The Band


Dale Brock- Lead Vocals - Dale is from Dalton, a small town in North GA known for being the carpet capital of the world. He began to sing at an early age and dabbled with the piano and drums before settling on the bass guitar, as his choice instrument. He played with several bands during his teenage years touring across the US and Canada including the CCM Band The Rock City Boys and Secret Service. Dale later became tenor vocalist and a founding member of the Chattanooga based band, Poet Voices.   He has made appearances and performances on Johnny Carson’s Tonight Show, TBN, Dollywood Theme Park in Pigeon Forge, TN, Wild Horse Saloon in Nashville, TN, Music in the Rockies, Estes Park, CO, GMA Week and Carowinds Music Park in Charlotte, NC among others. Dale has shared the stage with such artists as Marty Raybon of Shenandoah, The Oak Ridge Boys, Ron Kenoly, Phil Driskoll, Bob Carlisle and Nicole C. Mullins. He is a member of the Tri-State Music Hall of Fame. When not on tour, Dale enjoys session work in the studio doing background vocals. With vocal influences by artist such as Luther Vandross, Michael McDonald, Steve Perry, Bobby Kimball and Merle Haggard, just to name a few, Dale has developed a unique vocal style all his own.


Philip Hare - Keyboards/Vocals - Philip has been a part of the music business in some way, shape or form for over 30 years. Singing and playing are second nature to him. This musical journey started at age 3, with his father accompanying him on piano at church. Philip is not only a touring musician, but a studio owner, worship pastor, and vocal coach. As a producer he was nominated for a Dove Award in 2005, and as a part of touring bands,  Song of the Year, and Horizon Group of the Year, Music City Showcase Group of the Year and GTC Best Sound Design. He is also a member of the Tri-State Music Hall of Fame. His influences include Motown, Southern California Rock, L.A. Studio Musicians, Muscle Shoals, and Memphis Sounds, CCM, Gospel, Blue Grass and of course The Beatles. As a teenager, Philip grew up in the 80s “the dawn of synthesizers” in which this era helped mold him as a musician and seeker of great sounds. With keyboard influences like Howard Jones, Steve Porcaro, Billy Preston, David Paich, Daryl Hall, Jonathan Cain, Stevie Wonder, and David Foster.


Dana Harding - Guitar/Vocals - A Renaissance man of sorts, Dana is a multi-instrumentalist, producer, and engineer, as well as an award-winning composer and videographer. However, if you ask Dana what he loves, his response is simple: “I’m a guitar player”... one who is quick to credit Toto’s Steve Lukather as his main influence. As a guitar player, the stage is a second home. Having shared the studio or stage with a wide array of artists, including Phil Driscoll, James WardKen Medema, Secret Service (with Ward and Rusty), and a host of others, as well as fronting his own bands.  Dana has a musical palette spanning different styles and genres. For over 35 years, he credits Ward as being his “Jeff Porcaro”: “He’s my big brother, my music critic, and my sounding board for life in general. There’s no drummer I’d rather play, fight, or laugh with.” When he’s not playing music, Dana stays busy being a husband, a dad to 3 young ladies, and a sparring partner to their dog, Finn.


Rusty Duke - Bass Guitar/Vocals - Rusty Duke started playing in his first band in 1980 (with Ward). Throughout the 80's and 90's he played in several professional gigs including Joe Lofts and The Pinks and Secret Service. He then joined Christian Country Band Brave Heart (before Mel Gibson stole the name) and went on to receive several record deal offers by Christian Country Labels. After taking a sabbatical, from full-time touring in 1998, to spend time focusing on family, he has spent the last few years on guitar, leading worship at many churches across the region. Four years ago, he picked bass back up declaring, "It's my first love!" When not touring with Recreated Fantasy, Rusty enjoys working with his son and daughter who sing in a 1960s Motown Band called the Clay Duke Orchestra (CDO) which has a full band with a live horn section. Rusty's musical influences include Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Count Basie, Eagles, Steely Dan, James Jamerson, Ross Valory and John Mayer


Ward Wilson - Drummer/Vocals -
For Ward Wilson, starting to play drums at age 10 was an easy choice as growing up in central Arkansas, the only other option was a career in cow tipping! Ward has played for many Grammy Award-Winning Artists in both CCM and Mainstream Music.  His mile-long list of credits includes James WardSecret ServiceRon KenolyPhil DriscollHigher GroundGreg Voltz and Dave Boyer (Joey Stevens of Sinatra's Rat Pack)Anita BryantMichael MartinBrave Heart,  Southern Comfort and Bob McGrath (Sesame Street). In addition, Ward has years of corporate convention and show band work including one of the original drummers in the 40 year running dinner theater "The Station House" (Chattanooga Choo Choo) for 18 years. As a custom drum builder who opened his first shop in 1985, his drums have been heard on many of the Grammy Award-Winning Tracks from Alabama and Amy Grant. His custom work has been on tour with the Rolling Stones and the Broadway Production of Elvis . In his spare time, Ward still enjoys producing a few new instruments per year, restoring vintage drums and continues to work within the decorative wood industry which he came to through his custom building work. While not touring, he enjoys spending time with his wife of 35 years.