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We've added a bunch of new events and will be adding more all the time. Keep check back to our Live for new shows. Also, check out our Facebook page (Facebook.com/meetthebacons).

Check out all the new videos on our Youtube page

 

Also, check out our other two bands for more Joe & Robin.

The Restless Soles are four friends, three part vocal harmonies, acoustic guitar, mandolin, harmonica, world percussion and drums. They play Americana, Reggae, Rock and World Beat music to move you and your body.

Poor Ould Goat has been one of Western New York's premier Celtic bands for over 17 years. Poor Ould Goat plays Irish folk/rock, bluegrass, country, rock, Americana and original songs with high energy on acoustic instruments. 

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upcoming events

  • Aug 18, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Depew, 4701 Transit Rd, Depew, NY 14043, USA
    Come out to The Cove's patio for live music by "meet the Bacons" acoustic duo. Rain or shine. We'll move inside in case of bad weather. See you there!
  • Aug 20, 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Ellicottville, 5462 Robbins Rd, Ellicottville, NY 14731, USA
    Outdoor live music, drinks and food at Ellicottville Distillery. More details to follow
  • Sep 10, 2:00 PM – Sep 11, 5:00 PM
    Ellicottville, 26 Washington St, Ellicottville, NY 14731, USA
    "Meet the Bacons" are at The Gin Mill in Ellicottville for a Saturday afternoon of Americana/ Rock/ Country/ Folk/ More songs and fun times!
  • Sep 15, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
    Ellicottville, 26 Washington St, Ellicottville, NY 14731, USA
    "meet the Bacons" are back at The Gin Mill in the resort town of Ellicottville, NY playing their mix of Rock, Country, Folk, Americana and more!
  • Sep 24, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Buffalo, 50 Elk St, Buffalo, NY 14210, USA
    "Meet the Bacons" duo play the Briar Brothers Brewing Co. tap room in the historic Kreiner Malt house (circa 1891)/ Buffalo Malting Corp. Silos at Elk Street (in Buffalo's Old First Ward).
  • Oct 02, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    The Gin Mill, Ellicottville, 26 Washington St, Ellicottville, NY 14731, USA
    "Meet the Bacons" are at The Gin Mill in Ellicottville for a Sunday afternoon of Americana/ Rock/ Country/ Folk/ More songs and fun times!
  • Oct 08, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Ellicottville, 5462 Robbins Rd, Ellicottville, NY 14731, USA
    "meet the Bacons" play outdoors in the idyllic setting of the outdoor pavilion, surrounded by wooded foothills and the fall foliage.
  • Oct 23, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    The Gin Mill, 26 Washington St, Ellicottville, NY 14731, USA
    "Meet the Bacons" are at The Gin Mill in Ellicottville for a Sunday afternoon of Americana/ Rock/ Country/ Folk/ More songs and fun times!
  • Dec 29, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM EST
    Ellicottville, 26 Washington St, Ellicottville, NY 14731, USA
    "meet the Bacons" are back at The Gin Mill in the resort town of Ellicottville, NY playing their mix of Rock, Country, Folk, Americana and more!
 

about us

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“meet the Bacons” is the acoustic duo of Joe & Robin Bacon and play a variety of rock, country, Americana, folk, reggae and blues in Western New York.

 

The duo have a sound composed of charming vocal harmonies backed with guitar, harmonica and hand percussion. “meet the Bacons” play songs by others that have intrigued and inspired them over the years, as well as plenty of crowd favorites.

 

“meet the Bacons" is from Buffalo, NY and play music styles that span classic country, rock, bluegrass, blues and folk (Americana music), drawing influences from great vocal duos such as Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash, Simon and Garfunkel, Gram Parsons and Emmylou Harris, and Shovels and Rope.

 

Joe Bacon has played in bands for nearly 40 years and has played on the Comedy Central Network’s Premium Blend syndicated network show with David Alan Grier (In Living Color, Jumanji, Saturday Night Live, My Life With Bonnie, Dancing With The Stars), has performed concerts at New York City’s Carnegie Hall and Symphony Space, and has toured in a van opening for acts such as Run DMC, Smashmouth, Sponge, G. Love and the Special Sauce and Sister Hazel.

Joe and Robin also play together in in the four-piece Americana, Country, Rock, World music band, "The Restless Soles" (Facebook.com/therestlesssoles) and the four-piece Celtic Rock Band, "Poor Ould Goat" (Facebook.com/poorouldgoat)

 

contact us

Booking:  

meetthebacons@gmail.com

1(716)406-7469

Buffalo, NY

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