Saturday, December 15, 2018

Depends what Brendan is dying to try……

You know in a production meeting somewhere in the bowels of Donnybrook 4, sometime between Louis Walsh o'clock and today, someone said: "I'll tell...

The Seven Strangest Eurovision Venues Of All Time

So you might think that Ukraine’s chosen venue for staging this year’s contest is a little unusual. Indeed, to the untrained eye, a convention...

Eurovision Countdown 2017 – Part 7

Every few days, our panel of ‘experts’ have shared opinions on the songs taking part in the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. We’re nearing the...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown – Ireland

Dying to Try by Brendan Murray Poor old Ireland has been clinging onto a once almost unassailable record number of wins for over 20 years...

The Irish are dying to try at Eurovision

Talk about a low-key reveal. If you wanted to make a show out of the song that will return a broadcaster to their place...

Oh you’ve got me IRE up you LAND of the horse...

So, it appears that we're not going to have a My Lovely Horse moment for the Irish at Eurovision this year because, dear friends,...

Ireland… Dear EdExcel

… It appears one of your students has written the Eurovision Entry for Ireland this year and deserves to be marked down accordingly. When you...

Will Irish eyes be smiling?

Ireland, and one of the biggest stars of this year’s contest, Nicky Byrne from Westlife. I have to be honest we’ve all been a...

Ireland – I can’t even…

…Now, based on the live performances that we have seen of Nicky, we should have known what to expect. Sadly, however, even that came...

ESC birthdays 9 Mar – Lovely lovely lovely

Do you ever come across a song that you want to do well? Really really want it to do well. But then the head...