The Idol Radio Show

Brent Natzle (DJSlim) & Zip Allen

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

All Episodes

And the winner is!! Chayce wins the show. Lots of mainstream artists appeared and the Top 3 were excellent. The Pod:

May 24

1 hr

Top 4 discussion. America gets the vote wrong. Quick show due to family emergency. 

May 17

30 min 58 sec

Likely the best American Idol show ever. They were all great but Grace Kinstler still stood out. Oh what a night! Enjoy thePod:

May 10

1 hr 3 min

The Idol Top 7 is chosen. @GraceKinstler had a moment tonight and we have an exclusive interview with her! Enjoy the Pod:

May 3

1 hr 6 min

The 2020 Come Back Show. Underwhelming, but Arthur Gunn, Louie Knight, Olivia Ximines, and Aliana Jester stood out and one will join the 2021 Top 10. 

Apr 20

51 min 59 sec

The Top 9 come thru!  Alyssa Wray had a moment and we have her interview! Casey Bishop, Hunter Metts, and Caleb Kennedy stood out. 

Apr 19

1 hr 8 min

Top 10 revealed based on the votes. Judges add 2 more. Strong opinions within. 

Apr 13

1 hr 6 min

Top 16 revealed. Only 12 will be left tomorrow. We tell you who and why. 

Apr 12

1 hr 9 min

Solos & Duets Part 2. Colin, Hunter, Caleb, Chayce were strong. Casey Bishop killed it. HUGE AI Twist news!

Apr 6

1 hr 2 min

Interview with Alanis Sophia near the top. Cassandra Coleman and Alyssa Wray joined her in our Top 3 Solo/Celebrity Duet performances. The Pod:

Apr 5

1 hr 6 min

The Top 24 is finalized. Our Power 10's are revealed. 3 Guys impressed tonight. Voting starts next Sunday! 

Mar 30

1 hr 6 min

Show Stopper round yielded half the Top 24.  @AlanisSophia and Casey Bishop killed. Despite some weird cliffhanger stuff, they arent going anywhere! 

Mar 29

1 hr 5 min

Duet night had some killer performances. Top 10 is gonna be really strong. Slim and Zip give you the first Power 5. 

Mar 23

1 hr 5 min

Zip was sick so The Queen stepped in and helped Slim with the first night in Hollywood!

Mar 22

1 hr 8 min

Final Audition Show. Brianna Collichio choked up Zip and the judges. Top 24 talent throughout. Enjoy the POD:

Mar 15

1 hr 9 min

Audition night 4 was talent loaded. Alyssa Wray closed with a killer performance to cap it off. Enjoy the Pod:

Mar 8

1 hr 11 min

Audition night 3. @alanissophia (Zip's hometown girl!) won the night. Two guys with talent got axed. Unreal. We let you hear why.

Mar 1

1 hr 6 min

Idol 2nd Audition Show loaded with talent. If you missed the show, don't miss the POD:

Feb 22

1 hr 6 min

Audition show #1, Season 19. Contender or Pretender? DJ Slim and Zip take you through.  Season 14 star Alexis Gomez closes show with her new hit song "What is Love" Enjoy. #AmericanIdol 

Feb 15

1 hr 2 min

Our Harlem Angel, Just Sam, deservedly won American Idol for 2020. Tough year with the at-home circumstances but she did her thing and America loved it. Arthur Gunn pulled out 2nd and gets a recording contract too. 

May 2020

59 min 17 sec

Idol fixed the production on the remotes. This show sounded WAY better. Just Sam, Grace Leer,  Sophia, and Julia made it a Ladies night.

May 2020

56 min 3 sec

American Idol Top 20 performed from home. ABC produced songs AFTER judges saw raw performance. Was uneven and with 20 in 2 hours, probably not fair, but we break down who is moving on

Apr 2020

56 min 2 sec

This is Me Part 2. Grace Leer made T20. We're going 20-Winner in 4 weeks? We play inspiration for those that dont make T10 AND for those that dont win. Jax closes with tribute to NY from a NJ gal. Stay safe. 

Apr 2020

56 min 3 sec

Adam from Adam and the Metal Hawks discussed his new band,  his new album release (this Friday!) and his overnight success that only took from American Idol in 2015 until now. They rock. You WILL enjoy the POD:

Apr 2020

56 min 5 sec

Idol says we have to vote already! Grace or Lauren! Both should have made it. But Grace, Olivia, Arthur Gunn, and Zip's home girl Aliana all killed it!

Apr 2020

56 min 4 sec

Idol Final Judgement part 1 saw 9 of Top 20 get through. Some strong performances but we agree Just Sam and Jonny West tie for performance of the night. The Pod:

Mar 2020

56 min 7 sec

Hollywood Solos lead to our Top 40 next week in Hawaii. We recap and have the highlights. Enjoy the Pod:

Mar 2020

56 min 2 sec

Hollywood Night 2. Groups out. Duets in. A few powerhouse performances with Cyniah and McKayla stealing the show with The Prayer. The Pod:

Mar 2020

56 min 3 sec

Hollywood Week Round 1. ABC doing great job showcasing the top people. We have all the highlights and commentary on the POD

Mar 2020

56 min 4 sec

Final audition night. A few of the top ones were on but Gilberto stole the show! Big concern is what happens 3/30 when Live Shows are to start... will Idol end in August?

Mar 2020

56 min 2 sec

American Idol audition night 4 featured some of the Top singers including Zippy’s new fav Olivia Ximines. The Pod:  Hosts : Brent Natzle & Zip Allen

Mar 2020

58 min 57 sec

Idol auditions continue. Strong talent so far. Lotsa T20 on this show. Check it out! The Pod:

Mar 2020

58 min 56 sec

Idol Radio recaps first 2 audition shows. Talent level is very strong. Catch up with the POD:Hosts : Brent Natzle & Zip Allen  

Feb 2020

58 min 57 sec

American Idol ended it’s most talented season with another WGWG winner. Congrats Laine Hardy. Your hosts are waiting for Alejandro’s release. The Final Pod with all the highlights:  

May 2019

58 min 55 sec

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 next week. The Pod:  

May 2019

58 min 55 sec

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 up. The Pod:  

Apr 2019

58 min 55 sec

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:  

Apr 2019

58 min 55 sec

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 Pod:  

Apr 2019

58 min 55 sec

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

Apr 2019

58 min 58 sec

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 Pod:  

Apr 2019

58 min 58 sec

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

Apr 2019

58 min 58 sec

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

Apr 2019

58 min 58 sec

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:  

Mar 2019

58 min 56 sec

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

Mar 2019

58 min 57 sec

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

Mar 2019

58 min 57 sec

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 though. The Pod:  

Mar 2019

58 min 58 sec

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 name). The Pod is fun!:  

Mar 2019

57 min 34 sec

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.  

Mar 2019

58 min 57 sec

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

Mar 2019

58 min 57 sec

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 Wars numbering 16. The Pod:  

May 2018

58 min 57 sec