April 6th, 2011
05:44 PM ET
It's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame night on "Idol."
That should bode well for our resident rocker, James Durbin, but let's see how our remaining Top 9 do with the classics.
Is it just me, or are these "Idol" weeks flying by? Seems like only yesterday we were back at the Hollywood auditions.
Anywhoo, the contestants are dwindling, and now that everyone has made it onto the tour, you wonder if they will still have that fire?
One person who won't be there to find out is Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Jeff Beck.
The Minneapolis Star Tribune reports that the guitarist was scheduled to accompany the finalists in their performances, but was unable to travel for enough rehearsals prior to Wednesday night's performance show.
"He didn’t feel it was fair to them to not be as prepared as he needed to be," his publicist told the Star Tribune in an e-mail.
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