2018

The Eurovision Song Contest 2018 will be the 63rd edition of the Eurovision Song Contest. It will take place for the first time in Lisbon, Portugal, following the country's first victory at the 2017 contest in Kiev with the song "Amar pelos dois", performed by Salvador Sobral. The contest will comprise two semi-finals on 8 and 10 May, and a final scheduled to be held on 12 May 2018 in the Altice Arena, Lisbon.

Albania picks Eurovision song for 2018

As is tradition, the first singer and song to go public for Eurovision next year comes from Albania. Even though the Austrians have revealed...

Merry FiKing Christmas everyone!

December 21st was supposed to be the longest night of the year, but believe you me, you've not sat through anything yet. Tonight, RTSH will...

Estonia’s songs have been quietly pushed out

With no warning, our chums at Estonian broadcaster ERR have previewed the semi finalists for this year's Eesti Laul.  We've blatantly lifted them from...

First acts make German Eurovision shortlist

A German blogger has named some of the acts shortlisted for the 2018 German Eurovision ticket. Next year's participant is to be selected on 22...

Sanremo ‘big names’ revealed by Italian TV

Italian TV has revealed the songs and acts who will compete to sing for Italy this year at the Sanremo festival. As always, it's...

Mauboy, Mauboy, you can call her Mauboy…..

Those of you who are traditionalists, like me, may want to look away  or recoil in horror, but that famous European country, Australia, has...

TV Slovenia gives us SIXTEEN for an EMA! – It’s like...

One of this webmaster's favourite national finals, EMA, has come round again and RTVSLO has given the world a list of songs and singers...

RTSH reveals Bum Bum and 21 others for Eurovision

The glory of picking a song and singer for Eurovision at Christmas is almost upon us. Albanian broadcaster RTSH retains its crown as the...

Latvian TV offers early Christmas pressie with Supernova previews

If you're already done with Christmas, and screaming at the telly to stop showing you that disturbing John Lewis ad with the farting monster...

Cesar to avenge the Sampson name at Eurovision

Cesár Sampson has vowed to avenge the ills showered upon his family name with a second Sampson shot at the Eurovision Song Contest. With the...