Posts Tagged ‘Contest’

The Voice: It Will Blow You Away

In Ability, Crowds, expression, Industry News, Music, Music Business, Performance, See this, Singing, You HAVE to on April 26, 2011 at 10:05 pm

NBC’s “The Voice” is a refreshing and welcomed addition to the current reality talent show competition generation. The show kicks off its maiden voyage with tonight’s season opener where four professional “coaches” of the show are faced with the challenge of stacking each of their team’s decks with 8 vocalists that will go head-to-head this season – ultimately fighting to be crowned The Voice.

The concept of the show is genius – take the smoke and mirrors, autotuners, lipstick, high heels, age limit, and dress sizes out of the equation and all you are left with is the voiceRead the rest of this entry »

Mickey Roo's Idol Contest: Three Years Strong

In Live Music Venue, Music, Singing, Try this, You HAVE to on September 17, 2009 at 9:00 am

Tucked just 20 miles south of the heart of downtown Nashville is a barbecue treasure – Mickey Roos.  This Texas Style BBQ restaurant is the perfect combination of country music, good food and a friendly atmosphere.  Mickey has been running this place long enough in Franklin to welcome a regular crowd full of characters and laughter.  It is a place where you go in and you will inevitably know someone, see your favorite waitress, and get to chat with Buddy behind the bar.  Did I mention the Texas BBQ rocks!?

Most Thursday nights, as long as the Titans aren’t playing, Mickey Roos hosts an open mic night.  This night gave way to the Mickey Roos’ Idol ContestRead the rest of this entry »

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