The Macon Grass Band is comprised of four seasoned musicians from the Franklin area. Although they are an acoustic, bluegrass based group, their repertoire includes country, folk, pop and country rock tunes.
Formed in early 2012, the group includes Mitch Patterson, band leader, guitarist, and lead vocalist, he also plays fiddle and bass. Patterson is retired from the food service business. Having a strong background in country and country rock, he has formed and fronted four other bands in the past, Bustin' Loose, The Alverez Kelly Band, Kickin' Grass and the Mountain Man Bluegrass Band.