Wednesday, November 21, 2018

2012

The 57th Eurovision Song Contest took place in Baku, Azerbaijan.

Euphoric – but also ill…

Hello all, just a very quick post to comment on last night’s result. I’m thrilled for Sweden and Loreen which was my favourite all...

Phil explains Eurovision 2012 – 15th-11th

Ukraine. Stumped here. Thought it would have done better, had televote written all through it. Guess their trumpet didn't make them Europe's choice?! Lithuania. Clear...

Phil explains Eurovision 2012 – 20-16th

Am tapping this out at Burger King in Marylebone station #Stickingittotheman. Iceland. Perhaps Europe didn't like big overblown ballads. Oh wait. Ireland. Proof if it were...

Phil explains Eurovision 2012

Am gonna do the finalists in reverse order I think. Norway. You can't hide the fact that you are having trouble with a bad song...

Eurovision 2012 – Final results

Draw Country Language Artist Song Place Points 01 United Kingdom English Engelbert Humperdinck "Love Will Set You Free" 25 12 02 Hungary English Compact Disco "Sound of Our Hearts" 24 19 03 Albania Albanian Rona Nishliu "Suus" 5 146 04 Lithuania English Donny Montell "Love Is Blind" 14 70 05 Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnian Maya Sar "Korake ti znam" 18 55 06 Russia Udmurt, English Buranovskiye Babushki "Party for Everybody" 2 259 07 Iceland English Gréta...

The whole year for this night…

So we are here... At the press centre less than two hours to go before the show! This is the most exciting time of the...

Eurovision minus 2 – Happy Christmas everyone!

Good evening On Europeans, just time for a quickie (steady!) before we go in to the hall. We have just arrived in the press...

There is a cello ….

I've had an email from THE FUTURE, informing me of tonight's results. Having said that, it also informed me of the best place to...

My usual round of thanks.

As is traditional, it's time I thanked people!!! Firstly, to my spectacular team of 6. You have all been several shades of magnificent and compliment...

Playback….

Morning! If this was an audio blog you would learn that I am croaking that with a rasp the size of Poland. Whilst others...