Wednesday, November 21, 2018

10 July – We sing here

We may think that a Grand Final of 26 songs is the norm now. Some of you may think this is enough, others think...

Live Blog – Eurovision 2018 second semi final

It's time for 'Fanning's Folly II - This time it's personal' - and another one of those fancy little live blogs that OnEuropean visitors...

Denmark – DR knackering staging since 2000

This could have been so much more, but instead it remains a carbon copy of the Danish national selection. I know the real people...

Denmark – that’s pretty much it

Denmark. Meh. It’s exactly the same, and I still don’t rate it. There’s a break now though, and then we have Portugal and the...

Cool and steady doesn’t win Eurovision

Rasmussen next up with his Viking ‘cut and paste’ from the Danish final. It’s IDENTICAL save for the addition of a large white flag...

Denmark – Same same, different, but still the same

I don't know what to think or type here. I love this song, and can't hide that and when I saw it in the...

Denmark – no need to even rehearse this

Denmark. It’s exactly the same as in the Danish final. That’s it. I’m off to stalk Mladen from Serbia at his press conference... Monty x [youtube...

26 April – A little kiss on the cheek

Do you like 'firsts' in Eurovision? The first song in Arabic perhaps? The first black performer? The first use of pyrotechincs? Well today I've picked...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 12 – DENMARK

Higher Ground by Rasmussen There’s an adage that if you can’t say anything nice you shouldn’t say it at all and were it not for...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown – Part 13 – Denmark

Ah, Denmark: the country whose Eurovision past is as rich as a full bodied Rioja ... punctured by the abomination that was Emilie De...