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Growing up in the eighties, Kevin Bacon was something of a role model to many of my friends and I. We always rushed out to see the newest Bacon-starring movie as soon as it came out. From his epically iconic roles in movies like Animal House, Footloose, Tremors, A Few Good Men and TV series like The Following,Kevin’s on-screen charisma always manages to keep you hooked and rooting for his characters, even when he plays the villain. Through countless films and television work, Kevin continues to stay busy and each character he plays is still as intriguing as the one that came before. While he really doesn’t need an introduction, there is something you may not have known, Kevin Bacon is also a musician, and a damn good one.

Michael Bacon, Kevin’s older brother and musical partner, may not be as familiar to you as Kevin’s on-screen work, but you have undoubtedly heard some of the amazing compositions he has done for film and television. With a dozen or more feature films and countless television credits under his belt, it’s amazing that he has time to also be in a rock band, and even more so that he has time to tour with one. But luckily for all of us, he does. Read full article...

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HomeGrown: Michael Bacon, 21st Century Music Man

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.

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Boys in Bars - FREE Download

When searching through the closet for Christmas tree decorations Mike and Kevin found a pristine, high quality, copy of their first video from over 20 years ago, Boys in Bars. Next, check out ...

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