American Idols Live 2010 Tour – Auburn Hills, MI

The American Idols Season 9 are opening their Summer Tour in Auburn Hills tonight. The show starts at 7:30 EST.

This is the spot for live blogging, Concert Vids, Tweets and Photos!  After the jump, check out my rolling twitter list, and watch out for vids, I’ll be posting them throughout the night.

So far, from what I’m hearing from folks at the concert, the stage is small–no catwalk or wings.

Livecasts: and HERE.

Set List

  • Didi Benami – ”Lay It On Me” by The Rescues, “Terrified” by Katharine McPhee and
  • Andrew Garcia – “Straight Up” by Paula Abdul, “Sunday Morning” by Maroon 5
  • Katie Stevens – “Here We Go Again” by Demi Lovato, “Fighter” by Christina Aguilera
  • Tim Urban – “Better Days” by Goo Goo Dolls, “Viva La Vida” by Coldplay
  • Siobhan Magnus – “Paint it Black” by the Rolling Stones, “Spiderwebs” by No Doubt and “Stockholm Syndrome” by Muse
  • Aaron Kelly – “Somebody Like You” by Keith Urban, “Walking In Memphis” by Marc Cohn, “Fast Cars and Freedom” by Rascal Flatts
  • Didi, Andrew, Katie, Tim, Siobhan, Aaron – “The Climb” by Miley Cyrus (Tim, Andrew & Didi play guitar)


  • Michael Lynche – “Woman’s Work” by Kate Bush, “Ready For Love” by India.arie, ” “My Love” by Justin Timberlake, (raps the TI part)
  • Casey James – “I Got Mine” by the Black Keys” (guitar duel with Idol lead), “Don’t” by Shania Twain (acoustic), /w Mike Lynche – “Have You Ever Really Loved a Woman”, “It’s All Over Now” by the Rolling Stones
  • Crystal Bowersox – “What’s Up” by 4 Non Blonds (Headset mic w acoustic), “Come To My Window” by Melissa Etheridge (Harmonica), “Up To The Mountain” by Patty Griffin (acoustic), “Piece of My Heart” by Janis Joplin
  • Lee Dewyze – “Beautiful Day” by U2, “Rocket Man” by Elton John, “Hallelujah” by Leonard Cohen, “Treat Her Like a Lady” by Cornelius Brothers and Sister Rose, “Use Somebody” by Kings of Leon,
  • Finale – Lee & the boys sings “It’s My Life” by Bon Jovi The girls begin, the boys joint in on “My Life Would Suck Without You” by Kelly Clarkson

Detailed Liveblog of tonight’s concert at Idol Chatter HERE.

Reviews: from Toledo Blade HERE. The Detroit News HERE,

Videos: Idol Chatter interviews with Didi Benami, Andrew Garcia, Tim Urban, Katie Stevens, Siobhan Magnus (Siobhan wanted to sing “Helter Skelter” and Janis Joplin on tour, but the managers said it was “too old” for her), Aaron Kelly, Michael Lynche, Casey James, Crystal Bowersox, Lee DeWyze.

VIDEOS: A whole bunch of partials can be found HERE. Even More snippets HERE. Longer vids after the jump.

VIDEOS and Live Blog after the JUMP..

Didi – Terrified

Katie – Here We Go Again

Katie – Fighter (partial)

Tim Urban – Better Days

Tim Urban – Viva La Vida

Siobhan Magnus – Paint it Black

Siobhan Magnus – Paint it Black

Siobhan Magnus – Spiderwebs

Siobhan Magnus – Stockholm Syndrome (partial)

Aaron Kelly – Somebody Like You

Aaron Kelly Fast Cars and Freedom

Aaron Kelly – Walking in Memphis

The Climb – Bottom 6

My Love – Michael Lynche – Partial

Casey James – “I Got Mine”

Casey James – “Don’t”

Casey and Mike – Have You Ever Really Loved a Woman

Casey – Used to Love Her

Crystal – What’s Up

Crystal – Come To My Window

Crystal – Up to the Mountain

Lee – Beautiful Day

Lee – Treat Her Like a Lady – Partial

Lee – Hallelujah – Partial

Lee – Use Somebody


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