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Kevin and Michael Bacon have pretty cool day jobs. Kevin is, of course, one of Hollywood's most acclaimed and in-demand actors, and Michael is a longtime musician, known for numerous award-winning film and TV scores. But back in 1995 the two added "rock star" to their respective resumes when they formed their very own band, the Bacon Brothers. ... With hundreds of gigs under their belts, the Bacon Brothers happily report that the vast majority of their shows have been knockout, joyous affairs. But there have been a couple of dates that didn't exactly go according to plan. 

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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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