Archive | February, 2008

Vocal Masterclass Discussion Thread For American Idol Season 7 Top 10 Gals


Similar to last evening, I was unable to see the Top 10 female performances; however, I did manage to capture the recaps at the end of the show. The ladies seemed in fine form, but it is so difficult to gain a full assessment of their performances from a 15 second clip. So, readers, I […]

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Vocal Masterclass Discussion Thread For American Idol Season 7 Top 10 Guys


So I missed part of the show this evening because of personal musical obligations. However, I did see the recap and it seemed that there were some interesting surprises within the male performances tonight. Personally, David Archuleta absolutely blows my mind when I hear the depth and maturity of his vocal skill.  I thought that […]

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Vocal Masterclass Discussion For Top 24 Elimination Night Of American Idol Season Seven


Well, that’s that. No big surprises tonight. Hopefully the ladies will do better next week without the flu and with this first big week behind them.  Ditto for the guys, yet, overall, I thought the male performances were visually and audibly more impressive than the female performances. The mother in me wanted Garrett to stay […]

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Vocal Masterclass Discussion Thread For American Idol Season 7 Top 12 Gals


Well. the ladies were not better or worse than the guys last evening.  Like last evening’s all male performances, there were some brilliant female vocalists and some not so stellar singers.  The show seemed to pick up steam midway through the two – hour song fest. Generally, all the ladies came well equipped with a solid […]

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Vocal Masterclass Discussion Thread For American Idol Season 7 Top 12 Guys


Hi all: Well here we are-finally!  The Top 12 guys are set to perform and I look forward to finally hearing a full performance from all of these talented singers. Please share your opinions on the Top 12 Male performances and I promise I will add to the -hopefully-lively discussion. Vocal Masterclass articles will resume […]

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Josiah Leming on MTV.COM


As promised, the very talented American Idol Season Seven Top 50 competitor, Josiah Leming,  is now being featured on MTV.COM. The Executive Producer, of MTV.COM News, James Fraenkel, is very committed to ensuring the ongoing musical success of Josiah Leming. Here is the link to the MTV.COM article, followed by a live link to the MTV.COM […]

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Josiah Leming: The Media Comes A-Knocking.


 Well it appears that the Josiah Leming lovefest is gaining steam, as this exceptionally talented Top 50 competitor from American Idol Season Seven has landed a television performance spot on the Ellen Degeneres Show on Tuesday February 19th, 2008.   I am ensuring that my DVR is ready to go and so should you because this young […]

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American Idol Season Seven: Full Of Surprises


Well, let the madness begin! Is anyone else out there disappointed that the rumored Top 24 list of American Idol Season 7 does not include Cardin McKinney or Josiah Leming? I was immediately drawn to these two singers for various reasons – most of which had to do with immense talent and unique artistry. If […]

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