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Barei at a Meet & Greet during the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Stockholm.

and Spain to close – yay!

Spain draws it all to a close for the day. I couldn’t place this before the rehearsal; I could see this anywhere from first...
Dinner

Dinner

I forgot to tell you about dinner: tofu pad kraprow at the local Thai restaurant, thank you very much. Bloody yummy. Monty x
Amir

A first look at France

First look at La France. Surprisingly, Amir is alone on stage. I thought they might throw something superfluous at it, but they’ve been restrained....
Highway at a Meet & Greet during the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Stockholm.

Wrapping up the first semi

Montengro: Now I quite like this as a song. It brings variety to the line up even if it’s not what I’d usually listen...
Highway at a Meet & Greet during the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Stockholm.

Monteneg-NO!

Whist it is commendable for Montenegro to be experimental yet again, I don’t think there will be too many people in Europe that will...
Fika time!

Fika time!

Fika (Swedish pronunciation: ) is a concept in Swedish culture with the basic meaning "to have coffee", often accompanied with pastries or sandwiches. A more...
Jüri Pootsmann at a Meet & Greet during the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Stockholm.

Estonia & Azerbaijan

The break’s over, and we’ve just had some nice creamy buns and taken receipt of a Gabriela Gucikova  promotional travel mug and shopping bag. Estonia:...
Samra at a Meet & Greet during the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Stockholm.

Azerbaijan – oh dear oh dear… this is not good

Samra is as flat as a badger that’s been run over by a Volvo in Gothenburg.  She’s really a very bad live singer and...
Skeppsbron Stockholm i samband med Eurovision Song Contest 2016

I’m in

Made it to the press centre just in time for – the break! Well done me. I’ve been having a lovely luncheon in the...
Minus One at a Meet & Greet during the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Stockholm.

Cyprus – They’ve clearly killed the wolf for food

As on the first run through they were cutting the shots of the wolf in but back in the 2nd and 3rd rehearsals they...