Here's a nice opportunity to have your playing heard! Kiesel Guitars (Carvin) are hosting a contest, check out all the rules and links below.
► Disclaimer: I am not in any way associated with Kiesel, I am just a fan who think they make amazing guitars, and deserves more attention.
Join the Kiesel Solo Contest 2017 Facebook Group here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/44484...
1. Download the Official Backing Track here: http://tinyurl.com/ybba23ag
2. Record a video submission of your solo and upload it to YouTube with the tag #kieselsolocontest2017 and then post the link to the 2017 Solo Contest Facebook group. (Or Upload it directly to the group with the same tag.)
3. There is only to be one entry per person.
4. We(the guys at Kiesel Guitars) will narrow it down to the top 30 entries, The Facebook Group will vote on the top 5 Entries, and then the panel of judges(Jeff Kiesel along with a few guest artists) will pick the winner.
5. DO NOT tag Jeff Kiesel, any of the guest artists, or any Kiesel Employees, the panel of judges will see your submission, I promise.
6. Submissions are to be entered in Before July 31st, 2017.
7. Have Fun!
* * *PRIZES* * *
FIRST PLACE - The first place winner of the contest will win $1500 towards a Custom Solo Guitar and $500 towards travel expenses to come hang out at the Kiesel Custom Shop for a day, get a personal tour of the factory by Jeff Kiesel, and make a demo video of your new guitar(and jam) with Brandon Ewing. The first place winner will also win two Dunlop/MXR pedals, one box of Dunlop strings, and 800 custom print Dunlop picks, all of the winner's choice.
SECOND PLACE - The second place winner will win one Dunlop/MXR pedal, one box of Dunlop strings, and one bag of stock Dunlop guitar picks, all of the winner's choice.
THIRD PLACE - The third place winner wins one box of Dunlop strings and one bag of stock Dunlop picks of the winner's choice.
Kiesel Guitar Solo Contest 2017