For those who need some reading material to tide them over before the second round of The Sing-Off, the show got plenty of coverage in major media outlets today and yesterday. Check out the links below, and be sure to come back here later for a post-show review of tonight’s episode.
-The New York Times express a mix of popular and unpopular sentiments coming out of the first episode.
-Entertainment Weekly seems keen on the first offerings of the show, if not so keen on MAXX Factor.
-Zap2it has notes on how The Sing-Off bettered NBC’s typical ratings for Monday night, but still didn’t help the network rival the CBS line-up.
-The Boston Globe focuses on The ‘Bubs…
-NPR touts The Sing-Off as “the one show a cappella nerds see in heaven.”
-The San Fransisco Chronicle shares some a cappella love, with pro-Sing-Off sentiments and a bit of anti-Glee commentary.