Posts Tagged ‘Casey James’

Casey James, Hanna Barbarians Among Those Honored At Panthys

Jeff Prince
The culmination of Fort Worth Weekly‘s annual music awards is “The Panthys” ceremony held last night at Queen City Music Hall. Now in its 16th year, the music awards ceremony draws a big crowd of local musicia...

Idol schmidol. Casey James is still a force on the pop music landscape.

2013 Hall of Famers

Casey James and Ken Shimamoto are this year’s inductees.
As part of our Music Awards every year, we induct outstanding members of Fort Worth’s scene into the Fort Worth Music Hall of Fame, a metaphoric institution peopled by the likes of Delbert McClinton, Vaden Todd Lewis, Dewey R...

Casey James Back

Jeff Prince
Season 11 of American Idol is ginning along, introducing viewers to a new batch of singers, all but a few of them extremely average. Meanwhile, one of the best former Idol contestants is back among us. Fort Worth’s own Ca...

American Idol Sex Goddess Hearts Local Guy

Jeff Prince
This beautiful actress-singer-sex goddess told a Fort Worth guy she loved him. And it wasn’t me. Doh! That’s right, Jennifer Lopez said, “I love him!” while Fort Worth musician Tim Halperin was playing...

American Idol Conspiring Against Casey James?

Jeff Prince
The American Idol judges are trying to pull a fast one – they want America to vote for Crystal Bowersox or Lee Dewyze. That leaves hometown boy Casey James twisting in the wind unless America bucks the system and votes big fo...

Casey James In Stockyards Parade Rain Or Shine

Jeff Prince
God must be crying tears of joy for Casey James. Why else would He soak Fort Worth prior to James’ homecoming parade? Not to worry — this just in from a PR flak: “American Idol contestant Casey James will appe...

Joe T’s Gets Kudos From Casey

Jeff Prince
American Idol finalist Casey James flew into Fort Worth to hobnob with fans (all captured by Idol cameras for next week’s show), and his long day began at 7 a.m. with a visit to the Fox Channel 4 news station. One of the firs...

Idol’s Casey James Almost Went Way Of Coyote

Jeff Prince
Casey James dodged a bullet last night, which can happen when you hail from a state where the governor packs a .380 Ruger handgun loaded with hollow points as protection against snakes (and the occasional coyote). Really? Hollo...

American Idol Dummies Fumble Elvis Presley

Jeff Prince
The nine finalists on American Idol showed their ignorance of Elvis Presley last night. Each got to pick an Elvis song to perform. Each is fighting for their professional lives. Each is in jeopardy of seeing the public turn on ...

FW Guitarists Riff On Idol’s Casey James

Jeff Prince
Cool Casey James made the American Idol Top 10 last night, guaranteeing the Fort Worth guitarslinger a slot on the Idol concert tour later this year. Folks around these parts have been watching James play and sing in local club...