Rochester's Favorite Entertainer
2013 City Newspaper's Best of Rochester "Best Solo Musician"- Top 4
2014 City Newspaper's Best Busker Contest- 3rd Place
2014 City Newspaper's Best of Rochester "Best Solo Musician"- Top 4
Johnny currently has four music projects:
Solo Acoustic: Johnny entertains alone with his acoustic guitar, using looping effects for a full band sound. Original songs, 80s, 90s, country, rock, and other popular music.
Johnny Bauer Band: 3-4 piece band- Johnny plays guitar and sings. Original songs, rock and blues.
Great Escape: 4 piece band. Party band playing all of your favorites!
Forever Garth: 6 piece band- Johnny plays guitar and sings. Garth Brooks tribute band performing popular country 80s-Now.
Johnny has also written over 200 original songs. Diverse yet melodic, his songs have something to appeal to music lovers of all ages. He has recorded two albums and an EP- “Raw,” “My Best For You,” and “I Would Love to Love You.” His first full-length album, "Roads That Lie Ahead" was released May 4, 2014. Whether played acoustically or with his band, Johnny’s originals will leave you wanting more.
Johnny has opened for national artists such as Brad Paisley, Craig Morgan, Phil Vassar and Restless Heart and also played VIP parties for Meat Loaf, Alice in Chains, Queensryche, Toby Keith and Sheryl Crow to name a few. You can hear original songs like “Son of a Gun,” “Lovin’ Until the Bitter End,” "Roads That Lie Ahead," and “Stick in the Mud” on local radio stations 92.5 WBEE, 103.5 Big Dog Country, and 98.9 The Buzz.
Johnny entertains all over the Rochester area and the surrounding regions at venues such as festivals, private parties, corporate events, weddings, restaurants, and even at your favorite bar! He will also spend some weekends touring to nearby states- Contact Johnny by email or Facebook if you'd like to see him at a music venue near you! He has recently traveled to places such as Knoxville, TN, Cincinnati, OH, and Erie, PA performing with his trio. He is also currently scheduling performances in Buffalo and Syracuse, NY.
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