Support for LAist comes from
We Explain L.A.
Stay Connected

Share This

This is an archival story that predates current editorial management.

This archival content was written, edited, and published prior to LAist's acquisition by its current owner, Southern California Public Radio ("SCPR"). Content, such as language choice and subject matter, in archival articles therefore may not align with SCPR's current editorial standards. To learn more about those standards and why we make this distinction, please click here.

Arts and Entertainment

Video Lunch: Powerfox & Ponymane Take On American Idol

Before you
Dear reader, we're asking you to help us keep local news available for all. Your tax-deductible financial support keeps our stories free to read, instead of hidden behind paywalls. We believe when reliable local reporting is widely available, the entire community benefits. Thank you for investing in your neighborhood.

Titillating titans of musical industry Jackie Tohnand Jes Hudak teamed up last year to form the superpower vocal duo Powerfox & Ponymane. Since then, the local singer/songwriters have amassed a wicked covers catalogue of vocal badassery taking on today's hits, American Idol, Saturday morning cartoons, 90s TLC, Craig, and even sometimes their dads. Here's a hold-on-to-your-hat highlight from last year's AI9 Lennon/McCartney week.