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Music

High Five

The Bacon Brothers

Kevin (above left) is a well-known actor and Michael a respected film and TV composer, but together they’re the Bacon Brothers.

The pair has been making music together for most of their lives, and are currently at work on a new album that will combine their love of folk, rock, soul, and country. On the phone from New York, Michael (the elder by nine years) and Kevin were playfully combative when discussing five songs they wish they had written — two apiece and one shared.

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