By John Katsilometes
This finding-a-niche-in-Las-Vegas approach seems to be working well for Taylor Hicks. Formally and finally announced this morning is Hicks’ return to Indigo at Bally’s, the venue of his well-received summer stint and entry point to a Strip residency. In what is specified as a yearlong commitment, Hicks is back Oct. 17-Nov. 12 . . . → Read More: Taylor Hicks settles in for yearlong run in Indigo at Bally’s
The main musical act of the 2012 Republican National Convention was none other than Taylor Hicks, backed by the G.E. Smith Band led by Taylor’s musical Director Brian Less.
After a round of media interviews earlier in the day. Taylor took the stage just before the now legendary speech by Clint Eastwood. Taylor had the . . . → Read More: Taylor Hicks performs at the 2012 Republican National Convention
Taylor Hicks’ first residency at the Indigo, Bally’s, Las Vegas was a huge success and met with rave reviews from the Vegas press and fans alike. Backed by a six-piece band featuring guest guitarist Jamie McClean of Jamie McClean Band, Taylor roared through a set featuring Classic Rock, American Idol favorites, and songs by Quintessential Vegas artists such as Elvis Presley and Frank Sinatra. . . . → Read More: Taylor Hicks completes his first residency at Bally’s Las Vegas
Taylor Hicks Performs at Panoply Arts Festival Huntsville, AL April 29th, 2012 . . . → Read More: Taylor Hicks at Panoply – Audio
The Birmingham, Ala., native has signed on with Caesars Entertainment-owned Bally’s Las Vegas Hotel and Casino for a three-month residency starting June 26. “It’s a true full-circle moment for me,” Hicks tells The Hollywood Reporter. . . . → Read More: Taylor Hicks announces Residency at Bally’s Las Vegas
Taylor stopped by Fox 17 Nashville 0n Friday, Feb 24, 2012. As the highlight of American Idol week, Taylor chatted about Idol and his new home in Nashville. He also performed “Country Living”, a song by Jamie McLean.
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Taylor will be going on the road to play a few dates with . . . → Read More: Taylor Hicks performs “Country Living” on Fox 17 Nashville
Things have been quiet on the Taylor Hicks front lately, as he has been preparing material for his new album. Taylor has moved to Nashville and has been working with various songwriters and reviewing songs to gather material. We are guessing the sound will be a country-rock-blues hybrid. Keb Mo has been mentioned as a . . . → Read More: Taylor Hicks Readying New Album for 2012
Taylor was the featured performer at the Break N Bread Festival held at Railroad Park, Birmingham, Alabama on October 9th, 2011. Download audio below by right-clicking the links: . . . → Read More: Audio: Taylor Hicks at Break N Bread Festival, Birmingham, AL 10-9-11
Taylor played a rousing show at the Flamingo Room in Houston, Texas on 9/16/2011. Many thanks to Bonnie C. who recorded the set. Taylorography has split and tagged the songs for easy playback on your media devices. . . . → Read More: Audio of Taylor Hicks Flamingo Room set
The legendary Flora Bama, sometimes known as “The Last Great American Roadhouse”, held a Labor Day Weekend concert featuring Taylor Hicks, with special guests Rollin In The Hay and Spoonful James. Tropical storm Lee put a damper on what was planned to be an outdoor beach concert, but the festivities were moved inside. . . . → Read More: Fun at the Flora Bama