If you happen to be in the neighborhood, Neighborsgo has released an invitation to their Jason Castro watch party Tuesday night at Rowlett High School – combined with Jason’s 21st birthday celebration. Doors open at 6:30.
About time. Great article highlighting the Class of 2008 inductees. According to http://leonardcohenfiles.com, his songs have been covered by more than 1,300 artists around the world in 40-plus years. Many were first introduced to his music through Judy Collins’ 1966 version of “Suzanne,” but other major artists who have recorded Cohen songs include “Bird On
New York Post bloggers Melissa Jane Kronfeld and David K. Li lament the loss of Danny Noriega (join the club) and wonder why Asia’h is gone (which I’ll explain to them at the first club meeting.) Right now, they think Jason’s the contestant with momentum: Jason Castro’s “Hallelujah” really moved the judges. He’s not yet
Round-Up of the Top 12 from Julie Hinds: • • Jason Castro, 20: A drummer from Texas who likes to strum a folksy guitar onstage, Jason has won the hearts of fans with his post-millennium hippie flair and his super-cool dreads. Unlike most “Idol” contestants, he really seems to be doing this for a lark
We had an unofficial little poll of Beatles songs Jason might choose to sing. It was far from complete; I wish I had included Another Girl. But it probably wouldn’t have mattered as there were some very definite favorites. There’s no way of knowing if people were voting for the Beatles songs they loved best
According to Canadian news source The Calgary Herald, Jason Castro is the one to beat. In an article entitled Hollywood & Line, Benjamin Eckstein writes: If you were not one of the millions who watched this week’s shows and missed Jason Castro’s cover (he’s the one with the dreads) of Leonard Cohen’s haunting Hallelujah, you
The time between results night and the next performance show is always interminable. When all the post-show coverage dies down there’s not much to do but ponder Jason Castro’s jeans, as I found myself doing last Tuesday morning. That and wondering whether anyone would ever find our blog. And here we are, less than a