Every now and then a band comes along that connects with you the minute you hear them. A band, that will restore your faith that not all cover bands have to be either tragically hip or sadly cheesy.
Mace in Dickson is that band. The band’s been a staple in the local music scene, cranking out southern, classic, and blues rock music for over 20 years in Northeast Pennsylvania with one simple mission: Play great songs, play them extremely well, have a great time doing it.
The roots of this band run deep in the local music scene, and its members are well respected, top local musicians. It’s a diverse group, spanning nearly four decades in age differences, with musical influences from Bach to Beck. The band blurs lines between genres, blending the energy of Rock, the sensibility of Country, and the vocal harmonies of R&B. While giving a nod to the past, Mace in Dickson puts a new twist on each song they play making it their own. The song list consist of a wide variety of tunes, but never gets too far away from the rootsy southern style that the band is known for. Top notch guitar playing, four part harmonies, and a killer rhythm section highlight the band’s sound. The Abington Journal named Mace in Dickson best band of the Abington’s in their readers’ poll five times and has been was nominated for Steamtown Music Awards. The and the bands been featured on WBRE TV, Rock-107, the Scranton-Times, the570.com, The Weekender, Electric City and more.