Video footage and setlist of inaugural KeelFest at Alrosa Villa in Columbus, Ohio, USA

Video footage and setlist of inaugural KeelFest at Alrosa Villa in Columbus, Ohio, USA

History was made at the inaugural KeelFest held at the Alrosa Villa in Columbus, Ohio, USA on Friday, May 10, 2019 with Steeler performing for the first time in 35 years, Ron Keel singing over 30 songs and Ron Keel‘s three main bands (Steeler, Keel and the Ron Keel Band) playing on the same night.

Steeler‘s first show in 35 years saw the reunion of Steeler alumni Ron Keel, bassist Rik Fox and guitarist Mitch Perry along with drummer Dwain Miller (who auditioned for Steeler in 1983 when he was 18 years old).

The following message was posted in part by Ron Keel on his Facebook page on May 11, 2019:

“Last night’s KeelFest 2019 Alrosa Villa show was a dream come true – full report & reflections coming soon”.

KeelFest’s setlist on May 10, 2019:

Ron Keel:
01. Calm Before The Storm

Ron Keel Band:
02. Road Ready / Fight Like A Band
03. Rock N Roll Guitar
04. Long Way Down
05. Homesick

Steeler:
06. Serenade

Ron Keel Band:
07. Good Songs Bad Times
08. Hearts Gone Wild
09. The Best Move
10. Girls Like Me
11. Fire In The Rain

Keel:
12. United Nations / Somebody’s Waiting / Speed Demon
13. Push & Pull
14. Streets of Rock N Roll
15. I Said The Wrong Thing To The Right Girl
16. Because The Night
17. Lookin’ For A Good Time
18. Here Today Gone Tomorrow
19. Rock N Roll Outlaw
20. Tears of Fire / You’re The Victim (I’m The Crime)

Steeler:
21. Abduction (intro)
22. Cold Day In Hell
23. Backseat Driver
24. Down To The Wire / No Way Out
25. Heaven and Hell (Black Sabbath cover) / Hot On Your Heels
26. Let’s Spend The Night Together

Keel, Steeler and Ron Keel Band:
27. The Right To Rock

Thank you to Steeler bassist Rik Fox for providing the KeelFest setlist.

Ron Keel performing “Calm Before The Storm” live at KeelFest in Columbus, Ohio, USA on May 10, 2019:

Ron Keel – Calm Before The Storm. KEELFEST. Alrosa Villa. Columbus, OH. 5-10-19

Opening the show, from the stage of the world famous, Alrosa Villa, in Columbus, OH., Ron Keel belting out the power ballad, Calm Before The Storm, from the Keel self titled album https://www.ronkeel.com https://www.facebook.com/ronkeelband @RonKeel www.alrosavilla.com https://www.facebook.com/TheAlrosaVilla/ @Alrosa_Villa — (I do not own any copyright.

Ron Keel Band performing “Hearts Gone Wild” live at KeelFest in Columbus, Ohio, USA on May 10, 2019:

RON KEEL BAND “Hearts Gone Wild” – KEELFEST 5/10/2019, Mike Green

Alrosa Villa, Columbus, Ohio

Keel performing “United Nations” and “Somebody’s Waiting” live at KeelFest in Columbus, Ohio, USA on May 10, 2019:

Keel – United Nations/Somebody’s Waiting

From Keelfest 2019

Keel performing “Tears of Fire” live at KeelFest in Columbus, Ohio, USA on May 10, 2019:

KEEL “Tears Of Fire” – KEELFEST 5/10/2019, Mike Green

Alrosa Villa, Columbus Ohio

Excerpt of Steeler performing “Cold day In Hell” live at KeelFest in Columbus, Ohio, USA on May 10, 2019:

STEELER “Cold Day In Hell” (partial) 5/10/2019 KEELFEST – Mike Green

Alrosa Villa, Columbus Ohio

Keel, Steeler and Ron Keel Band performing “The Right To Rock” live at KeelFest in Columbus, Ohio, USA on May 10, 2019:

RON KEEL BAND – KEEL – STEELER “The Right To Rock” – KEELFEST 5/10/2019, Mike Green

Alrosa Villa, Columbus Ohio