DJ Bacon is one of Brisbane, Australia's best-known and best-loved DJs - a music lover who began collecting vinyl in the late 80's at the age of 12.
He began his DJ career in the mid-1990s at some of the city's formative venues. Across 15 years in Melbourne and Brisbane he has played at most of Australia's iconic club and DJ venues, events and festivals.
Bacon is rightly famous in the Australian music underground for his effortless blend of hip hop, soul and funk from every era.
A working DJ who continues to hold down multiple club nights across the city, Bacon is also the DJ for many dancers and B Boys and is a legendary DJ in the B Boy battle scene.
Across a decade as a full time DJ, Bacon has released more than 20 mixtapes, CDs and albums. He's worked for clubs, lounge bars, restaurants, promoters, and agencies. As a teacher and workshop leader he has travelled Australia as a performer, mentor and teacher of the craft.
DJ Bacon’s all round versatility as a DJ and producer has seen him work with an array of different bands and artists from various genres and hold down several permanent DJ residencies. On a national level DJ Bacon has placed third at the Australian DMC DJ competition after winning the QLD title in 2001. Several of DJ Bacon’s mixes and tracks have received heavy rotation on national radio station JJJ.