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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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Ring of Fire
Cecelia
Rusty Cage
House of the Rising Sun
Wildflowers
Can't Let Go
 

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upcoming events

  • Sep 30, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT
    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, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Williamsville, 5893 Main St, Williamsville, NY 14221, USA
    Meet the Bacons perform at One Eyed Cat Brewing in Williamsville. Come out for fine brews, BBQ from Pork Bellies BBQ and live acoustic Americana, roots, rock and world music by Meet the Bacons!
  • Oct 09, 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 14, 8:00 PM
    Buffalo, 41 Virginia Pl, Buffalo, NY 14202, USA
    Meet the Bacons are back at Fat Bob's Smokehouse performing in the barroom. Come down for delicious BBQ, music and drinks!
  • Oct 15, 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM
    North Tonawanda, 653 Oliver St, North Tonawanda, NY 14120, USA
    Meet the Bacons are returning to Buffalo Wings and Brewhouse in NT to perform their harmony laden mix of Americana, country, rock, roots and folk.
  • 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!
  • Nov 05, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Tonawanda, 791 Niagara St, Tonawanda, NY 14150, USA
    Meet the Bacons returns to The Isle View Bar/ Restaurant in the City of Tonawanda, across from the mighty Niagara River/ Isle View Park. Come in and enjoy the full menu, drinks and Meet the Bacons' mix of Americana, country, rock, blues and folk.
  • Nov 18, 8:00 PM
    Buffalo, 41 Virginia Pl, Buffalo, NY 14202, USA
    Meet the Bacons are back at Fat Bob's Smokehouse performing in the barroom. Come down for delicious BBQ, music and drinks!
  • Nov 23, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Williamsville, 5893 Main St, Williamsville, NY 14221, USA
    Meet the Bacons perform at One Eyed Cat Brewing in Williamsville. Come out for fine brews, BBQ from Pork Bellies BBQ and live acoustic Americana, roots, rock and world music by Meet the Bacons!
  • Nov 26, 8:00 PM – Nov 27, 11:00 PM
    Buffalo, 257 Franklin St, Buffalo, NY 14202, USA
    Meet the Bacons are joined by special guest, Brian Carney on mandolin for an evening of Irish music and folk-rock favorites.
  • Dec 09, 8:00 PM
    Buffalo, 41 Virginia Pl, Buffalo, NY 14202, USA
    Meet the Bacons are at Fat Bob's Smokehouse in the heart of Allentown, performing in the barroom. Come down for delicious BBQ, music and drinks!
  • 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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