The 11th season of American Idol starts tonight. Aerosmith front man Steven Tyler, Jennifer Lopez, and Randy Jackson all return as judges. The season begins with the auditions usually considered is the best part of the show.  The question is will anybody still watch this season? 
American Idol returns with a two night event tonight and tomorrow.   The judges have traveled to Savannah, Aspen, Galveston, Pittsburgh, Portland, San Diego and St. Louis in the hopes of finding the next American Idol.

Auditions happen on Wednesday, Jan. 25 at 8pm,  Thursday, Jan. 26 8pm, Wednesday, Feb. 1 8 pm, Thursday, Feb. 2 8pm and Wednesday, Feb. 8 8pm on FOX.  There is also a special broadcast Sunday after the NFC Championship game.

Check out these links to sneak peek some of the auditions.

Should you want to schedule your DVR for American Idol, here is the entire season.

Wednesday, Jan. 18 (8:00-10:00 PM) Season Premiere, Part 1
Thursday, Jan. 19 (8:00-9:00 PM) Season Premiere, Part 2
Sunday, Jan. 22 (10-11PM ET/7-8 PM PT) Auditions Episode (Special Broadcast)
Wednesday, Jan. 25 (8:00-9:00 PM) Auditions Episode
Thursday, Jan. 26 (8:00-9:00 PM) Auditions Episode
Wednesday, Feb. 1 (8:00-9:00 PM) Auditions Episode
Thursday, Feb. 2 (8:00-9:00 PM) Auditions Episode
Wednesday, Feb. 8 (8:00-9:00 PM) Auditions Episode
Thursday, Feb. 9 (8:00-9:00 PM) Hollywood Round, Part 1
Wednesday, Feb. 15 (8:00-10:00 PM) Hollywood Round, Part 2
Thursday, Feb. 16 (8:00-9:00 PM) Hollywood Round, Part 3
Wednesday, Feb. 22 (8:00-10:00 PM) Performance Challenge
Thursday, Feb. 23 (8:00-9:00 PM) Semifinalists Announced
Tuesday, Feb. 28 (8:00-10:00 PM) Semifinalists Perform/400th Episode (Special Broadcast)
Wednesday, Feb. 29 (8:00-10:00 PM) Semifinalists Perform
Thursday, March 1 (8:00-10:00 PM) Results Show; Finalists Announced & Judges’ Wild Card Picks Revealed (ET live/PT tape-delayed)
Wednesday, March 7 (8:00-10:00 PM) Finalists Perform
Thursday, March 8 (8:00-9:00 PM) Results Show; First Elimination (ET live/PT tape-delayed)