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.Read More
Review Fix chats with film star and musician Kevin and Michael Bacon who discuss the Bacon Brothers Band their upcoming set of shows at the City Winery in New York City on July 18 and 19.
Known for his performances in flicks the likes of “Footloose,” “Wild Things” and well, everything, he’s Kevin Bacon, the actor and musician let us know what makes the band special.
A Grammy winner with over 75 compositions for TV and Film and film under his belt, Michael is a more than accomplished musician with a wide variety of influences that play a key part in the band’s unique sound.