Jerusalem Eurovision hosting remains in balance

With organisers warning fans not to book flights to Jerusalem, and thinly veiled warnings to those hoping to make political capital from the 2019...

Why your favourite didn’t win Eurovision – Part 3: Close, but...

They may be close, but in the third part of my look back, the Juries begin to upset me! 10th Moldova Avg Jury Position  – 15.40 ...

Why your favourite didn’t win Eurovision – Part 2: Mid-table

And so, at a snail's pace, we move onward to the middle part of the scoreboard. Also-rans ... or have we all missed something? 19th...

Why your favourite didn’t win Eurovision – Part 1: The lower...

As has become traditional, I will try to give you some insight into why Europe talked the shits about your national representative. You might...

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Making your mind up – Do Eurovision petitions work?

When did you last sign a petition? My guess is 'not long ago'. I also suspect you didn't so much put pen to paper,...

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Caipirinha

Day 6: Back in the Bubble

Bom dia! Tudo bem? I’m back in the office this morning after a day off, giving that Phil some time to relax too. You...
Rybak

Six Eurovision winners who should have quit while ahead

Only one performer has ever won the Eurovision Song Contest twice. Johnny Logan warbled his way to victory in 1980 and 1987. This year, Norwegian power-violinist Alexander Rybak hopes to...
Record Breakers

And Day 2 begins …

This is an OnEuropean public service announcement ... Yesterday was our best day EVER in terms of page views for this blog! Thank you, thank you...
Ryan O'Shagnessy

20 times Eurovision has kept it in the family

I’ve heard it said – or rather I used to hear it being said – that the Irish have Eurovision ‘in their blood’ –...
Rybak

Boy wonder Rybak is bak!

So the Rybak opens the second semi final and the Norwegian package is pretty much ready to go. We missed the first run-through, but...

VIDEO VAULT

Dull and Duller?

We usually put things into the vault because they are rubbish (in our humble opinion because you lot aren't giving any suggestions!!) but on...

Surfen…. Surfen…. FRG?!?

Quick Video Vault Update!   So, NickD of this parish says ... "How about putting something truly HIDEOUS into the Vault, just for gits and shiggles?" Well, as...