Formed in 2002 by guitarist/vocalist Peter Bagale and drummer Paul Amorese, BACCI have recently teamed up with bassist Mike Chiavaro and keyboardist, Red Wierenga. Since their 2003 debut, Hey Girl, BACCI has been making heads bob and hips shake during their live shows.
Touring the country for the past 9 years with 2 full length albums and 1 E.P., the band is on their 3rd self released full length album having toured and shared the stage with such acts as John Mayer, Fishbone, Vanilla Ice, Fabulous Thunderbirds, and Teitur to name a few.
The band has recorded with the likes of several artists including Topher Mohr (Duncan Sheik), Jamie Siegel (Lauryn Hill, Taking Back Sunday), Jason Mercer (Ani Difranco, Ron Sexsmith), and D.J. Rob Flow (appeared on Chappelle show)
MTV has licensed "Secret Plan" and "Shine and Blue" on their networks form the Bacci album "More". Bacci also placed top 3 in 2007 Ourstage Polls for best song. Bacci's releases of "Recess Time" and "Secret Plan" also landed in several indie films in 2006, 07' and 08' for several New York City film companies.
New York City residencies include Dinosaur BBQ, and Royalton Hotel for James Kinney Live.