Adam is 7th in Forbes Top-Earning American Idols 2014

It’s become a tradition. The Forbes list is out. And it’s actually somewhat surprising.

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Changes to American Idol 2015

The fourteenth season of American Idol starts in about three weeks. We have been promised more seasoned contestants, more involved judges and (best thing from my perspective) fill-in judging from Adam Lambert for the New York auditions, since Keith Urban had to be with his family after his father-in-law died.

We also know that they had a “club” concert with the top 48 to see how they perform in front of an audience. That seems a huge number to me, so perhaps I read it wrong. But those aren’t the truly big changes. That’s the one of the basic tweaks they do every year. There are bigger changes. Continue reading

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Concert Review 2 – Queen + Adam Lambert Izod Center 7/23/14

Yesterday, someone (hi, @JazzRock3!) asked if I was going to do a review of my second Queen + Adam show. I told her I wasn’t sure if I’d see anything new. She said I would. She was right, and here’s the post to prove it. Continue reading

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Concert Review – Queen + Adam Lambert Madison Square Garden 7/17/14

Adam Leading Singalong (pic courtesy of playingwithu)

Adam Leading Singalong (pic courtesy of playingwithu)

I’m not an unbiased reporter. I’m not going to pretend to be. I love all these guys, especially the front man, and I’m not going to hide it.
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American Idol 2014 Finale

This time I took notes. See?

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American Idol 2014 Final Performance

Yes, a night early.

It’s down to Caleb and Jena.

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American Idol 2014 Top 3 Results

Ryan is coming out with his new puppy. Which is adorable.

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American Idol 2014 Top 3 Perform

Opens with audition footage from the beginning.  And they skipped a few seasons, including 5 and 8.

And then the winner announcements.

And finally Ryan. Who has shaved.

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American Idol 2014 Top 4 Results

This is for the hometown visit.

Ryan still has his beard.
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American Idol 2014 Top 4 Perform

Theme is Love Songs. Two weeks from the finale.

Prize this week is the home town visit.  Continue reading

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