Thumbnail: 

As one of the many famous Philadelphia Bacons, Michael Bacon  has had a rich and rewarding career  as a singer-songwriter, musician, and score composer. Michael was  one of the six children of Edmund  Bacon, the famous Philadelphia  urban planner and Ruth Bacon an  activist and child advocate. And  he’s less than “six degrees of  separation” from his younger brother, Kevin, the actor. A successful  singer-songwriter and composer for and television, with numerous  awards to his credit, Michael is also an accomplished guitarist, keyboardist, and cellist. He’s written many scores for a wide  variety of shows on PBS and HBO. One of his most recent  projects is Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.  Michael won an Emmy for his original score for The Kennedys. Michael will provide us with an entertaining evening of  storytelling, music and insight into the worlds of entertainment and composing.

Syndicate content

News

In 1995, actor Kevin Bacon and his older brother, film composer Michael Bacon, performed as a music duo for a charity event. That gig was supposed to be a one-off but fate had other plans. Twenty-three years on, the Bacon Brothers have released eight albums and continue to carve out time in their busy individual schedules for tour dates. Read More

Read More

 

Tom Petty Radio welcomes special guest DJ’s, The Bacon Brothers. Michael and Kevin Bacon put together a 75 minute set of handpicked music including their ...
Read More
Older News