4 September – You are like salt on my wound

Are there entries you forget? Those songs that competed as earnestly as any other, and yet disappeared without trace once the curtain went down...

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...

Croatian Crazy talk

Mr Phil was away getting a coffee, so he left me in charge, and armed with just thirty selective seconds of footage (and a...

Croatia – Damn that’s duuuurty

You know when you get a certain vibe from a song and you think "Cor blimey that looks good on stage"? Well I've just...

Croatia – qualification hopes may not be so crazy after all

After the delay to us seeing Macedonia, and their lack of pizzazz, Croatia dazzles from the first go. Franka is first framed in close...

Macedonian mess and Croatian class

Macedonia Macedonia (FYR) up now but we only get one showing in the press centre due to the feed not being ready, but one was...

Mo’s Eurovision Countdown 2018 – Croatia

Putting aside recent controversy about how much of this song was cut and pasted from a backing track that the creator seems to have also...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 9 – CROATIA

Crazy by Franka Croatia is another country that has flirted with a few years of success, only to back off again, and with 5 non-qualifications...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown – Part 10 – Croatia.

In this instalment of Eurovision Countdown: It appears that the Croats have remember the art of Songwriting! After last year's ... thing, this is a...

Franka gets gritty for Eurovision

With the deadline to reveal Eurovision 2018 songs fast approaching, another internal selection aired today. The Croatian broadcaster HRT, revealed details of 'Crazy', the song...