And TALENTED, Billboard, do not forget talented!

If you want to skip right to the good part: Jason Castro — The dreadlocked guitar strummer was charming enough to score a fourth-place finish during season 7 and land an Atlantic Records album release, but rarely has there been an Idol contestant who seemed less interested in the machinery of fame. Castro melted hearts

Some more from SXSW

Huge thank you to @CinderblockDFW for having us, we had such a good time playing the Block Party! Peace out sxsw ✌🏻 — CASTRO (@CastroTheBand) March 19, 2017 Nice picture! (But where’s the bootleg?) (What do you mean, there’s no bootleg?!?!) (If you see any bootleg, let me know, please…)   There’s also a

I agree with this placement…

From Idol Chatter, “The Top 10 Post-American Idol Songs” (of 2016, that is): “Automatic” by Castro: The best song on the very fine debut EP from Casto, which includes Jason (4th on Season 7 of Idol), brother Michael (a contestant on Seasons 8 & 9) and younger sister Jackie. Dang, does she sound great on

A “don’t miss” interview piece from Billboard

Jason on touring with his sibs: […] Jason says he couldn’t be happier. “There’s no one else I’d rather travel with,” Castro tells Billboard. “Truth is, being on the road is a challenge for anybody with anybody and being with family kind of makes it a lot easier. It at least makes it feel a

New acoustic “Rock ‘n’ Roll” video!

Oops! That’s just an image. The video is (for now) exclusive to Crave, so you’ll have to click over there to hear and see it–but that’s fine, because there’s a nice little piece to go with: [T]he intimate black and white video shows Castro’s gorgeous three-part harmonies as they seamlessly trade-off the powerhouse lead vocals