Tag Archives: Emotional

‘American Idol’: On the Scene for the Show’s Emotional First Live Elimination

Monday night’s “American Idol” elimination round lowered the number of contestants left on the show to just 10, but raised the level of emotions to 100. Mara Justine and Compton resident Marcio Donaldson were sent home, as were country singer Garrett Jacobs and Johnny Brenns, who made his first official stage appearance as a musician on the show. While none ...

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Jonathan Wilson – Rare Birds album review: An emotional tidal wave

He pulls that off quite superbly here. Inspired by the multi-tracked perfection of Trevor Horn but with its heart and soul in American 1970s rock, Rare Birds transcends its central theme – a failed relationship – in a flurry of uplifting, gospel-tinged pop (There’s A Light), swooping, George Harrison-style guitars (Rare Birds) and a clutch of achingly good ballads. The ...

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