American Idol Tour Scrapbook

Couldn't make it to the show? Go behind the scenes with Katharine, Taylor, Ace and the rest of the crew on – and off – the stage. By Cara Lynn Shultz with Carrie Borzillo-Vrenna and Monica Rizzo

SOUL-O STAR

After their arena gig in Charlotte, N.C., Taylor has a more intimate performance at local bar Coyote Joe's. He joined his old band, now called the Little Memphis Blues Orchestra, onstage while the other Idols rocked out in the venue's makeshift VIP section.