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IDOL Finalist Casey Abrams & More Set for Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks Summer Concert SeriesIDOL Finalist Casey Abrams & More Set for Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks Summer Concert Series
April 22, 2014

Chart-toppers The Smithereens, renowned blues guitarist Coco Montoya, American Idol finalist Casey Abrams, classic '60s rock act Vanilla Fudge, and Texas-based rockers Green River Ordinance highlight ... (more...)


Tony Winner JENNIFER HOLLIDAY to Perform at NYC's Back To The Eighties Show, 5/17Tony Winner JENNIFER HOLLIDAY to Perform at NYC's Back To The Eighties Show, 5/17
April 22, 2014

JENNIFER HOLLIDAY-the original Dreamgirl-is scheduled to make a special appearance with the Back To The Eighties Show at (Le) Poisson Rouge in NYC. (more...)


AMERICAN IDOL Recap: Another Week, Another Wrong Contestant Sent HomeAMERICAN IDOL Recap: Another Week, Another Wrong Contestant Sent Home
by Matt Tamanini - April 17, 2014

After a night of 20th Century Fox cross-promotion, we opened this week's results show with THE FOLLOWING's Kevin Bacon stealing Ryan Seacrest's signature line, "This is American Idol." (more...)


AMERICAN IDOL Recap: A Candidate for Clarkson's Crown Emerges & Demi Lovato Critiques (Updated w/ Pictures)AMERICAN IDOL Recap: A Candidate for Clarkson's Crown Emerges & Demi Lovato Critiques (Updated w/ Pictures)
by Matt Tamanini - April 17, 2014

Now that AMERICAN IDOL has pared down its finalists to a manageable seven, the producers decided to bust out the most original theme in the show's 13 seasons, “Competitor's Picks.” How it basically wo... (more...)


American Idol Live! 2014 Tour Coming to Van Wezel, 7/17American Idol Live! 2014 Tour Coming to Van Wezel, 7/17
April 16, 2014

No other show in TV history has proven to be a force like AMERICAN IDOL. Fans of the hit series can see this season's talented Top Ten Finalists live when the AMERICAN IDOL LIVE! comes to the Van Weze... (more...)


AMERICAN IDOL Preview: Song List Revealed for Remaining Finalists!AMERICAN IDOL Preview: Song List Revealed for Remaining Finalists!
April 16, 2014

For the first time in AMERICAN IDOL history, the theme of tonight's show will be 'Competitior's Pick,' in which the remaining seven finalists select a tune for each of their competitors. (more...)


AMERICAN IDOL Recap: David Cook Mentors Top-8 to Fresh Takes on 80's Hits (Updated with Pictures)AMERICAN IDOL Recap: David Cook Mentors Top-8 to Fresh Takes on 80's Hits (Updated with Pictures)
by Matt Tamanini - April 09, 2014

Just as it did last week, tonight's AMERICAN IDOL featured the Top-8 finalists. After an ill-advised use of the sole judge's save, Sam Woolf remained in the competition long enough to be mentored by f... (more...)


BWW Interviews: Keith Urban Talks Season XIII of AMERICAN IDOLBWW Interviews: Keith Urban Talks Season XIII of AMERICAN IDOL
by Caryn Robbins - April 07, 2014

Today, the country music star spoke with the press about the singing competition's current season, his fellow judges, Harry Connick Jr. and Jennifer Lopez and who he believes may be the current frontr... (more...)


BWW Recaps: IDOL's Top-8 Separate into Pretenders & Contenders w/ full recaps and photosBWW Recaps: IDOL's Top-8 Separate into Pretenders & Contenders w/ full recaps and photos
by Matt Tamanini - April 02, 2014

As he has been doing throughout Season XIII, new AMERICAN IDOL Executive Producer Per Blankens has again thrown a curveball of a theme at the Top-8. Instead of the well-warn 'Motown' and 'Burt Bachara... (more...)


O.A.R. and Phillip Phillips to Launch 25-City Co-Headlining Tour, Beg. 6/12 in St. LouisO.A.R. and Phillip Phillips to Launch 25-City Co-Headlining Tour, Beg. 6/12 in St. Louis
March 31, 2014

Rock band O.A.R. and Platinum-selling recording artist and AMERICAN IDOL Season 11 winner Phillip Phillips announced today a 25-city co-headlining tour which kicks off on June 12th at the Fox Theatre ... (more...)


BWW Recaps: IDOL Says Goodbye to Early Favorite with PicturesBWW Recaps: IDOL Says Goodbye to Early Favorite with Pictures
by Matt Tamanini - March 27, 2014

For the first time that I can remember, AMERICAN IDOL's Elimination Show was a jam-packed 30 minutes this week. The shortened episode was necessitated by the series premiere of Christopher Meloni's ne... (more...)


FIRST LISTEN: FOX Shares Playlist for Tonight's SURVIVING JACK PremiereFIRST LISTEN: FOX Shares Playlist for Tonight's SURVIVING JACK Premiere
March 27, 2014

FOX has shared the songs which will be heard on their new series SURVIVING JACK, premiering tonight (more...)


VIDEO: AMERICAN IDOL Rocks Out  - Watch All the Performances!VIDEO: AMERICAN IDOL Rocks Out - Watch All the Performances!
March 27, 2014

Last night's episode of FOX's AMERICAN IDOL featured the theme 'I'm With the Band,' the Top 9 performed recent and classic hits as the 'lead singers' of Rickey Minor and the American Idol House Band! (more...)


BWW Recaps: IDOL Rocks Out with the Band w/ Full Recaps & PicturesBWW Recaps: IDOL Rocks Out with the Band w/ Full Recaps & Pictures
by Matt Tamanini - March 26, 2014

Last Thursday when I heard about this week's theme, 'I'm with the Band,' I have to admit that I just didn't get it. However, now that I've seen how the IDOL Powers-That-Be implemented it on stage, I s... (more...)


Smash Mouth, Sugar Ray & More Set for 'Under The Sun' 2014 Festival Smash Mouth, Sugar Ray & More Set for 'Under The Sun' 2014 Festival
March 20, 2014

Under The Sun, the annual festival tour celebrating the golden age of alternative pop rock 'n' roll, will return for another summer run, this time starring a spectacular line-up that includes Blues Tr... (more...)


BWW Recaps: IDOL's Top-10 Full of Hits and Misses: FULL RECAP w/ picturesBWW Recaps: IDOL's Top-10 Full of Hits and Misses: FULL RECAP w/ pictures
by Matt Tamanini - March 19, 2014

Tonight's theme on AMERICAN IDOL was replete with symbolism reminding us that being in the Top-10 of something is a big deal, no matter what that something is! This week, the top 10 contestants sang T... (more...)


BWW Recaps: IDOL Hits High Notes at the MoviesBWW Recaps: IDOL Hits High Notes at the Movies
by Matt Tamanini - March 14, 2014

After two weeks of appropriately vague themes allowed the neophyte contestants to explore their individual artistry, I became more than a little apprehensive when Ryan said the top-11 would be singing... (more...)


VIDEO: Watch Music Video for Jennifer Lopez's 'I Luh Ya Papi'VIDEO: Watch Music Video for Jennifer Lopez's 'I Luh Ya Papi'
March 14, 2014

Jennifer Lopez premiered a teaser for her new music video, 'I Luh Ya Papi,' during Thursday night's American Idol on FOX. Now you can check out the video in full below! (more...)


VIDEO: Harry Connick Jr. Performs Medley of Hits on AMERICAN IDOLVIDEO: Harry Connick Jr. Performs Medley of Hits on AMERICAN IDOL
March 14, 2014

On last night's AMERICAN IDOL on FOX, judge Harry Connick, Jr. hit the stage with a medley of his hits, "One Fine Thing" and "Come By Me!" (more...)


BWW Recaps: IDOL Says Goodbye After Surprising Bottom ThreeBWW Recaps: IDOL Says Goodbye After Surprising Bottom Three
by Matt Tamanini - March 14, 2014

For the first time in AMERICAN IDOL's 13th season, I can honestly say, that I don't know that anyone deserves to go home. Sure, not all of the songs last night were perfect, but they all were marked i... (more...)


Windy City Gay Idol Kicks Off 12th YearWindy City Gay Idol Kicks Off 12th Year
March 12, 2014

Windy City Gay Idol, now in its 12th year, kicks off the 2014 search for the best amateur lesbian, gay bisexual and transgender (LGBT) singers in the Chicago area. Windy City Gay Idol has grown into t... (more...)









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