Tag Archives: American Idol

Watch 15-year-old Casey Bishop sing bluesy version of Mötley Crüe’s ‘Live Wire’ on ‘American Idol’

Posted by on February 22, 2021

  Fifteen-year-old Casey Bishop stood in front of the judges on last night’s American Idol. The teenager who expressed her love for rock music performed a bluesy a capella version of Mötley Crüe’s “Live Wire.” The young singer stunned the judges where Luke Bryan expressed how he thinks “she’s the damn winner of American Idol. […]

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Nikki Sixx rumored to kickstart American Idol reboot as third judge

Posted by on June 29, 2017

It was just a few days ago when Mötley Crüe/Sixx:A.M. bassist announced his “unofficial” retirement. However, according to TMZ, he could be featured as the third judge on ABC’s American Idol reboot. Ryan Seacrest had a secret meeting with ABC execs earlier this week to discuss the differences he had with them which involves salary […]

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‘American Idol’ contestant named as new Quiet Riot vocalist

Posted by on March 7, 2017

If you’ve seen Quiet Riot’s 2014 documentary, Well Now You’re Here, There’s No Way Back, one of the main subplots of the film involves the search for a vocalist to replace original vocalist Kevin DuBrow. If they ever do a re-release of the film with more footage, it’ll have another chapter. Billboard has confirmed that American […]

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Steven Tyler Looks Like A Lady, Appears In Drag On American Idol

Posted by on February 1, 2013

Weren’t too fond of seeing Steven Tyler appearing as a judge on American Idol for the past two years? Then you probably won’t find what the Aerosmith frontman did on the show yesterday (31) all that amusing. On last night’s episode, Tyler (who left the show last year) made a surprise cameo… in drag. Going […]

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Steven Tyler Leaving ‘American Idol’ To Focus On Aerosmith

Posted by on July 13, 2012

Weren’t thrilled about Steven Tyler being a judge on American Idol these past two years? Well then this will probably please you: the Aerosmith frontman has announced that he is officially departing from the FOX singing competition show so as to focus on music. Tyler, who was a judge along with Jennifer Lopez and Randy […]

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Aerosmith Streaming New Song, Reveal Details About Studio Album

Posted by on May 24, 2012

It’s been 11 years since Aerosmith released their last studio album Just Push Play (let’s forget 2004’s Honkin’ On Bobo, shall we?). Since then, the classic rock legends have been through its fair share of drama, while Steven Tyler took a job with American Idol. But on November 6 (well after their tour with Cheap […]

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Aerosmith To Tour North America With Cheap Trick

Posted by on March 26, 2012

While frontman Steven Tyler isn’t busy on American Idol, he’s working with Aerosmith a new album (their first record of new material since 2001’s Just Push Play). And while a release date is still pending, it looks like Tyler and his bandmates will be spending time together on the road this Summer. Aerosmith will be […]

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Flotsam And Jetsam Singer’s Son Is A Contestant On ‘American Idol’

Posted by on February 23, 2012

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KZW2H16X7BM[/youtube] Chances are that a majority of our readership doesn’t watch American Idol (we prefer The Voice ourselves). However, if you did catch last night’s (February 22) episode, then you likely saw Flotsam And Jetsam singer Eric “A.K.” Knutson with his biological son on the singing competition show. Creighton Fraker, who just made it into […]

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Video: Contestant Tries Singing Rush For ‘American Idol’ Audition

Posted by on February 2, 2012

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AOQQKGTXF_0[/youtube] If you’re a good prog rock fan, then yesterday you celebrated “Rush Day” (2-1-12). And while we noted how everyone’s favorite Canadian prog trio deserves more love from the mass media, we also made it clear we never wanted to see “Tom Sawyer” performed on Glee. Well, maybe we should have said American Idol, […]

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In This Moment Confirm Departure Of Guitarist And Drummer

Posted by on November 14, 2011

After speculation arose last week, In This Moment have confirmed that rhythm guitarist Blake Bunzel and drummer Jeff Fabb have left the band in order to join American Idol ’metal’ contestant James Durbin’s backing group.

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