Monday, November 19, 2018

But that’s the limit and I clam up

More profound words today from our lucky random video. I think the lyricist for today's video did that in more ways than one, as...

10 June – Are we going to lose it all?

Have you missed me? I've missed you all, and the chance to revive some obscure track, just because its singer has a birthday. But we've...

What does the web predict for tonight’s semi-final?

Tonight, Eurovision Song Contest fans get to settle down with the first slice of the 2018 competition. Nineteen songs will compete for ten Grand...

Belgium – That’s a lot better thanks

Sennek has upped her game since her first rehearsal but, quite frankly, that wouldn't take much. I'm still not convinced that the opening shot...

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...

Belgium – all alone and in the danger zone again

Belgium! Oh. I love this song but I’m not sure about this presentation. Sennek is out on the bridge, the first performer to leave...

Belgium – what on God’s green earth was that?

I appreciate that it's a first rehearsal, and I also appreciate that it's 12:26 in the afternoon, but Sennek puts Albania in a much...

10 April – We gonna ra-pa-pap, ra-pa-pap

OK, I went for quirky yesterday. I might have gone safer today. Or I might have gone quirkier today. Or I might have picked...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 7 – BELGIUM

A Matter of Time by Sennek Sennek is the stage name of aspiring musician Laura Groeseneken. Although she’s landed one of the biggest gigs of...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown – Part 8 – Belgium

Both parts of Belgium seem to be getting this contest at last.  After all, even the UK is borrowing one of their backing singers. Sennek...