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The Bacon Brothers

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The Bacon Brothers earned considerable attention a long time before they ever released an album; vocalist/guitarist Kevin Bacon currently enjoyed an effective career among the most prolific display stars of his era, with starring shows in movies including Diner, Footloose, JFK, The River Crazy, and Apollo 13. He originally shaped the Bacon Brothers along with his vocalist/guitarist sibling Michael in 1994 to execute in a charity event within their hometown of Philadelphia, even though two siblings’ collaborative musical background actually dated back again to their years as a child; while Kevin later on explored performing, Michael forged his personal musical profession fronting the 1970s folk-rock music group Good News, consequently recording a set of single albums. Then shifted into composing for film and tv, making an Emmy Award for his rating for the documentary The Kennedys. Pursuing their 1994 development, the Bacon Brothers (curved out by bassist Paul Guzzone and drummer Marshal Rosenberg) got their country-folk audio on the highway, garnering much press notice on the effectiveness of the siblings’ preexisting popularity; they released their debut LP, Forosoco, in past due 1997. Obtaining There followed 2 yrs later on; Can’t Complain made an appearance in summer season 2001.The Brothers released Live: The Zero Meals Jokes Tour in 2003, a two-disc collection that presented 19 performances, in addition to an in-depth interview with Michael and Kevin. White colored Knuckles found its way to 2005 for the SpinART label, and it had been accompanied by New Years Day time in 2008. A compilation known as Philadephia Street: THE VERY BEST from the Bacon Brothers made an appearance in a few territories in 2011.

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Full Name The Bacon Brothers
Profession Voice Actor, Film producer, Television Director, Film Score Composer
Education Julia R. Masterman School, Circle in the Square Theatre School
Spouse Kyra Sedgwick
Siblings Michael Bacon, Karin Bacon, Hilda Bacon, Kira Bacon, Elinor Bacon
Awards Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie, Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actor, BFCA Critics' Choice Joel Siegel Award, Obie Award for Performance
Music Songs Go My Way, Boys in Bars, Only a Good Woman, 36 Cents, Ten Years in Mexico, New Year's Day, When You Decide You've Stayed Too Long, Woman's Got a Mind to Change, Don't Lose Me Boy, 493 Miles, Kikko's Song, She Is the Heart, It's a Rocky Road, Old Guitars, Live With the Lie, Can't Complain, The Subaru Song, July Away, Footloose, Unhappy Birthday, I'm So Glad I'm Not Married, Tell Me What I Have to Do, K9 Love, Babies Are Born Happy, If I Needed Someone, Above the Clouds, Jersey Girl, New England Girls, Kiss Your Mother, Not Born to Beauty, Heart Half Full, Hookers and Blow
Albums Forosoco, New Year's Day, Can't Complain, Two Heavy, Bacon Brothers, 36 ¢, Getting There, Philadelphia Road - The Best Of
Nominations Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture, MTV Movie Award for Best Villain, People's Choice Award for Favorite Dramatic TV Actor, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie, People's Choice Award for Favorite Crime Drama TV Actor, Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead, Satellite Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama, Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Villain, Satellite Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film, Teen Choice Award for Film - Choice Sleazebag, Chlotrudis Award for Best Actor, Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Solo Performance
Movies Footloose, X-Men: First Class, Tremors, Friday the 13th, Hollow Man, Patriots Day, The Darkness, Mystic River, Animal House, Black Mass, R.I.P.D., Sleepers, Wild Things, Death Sentence, Cop Car, Flatliners, Apollo 13, A Few Good Men, The River Wild, Crazy, Stupid, Love, Stir of Echoes, The Woodsman, Murder in the First, Picture Perfect, Beauty Shop, Balto, She's Having a Baby, Trapped, JFK, Super, Quicksilver, Where the Truth Lies, Taking Chance, Planes, Trains and Automobiles, Diner, The Air Up There, White Water Summer, My Dog Skip, Loverboy, He Said, She Said, Lemon Sky, Elephant White, Rails & Ties, The Air I Breathe, Digging to China, Criminal Law, The Big Picture, Pyrates, My One and Only, Frost/Nixon, Story of a Girl
TV Shows The Following, Bored to Death, Search for Tomorrow, I Love Dick, The Presidents Gatekeepers, Zapata, Texas


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1 Folk/rock/soul/country band consisting of Hollywood actor Kevin Bacon and his brother Michael Bacon.


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

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The Woodsman 2004 performer: "Chop Wood, Carry Water"
Red Betsy 2003 performer: "WHEN YOU DECIDE YOU'VE STAYED TOO LONG"

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TitleYearStatusCharacter
Find Your Groove 2017 Documentary post-production Themselves - Musical Guests
WGN Morning News 2016 TV Series Themselves - Performers
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson 2014 TV Series Themselves - Musical Guests
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2013 TV Series Themselves
Big Morning Buzz Live 2013 TV Series Themselves - Musical Guest
Live with Kelly and Michael 2013 TV Series Themselves - Musical Guest
Music Nuggets 2011 TV Series Themselves
The Graham Norton Show 2010 TV Series Themselves - Musical Guest
Die Oliver Pocher Show 2010 TV Series Themselves
The Morning Show with Mike & Juliet 2009 TV Series Themselves
Private Sessions 2009 TV Series Themselves
The Bonnie Hunt Show 2009 TV Series Themselves
The Rosie O'Donnell Show 2000 TV Series Themselves

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