Los Angeles Idol Tour News Roundup!

Both the national and local Los Angeles media converged on the Staples center last night for the American Idols concert, which means there will be a total media bonanza coming our way. I’ll post the best of the LA interviews here.

*I’ll be updating this post all day*

  • The always awesome and hilarious Jim Cantiello reviews last night’s show for MTV HERE.   Check out his video diary including contestant interviews HERE.
  • Katie Byrne from MTV review HERE.
  • Review from Ann Powers of the LA Times HERE.
  • Karli from the block interviews: Allison Iraheta, Kris Allen, Adam Lambert, Scott MacIntyre, Matt Giraud
  • Access Hollywood’s Laura Saltman interviews Adam Lambert and Kris Allen. They answer fan questions. She pinches Adam’s butt. For realz. eta: OK, she actually stole his access pass out of his back pocket, but it looked like a grab!


  • Review from the OC Register HERE.
  • Hollyscoop interview with Kris Allen HERE. Kris has a celebrity crush on…Sharkira?
  • MTV interviews Danny Gokey who hints that he’s about to sign with a country music label, “I have a record label coming out [to Friday night’s (July 17) tour stop in Ontario, California] to see me perform, and I found a producer I want to work with. His name is Mark Bright. He produced Carrie Underwood and Rascal Flatts.” Danny, says that he has no twang, but he likes country music’s message. Read it HERE.
  • Adam Lambert talks about the band Muse with Jim Cantiello of MTV. HERE.
  • @DishofSalt twitters, “E asked Adam about Lindsay Lohan being at LA concert. Apparently she said she liked him better before and not so Glam. His response…I like the old lindsay better than the new lindsay too”. Ha ha. Great come back Adam!”
  • Kradam get their new cars! Twitpic. A Mustang for Adam, and a Hybrid for Kris.
  • Another cute pic with Laura Saltman Twitpic

Even More:

  • Video interviews with Adam Lambert from Jim Cantiello of MTV HERE.
  • Report from EOnline HERE
  • Report from Good Day LA HERE
  • Review from Yahoo’s Lindsey Parker HERE
  • Rockerazzi video interview with Adam Lambert–he keeps in touch with Slash… HERE
  • EOnline’s Watch With Kristen interviews the Idols HERE. Allison Iraheta says she’s working on her album with David Hodges,  Kevin Rudolf and Kara DioGuardi. Adam just recorded something for a soundtrack, but isn’t spilling. HERE.
  • Kris Allen talks to EOnline’s Marc Malkin about why he dropped “No Boundaries” from his tour set HERE.

Plus, after the jump, check out photos of the concert from Wire Image…

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