percussion music education advocate helping students, band directors, and music programs with top quality instruction, funding, and overall music education improvement. Perc Up aims to motivate and inspire students, while teaching excellence and creating a passion for higher levels of achievement.  Perc Up also serves to bring public awareness of the value of arts programs.  Please call 864-236-4433 for more information.

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