More on the French

Her absent minded mic-check was ten times better than any apparently finished article so far in the last week, so we just whipped to...

There are times in this contest where …

... you just have to stand up and admit you were wrong. This, Europe, is one of those moments. For months I was of the opinion...

Ecoutez… we have a contender from the Latins

I've just heard the French sound check (not even the real rehearsal) and I've got goose bumps. No Eurovision performance has ever had this...

And La France

Franko: Here we go again. Another song I actually like that's given an unremarkable presentation and likely to finish in the bottom five. There's...

The French are channeling OnEurope

I think I get this now. It's a long haired guy looking all wistful into the camera and overacting slightly whilst an oddball bald...

France – but not as we know it …

Nick: I've come to learn something in the days I've been in Helsinki, land of contrasts. There are 42 competing delegations here, and they...

A little bit of yes, a little bit of no

I had the pleasure of sitting next to Phil Colclough, OnEurope during the UK rehearsal, which is his first sighting of it live. He...

Now the wireless has died so …

... only us P1's can talk mweahahaha! This is going to be brief though as we have lots to do tonight and WEDNESDAY we are on...

Afternoon Musings!!

France - out of Order... Ortal is just ordinary - the song is just bland - there is minimal voice from her - but...

Eurovision 2003 – Second Rehearsals Part One

Netherlands Well she has been practicing!!. The more that I look at this, the more that I get the sense that this could well be...