From the Editor’s Blog on TV Guide.com. Looks like Paula already lost one of her top picks when Alaina Whitaker was sent home this week. And Jason was ranked the #2 Male Contestant in last week’s TV Guide readers poll.
In Jason’s Top 24 interview clip posted below AND in his contestant blurb on idolsonfox.com, he name-checks Ray LaMontange as his favourite singer/songwriter (you probably didn’t need to look further than Jason’s cover of Gnarls Barkley’s Crazyto see that one coming — Ray does a plush cover of that song himself). He also cites Dallas’
Video of Jason performing Contemporary Christian artist Chris Rice’s “Clumsy”. Jason Castro – Sings “Clumsy” by Chris Rice Uploaded by jasoncastroonline From what I can determine, the video was originally posted here in January by a member of Jason’s Lake Pointe Church in Texas, so thanks to both Kevin Dooley and Jason Castro OnLine.
An article from the Rockwall Herald-Banner from June 2006, in which Jason discusses his former band, Keeping Lions, as well as his appearances in both the Hanging Onvideo and Cheyenne‘s self-titled MTV series. Rockwall Herald-Banner And an interview with Texas A & M’s thebatt.com from April 2007 about appearing on Cheyenne’s series.
Young love is sweet and makes you do questionable things, such as appearing in the video for your alleged then-girlfriend’s nauseatingly commercial (yet ultimately low-performing, with a peak U.S. chart position of 53) pop single. Cheyenne Kimball – Hanging On Released June 22, 2006 Watch for Jason at about the 2:00 mark.
For your viewing pleasure: five youtubes of varying lengths of Jason and his band,Keeping Lions, performing in Dallas. The sound quality is fuzzy and distorted, but it’s interesting to see this hard-core side of Jason’s music. Jason’s Youtube Keeping Lions myspace, featuring 3 tracks with Jason on drums Keeping Lions was previously called Charlemagne. There’s