Archives

image

23 May 2012

Jimmy Iovine Talks up Tonight’s Idol Finale!

By // TV

Let me just put it out there – I love American Idol. I love watching the kids come in, hearts on sleeves, nervous, hoping against hope they will get their …

002a0065-0000-0000-0000-000000000000_7dcb7f05-2f24-416d-b8d3-5ce208644f77_20120327063949_Justin-vs-Tony-Voice

10 April 2012

Idol v. Voice: The Battle Rounds

By // TV

I’ve already talked about my immigration to NBC’s The Voice from FOX’s American Idol, but I’m still watching the latter and as The Voice moves out of those awesome auditions …

the-voice_510

17 March 2012

… for The Voice (Part II)

By // TV

(see Part I- “Abandoning Idol…“)… which brings me to the show that’s very quickly replacing American Idol in the ratings and has long since replaced it in the minds and …

american-idol-judges

10 March 2012

Abandoning Idol… (Part I)

By // TV

Let me start this article by saying that I used to be the biggest American Idol fan around. I’ve always loved Kelly Clarkson (and always will, more on that in …

sheeps

04 October 2011

Designing the Music- a joint article with My Music

By // TV

*The following is a joint article with My Music. Go check out the original posting on our newest branch* Last week Project Runway played host to Saskatchewan- based rock band …

My TV

27 April 2011

The Power of Song Selection

By // TV

If there’s one thing you learn from American Idol it’s that song selection is everything (and that Steven Tyler is a god). That rule has never been more true than …

big-brother-12-brigade1

08 January 2011

2010 in Reality TV: the other stuff

By // TV

The Amazing Race, So You Think You Can Dance, Survivor, Dancing with the Stars, Top Chef, Project Runway and The Bachelor dominate my TV season by airing at least 2 …

1274971945_slide7

26 May 2010

Where I Stand

By // TV

I realize I have fallen behind on the many many things happening in the TV world right now. It’s finale time, which means it’s My TV Season Wrap-Up time so …

My TV

09 April 2010

The Reality Reality: Dancing, Dumbassery and some other stuff

By // TV

1) Nigel announced who the female hip hop master is going to be for the SYTYCD All-Star pool and it’s the least surprising news since he announced the male hip …

My TV

19 September 2009

Questionable Reality TV Decisions

By // TV

1) I love Ellen but don’t you think that an American Idol permanent judge should know at least something about the music industry? The recent announcement that Ellen will be …

My TV

05 August 2009

No More Ms. Nice Judge

By // TV

Paula Abdul has officially left her post as resident shoulder-to-cry-on on the American Idol judging panel. An irreconcilable contract dispute (aka being replaced by the vile but knowledgeable Kara DioGuardi) …

112439__diana_l

01 April 2009

My Favourite Idol Performance

By // TV

This is what a singer sounds like- season 8, LISTEN UP!

My TV

01 April 2009

This is American Idol?

By // TV

Last night I watched American Idol for the first time in almost 5 years. After season 3 I just sort of quit the reality juggernaut. So going back to it …