The Big, Big, Big Idols Live! Tour 2008 featuring this season’s Top 10 contestants begins in Glendale AZ on Tuesday, July 1, and I could not be more excited! Yes, I will be there and plan to live blog the entire concert. Whoopee!
Also this week, Anwar Robinson, LaKisha Jones and Jon Peter Lewis begin a two-week engagment at the Rrazzroom in San Franciso on July 1. The show is directed by Michael Orland, Idol’s musical director. Sounds interesting…
Idols and more Idols on your TV screen July 4th. Katharine McPhee and Jordin Sparks appear on Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular on NBC at 9 pm, and over on PBS, it’s Taylor Hicks on A Capitol Fourth, 8 pm.
For More Information, check out the Idol Appearances Page…
Wednesday 7/2 – David Cook appears on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno (repeat from 6/12)
Friday 7/4 – Taylor Hicks appears on A Capitol Fourth on PBS 8 pm. Katharine McPhee and Jordin Sparks appear on Macy 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular. Bo Bice and Ace Young guest on Heroes Among Us, myNetworkTV, 8 pm. NBC 9 pm. David Cook appears on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno (repeat from 5/22).
Sunday 7/6 – Clay Aiken appears in The Survival Project: One Child at a Time on CNN, 8 pm, 11 pm, 2 am.
Idols on Tour
Monday 6/30 – Constantine Maroulis, Radio Hits of 1958, The Town Hall, NYC.
Thursday 7/3 – Idols Live! Tour, SaveMart Center, Fresno, CA. Ace Young, Red Hot and Boom, Altamonte Springs, FL. Bucky Covington, Red, White and Blue Days, Charleston, IL. Bo Bice, Freebird Live, Jacksonville, FL.
Friday 7/4 – Nikko Smith, Rockin the Landing, St. Louis MO, 5 pm. Ace Young, 18th Annual Pigeon Forge Patriot Festival, Pigeon Forge, TN. Bucky Covington, Red White and Boom, Lexington, KY. Bo Bice, Twin Mansions Theater, Silver Spring. FL. Josh Gracin, Ballfield of Craig Ranch, McKinney, TX. Phil Stacey, Wild West Festival Frontier Park, Hays, KS.
Saturday 7/5 – Idols Live! Tour, Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, NV. Bucky Covington, Festival of the Bells, Hillsboro, OH. Bo Bice, Neighborhood Theatre, Charlotte, NC. Chris Sligh, Fro Patrol Picnic, Nashville, TN. Mandisa, Night Vision 2K8, Olathe Community Park, Olathe, CO. Phil Stacey, Worlds of Fun, Kansas City MO.
Monday 7/7 – Idols Live! Tour, Staples Center, Los Angeles, CA.