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American Idol Season 9 Top 10 Finalists Available for Interviews at the St. Pete Times Forum August 4

Interview Requests Are Currently Being Accepted
TAMPA BAY – The American Idol Live! Tour is coming to the St. Pete Times Forum this Wednesday, August 4, and the American Idol Season 9 top 10 finalists are available for interviews on behalf of the North American Tour from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Season 9 American Idol winner Lee DeWyze, runner up Crystal Bowersox, Casey James, Michael Lynche, Aaron Kelly, Siobhan Magnus, Tim Urban, Katie Stevens, Andrew Garcia and Didi Benami are all available to speak with media. Media members are encouraged to arrive to the St. Pete Times Forum by 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday.
Please note that space is limited and confirmations are issued on a first come, first serve basis. Print photography is not allowed during the press hour. However, approved photographers and electronic camera crews will be invited back to the arena to cover that evening’s live show and shoot photos and b-roll footage during a portion of the performance. Once confirmed, the show will send a letter 1-2 days prior to the live concert with a full schedule for the day.
Media members interested in attending the press hour or live show call must confirm with Michael Cilnis at B|W|R Public Relations via email at by Monday, August 2 at 10:00 a.m. PT to receive a credential pass. Names of all media covering the show are needed for approval.

Tickets: Tickets for this event are on sale now at the St. Pete Times Forum Box Office and all Ticketmaster Outlets. To order tickets by phone, call Ticketmaster at . Tickets are priced at $37.75. Ticket price includes a $1.00 donation to City of Hope. A limited number of four-pack ticket packages are available for $124.00 while supplies last. Prices do not include facility fees or service charges. For dinner reservations at Medallions Restaurant on the day of the event please call . For more information please call or visit Advanced parking passes are available at and the Box Office.  



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