Ace almost topless.Us magazine reportedly thinks American Idol alum Ace Young gets sexier the less he's wearing in the Broadway revival of Hair. But Young credits his naturalness in the role to his Boulder upbringing -- specifically growing up in an environment with plenty of hippies and drug ... More >>
Denver the Dinosaur rocks Australian Idol. Coloradans such as Boulder's Ace Young have had a modicum of success on American Idol. And now, a contestant on Australian Idol, the down-under variation on the TV singing-contest phenomenon, has raised Denver's profile internationally, more or less. In th ... More >>
American Idol didn't prove to be a skyrocket to fame for Boulder's Ace Young, a 2006 Westword profile subject. But three years after finishing seventh in the contest -- remember how he equated that number with the one John Elway wore? -- he's still using the show to put bread on his table. Specifica ... More >>
March forward. Today in Backbeat Online: • The Photo Atlas live at SXSW 2009. • Overcasters SXSW tour diary. • Epilogues SXSW tour diary. • Aloft in the Sundry SXSW tour diary. • Meese SXSW tour diary. Today in Cafe Society: • Appleman's cooking in Boulder tonight. • Alba Osteria exp ... More >>
From the week of September 7, 2006
Ace Young wants to keep his private parts private.
The fifteen-minute span during which each of us is supposed to be famous has been shrinking ever since Andy Warhol first offered his most memorable bon mot. In contrast, the period for which the once-famous or barely famous must suffer ignominy and embarrassment continues to lengthen, as Ace Young, ... More >>