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Idol Radio Show

98 EpisodesProduced by Brent Natzle (DJSlim) & Zip AllenWebsite

Hilarious commentary on American Idol every Sunday & Monday @ 11PM ET with Brent Natzle (DJSlim) & Zip Allen.

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Idol Radio Show Podcast 2/23/20

February 24th, 2020


Idol Radio recaps first 2 audition shows. Talent level is very strong. Catch up with the POD:

Hosts : Brent Natzle & Zip Allen

Idol Radio Show Podcast 5/19/19

May 20th, 2019


American Idol ended it’s most talented season with another WGWG winner. Congrats Laine Hardy. Your hosts are waiting for Alejandro’s release. The …

Idol Radio Show Podcast 5/5/19

May 6th, 2019


American Idol Top 6 night delivered. All were good. Some nearly great. Only Jeremiah went home as Laci was “saved”. Five sing it out for the finals …

Idol Radio Show Podcast 4/28/19

April 29th, 2019


American Idol Top 8 went to Top 6 on Queen night. Some great performances and some, well…. Laci won the night but Jeremiah and Laine also stepped …

Idol Radio Show Podcast 4/21/19

April 22nd, 2019


Idol does Disney. Pretty sure we were more fun. MVD slayed it. Laine getting all the votes and Alejandro is the best artist of the bunch. The POD:

Idol Radio Show Podcast 4/15/19

April 16th, 2019


American Idol and America chose the Top 10. Ashley Hess was hosed but we mostly agree. Highlights from both Sunday and Monday shows are here: The …

Idol Radio Show Podcast 4/8/19

April 9th, 2019


Duet night 2: Jeremiah, Dimitrius, Alejandro, and Evelyn stood out. We release our predictions. Check the Pod:

Idol Radio Show Podcast 4/7/19

April 8th, 2019


Duet night and some cuts. Laci, Asley, Madison strong and moved on. Bumbly with Shaggy earned our performance of the night and still went home! The …

Idol Radio Show Podcast 4/1/19

April 2nd, 2019


Was this the best #AmericanIdol show ever? Laci, Wade, Alejandro, Jeremiah, Dimitrius and Laine led the fantastic performances. The Pod:

Idol Radio Show Podcast 3/31/19

April 1st, 2019


Best night of singing so far! Lacy, Alajandro, Wade, Laine, and Jeremiah were stand outs. Check the Pod for full recap:

Idol Radio Show Podcast 3/25/19

March 26th, 2019


Hollywood Week Solos: Madison Van Denberg moves into Zip’s Top 5. Alejandro into DJ Slim’s (about time) and Laci Kaye still smokin’. Check the Pod:

Idol Radio Show Podcast 3/24/19

March 25th, 2019


Hollywood Week begins. Lacy, Alejandro slay. Laine makes a bid and Jade Flores gets totally hosed! We have it all on The Pod:

Idol Radio Show Podcast 3/18/19

March 19th, 2019


Final auditions and Dimitrius Graham won! But ABC didnt show him. We do. An Idol Radio exclusive on The Pod:

Idol Radio Show Podcast 3/17/19

March 18th, 2019


Idol Auditions continue. 3 Top Contenders were shown tonight. Zip and DJ Slim have new favs…. but not the same one. We may have a winner here …

Idol Radio Show Podcast 3/10/19

March 11th, 2019


Mucho talent on 2nite’s American Idol Audition show. Slim picked Laine, Zip picked Wade, and the shoutbox picked MVD (Madison Van Denburg’s new tag …

Idol Radio Show Podcast 3/6/19

March 7th, 2019


Idol Radio on a Wednesday? Well at least we got some push ups, Shayla Wayne, and Alajandro. He was awesome and easily the night’s winner.

Idol Radio Show Podcast 3/3/19

March 4th, 2019


American Idol Auditions, Day 1 of the new season. Outstanding? Well at least one was. Check the pod to see who and why!

Idol Radio Show Podcast 5/21/18

May 22nd, 2018


American Idol is Going Going Gone with Maddie Poppe the winner. We make fun and share the best parts of the finale of ABC’s Season 1, or in Star …

Idol Radio Show Podcast 5/20/18

May 21st, 2018


The Finale. Top 3: Maddie, Gabbie, and Caleb performed for the title. We know who will win. So check the pod and you can be the kewl kid:

Idol Radio Show Podcast 5/13/18

May 14th, 2018


The Finalists are announced after a solid performance show. Gabby, Maddie, and Caleb move on to the BIG SHOW next week. Congrats to Michael J and …

Idol Radio Show Podcast 5/6/18

May 7th, 2018


The Top 7 shrunk to 5. Gabby, Caleb, Maddie, and Michael made tuning in fun. For all the rest- Here is the Pod:

Idol Radio Show Podcast 4/29/18

April 30th, 2018


The Top 10 took on Disney Classics and 3 were eliminated based on real time voting. The top 7: Gabby, Caleb, Cade, Catie, Maddie, Michael, and …

Idol Radio Show Podcast 4/23/18

April 24th, 2018


The American Idol Top 10 show was a great format and a lot of fun. We lost Mara but America’s 6 picks: Gabby, Cade, Maddie, Caleb, Catie, and …

Idol Radio Show Podcast 4/22/18

April 23rd, 2018


Idol Top 14 sang for your votes. It’s a Gabby Barrett world and we are just livin’ in it. Michael, Catie, Jurnee and Maddie impressed too. The Pod:

Idol Radio Show Podcast 4/16/18

April 17th, 2018


Top 14 is finalized on Celeb Duet Nite 2. DJ Slim and Zip pick their Top 5 and winners. Mara Justine, Ada Vox, and Jurnee raised the roof 2nite. …

Idol Radio Show Podcast 4/15/18

April 16th, 2018


The rest of the Top24 Solo night. Not as strong as last week but Maddie, Alyssa, Mara, and Jurnee show it should be a big year for the ladies.. …

Idol Radio Show Podcast 4/9/18

April 10th, 2018


Top 12 Group 1 Duets and Eliminations. It’s a Gabby Barrett world people. Sugarland, Pat Monahan, and Andy Grammer were among the stars that shared …

Idol Radio Show Podcast 4/8/18

April 9th, 2018


Top 24 Group 1 nite. Gabby and Cade starred. Michael Woodard showed up and Jonny redeemed himself Big-time! Enjoy the Pod:

Idol Radio Show Podcast 4/2/18

April 3rd, 2018


Idol Showcase produced the Top 24. DJ Slim and Zip lament a few and celebrate most. Talent level is off the hook this season! The Pod:

Idol Radio Show Podcast 4/1/18

April 2nd, 2018


Idol Radio recaps LA Week Solos. 50 of 76 made it to tomorrow’s Showcase. We let ya know who to keep an eye on. The Pod:

Idol Radio Show Podcast 3/19/18

March 20th, 2018


Audition Day 4- Amelia Eisenhauer, Season 15 finalist joined us to comment. Brandon, Victoria, Amelia, Victoria, Dominique, and Marcio made huge …

Idol Radio Show Podcast 3/18/18

March 19th, 2018


Audition Night 3- Backstories aplenty, but when we got to the music Effie, Caleb, Shannon, Amelia, the Sposado Twins, and Mattie made it fun. Simon …

Idol Radio Show Podcast 3/12/18

March 13th, 2018


Idol Radio recaps Audition Night 2. Serious talent again. Mara, Michelle, Thaddeus, and Laine impressed. Check the Pod and hear why.

Idol Radio Show Podcast 3/11/18

March 12th, 2018


dol Radios Back and its better than ever and the show had a pretty good start. We rehash the highs (Maddie, Caty, Dennis, Zach, and Noah) and the …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 4/6/16)

April 7th, 2016


Idol Radio Show reviewed the #IdolFinale with special guest Joey Cook. La Porsha or Trent? Or Brian Dunkleman? See what we think and catch the …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 3/31/16)

April 1st, 2016


Idol Radio Show recaps the final 3 show. Hint: If your iTunes song is your first one- You are gone. That would be MacKenzie. Trent, LaPorsha, and …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 3/24/16)

March 25th, 2016


Idol Radio Show thinks we have a winner! The year of the girls… isnt. We break down the Top 4, say good-bye to Sonika, and see Kat still has it. Sia …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 3/17/16)

March 18th, 2016


one of the best per Zip and just ho-hum per DJ Slim. We can only ask that you listen to the pod and see how right Zip is… Maybe? There were some …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 3/10/16)

March 11th, 2016


Idol Radio Show had the #IdolTop6 results and scoops. DJ Slim and Zip nearly agreed on Bottom 2. Nearly. And we had a sing off between …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 3/3/16)

March 4th, 2016


Idol Radio doesnt hold back! Judges take over Idol again at the end. Are they right or wrong? It is your call but didnt you already make it with …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 2/25/16)

February 26th, 2016


Zip was sick. Chuck sat alongside Slim as they talked Top 10. Sonika and Dalton won the night! Catch the podcast!

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 2/24/16)

February 25th, 2016


Idol Radio Show was heard! #Merica gets to vote on more than just 2 for #Top10. We break down who impressed and who stressed. Then we had the World …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 2/18/16)

February 19th, 2016


Idol Radio was there for Duets Part Deux. And the cuts. One hose. One shaky stay. One WTH stay! We had it all plus #GingaNinja herself, Amelia …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 2/17/16)

February 18th, 2016


Idol Radio Show had Top 24 part 2 for ya! Top to bottom. Easy to tell who will be cut tomorrow right? Some good, some bad, some near great. We had …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 2/10/16)

February 11th, 2016


Idol Radio Show had the first Top 24 solos for ya. Jeneve and LaPorsha were great and Sonika and Jenna Renae right behind in our humble opinions. …

Idol Radio Show Top 24 Revealed

February 5th, 2016


With Slim away Darryl joins Zip to discuss the top 24 revealed from American Idol

Idol Radio Show Hollywood Week Solo

February 4th, 2016


This week DJ Slim is gone but Zip has Sir Darryl to replace him as the 2 of them talk about The Solo Week at the Hollywood Round

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 1/28/16)

January 29th, 2016


Idol Radio recapped Hollyweird Groups and the good, the bad, and the petty! At least it was entertaining. Hope we were too! Check the Pod

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 1/27/16)

January 28th, 2016


Idol Radio Show Recapped Hollyweird Week first cuts.. 20 seconds to Group Stage or the Airport. The great Lovey James and the Kiwi Queen herself, …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 1/20/16)

January 21st, 2016


Idol Radio was proud to have Kassy Levels as guest host. We debuted her new video Soulmates. Finally had a GREAT audition show. Emily, Amelia, Jenna …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 1/14/16)

January 15th, 2016


Idol Radio Show recapped the best audition show of the season to date. Plenty of fun and music and our special guest host was Kelsie Watts from this …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 1/13/16)

January 14th, 2016


Idol Radio Show featured 2015 3rd place winner Jax and her new hit single LaLa Land! Available on iTunes now. Worth a listen. The video features …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 1/7/16)

January 8th, 2016


Idol Radio The Farewell? Season continues with some kick butt auditions. Dalton, La’Porsha, Trent, Olivia, and Tristan impressed the guys. We had …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 1/6/16)

January 7th, 2016


The American Idol Farewell season premiered tonight as did The Idol Radio Show. DJSlim & Zip invited season 14 favorite Joey Cook on to help …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 7/8/15)

July 9th, 2015


Another Wednesday without American Idol but have no fear cause DJSlim & Chuck Ritt have all your entertainment news. No special guest tonight but …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 7/1/15)

July 2nd, 2015

Emily Brooke joined DJSlim and Chuck to promote her new cover “Careless” and to talk about what is going on in her music career! Big Brother was on …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 6/24/15)

June 25th, 2015


American Idol still isn’t on but The Idol Radio Show is still here. DJSlim and Chuck talked Big Brother, the twists and the first transgender of the …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 6/17/15)

June 18th, 2015


Slim thinks Taylor Swift should grace the new $10 bill in 2020. Brian Williams comes back to work but moved to a new assignment. Jurassic World …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 6/10/15)

June 11th, 2015


Another Wednesday and the Idol Radio Show took a look at your entertainment news. Hit up the podcast for all the fun!

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 6/3/15)

June 4th, 2015


After a short Hiatus DJSlim and Chuck Ritt breathed life into the Idol Radio Show this evening with a live show. Topics of the night – Meeting …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 5/13/15)

May 14th, 2015


Tonight a winner was crowned. Zip and Slim picked correctly, well sort of. Keith Urban had the performance of the finale and The Jacksons should have …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Tuesday 5/12/15)

May 13th, 2015


Tonight Clark and Nick went head to head as America sent Jax home. Zip and Slim discussed the night with Kristie and Chuck till a technology issue …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 5/7/15)

May 8th, 2015


A special Idol Radio Show with Slim and Chuck Ritt as Zip’s computer blew up last night. Studio performances from this season and previous seasons …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 5/6/15)

May 7th, 2015


The Top 4 performed! Zip and Slim recapped the night and another 5 was handed out, the second of the season. The consensus for next week is a …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 4/30/15)

May 1st, 2015


Artist Thursday brought us Riley Bria. Zip and Slim asked him about American Idol, life after Idol and what the future holds as well as played some …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 4/29/15)

April 30th, 2015


The Top 5 performed! Zip and Slim recapped the performances along with Kristie who is officially our JLO now. Tyanna went home and it isn’t looking …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 4/23/15)

April 24th, 2015


Artist Thursday brought us Emily Brooke, the one that got away. Slim and Zip discusses American Idol, her career, upcoming gigs as well as renamed …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 4/22/15)

April 23rd, 2015


American Idol Season 14 Episode 26 (Top 6) 4/22/15

The Top 6 performed! The Anthems were MISSING! Zip and Slim discussed the performances and Zip …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 4/16/15)

April 17th, 2015

Artists night with Trevor Douglas on the Idol Radio Show and there were technical issues. We promised a podcast and here it is.

DJSlim & Zip …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 4/15/15)

April 16th, 2015

American Idol Season 14 Episode 25 (Top 7) 4/15/15

The Top 7 performed! It should be the Top 6 but Idol is calling it the Top 7 cause ALL 7 sing. …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 4/9/15)

April 10th, 2015


Artists night with Katherine Winston on the Idol Radio Show. DJSlim & Zip Allen talked with her about American Idol, her career and even played a …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 4/8/15)

April 9th, 2015


The Top 7 performed! Qaasim went home. Zip and Slim discussed with Kristi! Tour news was announced along with our picks on who go home next week. …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 4/2/15)

April 2nd, 2015


The Idol Radio Show was graced by the beautiful Loren Lott this evening. Emily Brooke called in to prank her. It worked. Loren was stumped. Slim and …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 4/1/15)

April 2nd, 2015


The top 8 took on the Kelly Clarkson songbook. Zip thought the night was downright great, Slim not so much. At least Seavey finally went home and …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 3/26/15)

March 27th, 2015


Lovey James joined DJSlim and Zip Allen to discuss American Idol, her career and to take calls from her fans. Hit up the podcast to see how the night …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 3/25/15)

March 25th, 2015


DJSlim and Zip Allen went back to the 80’s tonight after America sent 2 contestants home. Zip thought it was a great night, Slim not so much. A …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 3/19/15)

March 19th, 2015


The Idol Radio Show brought on the beautiful barefooted Alexis Gomez to talk about her American Idol experience and help figure out what happened to …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 3/18/15)

March 18th, 2015


Adam Ezegelian and Michael Simeon joined Slim and Zip on a 2 hour special American Idol favorites show. Catch the conversation along with all the …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 3/12/15)

March 12th, 2015


The curse of the first took Sarina-Joi out of the competition. Joey and Tyanna stole the night. Poor Nick. Don’t make him wait to find out he is …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 3/11/15)

March 11th, 2015


We have our Top 12 #Idols America! Who are the contenders? Who are the Pretenders? Did they really sound that good/bad 2nite? We have it all plus …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 3/5/15)

March 5th, 2015


Four more contestants are homeward bound after American Idol results happened again. We now have the Official Top 16. Top 48 contestant Maddy …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 3/4/15)

March 4th, 2015


The first major eliminations of the season. 4 guys headed to the tarmac and had their dreams shattered which left Slim and Zip scratching theirs heads wondering what the hell America was thinking. Rayvon and Nick take …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 2/26/15)

February 26th, 2015


The Top 12 Girls performed and DJSlim, Zip Allen and Chuck tore the night apart. Joey Cook is the winner of the night. Bring on that accordion. Tough picking who will leave. Shannon, Adanna and Shi look to be on the …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 2/25/15)

February 25th, 2015


The Top 12 guys sang for America and DJSlim and Zip went through the performances. Nick and Clarke take the night for the guys. Standout performances by both. Not quite sure who will go home. Mark Andrew and Quentin are …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 2/19/15)

February 19th, 2015

Idol Radio Show brought you our Top 12 and why the same night #AmericanIdol gave us the Top 24. We explain why and bring you music the show just …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 2/18/15)

February 18th, 2015


Its Humpday and The House Of Blues happened. For some it was a great show and for others it was the end of a journey. DJSlim and Zip think Adam “Muppet” Ezegelian had the performance of the night and are unsure how well …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 2/12/15)

February 12th, 2015


Solo rounds and The Top 48. How did the contestants fair for DJSlim and Zip? A great night. Michael Simeon and Loren Lott take the top slots but …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 2/11/15)

February 11th, 2015


Group rounds continue and DJSlim and Zip thought it was a terrible night for the most part. American Idol made is fairly obvious who the favorites …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 2/5/15)

February 5th, 2015


Hollywood week picked up where it left out with the cliffhanger that didn’t pan out to much. Solo performances finished up and we moved to group …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 2/4/15)

February 4th, 2015


The contestants headed to Hollywood tonight and Slim and Zip went along for the ride. There were some highlights and some melt downs. JAX and Trevor …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 1/29/15)

January 29th, 2015


The end of auditions and Slim, Zip and Chuck Ritt were torn on the best of the night. Between Adanna and Hunter it was a tough call and there wasn’t …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 1/28/15)

January 28th, 2015


San Francisco was the final audition setting. The show brought us Rayvon who kicked it and Maddie, our Performance of the Night and not much else. Despite this episode, this is shaping up as an excellent season. Just a …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Thursday 1/22/15)

January 22nd, 2015


American Idol headed to New Orleans tonight. Chuck Ritt joined DJSlim and Zip to figure out where the talent went. Not the best of the audition …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (Wednesday 1/21/15)

January 21st, 2015


Idol Radio Show.. The Minneapolis auditions. Tightest American Idol so far. We saw some real potential and it was fun to watch. We bring you …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (1/15/15)

January 15th, 2015


Jax killed it. Lots of talent tonight but a star was born “Merica. Join DJSlim @ Zip Allen as they dissect the New York City auditions with Adam …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (1/14/15)

January 14th, 2015


American Idol returned to Kansas City and the Idol Radio show dissected the auditions and brought you their favorites of the night. Who did the guys …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (1/8/15)

January 8th, 2015


The second night of the 2 part season premiere of American Idol was on the minds of DJSlim and Zip Allen. Still no awful William Hung auditions but …

‘Idol Radio Show’ Podcast (1/7/15)

January 7th, 2015


American Idol returned to the air tonight as did the Idol Radio Show. DJSlim and Zip Allen broke down the changes to the upcoming American Idol …

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