Kiser is an alternative rock band from Atlanta, GA that is fronted by siblings and performs an energetic live show. They have headlined many shows in the Atlanta's most famous venues and performed alongside acts like Melissa Etheridge and Sarah Mclachlan. Kiser released their first EP, On the Road, in late 2018.
Kiser's roots began with mother, Aundie Kiser, sharing her passion for music with her children, Christian and Melody. In the Summer of 2015, Kiser began performing in some of Atlanta's most famous venues, including Smith's Olde Bar and The Masquerade. Kiser won the Atlanta Battle of the Band's in 2016, hosted by the Nation's largest booking agency for local bands, Gorilla Music. Kiser performs regularly and stuns audiences with their energetic live shows and musical talents. The band has opened for acts like The Alan Parsons Project, headlined several major shows in Atlanta, including X-Plode Music Festival, and consistently sells out shows in the Atlanta area.
Kiser's original music gains inspiration from bands like Foo Fighters, Mumford & Sons, and Heart, while bringing an original sound to the forefront. Kiser will begin recording their first EP, On the Road, in July 2017 and plans to release in Spring 2018. They will begin their Southeast Tour upon the release.
Lee Joyner, Manager
QUOTES AND PRESS
“Melody Kiser...WOW! A superstar in the making. With a tight band and vocals that are impossible, she is a force of nature!”
-Tracy Michaels, Producer - Melissa Etheridge Cruise
"I booked Kiser to open up at The Fred for The Alan Parsons Project as part of our summer series. The band completely surpassed all expectations and the crowd loved them! What a great choice for our venue, and so enjoyable to work with!”
-Nancy Price, Director of the Frederick Brown Amphitheater
"In a world full of stale and rehashed music, where cookie cutter clone bands are the norm, out of the depths of Sharpsburg, Georgia comes Kiser, a band not afraid to break the mold, defy the norm, and bring a refreshing sounds to the forefront"
-Tim Hurd, Traveling and House L.D. at the Masquerade club in Atlanta, freelance talent buyer, and co-host at Wrekage on W.R.E.K 91.1 FM.
"She (Melody) came out all nervous and shy, and just killed everybody...she intrigued me because she was a far better guitar player than I was at her age"
-David Coyle, Los Angeles Studio Musician and Guitarist for World Classic Rockers, Newnan-Coweta Magazine
"Kiser is one of the best new upcoming fresh, fun, young high energy bands we have seen in a long time. Never forget the first time Kiser played our venue. After EVERY song the entire crowd stood and screamed and applauded always wanting more. They never have a problem packing out the bar and by 9:00 standing room only.... Always a good time!! You can't go wrong with this group of 4 very talented musicians..."
- Molly Veasey, Owner of Twilight Bar in Newnan, GA.
"The Kiser Band, by far, is one of the most talented bands...With their exuberant play list, and their ability to execute each song perfectly keeps the spectators entertained"
-Lance Poole, Owner of the Brickhouse Grille in LaGrange, GA.
"We didn't realize quite the level of talent we were dealing with, but everyone was blown away"
-Nancy Price, Director of the Frederick Brown Amphitheater, Newnan-Coweta Magazine
Newnan-Coweta Feature Article May/June 2014
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