Paper? – Foolscap or A1?

This has all of the ingredients of a good song. It has a decent enough tune, a singer that has a lot of experience...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown – Iceland

Paper by Svala There’s a fiendishly difficult Eurovision pub-quiz question that you can leave your contributions to in the comments below: name all the family...

Eurovision Countdown 2017 – Part 3

It's only us, your ever helpful OnEurope preview party go-ers. We're back to spew forth our thoughts on the songs competing in the 2017 Eurovision...

Svala keeps it in the family for Eurovision

When Svala performs 'Paper' at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest, one person cheering her on will know exactly what she's going through. Her father - Bo...

Iceland – Second semi-final results

Six songs took part in the second semi-final of Söngvakeppnin 2017. Three qualified for next week's final. We also learned that one song from the two heats...

Iceland Semi Final 1 result

The first semi Final of Songslippers fluffykittens.... as only we call it, happened on the 25th Feb.  Results are thus :

Wrapping up the first semi

Montengro: Now I quite like this as a song. It brings variety to the line up even if it’s not what I’d usually listen...

Delicious Icelandic darkness

A big set-up for Greta and only two runs through. It’s not hugely changed from the Icelandic final: the start seems darker with a longer...

If she hears the voices she can’t concentrate

This seems to have split opinion in the press centre. Russia have definitely stolen all of her power and thunder with the visual effects...

ESC birthdays 29 March – I don’t know what either

Fan favourite. Are there two words that you love more? You know that song. It gets your average fan hooked in the second bar...