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Photo: Stephanie Cabral


The band Cynic performs live on our main stage for all in attendance.
Cynic, known for their groundbreaking fusion of progressive rock and metal, promises to deliver a performance that transcends musical boundaries. Prepare to be captivated by their unparalleled musicianship and thought-provoking lyrics.
Kiesel Guitars Devin Townsend

Devin Townsend

Solo Artist

Devin Townsend graces Kiesel Connect with a live performance that will redefine the boundaries of musical artistry! His renowned eclectic style and unparalleled creativity has been featured with bands such as Steve Vai, Strapping Young Lad, Devin Townsend Project and more.
Kiesel Guitars Will Swan

Will Swan

Dance Gavin Dance

Join us for an unforgettable showcase of talent as Will Swan graces our event with a high-octane performance.
As the driving force behind Dance Gavin Dance's unique sound, Will Swan brings an unparalleled passion for music that transcends boundaries. From intricate melodies to powerful riffs, his performance is sure to captivate and exhilarate all in attendance.
Kiesel Guitars Dustin Davidson

Dustin Davidson

August Burns Red

We are thrilled to announce that Dustin Davidson of August Burns Red will be setting the stage on fire at Kiesel Connect with a live performance! Prepare yourselves for an adrenaline-pumping, head-banging experience as Dustin Davidson, the powerhouse bassist of August Burns Red, brings his raw energy to our event.
August Burns Red fans, this is your chance to witness the band' thunderous sound, as Dustin Davidson delivers spine-tingling basslines.
Kiesel Guitars Lee McKinney

Lee McKinney

Born of Osiris

Prepare for an unparalleled musical experience as the incredibly talented Lee McKinney of Born of Osiris takes the stage at Kiesel Connect! In a day filled with sonic innovation and virtuoso performances, Lee McKinney will not only showcase the dynamic and electrifying sound of Born of Osiris but also treat the audience to a selection of his solo compositions.
Expect an extraordinary fusion of Born of Osiris classics and Lee McKinney's solo repertoire, promising an evening filled with musical innovation and a captivating performance that will leave you in awe.
Kiesel Guitars Dean and Claire Lamb

Dean & Claire Lamb

Husband Dean Lamb, guitarist of Archspire, and wife Claire Lamb bring an electrifying energy to Kiesel Connect with their live performance and interaction. As shown on their popular YouTube channel, Dean's contagious enthusiasm and Claire's, quick wit, form an engaging rapport that translates seamlessly onto the stage.
Kiesel Guitars Scott Carstairs

Scott Carstairs


Scott Carstairs, the mastermind behind the hauntingly beautiful and technically awe-inspiring guitar work of Fallujah, is set to deliver a performance that takes you on a musical journey like no other. Known for his ethereal melodies, intricate riffs, and technical skill, Scott promises a show that's both mesmerizing and profoundly immersive.
At Kiesel Connect, brace yourself for an otherworldly experience as Scott Carstairs combines atmospheric elements with blistering riffs in a display of sheer virtuosity.