Tue, Dec 11, 2018

They write the songs … for Portugal

Sticking to the idea that Eurovision is a song contest, Portuguese broadcaster RTP always likes to announce the names of the people behind the...

MTV announces Hungarian A Dal line-up

Something old, something new. Familiar faces and first timers feature in the Eurovision selection announced yesterday by Hungarian broadcaster MTV. The 2019 A Dal competition...

Australian TV reveal first Eurovision names

For the first time since Australia became the hard to explain 'guest' at the European Broadcasting Union's annual pop music contest, broadcaster SBS is...

Those Estonians – getting back into the swing of things

So, on a cold December afternoon ERR, the Estonian Broadcaster, decided to release all 24 songs for their Eurovision Selection: Eesti Laul 2019. I have...

Stockholm, we have a problem?

Swedish Television are on Manoeuvres. They have befuddled fans of the Eurovision, who in a desperate attempt to latch onto a broadcaster who is...

Srbuk lands Armenian Eurovision job

The first confirmed performer taking part at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest comes from Armenia. Tonight, during late-night talk show Lav Yereko, she was announced...

The BBC Speaks – and OnEurope listens – but will Europe

Eurovision, you decide
This morning I had the following drop into my inbox from the British Broadcasting Corporation (*dofs cap*) - Seems changes are afoot in the...

Swedish TV names 2019 Eurovision hopefuls

The Swedish Eurovision national selection - Melodifestivalen - is widely regarded as one of the best. Sure, it has its critics, but in Sweden,...

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Stockholm, we have a problem?

Swedish Television are on Manoeuvres. They have befuddled fans of the Eurovision, who in a desperate attempt to latch onto a broadcaster who is...

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Christabelle

Malta: this is how you stage a dance song

In excellent contrast to Poland, Malta now shows us what you can do with a dance track if you don’t have to accommodate a...
Eugent

Albania – If anything was ever nailed on …

... it is that Mr Bushpepa is going to qualify. Eugent has been the best thing on that stage so far today. He's effortless...
Sennek

Belgium dark but no dark horse!

SuRie’s bezzie mate Sennek up next for Belgium and the opening shot is probably not working as well as it did on paper. It’s...
Yianna Terzi and her big blue hand

Greek drama

Yianni brings us 'Oniro Mou', looking classy in a pure white floor-length gown with trailing sleeves, which she makes a feature of during the...
Elina

Projecting an Estonian qualification

Estonia. Well. If you’ve seen this in the promo video, which is the performance from the Estonian final, then you’ll know what to expect....

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Not the Eurovision Song Contest 2017

With the contest getting closer, we thought we'd brighten up your long weekend with a few of the 'near misses' that could have turned...

From Haarlem to Harlem?

Did you see what I did there? - NO? - Shame on you! It's that time of year when thoughts turn to the elderly and...