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12 October – Everything will turn out fine

The lyric above is a good mantra to live by. We all go through dark times, but friends will help you. No matter what...
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11 October – You dare me to face the attack

Life can imitate art sometimes. For example, I'll plant this thought: Who do you think I once saw in a food court in sunny...
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10 October – We all have a bench, a tree, a street

We have a winner for you today. A winner that many hold in very high esteem. The only winner from this particular country. So...
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9 October – Yeah, twist

Today we have a real treat for you. I know there's a real fan of today's song amongst the illustrious team of writers. I...
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Spanish TV starts Eurovision song search

Spanish TV has published the rules that govern its choice of song for the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest. Viewers of TV talent show Operación Triunfo (OT)...
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Grandma’s frying fish and we’re on the plane dancing

There's nothing like a good lyric. And you could argue that the title of this article is nothing like a good lyric. But it...
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7 October – I wish I could establish a big choir

Some days my wit deserts me. I can easily pick a song. But I can't tell an interesting story about it. It might be...

A velvet box? A poster? Who would send that shite?

1980 was a weird year. Europe decided that a couple of tragic twins and a singing penguin man would finish ninth. A song called...
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All change for the French team

After three years leading the French Eurovision delegation, Edoardo Grassi has moved on. His replacement is Steven Clerima. The announcement was made yesterday through the...
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4 October – Show me your super powers

Eurovision is full of characters. Some of them we don't mind seeing after the curtain goes down. Some of them are just plain annoying. I'll...