Secret Base Life
Secret Base Life is the music of Dale Nicklas III, a Philadelphia-based songwriter whose driving acoustic guitar is the musical foundation for his sardonic and biting lyrics. High-energy and relevant, Secret Base Life provides an unfiltered view into the realities of life.
Playing the guitar with an inexhaustible energy and machine gun-like rhythm, Secret Base Life writes songs steeped in social commentary, sardonic humor, and wit.
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Starting at age 13 playing bass, Dale moved to guitar at age 17, teaching himself by playing along with the songs, At this time is when he began to write original music. He has since played in several bands through 9 states on the east coast.
With a formative background in punk, ska and alternative, Secret Base Life brings high energy to acoustic songwriting that combines elements of Dylan, the Clash and Frank Zappa.
You can catch Secret Base Life performaing across the greater Delaware Valley. His new EP, REAL WORDS, will be released November 2018.